Project Description

1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan - Model 72

 

1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan – Model 72

Production11,804 cars
Original Baseprice$ 3,503.00
Engine322 cui Fireball V8
255
341
60.4 inches
80.0 inches
213.6 inches
127 inches
4,280 pounds
2,06

% share of all 1956 Buicks

Quote from Original Literature

1956 Buick Sales Flyer
Among the many features that are yours to enjoy as part and parcel of the fine 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan (Model 72) and without extra cost - is the double-action take-off of the new Variable Pitch Dynaflow - a new In-line Safety Power Steering System, and dual exhausts that deliver even more horsepower to rear wheels.

1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan Equipment

The Roadmaster series was Buick top series for 1956. So you’ll find the most features as standard equipment on the 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan. With the few optional equipment it could be turned into one of the finest cars of the year.

Accessory Group M (includes Electric Clock, Trunk Light, License Plate Frames & Wheel Covers)
Air Cleaner and Silencer
Ash Receivers
Automatic Glove Compartment Light
Cigarette Lighter
Deluxe Steering Wheel
Direction Signals
Dual Exhaust
Dynaflow Transmission (Automatic Transmission)
Foamtex Seat Cushions
High Air Intake Ventilation System
Panoramic Windshield
Power Steering
Rear Coil Springs
Redliner Speedometer
Safety Group (includes Back-Up Lights, Windshield Washer, Glareproof Mirror & Parking Brake Signal Light)
Step-On Parking Brake
Windshield Washer – Wide Angle Wiper
Air Conditioner (only with Heater & Defroster)
Antenna (Manual or Automatic)
Easy-Eye Glass
Heater & Defroster
Oversize Tires
Permanent Type Antifreeze
Power Brakes (only with Dynaflow)
Power Seats (6-way)
Power Window Lifts
Rear View Mirror
Selectronic Radio
Sonomatic Radio
Tri-Tone Paint
Two-Tone Paint
Wheel Covers (Hubcaps)
White Wall Tires

See 1956 Buick Options & Accessories for a full list with original prices.

1956 Buick Options & Accessories
  • 1956 Buick Heater & Defroster

    1956 Buick Heater & Defroster

    The new 1956 Buick Heater & Defroster with Air Conditioning brings a continuous flow of outside air warmed thermostatically to your pleasure.Read more!

1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan Colors

1956 Buick Colors

The 1950s were very colorful. Just like the 1956 Buicks! In 1956, Buick offered 20 base colors, which could be used as solid, two-tone or even three-tone paint. Two-tone means that roof and body had different colors.

Note: Color accuracy varies by computer/device settings and depends on the actual light. See complete 1956 Buick color chart for Duco Paint numbers.

1956 Buick Colors

Carlsbad Black

Castle Grey

Dover White

Electric Blue

Bedford Blue

Cadet Blue

Cambridge Blue

Laurel Green

Foam Green

Glacier Green

Claret Red

Seminole Red

Tahiti Coral

Cameo Beige

Harvest Yellow

Bittersweet

Apricot

Spruce Green

Nile Green

Mist Green

1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan Interior Trim Combinations

Trim #712

This is a Standard Trim.

Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material:
Light Green Cordaveen

Seat & Bolster Material:
Green Star Nylon

1956 Buick Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material
1956 Buick Seat & Bolster Material

Trim #713

This is a Standard Trim.

Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material:
Light Green Cordaveen

Seat & Bolster Material:
Green Sculptured Brocade Pattern

1956 Buick Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material
1956 Buick Seat & Bolster Material

Trim #722

This is a Standard Trim.

Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material:
Light Blue Cordaveen

Seat & Bolster Material:
Blue Star Nylon

1956 Buick Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material
1956 Buick Seat & Bolster Material

Trim #723

This is a Standard Trim.

Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material:
Light Blue Cordaveen

Seat & Bolster Material:
Blue Sculptured Brocade Pattern

1956 Buick Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material
1956 Buick Seat & Bolster Material

Trim #733

This is a Standard Trim.

Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material:
Red Cordaveen

Seat & Bolster Material:
Black Star Nylon

1956 Buick Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material
1956 Buick Seat & Bolster Material

Trim #734

This is a Standard Trim.

Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material:
Red Cordaveen

Seat & Bolster Material:
Black Sculptured Brocade Pattern

1956 Buick Seat, Bolster & Seat Facing Material
1956 Buick Seat & Bolster Material

Potential buyers of the 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan had the choice between six beautiful interior combinations. All of them were standard; the Materials used were Cloth and Cordaveen.

1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan Featured Video

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1956 Buick Videos

1956 Buick Videos

Ever heard of Jackie Gleason? Buick was sponsor of his show in 1956. During commercial brakes, Buick presented one spot per show. Jackie Gleason was also part of the dealer introduction of the 1956 Buick. He appeared in the first slidefilm of the DOT (Dealer Training Organisation) program. 22 slidefilms were released overall. You find them in our video section!

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Literature covering the 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan

Online Literature

There are some books that help you to repair or maintain your 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan. We at Hometown Buick have digitalized the most important literature items for you. You can read them here – online!

1956 Buick Literature

HOMETOWN BUICK Collection

Some collectibles for the 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan can be bought every day – but some items are hard to find. Hometown Buick has one of the biggest collections for 1950s Buick, including rare 1956 Buick memorabilia.

1956 Buick Memorabilia

Available in the HB Shop

Are you looking for cool items for your 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan? In our shop, we can offer you spare originals and high quality reprints for reasonable prices!

1956 Buick Shop Items

For 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan Owners and Enthusiasts

1956 Buick Body Tag

1956 Buick Body Tag

The Body Tag from your 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan can tell you how it was painted and equipped originally. Decode the given numbers right here on Hometown Buick!

Decode 1956 Buick Body Tag

1956 Buick Registry

1956 Buick Registry

Do you know how many 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan are still on the road? There are no official sources for information like this. Hometown Buick wants to help the community and has created the 1956 Buick registry. Register your 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan today!

Register your 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan

1956 Buick Configurator

1956 Buick Configurator

You like the feature of modern car websites to build-your-own vehicle? We’ve combined this with the historical data of 1956 Buicks. Try our 1956 Buick configurator!

Configure your 1956 Buick

1956 Buick Prices

1956 Buick Prices

Are you considerring a 1956 Buick Roadmaster Sedan and would like to know how much its worth? Car prices depend on so many things – car condition, location, how “original” it is, etc. A classic car database can’t answer your question, but can give you a first orientation.

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