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The 1960s Classic Buick Cars Channel covers popular antique Buicks from the decade. Take a look under the hoods of different 1960s classic Buick cars.

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1963-1965 Buick Riviera

When General Motors decided to field a Ford Thunderbird-fighter, stylist Bill Mitchell decided it should look like a Rolls-Royce with Ferrari flavor. The result, the 1963-1965 Buick Riviera, was a milestone. Check out the 1963-1965 Buick Riviera.


 1968-1969 Buick Skylark & Gran Sport

The questionable 1968-1969 Buick Skylark styling did not hurt its sales. Learn more about the 1968-1969 Buick Skylark and GS and see pictures. See more »

1960 Buick Electra

 1960 Buick Electra

The 1960 Buick Electra was more subdued than the 1959, but sported tailfins, VentiPorts, and a Wildcat 455. Learn about the highly stylized Electra. See more »

1961-1962 Buick Electra

 1961-1962 Buick Electra

The 1961-1962 Buick Electra got a square, clean, modern body, but kept the 401-cid Wildcat 445. Learn about this new generation of intermediate Buicks. See more »

1964-1965 Buick Skylark & Gran Sport

 1964-1965 Buick Skylark & Gran Sport

The 1964-1965 Buick Skylark and Gran Sport brought Buick into the muscle car race. Learn about this engineered mid-size muscle car from the Sixties. See more »

1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969 Buick Electra 225

 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969 Buick Electra 225

The 1965-1969 Buick Electra 225 was a stretch sedan fitted with fine fabrics and a choice of three Wildcat V-8s. Learn about the Buick Electra 225. See more »

1966-1970 Buick Riviera

 1966-1970 Buick Riviera

The 1966 Buick Riviera was originally slated to test then-new front-wheel drive. Learn why the 1966 Buick Riviera excelled with rear-wheel power. See more »

1963-1965 Buick Riviera

1963-1965 Buick Riviera

With a Rolls-Royce look and Ferrari flavor, the stylish 1963-1965 Buick Riviera is currently one most coveted cars of the 1960s. Learn more. See more »

1962-1970 Buick Wildcat

 1962-1970 Buick Wildcat

The 1962-1970 Buick Wildcat was based on a 1950 experimental show car with the same name. Follow the fascinating story of the 1962-1970 Buick Wildcat. See more »

1965-1966 Buick

1965-1966 Buick

Buick in the 1960s responded to sluggish sales with a new and exciting lineup, including such cars as LeSabre, Wildcat, and Electra 225. Learn more. See more »

1959-1963 Buick Invicta

1959-1963 Buick Invicta

The beginnings of the Buick Invicta were marked by the end of the Buick Century as a performance car. Find out more about the Buick Invicta. See more »