BUICK 8 SPECIAL TRUNKBACK 1938 (1938)

£19,995

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Description

1938 BUICK 8 SPECIAL TRUNK BACK COUPE,  
Since purchased in 2013 it has undergone extensive restoration which included a body off repaint and full preparation for the "Road to Mandalay" Classic Road Rally (which it completed without issue) this included fitment of a specially designed roll cage, Aluminium rear axle Shield and gearbox Shield, Oversized tyres, Electronic ignition, Aluminium Radiator, Long range fuel tank. The body was removed, put on a rotisserie the floorpan re-plated, the body was completely repainted off the car including all wings and bolt on panels in Pearlescent Metallic red and Lilac.
The Engine was completely rebuilt by Rob Kitchen at Norfolk Classic and Sports cars in March 2017 at a cost of £6799.03 (Invoice in history file.)
There is a load of spare parts that come with this car, The 1938 Buick Shop manual is supplied in its small presentation booklet.
Originally built as a show car, but then changed it to a rally spec.
Also supplied with the car are two huge folders complete with 35 editions of "Torque Tube" the news publication for members of the 1937-1938 Buick Club.
Some of the photos are of the car whilst on the Road to Mandalay Rally.
Starts on the button, recent MOT`d and is ready to be enjoyed either as a road or rally car.
Please call for further details.

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Specs

Essentials

  • Mileage: 94,800
  • Year: 1938
  • Doors: 2
  • Body type: Saloon
  • Transmission type: Manual
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Colour: Beige

Details

  • Engine layout: Front Engined

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Shropshire Sports and Classics

Shropshire, United Kingdom

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