Yes, it's another Fast Friday, and while we love to talk about our Buicks from the nailhead era, it's also true that Buick's performance reputation goes back to the straight-eight days of the early thirties. In fact, Buick is a darn popular car among street rodders for its beautiful styling. Sometimes they modify the Buick straight eight, and sometimes they use modern V-8 power. Many times they end up with air conditioning and all of the creature comforts of modern cars.
Sometimes they lower them, sometimes they chop the tops, sometimes they do resto-rods that look almost totally stock, but which ever way, they're always instantly recognizable as Buicks and there's no doubt that they love their Buicks. Here's a salute to some of the cool Buick street rods out there. Take a look: