'49 'Rain Man' Buick Roadmaster

Published: 05:24PM Feb 15th, 2012
By: Ben Klemenzson

This month's Classic American features a car you may think you've seen before on the silver screen...

'49 'Rain Man' Buick Roadmaster

The cream 1949 Buick Roadmaster featured in this month's Classic American may look like the star of smash hit 'Rain Man' starring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise, but in fact it's the result of a super human restoration on a very similar car carried out by owner John Westwood, who transformed the Buick in an unbelievably short time.

Read all about it in March's issue of Classic American, out now!

Current Issue: Dec 2014

Issue Dec 2014

♦ Free 2015 calendar
♦ American supercar showdown
♦ 1958 Cadillac Sedan DeVille
♦ 1970 Dodge Charger R/T
♦ 2015 Mustang
♦ Make your car last forever!
♦ Truck life: 1972 Ranchero
♦ 1965 Mustang GT

PLUS:

Buy this issue now

• Next issue on sale: December 18, 2014

Issue 284

Issue 284
Dec 2014

The UK's Number 1 for 26 years

Subscribe and get this issue

Buy it now facebook Sample on-line

Other News

Car of the Year 2014 announced!

Car of the Year 2014 announced!

The judges' marks have been totted up and the 2014 Footman James Car of the Year has been announced!

Read More »

Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show

Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show

Top five things to see at this year’s show for Classic American fans

Read More »

View all...

Advertisements

Related magazines:

Aviation Classics Classic Bike Guide magazine Motorcycle Sport and Leisure magazine

 

Find a retailer:

Use our handy tool to find your nearest stockist!
Find your nearest Stockist

Advertising Deadline:

Trade Advertising Deadlines:
January 2015: November 19, 2014
February 2015: December 17, 2014
For more information contact our Advertising representative

To book free classifieds use our online form:

Book advertising here

Next Issue Out:

December 18, 2014