20th Annual All Buick Open (Car show, not golf) June 22, 2013 in Puyallup WA

Discussion in 'BCA Events' started by cjp69, Jun 5, 2013.

  1. red67wildcat

    red67wildcat Well-Known Member

    Dry here today Jamie cloudy but dry
    Got the top down on the convertible for the morning gonna be great weather tomorrow.

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    I will be driving a Buick. :shock::bla:[/QUOTE]

    Well you almost always drive something new so Im guessing the 68 wildcat:Do No:
    Luckily the choice is easy for me anymore lol
     
  2. 65specialconver

    65specialconver kennedy-bell MIA

    I have my weather to contend with...it just stopped raining non-stop all day.Still lots of gray ugly clouds,then theres sundays weather.I'm not leaving at 5 am to get there at 10 or 11,I tried that 2 years ago....in the rain.:pp
     
  3. red67wildcat

    red67wildcat Well-Known Member

    Bummer Jamie but totaly understand, Yea I remember that year and with a new car too lol
    Best weather in a couple years hard to believe you guys got rain all day when we were dry.
    I still got a dash plaque from last year for you, I gotta see if I can do the same again this year.
     
  4. VandaLL

    VandaLL The Buick Life

    See y'all tomorrow! Jamie, hope you can make it. :beer

    Randy
     
  5. 65specialconver

    65specialconver kennedy-bell MIA

    Woke up to try to go this morning, massive fog,no way I can make it.:rant:
    Thanks Roy...could you (or someone) please grab me a 3xl shirt...or 2xl if they sell out of 3xl.:beer
     
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  6. red67wildcat

    red67wildcat Well-Known Member

    Shirt and dash plaque in my possession
    sunburns here best show in years
     
  7. TurboV6

    TurboV6 Platinum Level Contributor

    Roy
    So where's the pictures man ! Your slackin :)~

    I hear there may be a swarm of black cars coming in :beer
     
  8. red67wildcat

    red67wildcat Well-Known Member

    Be paintent show not over yet lol
    Yea lots black cars they keep showing up from the black car relocation program out of Iowa
     
  9. dl7265

    dl7265 No car then Mopar

    :rant::rant::rant::af::mad:


    DL
     
  10. cjp69

    cjp69 Platinum Level Contributor

    Fantastic weather, probably mid to high 70's and no rain, 140-150 Buicks. Lots of converts, a GSX in yellow and in white. Best in show was a 65 wildcat convert, 4 speed dual quad 1 owner. People's Choice was a red 54 Special convert.
     
  11. wormwood

    wormwood Dare to be different

    Great show! thanks to all who put it on.

    for the few people that were interested in the fuel injection that asked about fuel mileage (this was my test run for actual numbers) I traveled 220 miles round trip and burned 9.5 gallons, unbelievably that comes out to 23 MPg. keep in mind that this is in a car weighing 3,940 pounds (with my tools, my son and me in the car. yes I stopped at a truck weigh station on the trip home so it is the exact weight for this trip) and the car makes 430 HP at the rear wheels at 5,000 RPM (dyno'd not guessed). im totally blown away by this number and don't actually believe it myself so I will do more testing. feel free to follow the updates of the EFI in the X-Bodies forum.
     
  12. red67wildcat

    red67wildcat Well-Known Member

  13. cjp69

    cjp69 Platinum Level Contributor

    And Dan left out that his car looks and sounds bad ass while its getting 20+ mpg!
     
  14. cjp69

    cjp69 Platinum Level Contributor

    Good seeing you again Randy! Did you get some good pics??
     
  15. Eric

    Eric Founders Club Member

    Did Doug get the "Neon" ? One of the best shows yet! Excellent weather...
    I was wondering when the 4-speed Aqua Wildcat would get the big Kahunna.
    Beautiful car... it is!

    Eric :3gears:
     
  16. VandaLL

    VandaLL The Buick Life

    You, too! And everyone there.. it was a great time. I got a ton of pics, was organizing them when I tried to respond yesterday. It will take a bit to upload but I'll get on it! :)

    Yesterday I happened to find one of my dream Buicks for sale so I was completely focused on that... more on that later (I hope!).
     
  17. 75Riv

    75Riv A.K.A. Harry Clamshell

    Noticed this thread last week, but today I finally was able to spent some quality time to watch all the photos. Thanks for uploading :TU:
     
  18. VandaLL

    VandaLL The Buick Life

  19. cjp69

    cjp69 Platinum Level Contributor

    Nice looking Electra Randy!!!!

    Thanks for taking and posting the pics!:TU:
     
  20. red67wildcat

    red67wildcat Well-Known Member

    Thanks Randy
    Is that the Electra that was up by Seatac ?
    I looked at it last fall if it was
    Nice ride!!
     

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