Lot 51

2017   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2017

1942 Buick Special Series 40B Estate Wagon

SOLD $143,000

Estimate

$225,000 - $275,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

14364415

Car Highlights

One of 327 Produced Prior to Wartime Production Suspension
One of Three Known Remaining 1942 Examples
Reportedly Served as a General’s Staff Car During WWII
Fully Documented Award-Winning Restoration
Among the Rarest of All American Woodies

Technical Specs

248 CID DynaFlash OHV Inline 8-Cylinder Engine
Single Downdraft Carburetor
115 BHP at 3,400 RPM
3-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Independent Front Suspension with Coil Springs
Live Rear Axle with Coil Springs
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