This is the magnificent motor car that makes the most of country living and town travel. So versatile is the 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon (Model 79R), it is always at home with those who combine city life with suburban settings. It's perfectly at ease with casual clothes and the activities they fit - equally so at white-tie-and-tails affairs.
Seasoned wood and sturdy metal dress this handsome carrier of six big people and all their gear or luggage. The Roxpoint nylon carpeted rear platform stretches more than six feet from front to back, almost five feet from side to side, when the rear seat is folded. In limited production, the Buick Estate Wagon is available on either the Super or the Roadmaster chassis.
1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon Equipment
Welcome to the world of luxury – with the 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon. The biggest body for 1953 could be matched with a variety of features to provide maximim comfort. 1953 was the last year for the so called “woody” – which means the body was made of steel and wood. This beauty was very well equipped and could even have modern features like Power Steering and Power Brakes.
1953 Buick Dynaflow Transmission is one of the smoothest auto transmissions. All powerthrust from engine to wheels is transmitted through a cushion of oil.
1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon Colors
18 base colors were available for 1953.Two-Tone paint was not allowed for Estate Wagons – so the roof had to be painted in the same color as the body. Note: Color accuracy varies by computer/device settings and depends on the actual light.
(See complete 1953 Buick color chart for Duco Paint numbers.)
Memorabilia for 1953 Buicks is hard to find due to the year being their 50th anniversary. Hometown Buick is proud to have some of rarest memorabilia available – like the Showroom Album, Colors & Fabrics Album, DOT Slidefilms, etc.
For 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon Owners and Enthusiasts
1953 Buick Body Tag
Are you restoring a 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon or just want to know how it came from the factory? Just find the body tag – located in the engine compartment – and get all neat information – original paint combination, interior and (in some cases) optional equipment.
Buick does not provide official statistics about how often a 1953 was equipped with a certain option. So its up to the community. We’ve started a 1953 Buick Registry to help you out. Submit your car information to get a better look on 1953 Buicks!
Unfortunately there is no 1953 Buick showroom anymore. But Hometown Buick has created a way to let you build a 1953 Buick or your own. Our 1953 Buick Configurator lets you create your personal car – with all factory options, exterior paints and interior. Start now!
The car hobby is expensive. Before you buy (or sell) a 1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon you need to inform yourself about the right price. Although – there is no right price, everything depends on different parameters, for example condition, location, being the car original or not. A classic car valuation platform can only give a first orientation.
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