The Electra 225 models were the top of the line for Buick in 1960. Interestingly the 225 refers to the overall length of the car at 225 inches! This is a 1960 Buick Electra 225 Convertible in “Tampico” red, with leather trimmed red / white interior and has a 401 cubic inch V8 engine. Standard features include: Easy Power Steering, Power Brakes, Dual Exhaust, Windshield washer, Dual-speed windshield wiper, power windows, two-way adjustable power seat.
A cool feature of these Buick’s is the “Mirrormatic” speedometer where the speedometer is in reverse and reflected into an adjustable mirror that could be angled for the best visibility.
Buick produced 6,746 Electra 225 convertibles for the 1960 model year and were priced at $4,192.