1963-1965 Buick Riviera Specifications

The 1963-1965 Buick Riviera design -- from conception to completion -- is considered one of the most significant events in the history of car design. Find specifications for the 1963-1965 Buick Riviera in the following chart.

1963-1965 Buick Riviera Specifications

General

Price
$4,333 (1963), $4,385 (1964) $4,408 (1965)
Wheelbase (inches)
117.0
Overall length (inches)
208.0
Overall width (inches)
76.6
Overall height (inches)
53.2
Tread, front/rear (inches)
60.15/59.0
Curb weight (pounds)
3,988 (1963), 3,951 (1964), 4,036 (1965)
Engine

Type
ohv V-8
Bore x stroke (inches)
4.19 x 3.64 (1963), 4.31 x 3.64 (1964-1965)
Displacement (cid)
401 (1963), 425 (1964-1965)
Horsepower @ rpm
325-340 (1963), 340-360 (1964-1965)
Carburetor
1/4-bbl (1963), 1/4-2/4-bbl (1964-1965)
Transmission
twin turbine drive (1963), super turbine drive (1964-1965)
Speeds
2 (1963), 3 (1964-1965)


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