1952 Buick Riviera Super

263 CID Straight 8 3 Speed Manual


263 CID Straight 8 3 Speed Manual



Stock #1766-LOU
Price: $18,995
Year Make Model: 1952 Buick Riviera
Sub-Model/Trim: Super
Engine: 263 CID Straight 8
Transmission: 3 Speed Manual
Mileage: 54,032 ( actual )
Body Style: Sedan
Exterior Color: Green
Interior Color: Green

  • AM Radio
  • Hub Caps
  • Power Steering
  • Radial Tires
  • Seatbelts
  • Wide White Walls
  • Numbers are Matching

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Gateway Classic Cars of Louisville is proud to present this 1952 Buick Super Riviera Straight 8. Buick was a brand that has been around since 1903 and was the first maker cars with overhead valve engines. Marketed above the Chevrolet and below the Cadillac the Buick was the premium brand that people could turn to at a reasonable price. The 50’s models were known for their rounded lines and tons of chrome making them sought after today. This example has lived a pampered life being bought new in Chicago and used as a fair-weather car most of its life. With the original bill of sale, service brochure and a ton of other original documents this 52 is a rare find. The paint is original to the car and proves how well the car has been taken care of. The ports on the side are the distinguishing feature on these cars and really give the car that distinguished look. Under the hood is the original Straight 8 that was Buick’s go to motor and a staple for the company. This one is original to the car and still runs excellent with nothing, but a valve job done this baby purrs like a kitten. The 3 speed transmission shifts as it should and is guaranteed to take you back to that easier time. The big green front seat is comfortable with seat belts that were recently added making the ride a little safer. The dash is in excellent shape with the big round speedometer placed right in the front of the driver as these cars drove so smooth it as easy to speed. If you have been looking for a very original well taken care of car that has a lot of the original documentation that goes along with it this 52 is exactly that. Options on this 1952 Buick Super Riviera Straight 8 includes, AM Radio, Cloth Interior, Hub Caps, Wide White Wall Radial tires., and Power Steering. This 1952 Buick Super Riviera is for sale in our Louisville Showroom and can be seen in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and an HD Video at For additional information please call our knowledgeable staff at (812)294-1555 or email us at If you would like to see it in person, come to our Louisville Showroom located at 13576 Blue Lick Rd., Memphis, IN 47143.

Numbers Matching and Original Mileage Cars

If marked as such, the Owner states, this vehicles as numbers matching and/or original mileage. It has not been verified by Gateway Classic Cars. As such Gateway Classic Cars is not guaranteeing the authenticity of this claim. Buyer is encouraged to verify this information on their own, prior to purchase.

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