GR Auto Gallery is pleased to offer this stunning 1955 Buick Century for sale. This captivating custom Buick is powered by a rebuilt 425 CID Buick Nailhead engine-that starts right up and idles strong-featuring a Rochester 4bbl carburetor and Comup-Fire electronic ignition, all mated to a Turbo 400 automatic transmission. Power is sent to the rear wheels through a 9'' Ford rear end.
A complete body off restoration was performed on this Buick over 20 years ago and the vehicle still stands very tall in all areas. The exterior features two House of Kolor paint colors. The roof and lower body have been painted in Green Shimrin with the middle of the car being painted in a custom color mix of Green Shimrin and Organic Green. The gorgeous paint was mixed with metallic flakes to give this car an enchanting appearance. Complementing the exterior is a white pleated leather that features metallic green piping trim. Finishing off the interior is a perforated white leather headliner.
This car has had many creature comforts to make the drive more enjoyable. These include a Vintage Air air conditioning system, power steering, power brakes, and added insulation behind interior panels to reduce any unsavory road noise. The engine starts right up and idles with ease and has 18,157 miles on the clock. This stunning Buick has shaved door handles all of the way around to contribute to the sleek look of this vehicle. To increase comfort while cruising, and appearance at shows, this car has an Air Ride suspension system that can raise and lower the car on command. Further adding to the comfort and ease of driving this car, it has a 1972 Nova front clip equipped with disc brakes. In the seemingly never-ending list of features, this car has there are some secret switches that control unique actions.
In the rear chrome bumper cover, there are two switches. One is a battery connect/disconnect switch and the other is the trunk latch. Hidden within the floor is a foot-controlled button that sounds a bell. This 1955 Buick Century is truly a stunning car and would make a great car to cruise around in and show-off. Please call or email us with any questions or for more information.