1957 Buick CenturyReview
The "banker's Hotrod" — Century during the late '50's combined the high performance Roadmaster engine with the smaller, Special body which made the car quite a performer. My first car was a '57 Special 4-door that I got from my grandfather, which unfortunately didn't survive Mt. St. Helens. I've looked on and off for 30 years for a Century Riviera hardtop and fourd the perfect car a few years ago and was fortunate enough to get the car. It is restored to factory stock except for glass packs, Roadmaster headlamp rings, front disc brakes and slight lowering.
Pros: Beautiful and fast - everyone loves this car.
Cons: It's 50 years old and quite rare so repairs and parts are a challenge.
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Reviews From Other Years
never worked right brakes are bad transmission was screwed up i never wanted this car the accelerator sucked doesnt pick up the way it should speakers suck and the car was a mess never buy this car ... Read More
its a great car reliable and good gas mileage the car has alittle rust inside very clean has been in an aciddent but got fixed the car is very fun to drive not horrible looking but still. Engine is fi... Read More
It Is A Good Car.
This Buick is a well built car. it preformance is what you would expect for a car of it's type (it fortunalty has cruis control or else I would probly have gotten a ticket by now). I usley get in the ... Read More
It is the car I always wanted. Firstly a great, smooth ride, roomy and easy to handle. It has a great acceleration for moving out and good gas mileage. most people think of this as a senior citi... Read More
Heck Of A Nice Used Car.
Traded in a 2000 Neon for this much larger more comfortable car. Much more room, comfort, power! Mileage nearly equals the old Neon, with 27 poking around town and up to 33 on the highway. Interior pi... Read More
Reliable Car With No Major Issues
Not the most stylish vehicle, but a safe one with great gas mileage and reasonable maintenance. The Buick Century is usually reasonably priced, and seems to have found a new following among college s... Read More
Terrible Car- Do Not Ever Buy This Model, Year, And Type!
I am disgusted by this car purchase, and all of the "flaws" this car has, and it is my own fault because I didn't do the proper research on it, and found out after the fact that all the problems we ar... Read More
My Little Buick
Its a great car. Smooth ride and amazing seating. Have so much fun in this car with the entire family. It gets me to and from college. It is a blast to drive. I love this car!! So much. :) Thank you Read More
I Love This Car
If you are looking for a solid performing, roomy reliable car at reasonable price, this is the car for you. Solid Buick make with alot of extras for the price. Great car for a growing family like mine... Read More
A Good Solid Car That Need A Better Tranny To Make It A Nice Car.
good solid family kinda car,nice options and a smooth ride, but do not like abs sensors, or those really small fuses would have been nicer if it had bigger fuses, a better tranny,a full size tire for ... Read More