1954 Buick Skylark


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  • Well-documented, limited production special convertible
  • Single family ownership for 40 years
  • In original, unrestored condition, according to the consignor
  • One of only 836 for the 1954 model year
  • Signed mileage statement from 1981 indicating 40,515 miles
  • Showing 59,864 miles on the odometer at cataloguing time
  • Delivered new to Buick of Woodbury in Connecticut, according to included copy of original bill of sale
  • Finished in factory Baffin Green with white soft-top over red leather
  • Powered by 322 cu.-in. V-8 engine paired with a Dynaflow automatic transmission
  • Well-equipped from the factory with power steering, power brakes, power windows, power seats, power top, heater and defroster, Selectronic AM radio with power antenna, and electric clock
  • Rides on wide whitewall tires mounted to wire wheels with spinners
  • Said to have been well maintained and driven regularly
  • Includes copies of two bills of sale
  • Represents a rare opportunity to own an uncommon, mid-century Buick convertible with well-documented history—a true survivor

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