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The 1930s Classic Buick Cars Channel covers popular antique Buicks from the decade. Take a look under the hoods of different 1930s classic Buick cars.

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1931 Buick 95

In 1931 Buick began powering its cars with straight-eight engines. Updraft carburetors, "V" belts for driving the fans, and aluminum oil pans were new features on these engines. Learn about the year's vehicles, including the 1931 Buick 95.


1936-1992 Buick Roadmaster

 1936-1992 Buick Roadmaster

The 1936-1992 Buick Roadmaster was introduced as a road warrior, and helped Buick advance in the sales race. Explore the 1936-1992 Buick Roadmaster. See more »

1930 Buick Series 40 Phaeton

 1930 Buick Series 40 Phaeton

The four-door 1930 Buick Series 40 Phaeton was Buick's best seller from the 1930 line. See photos and learn about the 1930 Buick Series 40 Phaeton. See more »

1938 Buick Series 80

 1938 Buick Series 80

A 1938 Buick Series 80 was the basis for a one-of-a-kind custom job by Howard 'Dutch' Darin. See photos of this 1938 Buick Series 80 Opera Brougham. See more »

 1939 Buick Century

The 1939 Buick Century had one more horsepower than a Cadillac, and several industry innovations. Find out more about the 1939 Buick Century. See more »

1931 Buick 95

 1931 Buick 95

In 1931 Buick began powering its cars with straight-eight engines. Learn about the year's vehicles, including the 1931 Buick 95, at HowStuffWorks. See more »

1932 Buick Series 90

 1932 Buick Series 90

The 1932 Buick Series 90s were made on both sides of the U.S.-Canada border. Learn more about the 1932 Buick Series 90s at HowStuffWorks. See more »

1931-1935 Buick Eight

The 1931-1935 Buick Eight is a recognized CCCA Classic, yet certain models are more valuable than others. Learn more about this American car. See more »

1936-1942 Buick Seres 80/90 Limited

1936-1942 Buick Seres 80/90 Limited

The Classic 1936-1942 Buick Series 80/90 Limited was a finely crafted, huge car with a lush interior. Learn more about this limited edition car. See more »

1936-1942 Buick Series 60 Century

1936-1942 Buick Series 60 Century

Although the 1936-1942 Buick Series 60 Century is not a certified Classic, it’s one of the best Buicks of the era. Learn more about the excellent car. See more »