Tom's Turbo Garage: Buick Grand National Intro & Overview
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In this episode we take a brief look at the history of the turbocharged Buick Grand National, talk about Andrew Filippone Jr's new movie: "BLACK AIR | The Buick Grand National Documentary" and then take an in-depth look at my 1987 Buick Grand National.
This is the beginning of a multi-part series where we'll make a host of modifications to this American classic to improve its performance on the street and strip. Thanks for watching and subscribing!
Check out http://www.gnmovie.com to get your copy of "BLACK AIR | The Buick Grand National Documentary" today!
For more Grand National pictures and build stories, visit my website at http://gn.turbomirage.com
1987 Buick Grand National vs. '68 Chevrolet Chevelle @ Atlanta Dragway, Commerce, GA
18:13 23 March 2012, Atlanta Dragway, Commerce, GA
Car & driver: 3940 lbs
Tires: BFGoodrich 225 60-15 street radials
Boost: 16 psi
Right Lane (me: 87 GN):
R/T: -0.120 (red light)
1/8: 8.740 @ 85.49
1/4: 13.417 @ 103.77
1st - 3.0596
Left Lane (Chevelle):
1/8: 10.787 @ 75.11
1/4: 16.045 @ 89.26
Buick GNX Turbo Engine Build (Part 1)
http://www.horsepowermonster.com -- A mondern interpretation of the classic turbo Buick V6 from the great GNX and Grand National cars. This is part one in a three-part engine build series where we will take you from the bare block all the way through completion.
For more great engine builds, please check out www.horsepowerMonster.com. Thanks!
1987 Buick Grand National 3.8 Turbo V6 53xxx Miles Original Modern Muscle Car
This 1987 Buick Regal Grand National has a 3.8 Liter turbocharged & Intercooled V-6, Automatic Transmission w/ O.D, Limited Slip Rear, P. Steering, P. Disc Brakes, P. Door Locks, P. Windows, AM/FM/Cassette w/ P. Antenna, Air Conditioning, Cruise Control, Buckets/Console, Interior is in Beautiful Condition, T-Tops w/ Bags, Rear Window Defogger, Performance Suspension, Remote Sport Mirrors, Chrome Accessories Under the Hood, 15in Grand National Chrome Wheels, Tinted Windows, Runs & Drives Great! Original Owners Manual, Warranty Book, Window Sticker & Brochure, These Grand Nationals are Becoming Urban Legends!! Thanks for taking a look!
Filmed at Fast Lane Classic Cars in St. Charles, Missouri
Background track is Whiskey on the Mississippi by Kevin MacLeod. Available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. Download link:http://music.incompetech.com/royaltyfree2/Whiskey%20on%20the%20Mississippi.mp3
Instruments: Guitar, Bass, Kit, Organ, EP
With a jumping bass and off-beat syncopation, this is straight from Memphis' Beale Street. The Hammond organ and electric guitar play together as longtime friends, while the melody changes hands from guitar to organ to electric piano. 011
Bouncy, Grooving 2010
1987 Buick Grand National Regal GN GNX 3.8V6 turbocharged turboturbocharger fast muscle car hot rod rat rod lead sled custom high performance quick Intercooler original show car vintage classic collector automobile vehicle auto overdrive black Fast Lane Classic Cars St Charles Missouri Jeff RamblinAround rambling vlog hd partner
1987 Buick GNX FOR SALE flemings ultimate garage
Built for Marriot new, number 464 of 500 built, balanced + blueprinted w/ Dyno 456hp + 561 ft lbs torque! Mirror finish Jet Set black paint, GNX package w/ factory S/W gauges, correct fender vents + flares, 16" alloys w/ hi-speed radials, ladder bar rear suspension w/ posi-traction, believed to be the only ASC factory sunroof car.
Grand National and GNX History (part 1 of 3)
Buick quietly re-entered the supercar wars in the late eighties with a turbocharged 3.8 liter V6 engine in an all black Regal. The car was so outrageously fast that its now among the most collectible cars of all time.
Viper vs Grand National
Viper vs Grand National
Novi2000 with fuel upgrades. Otherwise stock and on 20" Nitto INVO's and a 6 speed manual. street driven car
Grand National. Built Motor, 67mm turbo, ET Streets, built/stalled 200R4