1953 Buick Production

1953 Buick Production

488,814 cars

Buick offered an anniversary model for 1953: The 53 Buick Skylark. Almost any equipment was standard on this luxury convertible. The price was twice as much as Buick asked for models of the Special series. Today, collectors all over the world see the 53 Buick Skylark as the holy grail of classic Buicks.

The 1953 Buick Production overview shows: Overall Buick sales did well in 1953. They increased in comparison to 1952 by almost 50 percent! The most popular series was the Special series. Buyers preferred Sedans over Coupes, although Buick was one of the market leaders for Rivieras.

1953 Buick Production Overview – Series

1953 Buick Special
1953 Buick Super
1953 Buick Roadmaster

1953 Buick Production Overview

ModelModel CodeFisher Body CodeOriginal
Base Price
Special Series (40)
1953 Buick Special 4-door Deluxe Sedan41D53-4369D$2,255100,312
1953 Buick Special 2-door Riviera45R53-4337$2,29558,780
1953 Buick Special 2-door Convertible46C53-4367X$2,5534,282
1953 Buick Special 2-door Deluxe Sedan48D53-4311D$2,19753,796
Super Series (50)
1953 Buick Super 4-door Riviera5253-4519$2,69690,685
1953 Buick Super 2-door Convertible56C53-4567X$3,0026,701
1953 Buick Super 2-door Riviera56R53-4537$2,61191,298
1953 Buick Super 4-door Estate Wagon59n/a$3,4301,830
Roadmaster Series (70)
1953 Buick Roadmaster 4-door Riviera72R53-4719X$3,25450,523
1953 Buick Roadmaster 2-door Convertible76C53-4767X$3,5063,318
1953 Buick Roadmaster 2-door Riviera76R53-4737X$3,35822,927
1953 Buick Roadmaster 2-door Skylark Convertible76X53-4767SX$5,0611,690
1953 Buick Roadmaster 4-door Estate Wagon79Rn/a$4,030679
Total production488,814

1953 Buick Production Statistics

Here are some quick facts about the 1953 Buick Production run:


% Special Series


% Super Series


% Roadmaster Series


% Sedans


% Estate Wagons


% Coupes


% Convertibles