1995 Buick Riviera User Reviews

1995 Buick Riviera Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 13 reviews

  • Performance:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Appearance:4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Overall: 4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5

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"style" 7 reviews
"ride" 6 reviews
"comfortable car" 5 reviews
"handling" 4 reviews
"interior" 4 reviews
CONS
"power" 2 reviews
"ride" 2 reviews

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Robert writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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Looks great, faster than expected, lots of space.  Also fairly rare

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Some mechanical issues, not the easiest to fix

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A Fantastic, Rare-ish, Underappreciated Buick. Not For Your Grandpa — I absolutely loved this car, but then again who doesn't love the first car they ever purchase. It was surprisingly quick, with a 3.8L supercharged V6 under the hood. With a couple simple modifications including performance tires and front and rear strut bars, handling wasn't too bad for such a large car. Large also means there was a huge amount of space in the front and back. Best of all though was the comfort; at highways speeds the car was incredibly quiet and just drifted over the bumps in the road.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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friar51 writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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4

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3800 supercharged engine , style excellent , cbreaking and handling in good or bad weather excellent with the front wheel drive ... pleasure to drive ,its sporty ,quick ,and a luxury ride ..

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None to speak of except some blind spots when driving & parking ..

friar51
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Best American Made Car I Ever Had .. — I went to look at the 95" rivera when they first came out, it looks different from every angle ...Took a test drive and was amazed at the feel, ride , performance compared to the cadillac eldorado I had at the time ..I loaded the car up with every option , the msrp was 32,500.00 ; very pricey I thought at first .. I could have boughta BMW 3 series or a C -class mercedes for around the same price ..Overall the Buick in appearance , ride ,looks , and wow factor I bought the Rivera ...Its ashame Buick didn't market the car right ,they had a gem and didn't realize it ....PS I still own the car ,its been garaged kept & looks showroom new ..

Primary Use: Family transportation

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nickmarino83 writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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5

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Great styling, Interiors comfortable, exterior was ahead of its time, reliable, Riviera has a huge following evidently.

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Now that Im approaching the 100,000 mile marker it seems as if the repairs keep coming one after another...

nickmarino83
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I Love This Car To Death Just Wish It Came With A 100,000 Mile Warranty Like Kia! — I really overall love this car. Its got me from A to B multiple times even when there were problems already going on but I had no time to fix them. This car has truly been through hell cause I pushed it harder than I should have at times. Also I let certain repairs go for too long while still driving. Long story short, the car is dependable, reliable, and for being 18 years old it still looks pretty stylish. The good old Rivi is the best buy of my car buying career hands down.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Hornet749 writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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Style, Power, Plush Comfort

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NONE

Hornet749
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Best Luxury Cruiser Ever — This car is an absolute pleasure to own and drive. Still a head turner after all these years. Most folks just cannot believe the comfort, power and modern styling for a car of this age. This car was selected as the Riviera Performance Group cover car for 2012.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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myriviera writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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Awesome to drive

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Could nickel and dime you to death

myriviera
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Worth Every Penny It Takes To Fix..at Some Point It Will Be Brand New Again — I love the way this car handles and accelerates. It is the most luxurious ride ever. Body style is awesome. It has every option I can think of; however, the 95 seems to have a lot of mechanical problems. I have already put over $3000 in it, but it's worth it to me.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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jimmydean51 writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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wonderful ride and handling, especially great traction in snow, easy to drive, very powerful.

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hard to find parts, lots of wiring,

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I Love My Ride, Most Comfortable Vehicle I've Owned. — I've had great times in this vehicle. I just wish buick would make it again with the same look. This car was so futuristic when it was in production, it looked odd then, but would go over very well now, but keep the same body style, don't change it. Every make and model looks like everything else today. You cant tell a Cadillac from a Toyota anymore. Seems everyone is driving a car that looks like all the rest. we need something different, yet affordable.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Doug writes:
1995 Buick Riviera STD Coupe Review
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Luxury and Quality

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Performance is all I can say.

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95 Buick Riviera 9 Out Of 10 — I would say this car was built pretty good. The design is like no other, and the pure quality is up there with Cadillac. I loved this car with all my heart. The only problem I had with it was that it lacked in the performance department, but over all it's a nice car to own, it will last as long as you take care of it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Zack writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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5

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smooth, but has some umph to it

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it is a boat and not amazing on gas

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Nice Mix Between Performance And Luxury — it feels super heavy, but when u get on it it definately has some go to it haha. It actually performs just as well as the new charger and an 87 corvette, once they actually got the motor in the car. nice inside, great highway car, not so much stop and go traffic.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Yvonne writes:
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Front wheel drive

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Love My Riv — Overall it's a great car! Built very strong, and is really comfortable! It IS a luxury car! Surprisingly powerful for such a large car. Fun to drive and it gets a lot of attention since there isn't that many around.

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Marie writes:
1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe Review
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Unique style, nice ride, very comfortable to sit in.

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Expensive to fix!! At 13 a lot of stuff is begining to need replaceing and some of the parts have to be ordered from the U.S.

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Looks Great, A Rare Find And Unique The Reason I Bought It. — I've had her for about 6 years now, it's kind of a love/hate relationship. When it's running it gets me where I want to go.

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1999 Buick Riviera Reviews

Overall I Love This Car. By Marshal

i love this car. she is the one on the right. If i decide to go for a drive and get out on the higway and really put your foot into it it will respond. its been more than once that i have made this ca... Read More

Good Luck Finding 1! By Kevin

Great car owned it for 3 years and it is always reliable and it will beat most of the cras on the streets and some at lebenon valley awesome in the snow as well with a set of snow tires and it is so c... Read More

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1998 Buick Riviera Reviews

98 Riviera By Chris

This car has great handling and performance. Also has great breaking with its 4 wheel disc brakes. It handles great in all road conditions. Got the car for a great price in really great shape. Hav... Read More

Future Collectible By johnbomarito

Styling that has stood the test of time. Many people would stop me in parking lots and compliment the styling and Platinum Beige paint. Supercharged V-6 provided excellent balance between mileage & pe... Read More

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1997 Buick Riviera Reviews

90's Luxury By Scott

Good looking car with sleek body lines. Stereo and wheels are dated both will need upgraded. Power can be added simple with a pulley change. Exhaust tips are something definitely needing change. Sl... Read More

Very Under Estimated, And Sometimes Misunderstood. You Have To Own One To Know. By Cadillacstyle9092

You don't need a super-charger in this Riv. She will pin you to your seat in a second. Very responsive, and Very dependable as well. She is a true pleasure to drive one of my friends says "I swear she... Read More

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1996 Buick Riviera Reviews

Great Sleeper, Loads Of Fun, Plenty Of Power. I Love It! By Josh

Great car. Supercharger gives it kick. Front wheel drive is no fun. Very reliable car never had a major repair in seven years of ownership. Very fun. Easy to get wheel spin. 22-26 mpg, rarely at the p... Read More

Just A Super Car! By 96RivBrad

You can find these in immaculate condition for under $3k. Don't worry about the mileage. IF it's been properly maintained it will run forever. Supercharged and ultimate comfort. Rare design that never... Read More

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1993 Buick Riviera Reviews

Good Old Car By Jesse

Good Motor solid built car. Heavy which gives it an amazingly smooth ride and enough power to climb the hills without downshifting. 3.8 series one motor is solid running and the seats are very comfo... Read More

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