1971 Buick Skylark Convertible - GS Tribute

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Edmonton AB, Sept 2 2017A real head turner with all the right bits! This beautiful car has been in professional restoration for 6 months – finally complete and ready to light up your life. 

1971 Buick Skylark Convertible GS Tribute

Original factory options include power & tilt steering, power top, brakes, windows, Strato buckets, console and floor shifter.  The body was professionally restored, painted, polished to a mirror surface, restriped and new emblems and marker lights installed. The new cloth top includes new glass window, header & rear bow, new vacuum lines and new power motor. The original vinyl top cover is in good condition; an unused new reproduction top cover is included. 

1971 Buick Skylark Convertible GS Tribute

Given all of the goodies underneath, the car is a great straight driver. It launches off the line with a fury and gets through the gears in a hurry. You do need to appreciate all the attention if you drive this car – folks of all ages will gaze and be amazed. 

1971 Buick Skylark Convertible GS Tribute

A long list of mechanical improvements have been made. The replacement Buick 350 engine is a blueprinted screamer, with serious work done to enable over 7500 RPM with little engine twist or vibration. 

Edelbrock aluminum heads cast 07710 
Edelbrock B4B aluminum intake manifold 
Edelbrock 750 cfm carb 
MSD ignition 
3/8" ss fuel line to engine, new fuel tank, sender & hardware 
Headers, 2.25" exhaust 
 
Disc brake conversion, new booster 
Classic Line brake lines 
Line lock (disabled) 
15" chrome Buick Rally wheels 
P215/70R15 front, P235/60R15 rear BF Goodrich tires with good tread 
 
Hotchkis Racing tubular front A-arms & lower control arms, rear control arms, trailing arms & rear sway bar 
Synthetic bushings 
Eibach suspension – progressive rate springs, adjustable rear link bars & support bars 
3.73 geared 12 bolt positraction 
 
TH400 rebuilt 100 miles ago (was originally TH350); includes shift kit, 2200 stall Corvette torque converter, dipstick and tube, corrected speedo gears, kickdown cable 
Transmission cooler

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