Post Profile

Buick purposefully purveys performance in this 1966 Skylark Gran Sport ad

1966 Buick Skylark GS. Artwork provided by the Automotive History Preservation Society. I believe that this advertisement really stands out among other Buick GS ads of its era for evoking emotion and provoking action. It shows a 1966 Skylark GS at speed, not a rendering, as many other ads employed prior to 1966. It depicts […]
read more


Related Posts

More Buicks To Wear ‘GS’ Performance Badge: Report

Vehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

The only Buick wearing the brand’s GS performance badge, short for “Gran Sport”, is the Regal GS. Going forward, we'll see more Buicks wearing the famous badge, especially with the Buick brand expected to launch a new Grand National...

2016 Buick Regal GS AWD – A familiar badge returns with some contemporary twists

Vehicles / Cars :

Photography by author. Buick has dusted off its GS badge many times since it first earned its creds during the muscle era, and though some post-’70s Gran Sports haven’t really upheld the creed, the most recent revival shows a bit mo...

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1966 Buick Sport Wagon

Vehicles / Cars :

We have little trouble believing the assertion that this 1966 Buick Sport Wagon for sale on has spent much of its life in California and Nevada, what with its working air conditioning (with all those windows, A/C is jus...

Oldsmobile’s 4-4-2 ups the ante for 1965

Vehicles / Cars :

Here’s The Inside Track on Olds’ Hottest Number laid out flat. Artwork provided by Automotive History Preservation Society Oldsmobile may have been caught by surprise by the Pontiac GTO in 1964, but for 1965 the Division would retal...

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1966 Buick Skylark Gran Sport Convertible

Vehicles / Cars :

Early Buick Skylark Gran Sport models possess a rare blend of attitude and refinement, giving them the ability to blend in at drag strips and country clubs alike. For fair-weather enjoyment, it’s hard to beat drop-top models, and th...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC