1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster Skylark Convertible / 17057172 Chassis Information

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster photograph

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster photograph

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster photograph

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster photograph

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster photograph

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster photograph

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster
Skylark Convertible
Designer: Harley Earl
Chassis #: 17057172
Sold for $115,500 at 2017 Bonhams : Quail Lodge.
This Buick Skylark was given a no-expense-spared, nut-and-bolt rotisserie restoration. Since the work was completed, it has been driven a few hundred miles. It is finished in Mandarin Red with a white convertible top and a two-tone red and white interior. The Fireball V8 engine displaces 322 cubic-inches and is fitted with a single Four-Barrel carburetor. There is a Twin Turbine Dynaflow automatic transmission and four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes.

This Skylark has appeared at numerous events including the 2008 Greenwich Concours d'Elegance, where it took home an award for being the most outstanding open car in its class.


By Daniel Vaughan | Oct 2017


2017 Bonhams : Quail Lodge

Pre-Auction Estimates :
$125,000-$150,000 
Sale Price :
$115,500

2019 6
2018 17
2017 11
2016 10
2015 6
2014 8
2013 10
2012 7
2011 11
2010 8

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2019$98,817$132,0006
2018$98,765$176,00017
2017$105,014$150,00011
2016$125,185$176,00010
2015$114,008$137,5006
2014$138,735$187,0008
2013$126,000$181,50010
2012$108,993$192,5007
2011$98,677$195,00011
2010$97,167$192,5008

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1953 sales)
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Sold for $82,500
  2019 Mecum : Indianpolis
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 16828663
Sold for $121,000
  2019 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
 
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Chassis#: 16823193
Sold for $69,300
  2019 RM Sothebys : Fort Lauderdale
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 17149205
Sold for $126,500
  2019 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale, Az.
 
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Sold for $132,000
  2019 Mecum : Kissimmee
 
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Sold for $61,600
  2019 Mecum : Kissimmee
 
1953 BUICK ROADMASTER CVTBLE
Sold for $65,100
  2018 McCormick's - # 65
 
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Chassis#: 16834349
Sold for $93,500
  2018 RM Sothebys : Hershey
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 16836085
Sold for $80,300
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Las Vegas
 
1953 Buick Roadmaster Convertible
Chassis#: 37012116
Sold for $60,500
  2018 RM Auctions : Auburn Fall
 
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Sold for $57,200
  2018 Mecum : Hershey
 
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible
Sold for $51,700
  2018 Mecum : Hershey
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: NH0013024
Sold for $99,000
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Northeast
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 16841467
Sold for $100,100
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 17140295
Sold for $148,500
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
 
1953 Buick Skylark Custom Convertible
Sold for $132,000
  2018 Mecum : Houston
 
1953 Buick Skylark
Sold for $86,000
  2018 GAA : Spring Sale
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 16836085
Sold for $73,700
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1953 BUICK ROADMASTER ESTATE WAGON
Chassis#: 16845536
Sold for $101,200
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 
1953 BUICK SKYLARK ROADMASTER CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: V1237097
Sold for $176,000
  2018 Barrett-Jackson : Scottsdale
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible Coupe 2019 Mecum : Indianpolis$80,000$120,000$150,000
1953 Buick Skylark168395952019 RM Sothebys : Scottsdale Arizona $100,000$125,000
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2018 Mecum : Las Vegas$70,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2018 Mecum : 2018 Chicago$60,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2018 Mecum : 2018 Chicago$97,500  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible168428962018 Mecum : Monterey$130,000$125,000$150,000
1953 Buick Estate WagonV18181452018 RM Sothebys : Auburn Spring   
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2018 Mecum : Kissimmee   
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2017 Mecum : Chicago$125,000  
1953 Buick Skylark167563912017 Carlisle Auctions : Fall Carlisle   
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2017 Auctions America : Auburn Fall $125,000$150,000
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2017 Auctions America : Fort Lauderdale $120,000$140,000
1953 Buick Roadmaster Convertible171408152016 Dragone : The Boston Cup Auction $75,000$85,000
1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon 2016 Mecum Indianapolis$80,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2016 Auctions America : Fort Lauderdale$85,000  
1953 Buick Skylark167479102016 Motostalgia : Amelia Island Auction $140,000$165,000
1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon 2016 Mecum : Kansas City$85,000  
1953 BUICK WOODY WAGON 2016 McCormick's Auction # 60$41,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2016 Mecum : Kissimmee$102,000  
1953 Buick Roadmaster Convertible 2015 Auctions America Auburn Fall$27,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2015 Mecum : Indianapolis$155,000$180,000$220,000
1953 Buick Roadmaster Skylark Two Door Convertible 2015 Leake Auctions Dallas, Tx$95,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2015 Mecum : Kissimmee$91,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2015 Mecum : Kissimmee$110,000  
1953 BUICK SKYLARK CONVERTIBLE 2014 Mecum Chicago$70,000  
1953 Buick Skylark 2014 Mecum : Harrisburg   
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2014 Auctions America Auburn Spring$107,500  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible170598462014 Russo & Steele Scottsdale   
1953 Buick Roadmaster Station Wagon V-8, Automatic169011972012 Mecum Monterey, CA$48,000  
1953 Buick Skylark Convertible 2012 Auctions America Auburn Spring$78,000  

Comparables

Similar sales to the $124,027 range.
1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Sold for $123,750
2019 Mecum : Indianpolis
1959 Chevrolet Impala Resto Mod
Sold for $123,750
2019 Mecum : Indianpolis
1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible
Sold for $123,750
2019 Mecum : Indianpolis
1966 Shelby GT350H Fastback
Sold for $123,750
2019 Mecum : Indianpolis
1939 Rolls-Royce Phantom III Limousine de Ville by Hooper
Chassis#:Chassis#:3DL180
Sold for $123,200
2019 RM Sothebys : The Guyton Collection
1929 Cadillac V-8 Sport Phaeton by Fisher
Chassis#:Chassis#:325545
Sold for $123,200
2019 RM Sothebys : The Guyton Collection
1967 Ghia 450 SS Convertible
Chassis#:Chassis#:BS4032
Sold for $123,874
2019 RM Sothebys : Essen
1991 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEL 6.0 AMG
Chassis#:Chassis#:WDB1260391A537226
Sold for $123,029
2019 RM Sothebys : Essen
1969 CHEVROLET CAMARO CUSTOM COUPE
Chassis#:Chassis#:124379N556998
Sold for $124,300
2019 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
1968 Shelby GT500 KR
Chassis#:Chassis#:8T02R215905-04135
Sold for $123,029
2019 RM Sothebys : Essen
1976 Porsche 911 Turbo
Chassis#:Chassis#:9306700564
Sold for $123,029
2019 RM Sothebys : Essen
1957 CHEVROLET BEL AIR CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#:Chassis#:VC57T267763
Sold for $123,200
2019 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
1964 Alfa Romeo 2600 Spider
Sold for $123,750
2019 H & H Classics - Imperial War Museum, Duxford
1978 Porsche 911 Turbo
Chassis#:Chassis#:9308800443
Sold for $123,200
2019 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
1959 Fiat 600 Jolly
Chassis#:Chassis#:608059
Sold for $123,200
2019 Gooding & Company : Amelia Island
1971 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 'Sunroof' Coupe
Chassis#:Chassis#:111.026.12.002281
Sold for $123,200
2019 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
1964 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Speciale
Chassis#:Chassis#:AR381013
Sold for $123,200
2019 Gooding & Company : Amelia Island
1997 Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster Design by Marcello Gandini
Chassis#:ZA9RU37P4VLA12621
Sold for $123,200
2019 Bonhams : Amelia Island
1953 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster vehicle thumbnail image  
1969 Porsche 911S 2.0 Coupe
Chassis#:Chassis#:119301416
Sold for $123,200
2019 Bonhams : Amelia Island
1933 Fiat 508 Balilla Coppa d'Oro Spider
Chassis#:Chassis#:021030
Sold for $125,259
2019 Bonhams : Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais

Vehicle Profiles

Chassis information for the Buick Series 80 Roadmaster1936 Town Car
Coachbuilder: Brewster
Chassis Num: 2895992
Engine Num: 3052219
Chassis information for the Buick Series 80 Roadmaster1936 Town Car
Coachbuilder: Brewster
Chassis Num: 3052219
Chassis information for the Buick Series 80 Roadmaster1937 Limousine
Coachbuilder: Brewster
Chassis Num: 3027807
Chassis information for the Buick Series 80 Roadmaster1938 Opera Brougham
Coachbuilder: Fernandez & Darrin
Chassis Num: 83486795
Chassis information for the Buick Roadmaster Series 701947 Estate Wagon
Coachbuilder: Ionia
Chassis Num: 14794589
Chassis information for the Buick Roadmaster Series 701947 Sedanette
Chassis Num: 48066417
Engine Num: 24651480
Chassis information for the Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1948 Sedanet
Chassis Num: 14862969
Engine Num: 50751327
Chassis information for the Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1948 Convertible Coupe
Chassis Num: 44897500
Engine Num: 51136117
Chassis information for the Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1949 Station Wagon
Coachbuilder: Ionia
Chassis information for the Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1949 Station Wagon
Coachbuilder: Ionia
Chassis information for the Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1949 Station Wagon
Coachbuilder: Ionia
Chassis information for the Buick Series 70 Roadmaster1949 Station Wagon
Coachbuilder: Ionia
Chassis Num: 15275380

data-full-width-responsive="true">


Vehicle information, history, and specifications from concept to production.

Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook Conceptcarz Google+ Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

Conceptcarz.com
© 1998-2019 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.