Price: US $1,775.00 Item location: Henrico, Virginia, United States
  • Make: Buick
  • Model: Roadmaster
  • Type: Sedan
  • Trim: Sedan
  • Year: 1955
  • Mileage: 53,213
  • VIN: 7B4016260
  • Color: Blue and White
  • Engine size: 322 V8 Nailhead
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Power options: Power Steering
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: DYNAFLOW Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Blue and White
  • Safety options: Power Front Seat, Power Brakes
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!

1955 Buick Roadmaster Sedan


Classic Cruiser!

Blue & White exterior

Blue & White interior

Clear VA title

Garage stored

322 ci FIREBALL V-8 Nailhead Engine

Dynaflow Variable Pitch Automatic Transmission

POWER Drum Brakes

POWER Steering

POWER Front Seat

Gauges, Lights, Windows, Heat/Air controls, Hood-Release, Door locks, Trunk lock,

parking brake, Power Seat, all in VERY GOOD WORKING condition.

Previous owners lived in SD and MD

Owner documentation, Original oil-bath air filter, Vintage AM radio,

period-correct Hubcaps, Service Manual, and Spare parts included.

Original Interior shows wear and need of repair.

Horn button relocated to dash.

Work completed in 2015-2016:

New battery, starter, lights, lenses, and various electrical parts. LED tail lights.

New tires [5]

Fuel tank replaced; Fuel system flushed.

Rebuilt Carter Carburetor

Flushed oils in engine and transmission.

Purchased and installed various seals, and missing parts.

Mileage is ‘ESTIMATED’ as documented on title.

Odometer reads 53213.

Speedometer and vacuum wipers presently not working.

A few dings, paint chips, scratches, and paint issues in the usual places

For a sixty year old car; the underside is amazingly SOLID!


Obvious evidence of rocker panel repair and exterior re-paint in the past.

Much of the chrome is pitted, buffed, or painted.


This Buick was assembled at the Kansas City, KS Plant and originally

purchased new by Miss Matilda J. Gage [Frank Baum’s niece] at Jacobson Buick

in Aberdeen South Dakota.

Miss Gage promoted the children’s books about the land of OZ

authored by her uncle Frank Baum.The character of Dorothy depicted

in Baum’s books was based on Miss Gage and her younger sister, [the real] Dorothy.

Miss Gage’s Buick was sold in 1986 after her death.

Car size specs in INCHES

Wheel base: 127

Length: 216

Width: 80

Height: 63

Weight: 4600 pounds

I am a Vintage Car and Truck Hobbyist and am selling this sweet Classic Cruiser to increase my storage space.

Please ask questions prior to bidding.

For sale locally.

Don’t be a shy watcher; Bid today! :D