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1971 Buick Riviera Review
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A Relatively Under Rated Muscle Car And Can Be Picked Up For Low Costs — Buick Big Block Power they are torque monsters. With 139k miles, still holding up well without rattles. Beauty from the rear and front, bizarre from the sideview. Costs? maintenance has been low but with a 455 engine well just a bit thirsty. I would rate the Queen Mary as one of the tops I have owned, my Buick GS a-body had more fun, but the queen has more ride quality.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: 455 engine, relative quick steering

Cons: plows in hard turns

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1971 Buick Riviera Review
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71 Boat Tail — was my dads car the thing was a boat but it cruised not the beest picture i think it had a 455 big block hevay great american luxary for a 71 wasnt the newest with a console just above the basic model have all original paper work like 40,000 miles the vinyal seats do get burning hot in the summer as many of you know

Pros: engine look the boat tail

Cons: vynal seats

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1971 Buick Riviera Review
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The Last Of The Arrogant American Styling. — A very solid, well built car. It has a great 455ci (7.5L) V8 and a great ride. Styling that is love it or hate it, but absolutely unique.

Pros: Engine, space for friends, bench seat for girlfriends.  Cost to buy one of these is less that 10k.  A hell of a deal.  Mechanical parts are easy to find.

Cons: 11 mpg.  Hard to find wide enough parking spaces.

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Reviews From Other Years

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

1998 Buick Riviera Reviews

Okay For A Single Person But Not For A Family By ammoworld7

look at my pros and cons and that should tell you about my review. asking to write a review when I have just listed my pros and cons, which I consider to be a review, is completely absurd. I hope th... Read More

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

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 Randall

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

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

1995 Buick Riviera Reviews

Even With The Couple Issues I'm Currently Having, I Still Love The Car. By Anarchy32

I really love my Riviera. When I first had seen it on the lot I knew I wanted it. The white paint job was flawless, great looking, and bright. The interior is all burgundy with leather seats. The inte... Read More

Overall I Am Very Impressed. By Alvin1966

First my appreciation for the Buick brand and especially the Riviera. Previously I owned a 75 85 and (95 we still own) which were purchased new. The 95 I am referencing in my comments is one purchase... Read More

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