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Telephone: 253-272-2336

Email: info@lemaymarymount.org

Address: 325 152nd St E., Tacoma, WA 98445

Hours:

Tuesday-Saturday:  9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm-5:00pm

 

Last tour of the day begins at 3:00pm.

Monday: CLOSED

Highlights

- Four-wheel brakes introduced – first mass-produced vehicle to have them.

- Model was bigger, inside and out.

- Total produced: 4,409.

- Price new: $935.

 

Provenance

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Description

Buick was an upscale automobile positioned just below Cadillac. Buick was the first marque in what was to become General Motors.  Buick is now the oldest American-built marque still being manufactured, having begun in May 1903. 1924 was an important year for Buick, it was their first year offering for both four wheel brakes (first American-built, mass produced car to have them) and an overhead cam engine.  It was also the final year offering the four cylinder engine. This OHV four-cylinder, 170 cid engine produced 35 horsepower.   A total of 4,409 Buick Series 24 were produced in 1924 for a list price of $935.

Year: 1924

Make: Buick

Model: 24

Style: Roadster

Serial No: 1132536

Color: Burgundy

Engine Size: 170 cid

Engine Cylinders: I-4

Engine BHP: 35 BHP

Transmission: 3-Speed

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1924 Buick 24