Cutting Loose In A Trim, Poised 1980 Buick!

It appears that GM's marketers recruited the actors from this ad from Synanon, if we go by the vacuous, zombified smiles and apparent belief that the '80 Regal was a sporty car. » 7/10/10 11:00am 7/10/10 11:00am

And the Real Winner Is...

Sure sure, some folks get excited about the LeMons car that gets the most laps, but the Index Of Effluency winner gets the real bragging rights. Today, General Motors takes another big win thanks to the Track Pillagerz! Buick LeSabre. » 2/07/10 5:45pm 2/07/10 5:45pm

1978 Buick LeSabre

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Many Americans bought gas-sipping Colts and Chevettes when Malaise fuel prices hit… but some stayed with big Buicks! » 2/07/10 9:00am 2/07/10 9:00am

Park Your Ass in a 372-Mile LeSabre for $16,500!

Nice Price or Crack Pipe thinks that extremely low-mileage old cars are like the Coelacanths of the Used Car market — you never expect to come across one, and when you do, you don't know what to do with it. » 1/08/10 7:00am 1/08/10 7:00am

Junkyard Build Quality Challenge, Door Panel Edition: USA vs Germany vs…

Those of you who read my posts about easy Honda speedometer replacement and hellish Ford window regulator replacement know my oft-repeated rants about German over-complexity, Detroit quality corner-cutting, and Japanese cheap-but-well-thought-out engineering. Where do I get my facts? The junkyard! » 12/13/09 11:30pm 12/13/09 11:30pm

Junkyard Nightmare Build Quality Challenge, Door Panel Edition: USA

Welcome to the JNBQC, Door Panel Edition. Detroit has some catching up to do, and we're all rooting for The General's contestant here! » 12/13/09 11:29pm 12/13/09 11:29pm

Buick LeSabre Gets Massive Air, Doesn't Float

Although non-turbocharged Buicks are normally more well known for floatin' than flyin', here's a hoon in a Buick LeSabre showing why he's driving the first class of air class. [via Banovsky] » 10/05/09 10:30am 10/05/09 10:30am

1967 Buick LeSabre

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Alameda boasts a fine tradition of evil-looking Buicks. » 9/19/09 9:00am 9/19/09 9:00am

San Diego Serenade: Triumph Stag and Buick LeSabre


The Bonus Edition DOTS cars just keep coming in. Today we're heading down to San Diego, where Brian B captured a very Jalopnik-centric pair of vintage cars: a 1968 Buick LeSabre and a 1972 Triumph Stag. One is a vast sedan with styling that may have been aimed at old people, but at least they were hip old people… » 4/02/08 2:30pm 4/02/08 2:30pm

Tow Operator Arrested For Taking, Flattening Car

As if living in South Bend, Indiana hasn't been depressing enough lately, a couple tried to retrieve their 1991 Buick LeSabre from the parking lot of a grocery store only to find that it had been illegally towed away (they had permission to keep the car on the premises). After scouring the area, the owner found out it… » 1/02/08 12:15pm 1/02/08 12:15pm