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1953 Buick Skylark

Convertible Car for sale by PETER'S MOTORCARS in Norwalk, Ohio 44857

$193,300

PETER'S MOTORCARS

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Classic Car Overview

Classic Car Overview

1953 Buick Skylark $193,300

Norwalk, OH Red · 8 Cylinder · 44,000 miles

 

1953 Buick Skylark Convertible. Outstanding! This is a true investment grade automobile. With many remaining undisturbed Factory Original components. Exceptional combination of original and restored. General Motors Motorama Dream Car. The Skylark was designed by General Motors Designer Ned Nickles, the project started as a personal project to customize his 1951 Roadmaster. However one day Nickles’ boss Ivan Wiles saw the drawings and liked the idea so much it was built as a show car. It was added to the Motorama line up for 1953 which included The Cadillac Eldorado, Buick Skylark, Oldsmobile Fiesta and Chevrolet Corvette. This Skylark is an exceptional original automobile with preservation work where necessary. The Skylark was built to celebrate the Fiftieth Anniversary of Buick. A special automobile by design Buick would only produce 1,690 examples. The original cost of this Skylark when new was a staggering $5,562.78. It was purchased by Mr. A.C. Sibilsky of Battle Creek Michigan for his wife Mary. Mrs. Sibilsky understood she had a very special automobile, as the incredible care from new is evident throughout. Today the odometer only shows 44,000 miles. Finished in striking Red with a Power operated Black cloth top. The interior is finished with Red and White Leather. The Checker pattern di noc decal on the dash is original from Buick and outstanding. There are many pieces and details which are original from General Motors and in outstanding factory original condition. Many standard features on Skylark were luxuries on other automobiles of the time. Skylark was powered by the 322 Cubic Inch 188 horsepower “Nailhead

1953 Buick Skylark Specifications

  • VIN

    N/A
  • Classic Car ID

    100736273
  • Stock Number

    N/A
  • Category

    American Classics
  • Condition

    Finished
  • Trim Body Style

  • Bodystyle

    Convertible
  • Doors

    Two Door
  • Suspension

  • Suspension

    N/A
  • Engine

  • Engine

    8 Cylinder
  • Drivetrain

    N/A
  • Transmission

  • Transmission

    Automatic
  • Exterior

  • Exterior Color

    Red
  • Custom Exterior Color

    N/A
  • Interior

  • Interior Color

    Red
  • Seat Color

    N/A

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