custom 83 regal SBC

Mr T type

For sale is my 1983 Buick Regal Limited with all the characteristics of a T Type and none of the complications of the Turbo v6. This car was a standard v6 car that I converted to a V8 install with a SBC 350 and TH 350 out of a 77 malibu. The engine and transmission have both been completely rebuilt and come with receipts. The car says around 55,000 on the speedo but Im sure it has rolled over and I have only put 5,000 mile on this car since the build. My dream car has always been a T Type but I could never afford one so I built the closest thing I could to one by using the best of two other parts cars plus this one giving it all the best features. Now I have been able to achieve what I thought was impossible, I bought my 1987 Turbo T that I always wanted so I have to sell this Regal and make room for my new car. I took my time and really paid attention to the little things not worrying about resale and if I could get my money back mainly because I never planned to get rid of it, now it is clear that I will have to sell this car far below what I have invested but my loss is your gain. This car needs very little to make it complete and all the hard and expensive work is done. This is a desert car so rust is not an issue so you can buy this car knowing it is solid. Here is a list off the top of my head of the things and parts that I have installed. price drop 10,000

SBC 350 with RV cam and tons of chrome

Polished aluminum intake

Chrome Edelbrok carb

Aluminum radiator

2 12” electric fans

New wheel bearings and brakes

Chrome headers

2.5 Jegs dual exhaust kit that dumps after the rear end

Jegs transmission cross member

New starter

TH 350 with shift kit

B&M quicksilver shifter


Power antenna

Weather stripping and felts kit

Pulled all glass and had tinted

Rear air shocks

Fiberglass fillers

Fiber glass rear spoiler

Polished lower stainless moldings

Custom center console

Pins and bushings in the door hinges

Two tone silver and white paint job with painted pearl blue separation stripe (all PPG)

Gray Faux leather and cloth interior including dash (less than a year old)

Regal electric bucket seats.

New dome light cover

New front seat belts

Kenwood stereo and wiring for rear amps

New dash light bulbs

Correct shifter less steering column and appropriate gas gauge

Custom lower door panel with place for speakers

17x 8 boss 338 rims and tires (75 miles on them)
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Sweet Regal! Will you tell me about the center console please?
It is a custom console that I built on top of the factory base out of wood then had upholstered with the car. Think there is a video on you tube with it uncovered. Go to my eBay listing for this car and follow the links at bottom of the page. I have been thinking about building more of these and selling them now that I have a shop and no longer need to use my past neighbors wood tools. Seems to be a popular piece
That console is a sweet piece
- would like to see some better pictures of it but in the mean time I'll try to find the youtube video.
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Very tasteful car, I definitely think you should start producing the console. Be a big hit especially if you add cup holder and USB or power plug that can be wired.