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Buick Riviera


An American icon revered for its luxurious charm and thrilling performance.

  • Year: 1965
  • Make: Buick
  • Model: Riviera
  • Mileage: 78,143
  • Color: Turquoise
  • Interior: Black

Introducing the 1965 Buick Riviera, an American icon revered for its luxurious charm and thrilling performance. This timeless beauty, crafted during the debut generation of Rivieras spanning 1963 to 1965, was Buick’s elegant response to the Ford Thunderbird and Cadillac Eldorado.

Notably, the 1965 Riviera boasts a distinct “knife-edge” silhouette, a hallmark of its era, sculpted by the visionary Bill Mitchell, also acclaimed for his work on the Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray.

Renowned among collectors and automotive aficionados alike, the 1965 Buick Riviera epitomizes the pinnacle of 1960s American automotive excellence, seamlessly blending style, power, and opulence.

Originally cherished by a discerning owner in San Mateo, California, this Riviera has traversed the sun-soaked landscapes of California, Oregon, and Arizona before finding its way into a prestigious collection in St. Louis in 2016.

Under the hood lies the original 401 “445 Wildcat” powerplant, meticulously restored along with the entire drivetrain, ensuring a thrilling driving experience. With just over 40 test miles, this Riviera cruises effortlessly on the open road, delivering on its promise of exhilarating performance.

Step inside to discover a meticulously preserved interior, adorned with original fittings complemented by refreshed carpeting and leather seats. Every gauge operates flawlessly, while the air conditioning offers a refreshing escape from the summer heat.

Thanks to its West Coast heritage, the body of this Riviera remains solid, benefiting from a repaint a decade ago. Delve beneath to find a meticulously detailed undercarriage, showcasing the original floorboards in pristine condition, a testament to its cherished past.

Embrace the allure of yesteryear with the 1965 Buick Riviera, where timeless elegance meets exhilarating performance, promising an unparalleled driving experience for generations to come.


  • Power steering
  • Power brakes
  • Power seats
  • AC
  • Leather seats
  • EZI glass
  • Automatic trunk release
  • Rear seat speaker
  • Remote mirror
  • Door guard moldings
  • Seat belts with retractors