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US $20,000.00
Year:1972 Mileage:138000 Color: Yellow /
 Black
Location:

Transmission:Automatic
Body Type:Coupe
Engine:455
Vehicle Title:Clear
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1972
Number of Cylinders: 8
Make: Buick
Model: Skylark
Trim: gsx
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Drive Type: rear wheel drive
Options: CD Player
Mileage: 138,000
Sub Model: gsx
Exterior Color: Yellow
Disability Equipped: No
Interior Color: Black
Condition: Used

72 buick gsx clone it has a 30 over 70 455 balanced around 500 horse very lumpy and healthy with a windage tray.it is a fresh motor and has all pro comp it is converted to run unleaded fuel.new aluminum rad.has a t-400 trans stage 1 shift kit.also a 12 bolt with 373 posi new.15 inch rally rims.tilt steering.buckets console am radio,tissue dispenser,rally gauge pack,military clock.ram air fiberglass hood from year one.poston aluminum intake 750 edelbrock carb.msd pro billet dist.headers and flowmaster mufflers and stainless exhaust with crossover and has a n-25 rear bumper and chrome exhaust tips out the rear.car is not perfect but fast and reliable.everything works.no dome light.headliner ok.can send more pics.stereo cd in glove box mounted nice.ram air air cleaner.rear trunk spoiler.cool car all new door rubbers upper and lower.trunk pan has been replaced.new windshield.also have the white gsx convertible one owner for sale too but not included in this auction just the yellow one.

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Buick Encore takes a hit of Mokka to tackle Dakar

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:58:00 EST

There are many vehicles we'd consider taking racing. Even on a cross-country rally as punishing as the Dakar. But a Buick Encore? That's not one that would enter our motorsports-based consciousness. Yet it's basically what General Motors is entering in the South American rally raid this year, and you're looking at it.
Unveiled at the Moscow Motor Show, this rally machine is based on (or at least billed as) an Opel Mokka - the name that GM's European brand applies to the vehicle Americans know as the Encore, Buick's subcompact crossover. Only it's obviously been extensively modified. It's got a ten-inch raised suspension, a 137-gallon fuel tank, carbon-fiber bodywork and... hold on, we're sure we're missing something here. Oh, right: a 6.2-liter V8 kicking out 340 horsepower and 487 pound-feet of torque to all four wheels through a six-speed sequential gearbox.
In other words, this is not the same Encore (or Mokka) you can pick up at your local Buick, Opel or Vauxhall dealership. It's not even close. It's not even recognizable as such, really. It was unveiled alongside a more sedate Opel Mokka Moscow Edition and a slew of other local debuts for the Opel brand that you can read more about in the (translated and original) Russian press release below.

First 2013 Buick Encore TV ad features... dinosaurs

Thu, 14 Mar 2013 19:14:00 EST

The whole "SUVs as dinosaurs" trope has become something of a threadbare cliché among auto writers, but that doesn't mean the wider world of consumers has caught on to the Jurassic nature of our line of thinking. That's what General Motors appears to be betting on, at least. Just check out Buick's first television spot for its 2013 Encore, the tiny crossover that is pushing the Tri-Shield into territories unknown while looking to outrun the brand's reputation as a refuge for elderly clientele.
Set to air this weekend on ESPN during the NCAA college basketball tournament, the ad plays up the Encore's maneuverability and surprising interior space by setting the baby Buick amongst a herd of lumbering CG dinosaurs created by Tippett Studio, the folks behind Hollywood blockbusters like Jurassic Park, Ted, and the Twilight series of films.
We can't help but snigger a little - while the Encore is indeed surprisingly roomy, nimble, and composed, our first drive found it to be glacially slow, too... not unlike a certain prehistoric race of animals. Check out the commercial below and judge for yourself.

Buick has best sales year ever, delivers over 1M cars globally

Wed, 08 Jan 2014 18:31:00 EST

If there are any lingering doubts why General Motors held onto Buick while killing Pontiac, Hummer and Saturn, one only has to look at the sales numbers from 2013 for the real answer. Thanks largely to strong sales in China, Buick set a global sales record last year by selling more than one million vehicles.
The lion's share of Buick sales came from China, which sold more than 809,000 units - about four times more Buicks than were sold in North America as a whole. In the US, the Buick Encore accounted for almost half of all US sales with 97,311 units as Buick spent the summer trying to keep up with demand of the subcompact crossover. Likewise, China-only models like the GL8 minivan and Excelle sedan (same as the US-spec Verano) were strong sellers in that market.
For good measure, Buick more than doubled its sales in Mexico with 2,319 units. Scroll down for the full press release.