Buick Riviera GS in 1970 Triple BLACK

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  1. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    Buick Riviera GS in 1970 the model with 2-door fastback coupe body

    Specifications listing performance factory data and ProfessCars™ estimation: this Buick would accelerate 0-60 mph in 6.8 sec and quarter mile time is 15.1 sec.1970 Buick Riviera GS

    Engine specifications GM Buick Big-Block V-8 455, Displacement: 455.7 cui/ 370 HP

    Torque gross: 510 ft-lb

    Basic dimensions Length: 215.5 in, Width: 79.3 in, Height: 53.6 in, Wheelbase: 119 in

    Owner of this beautiful 1970 Buick Riviera GS, (built to bring back the memories of his first car of the same year, make and model), recently started a new business and decided to release it to someone who has more time to drive and appreciate its unique combination of style and performance. The car is located in Springboro, Ohio. This body style was fleetingly produced for one year only, as a transition model between the iconic 60's and 70's boat tail styles. Only 3,500 GS models were produced, adding to the allure and value. Looking around the unique lines of this pristine car, you will notice rich details from a bygone era. Notably, the beefy chrome bumpers, trim bezel, rear wheel fender skirts as well as the signature Riviera marker lights. This Riviera has it all in terms of aesthetics. At over 215 inches long, these Buicks are literally the definition of a Land Yacht and walking to the hood from the trunk will feel like going on a day hike. This Riviera presents itself stunningly in a black PPG basecoat/clear coat paintjob with a subtle charcoal gray trim accent and black vinyl roof that isn't overbearing like some of the vinyl and landau tops out there, giving this car just enough 70's vibe to stand out. Inside, the original dash, gauges and radio allow you to step into the past as you ease into the comfortable, roomy bucket seats. Powering this stout car is an equally large, 455 CID V8 that fills the entire engine compartment- and that takes some effort in a car with as much space as this Buick has. Backing the engine is a 3-speed TH-400 automatic transmission with shifter located on the column. This 1970 Buick Riviera for sale includes the following options: Bucket seats, Center Console, Seat Belts, Air Conditioning, Clock, AM/FM Radio, Power Brakes/Steering, Power Windows, Remote Mirror and Tilt Wheel. The rarity and uniqueness of this single-year production model, has made it highly sought after by collectors.

    Copy and paste photos link https://www.flickr.com/photos/17586947@N08/albums/72157715294712098

    Exterior: This car was recently disassembled and professionally refinished in 2014 by Hausfeld Classics LLC in Springboro Ohio. Restoration took over two years and 1,000 hours labor to complete. The paint and bodywork are exceptional using PPG BC/CC BLACK. The trim stripe was custom painted gray for a tasteful mild accent. Chrome bumpers were newly done

    Many replacement and NOS parts were used upon reassembly after paintwork: Fenders, Fender skirts NOS Wheel New Vinyl Top New Trunk Carpet

    Interior: While most interior was intact and in excellent condition .door panels and soft interior was either professionally cleaned and restored. New ACC carpet, headliner, front seat covers, New GM window motors installed

    Options include tilt wheel, Auto Temperature control, Power Windows, Power Brakes, gauge package, Factory AM FM stereo

    New under mounted remoted controlled head unit and upgraded speakers. Sounds really good.

    Engine: The engine is a freshly rebuilt correct block, new pistons. Engine is mostly correct with an edelbrock carburetor and electric choke

    Ac blows cold with correct compressor and components .converted to 134A

    Transmission: The original 400 transmission has been overhauled with the best of components and shifts firm in all gears

    Wheels & Suspension Wheels are NOS and perfect Chrome wrapped BF Goodrich Redline Radial TAs. The front and rear suspensions have been rebuilt. All new bushings, ball joints, and Brakes Factory Posi Traction Rear-end .Custom Flowmaster Exhaust

    Owner is asking $34,500 located in Dayton Ohio between Columbus and Cincinnati

    937-286-4343 Bob Slusser Email Bobbybuick@sbcglobal.net
     

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  2. Stage 2 iron

    Stage 2 iron 475 IRON HEAD STAGE 2

    Bob, great video and write up about the car That CAR is BAD ASS good luck with the sale.
     
  3. thebuick

    thebuick Well-Known Member

    love it. someone buy my 71GS so I can buy this one
     
  4. dan zepnick

    dan zepnick Well-Known Member

    I'm falling in love again! Great car..
     
  5. Dano

    Dano Platinum Level Contributor

    The '70 Rivs, when they're nice, have really grown on me after seeing several over the past few years. Unfortunately when they deteriorate, they look really bad. This one is stunning. Anyone know if that's the original color and whether Red Lines were an available option?
     
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  6. OHC JOE

    OHC JOE BUILDIN A 1970 GSX CLONE

    This has my name all over it beautiful car
     
  7. DasRottweiler

    DasRottweiler -BuickAddict-

    WOW!
    Me likey!
     
  8. Jethrobodine

    Jethrobodine Platinum Level Contributor

    If that car is as good as the pictures, it would be quite the car.
    I also would like to know if it is the original color etc.
    A little pricey maybe, but go find another just like it.
     
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  9. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    CAR IS SOLD
     
  10. Stage 2 iron

    Stage 2 iron 475 IRON HEAD STAGE 2

    Damn that was fast congratulations !
     
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  11. Jethrobodine

    Jethrobodine Platinum Level Contributor

    I am not surprised. The real good ones usually don't stick around.
    Congratulations, that one deserved to ring the bell.
     
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