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1952 BUICK SUPER RIVIERA BOMBSHELL BETTY

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  Lot #760  (Sale Order: 167 of 221)  
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Bombshell Betty is 1952 Buick Super Riviera-Land Speed Race Car. It has Buick factory VIN# 16596553. With an aluminum body the car holds six land speed World Records. The engine is 320ci straight-8 from a 1950 Buick Roadmaster and the top custom intake manifold is from Harts Collision-Racing Shop with a Jegs-Quick-Fuel 750cm racing carburetor. It runs on racing fuel and has a 4-gallon fuel tank next to the engine block. In 2009 at the Bonneville Nationals Bonneville Speed Week it won for Land Speed Record XO/GCC reaching 130.838 mph. The same year at the Bonneville Nationals World Finals it won for Land Speed Record XO/GCC reaching 134.054 mph. In 2010 at the Bonneville Nationals World Finals it won the Land Speed Record XO/GCC reaching 141.821 mph. In 2012 at the Bonneville Nationals Bonneville Speed Week it won the Land Speed Record XO/GCC reaching 162.481 mph. In 2012 at the Bonneville Nationals World Finals it won the Land Speed Record XO/GCC reaching 165.380 mph. In 2013 at the Bonneville Nationals Bonneville Speed Week it won the Land Speed Record XO/GCC reaching 165.735 mph. Owned by renowned photographer Peter Lik. **SOLD ON BILL OF SALE ONLY**

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1952 BUICK SUPER RIVIERA BOMBSHELL BETTY
1952 BUICK SUPER RIVIERA BOMBSHELL BETTY
Lot number: 760
Seller: Barrett-Jackson Auction Company
Event: Las Vegas Collector Car Auction
Ends: Saturday, October 15 | 11:00 AM  Pacific

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