84 BUICK GRAND NATIONAL Rotting Calgarian Iron Episode 14 (Season 2)
heres today's episode of rotting calgarian iron. as summer comes to a close soon, rotting calgarian iron may be too. unless i have a steady amount of good finds. but anyway, today we have a 1969 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme, A 1984 Buick Regal T type (a cut below the GNX), a 1977 Plymouth Volare, and a 1979 AMC Concord. all footage and narration by Ryan Sardachuk
Cars from the 1980s making history. SAVE OLD CARS!
We always see cars from the 40's-70's in junkyards, backyards, and sitting
in fields rotting away... Ive yet to see a video dedicated to the 80's. I
know some cars pictured here aren't classics and never will be, but one day
they will be gone too. Let me know what you think.
Buick - 1985 Buick Grand National
Here's another great video from the History Channel's archive on the 1985
Buick Regal turbocharged Grand National.
Per the History Channel's exact video description:
attention-grabbing celebration of speed, the 1985 Grand National represents
Buick's return to muscle-car roots. Now, two teams of veteran mechanics try
to extract everything they can from the Grand National's made-for-speed
equipment (including turbo engines, fuel
injectors, and racing transmissions) to transform the car into a big, mean
The premise is simple: FULL THROTTLE selects two teams who are each given
the same model of classic car in a similar state of disrepair. They're
supplied with a garage, tools, and parts, and after 20 hours of repair
time, they battle it out in an old-fashioned drag-race on a certified
track. The winner keeps both cars. The loser keeps nothing.
They're fast, they're flashy, they reignited America's love of muscle
cars-and finally, the 1985 BUICK GRAND NATIONAL returns with a vengeance on
1985 Buick T-type Grand National
here is just a quick video showing all 1985 buick regal t-type, (same as
grand national), has the 3.8L turbo
motor, 200r4 trans, 8.5 in rear, grey interior, grand national rims
1987 Buick Grand National Convertible Top Down
Visit http://www.sunsetclassics.com/1987-buick-grand-national/ to see this
one of a kind 1987 Buick Grand National for sale from Sunset Classics.
This ultra rare "1987 Buick Grand National" Convertible started life as a
dream of what could be done, and after the use of another ultra-rare Buick,
what we have for sale is truly one of a kind.
As you may know Buick did not build a convertible Grand National, but here
it is... Please check out the full story at the link above.
Sunset Classics Owner
MUSCLE CAR BARN FIND ON GASOLENE TV, AMAZING, OVER 100 RARE CARS - Part 1,
SEE MORE ON WWW.GASOLENE.TV
Gasolene TV Presenter Glenn Everitt stumbles across a huge old barn in the
middle of nowhere after breaking down on his way to a business meeting. You
wont believe what he finds inside. From the TV program Gasolene, as
broadcast Australia wide on TV4ME digital 74 and Digital 64 Regional.
Everforge and Gasolene do not own the rights to Johnny Cash "Ring of fire"
or "Halloween theme song".
Buick - History Documentary (1995)
This video is a wonderfully-done documentary, written and produced by
Michael Rose, on the history of Buick as presented in 1995 from the History
Channel's archive. Here is Michael's description of the video verbatim:
"No one would have believed that the tinkering of a plumber would turn into
the foundation of the world's largest corporation. But it did. David Dunbar
Buick invented a process to adhere porcelain to tubs and other bathroom
fixtures. But the Scottish immigrant dreamed of making a mark out of the
bathroom, and set to work building a car. By 1900, he enlisted the aid of
another inventor, Walter Marr, and they built their first vehicle. Their
invention attracted the attention of one of Michigan's wealthiest men,
William Crapo Durant, the president of the world's largest buggy-building
business. As soon as he drove one of Buick's early creations, Durant
realized that the days of the horse and buggy were over. He teamed up with
Buick, and the two went on to make history. By the thirties, Buicks were
regarded as some of the finest cars ever made. From the first Buicks
through the birth of General Motors and into history, this is the
compelling story of the partnership that eventually became the basis for
the largest company in the world."
1987 Grand National FOR SALE flemings ultimate garage
Freshly built & modified 3.8 liter turbo
V-6 @ approx. 400hp, freshly built overdrive automatic, mirror finish black
paint, new grey/black GN bucket seat interior, power
windows-locks-cruise-tilt control, air conditioning, factory audio, pillar
mounted gauges, programmable electronic Boost controller, upgraded injectors, Hooker
dual Exhaust system, upgraded turbonetics turbo, HD Intercooler, billet serpentine belt
system, 3" thick folder of receipts, spectacular last year Grand National!
barn find of a volkswagen transporter in the citycenter of The Hague
(the netherlands) moviepreview from the pick up day full size movie
GTX barn find does 150 foot rubber
Got the car for $800 bucks. threw in a new battery and fired it up. Had no
idea there was only 2,000 miles on a REAL vintage Keith Black rebuild under
the hood. we were pretty damn surprised.
burned out spark plug wire causing the miss.
1987 Buick Grand National Tony Flemings Ultimate Garage reviews horsepower ripoff complaints video
Driven less than 2K miles a year! 3.8 liter turbocharged + intercooled V-6 @ 245 net hp,
4-speed automatic O.D. trans., factory 3.42 performance axle, mirror finish
GN black paint, great looking original grey + black power bucket seat
interior w/ factory console, full factory backlit gauges, front & rear
spoilers, original Concert Sound II stereo system, cold factory A/C, fast
ratio power steering, power disc brakes, cruise control & tilt wheel, power
windows & locks, original factory GN wheels w/ radials, only 49,704
original miles, quickest American production car in '87, own and drive this
80's muscle car legend!
Jeff Brock Bonneville Buick
Jeff Brock, driving his "Bombshell Betty" 1952 Buick Super Riviera, sets a
new class world-record at Bonneville in early October 2012.
Buick GNX Turbo Engine Build (Part 3)
http://www.horsepowermonster.com -- A
mondern interpretation of the classic turbo Buick V6 from the great GNX and Grand
National cars. This is the final installment in a three-part engine build
series where we will take you from the bare block all the way through
For more great engine builds, please check out www.horsepowerMonster.com.
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1970 DODGE CHARGER FIND.
The brother of the owner said it was a 1968. This car has been sitting in
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is rotted out completly.