1932 Buick Series 90 Convertible Coupe Vehicle Profile

1932 Buick Series 90
Convertible Coupe
Buick was founded in 1899 in Jackson, Michigan. That makes it one of the oldest automobile brands in the world and the oldest in the United States. Founded by David Buick as the Buick Auto-Vim and Power Company, the first cars were produced in 1899 by engineer Walter Marr. Marr quickly left Buick to form his own company before returning several years alter. In the meantime, Buick moved to Flint, Michigan and as they say 'the rest is history.'

The Series 90 line was the top offering from Buick in 1932. These prestigious cars were built on a 134 inch chassis, which was much longer than the standard Buick. The power plant was the 344 cubic-inch overhead valve straight eight.

Buick owners will recall the 'freewheeling automatic clutch.' This system provided no shifting with the clutch between second and third gears as it was activated by a button on the floor. The Series 90 was produced from 1931 until 1942. And while much longer than standard and more powerful, they were also much more luxurious than anything Buick had ever produced. There were many styling changes for 1932, but it was their 11th place finish in the Indy 500 that showed the public they had exceptional performance as well as style and class.

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2015 1
2012 1
2010 2
2009 1
2007 1

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2015$176,000$176,0001
2012$88,000$88,0001
2010$312,125$500,5002
2009$74,250$74,2501
2007$209,000$209,0001

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1932 sales)
1932 Buick Series 90 Coupe Roadster
Chassis#: 2631327
Sold for $176,000
  2015 RM Sotheby's : Motor City Auction
1932 Buick Series 90 image  1932 Buick Series 90 image  
1932 Buick Model 96C Convertible Coupe
Chassis#: 2624272
Sold for $88,000
  2012 Worldwide - The Auburn Auction
 
1932 Buick Model 96C Convertible Coupe
Chassis#: 2631327
Sold for $123,750
  2010 Gooding and Company : The Amelia Island Auction
1932 Buick Series 90 image  1932 Buick Series 90 image  
1932 Buick Series 90 Town Car
Chassis#: 2611454
Sold for $500,500
  2010 Gooding and Company - Scottsdale Auction
 
1932 Buick Series 90 Convertible Coupe
Sold for $74,250
  2009 Vintage Motor Cars of Hershey by RM Auctions
 
1932 Buick Series 90
Sold for $209,000
  2007 Vintage Motor Car Auction at Meadow Brook Hall
1932 Buick Series 90 image  1932 Buick Series 90 image  

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1932 Buick Series 90's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1932 Buick Series 90 Convertible Phaeton26401822018 RM Auctions : Auburn Fall   
1932 BUICK 96 SERIES ROADSTER 2003 Kruse Auction Auburn, IN$45,500  

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1932 Buick Series 90 vehicle thumbnail image  1932 Buick Series 90 vehicle thumbnail image  
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