Rare Skylark Suncoupe on 2040-cars
Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
For Sale By:Private Seller
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Drive Type: Rear
Power Options: Air Conditioning, Power Windows
Sub Model: Skylark
Exterior Color: Green
Disability Equipped: No
Interior Color: White
Number of Doors: 2
Number of Cylinders: 8
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ...
RARE RARE RARE BARN FIND Mileage stated is supposed to be accurate. Car needs restoration but what a start car runs well reverse does not work so it will need to be towed or shipped will pull on transport truck. there weren't but a few thousand of these suncoupes made and probably not many left 40+ years later. this is a good car to restore it is complete and unmolested there is rust in the trunk and a little in the rear floorboards also a little in the lower quarters but this car hasn't been messed with under the hood it is complete. the interior is all there and is not in bad shape the dash doesn't have cracks the steering wheel has only a couple. this car has power windows and all the sunroof is there. I have it listed locally and reserve the right to end early, so bid to buy I'm located outside of Nashville, Tennessee and you may call for any questions 615-977-6500
Buick Skylark for Sale
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Thu, 04 Apr 2013 08:43:00 EST
General Motors has issued a recall and a stop sale for the 2013 Buick Encore due to an issue that could result in the steering wheel falling off on certain models. In a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, GM says that 144 Encores equipped with heated steering wheels could have been incorrectly retrofitted due to a parts shortage.
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 19:14:00 EST
Needless to say, a loose or separated steering wheel would likely cause an accident if it happened while the vehicle was in motion. The recall doesn't go into effect until April 12, but concerned Encore owners can use the official recall notice (attached below) to contact GM.
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.
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:58:00 EST
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.
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.