1940 Buick Series 70 Touring Sedan Vehicle Profile

1940 Buick Series 70 photograph

1940 Buick Series 70 photograph

1940 Buick Series 70 photograph

1940 Buick Series 701940 Buick Series 701940 Buick Series 70
Touring Sedan
This 1940 Buick Series 70 Roadmaster Convertible Sedan is one of the last four door convertibles made by Buick, and has an interesting history. Purchased from the owner of Sailorman in Ft. Lauderdale, it was then sent to a restoration shop in Melbourne, Florida. While there it was fitted with new red leather interior, tan cloth top with red piping, and a complete paint job on a very clear body. The wide whites compliment the look and the ride, and this three speed, 320 cubic-inch OHV eight Buick performs as it should. Lea Francis Ltd of W. Palm Beach went through the mechanicals, and they fitted it with a new fuel pump just prior to its trip North. Only 235 of these Roadmaster Phaetons were produced, and it unknown how many exist in modern times.


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Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1940 sales)
1940 Buick Roadmaster Sport Phaeton
Sold for $117,500
  2015 Mecum : Indianapolis
 
1940 BUICK 71 C PHAETON CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#: 13792490
Sold for $84,000
  2013 McCormick's Auction 54 - Palm Springs
 
1940 Buick Roadmaster Model 71C Convertible Sedan
Chassis#: 13828968
Sold for $42,900
  2012 Worldwide - The Auburn Auction
 
1940 Buick Roadmaster Sedan
Sold for $20,900
  2009 Vintage Motor Cars of Hershey by RM Auctions
 
1940 Buick Series 70
Sold for $36,300
  2007 Vintage Motor Car Auction at Meadow Brook Hall
1940 Buick Series 70 image  1940 Buick Series 70 image  
1940 BUICK ROADMASTER FOUR DOOR
Sold for $16,500
  2002 Kruse Auction - Auburn, IN
 
1940 BUICK ROADMASTER SERIES 71
Sold for $17,600
  2002 Barrett-Jackson - Scottsdale 2002
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1940 Buick Series 70's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1940 Buick Roadmaster Sport Phaeton 2016 Auctions America : Auburn Fall$61,000$80,000$100,000
1940 Buick Roadmaster Sport Phaeton 2015 Mecum : Seattle$50,000  
1940 Buick Roadmaster Series 70 Convertible Sedan137924902015 WorldWide Auctions Houston Classic Auction $130,000$160,000
1940 Buick Roadmaster Convertible Phaeton 2014 Auctions America : California$75,000  
1940 Buick Roadmaster Convertible Coupe136765982012 Bonhams Quail Lodge Sale $50,000$60,000
1940 Buick Roadmaster Sport Phaeton 2012 Auctions America Auburn Spring$27,000  
1940 Buick Roadmaster Convertible Phaeton 2009 Vintage Motor Cars of Meadow Brook$32,500$90,000$120,000
1940 BUICK ROADMASTER 2007 Silver Auction Hot August Nights$10,250  

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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 information for the Buick Roadmaster Series 701947 Estate Wagon
Coachbuilder: Ionia
Chassis Num: 14794589
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


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