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154- How Valentine Nearly Got Away

Whilst always being an avid car enthusiast the vintage car craze for myself began in early 2016. I was driving along New Canterbury Road, heading towards Hurlstone Park (Sydney, NSW), where I noticed a [...]

153 – Column 801 “Bare Grilles”

Column 801:          “Bare Grilles” I sit at my Laptop waiting for inspiration. Surely that can’t be too hard in this strange season of lockdown! Plenty of time to think and reminisce. But sadly it [...]

152 – 1987 Buick LeSabre Coupe

1987 Buick LeSabre Coupe Mechanical/Specs Six cylinder (V6) –  OHV Capacity –   3.8 Litres Bore/stroke –97x86 mm Power – 125 Kw  (Est. based on Commodore) Transmission – 4 speed auto Wheelbase –   2.6m (est)  [...]

150 – Vale Holden by Eric North

Holden is Dead         -          Long live Holden After the devastating announcement some years ago that General Motors was to stop manufacturing Holdens, the almost immediate reaction of Australians was to stop buying their products, [...]

148 – ROA Meet Adelaide 2019

Recently, Greg and I joined the five NSW Rivieras driving to Adelaide, SA, for the Riviera Owners Association Meet. Once in Adelaide, we met up with 21 Rivs from the other States.   The [...]

146 – Concours & Display Day Rouse Hill 2019

Annual Concours NSW at Rouse Hill Shopping Centre June 9th June Even though the date was earlier than usual and on a long weekend the roll up was pretty good with 18 cars attending [...]

145 – Orange Autumn Tour 2019

This is a tour organised by the Orange District Antique Motor Club for vehicles manufactured before 1931. The rally took us on many roads and towns around the Orange district. Six Buick Club vehicles [...]

144 – 12th East Coast Meet – Tamworth 2019

An overview from the Co-ordinator A great Buickful weekend for the 12th East Coast Meet was recently held in Tamworth hosted by the NSW club. 39 Buicks from the 20's to 1983 with a [...]

143 – GM Day Penrith

GM Day – 2019 By Virginia Russell What a brilliant day it was! We are so lucky to be able to hold GM Day at the Museum of Fire in Penrith which has ample [...]

142 – Molong Weekend March 2019

Molong Extravaganza. This event was an invitation from the Packham’s and Lee’s to join them for a weekend away in the country in Molong, with a choice of 4 sites for accommodation, Packhams Ranch, [...]

141 – Bowral Bradman Musuem Run Feb 2019

Bowral’s Bradman Museum. Up early on Sunday 23 February, cleaned red dust off the old 55 and a quick spray wax/polish, then headed off to meet the other Buickers at the southern highlands Mittagong [...]

139 – Buick Car Club 2018 Christmas Party

Sunday was a very hot day with sunny blue sky and clouds. Some Jacarandas were still flowering and the bouganvilleas were very colourful. While in the M5 tunnel we passed a Massive can on [...]

137 – Chromefest The Entrance October 2018

Tony & Barbara drove up on Saturday in the 71 Riv, staying overnight in Budgewoi. The sky was blue with clouds and the M1 was flowering bright showing off bottle brushes in red, pink [...]

136 – Mahratta House Run – August 2018

Sunny blue sky day on Sunday 19th August in Davidson. Eyes were on a spider moving all over the back of the car in front of us which pulled out of the Rural Fire [...]

135 – Shannon’s Eastern Creek Classic 2018

August Run - Shannon's Eastern Creek Classic Sunday August 12th turned out to be a lovely sunny, day on the Northside in Davidson. Tony & Barbara were driving the 65 to Shannon's Classic at [...]

131 – Feb 18 – Leuralla, Leura, Blue Mountains

Barbara & Tony left the Northside 0745 on a dull and overcast morning. Along Mona Vale Rd the usual Sunday chiclisti (cyclists) were riding in large and small groups going both ways.Onto the M2 [...]

130 – Santa and his Wildcat

HoHoHo! The time has come and well overdue for Santa to elaborate to his fellow Buick Club members on how he became a PRIVILEGED owner of a Buick. Not just a Buick!!! A 1966 [...]

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