The Buick Grand National Is the Ultimate 1980s Muscle Car


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  • Jordan Strozier
    Jordan Strozier  5 hours back

    he said you can only fit a $1.55 total in the coin slots but theres $1.69 with room for extra pennies lol

    • Unpopular Popular Opinion

      Unsubbed... Seriously. Dude, you can't rank older cars by modern standards.

      • Unpopular Popular Opinion

        I'm making this comment before I even watch the video. If Doug ranks cool factor lower than 8, speed lower than 7,style lower than 9, value lower than 10, and functionality lower than 8,I'm unsubbing. I'm so serious. If this gets an overall score less than 70, I'm telling YouTube not to suggest this channel. Not kidding. This is a classic exotic supercar.

        • Jon Ansley
          Jon Ansley  14 hours back

          I miss those visor mirrors. My Rav4 has one light on the ceiling above the mirror that doesn't illuminate that well

          • LoyalMemer
            LoyalMemer  23 hours back

            101.1 the wrif 14:59

            • eb110americana
              eb110americana  1 days back

              The "intake" at the bottom is cooling to the intercooler and radiator. The air filter is visible on the driver's side of the engine bay, behind the headlight. Also, that listing of national radio stations might be the most hilarious quirk that Doug has ever unearthed.

              • Ryan Elliott
                Ryan Elliott  1 days back

                If I remember right the radio in an 80s gm had more presets if you hold down more than one button at once.

                • Jeff Bell
                  Jeff Bell  2 days back

                  Numbers don't compute - Cool Factor on this one goes to 11!

                  • Ralph RRGT3RS
                    Ralph RRGT3RS  2 days back

                    Doug Score= 48

                    • 13Vash13
                      13Vash13  2 days back

                      Это очень красивая машина.

                      • Nikola Dietmar Krapp
                        Nikola Dietmar Krapp  2 days back

                        the name of this car always makes me chuckle a bit, because "Regal" means "shelf" in german. the buick shelf grand national xD

                        • Jeffrey Doerfler
                          Jeffrey Doerfler  2 days back

                          Great review Doug. Thanks!

                          • Nikola Dietmar Krapp
                            Nikola Dietmar Krapp  2 days back

                            "just to save 7cents on the individual seatbelt buckles"
                            yeah, save those 7cents times 4 for all the seats in the car. then save those 24 cents on 10 million cars you make, with all those brands in the company and you have saved the annual bonus for a chairman back in the 80s.

                            • Gregory Larkman 5646
                              Gregory Larkman 5646  3 days back

                              Litre is spelt litre because that's the correct way of spelling it. English English is the only correct English idgaf XD

                              • Luca Wagner
                                Luca Wagner  4 days back

                                Dream car

                                • kanavy khith
                                  kanavy khith  4 days back

                                  My house is near the highway and saw this car

                                  • David Hicks
                                    David Hicks  4 days back

                                    Please do a review on the 2012 Chrysler 300C AWD

                                    • Timothy Scott
                                      Timothy Scott  4 days back

                                      The cop in the Michael Mann movie 'L.A. Takedown' drives a Grand National. Pretty cool.

                                      • Timothy Scott
                                        Timothy Scott  4 days back

                                        Cincinnati WKRP in the listening booklet?

                                        • Vegasclaw
                                          Vegasclaw  4 days back

                                          Wait that car was that advance that 3000 miles wasnt an alternative instead of todays 7500 😮

                                          • Habeev07
                                            Habeev07  5 days back

                                            The 80's baby...20:01 Showing the new millennium whats up XD.

                                            • NERFRig
                                              NERFRig  5 days back

                                              doug the type of guy to buy a bottle of water just so he can throw it back in the ocean

                                              • Null
                                                Null  5 days back

                                                The Buick Grand National. For the guy who is socially responsible but also wants to daily a muscle car

                                                • Vicente Acosta
                                                  Vicente Acosta  6 days back

                                                  This is one of my favorite shows on You Tube....However, I rarely agree with the Doug Score on anything older than 10 years old.....And on this, that 0-60 time is way off....But 75% of the time he on point. The Grand National was faster than the Vette but due to Marketing and GMs "Whatever" The numbers were incorrect...Real Gear Heads know what I am talking about.

                                                  • Frank Haubrich
                                                    Frank Haubrich  6 days back

                                                    I found one for $25K - do you know anyone who might want one? 69,854 miles and almost perfect condition with maintenance records since purchase.

                                                    • Paul Giulekas
                                                      Paul Giulekas  6 days back

                                                      a 2 for acceleration come on doug

                                                      • Paul Giulekas
                                                        Paul Giulekas  6 days back

                                                        these were nice cars hats off to Buick

                                                        • rapid13
                                                          rapid13  7 days back

                                                          GNX > Grand National

                                                          • 80's Boombox Collector

                                                            Sleeper? LOL, every single guy in their teens, 20s and 30s knew what this car was back then.

                                                            • Bloody Psycho
                                                              Bloody Psycho  7 days back

                                                              Dougs the kind of guy whos surprised when a car that beat a lambo in a drag is fast

                                                              • Mike D
                                                                Mike D  7 days back

                                                                Remote adjustment for the passenger side mirror used to be.. a passenger. "hey bud, mind tapping that mirror in a little?" Or else awkwardly leaning over at a red light

                                                                • Steelride Productions
                                                                  Steelride Productions  1 weeks back

                                                                  Doug... The type of guy to see a minivan and say "I've always wanted to drive one of those"

                                                                  • Adin Tijerina
                                                                    Adin Tijerina  1 weeks back

                                                                    Car: does 0 to 60 in 0.01 seconds
                                                                    Doug: acceleration 4/10

                                                                    • SuperDrummerJay
                                                                      SuperDrummerJay  1 weeks back

                                                                      A sleeper? A Grand National? Lmao. In 1984-87 maybe, but the hurtin those all black cars put on everyone soon made it the icon it is. You want a sleeper? You could get the same engine/transmission/3.42 geared rear (with G80 posi option) in ANY Regal in 1987. From The WE4 Turbo-T factory lightweight, to a Turbo Limited with bench seat/column shift and vinyl half roof....and in ANY color. I have my grandfather's 1987 Turbo, in silver metallic, bench seat, column shift, no power options (=lightweight). And no, it is not original. But you wouldn't know how big the turbo is, how much boost it is tuned to, and you won't see the huge amount of suspension mods underneath what looks like an old man's Sunday churchmobile. If you're ever in MA, look up Cotton's Performance. But honestly, I don't know why I'm wasting time trying to educate someone who laughs and giggles when he spools the turbo, yet rates the acceleration at 2.

                                                                      • Masters & Champions
                                                                        Masters & Champions  1 weeks back

                                                                        body by fisher - means "Fisher Body Plant", GM plant located in Flint Michigan back in the day. Camaro's and Firebirds were built there too

                                                                        • Gergely Géczi
                                                                          Gergely Géczi  1 weeks back

                                                                          How the hell is the right mirror connected to that joystick on the dashboard?

                                                                          • Brandon Freres
                                                                            Brandon Freres  1 weeks back

                                                                            No speedo in the 80's read over 85 because the tires back then were only rated for a top speed of 85.

                                                                            • Dutch Van Helsing
                                                                              Dutch Van Helsing  1 weeks back

                                                                              Shake n Bake

                                                                              • Saqr
                                                                                Saqr  2 weeks back


                                                                                • DO TB
                                                                                  DO TB  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Boy I wanna get my hands on this

                                                                                  • DeusEx Machina
                                                                                    DeusEx Machina  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Oh Lord.... 80s American cars were butt fugly.

                                                                                    • d svr6
                                                                                      d svr6  2 weeks back

                                                                                      The car is piece of boxy shit

                                                                                      • Seth Riggle
                                                                                        Seth Riggle  2 weeks back

                                                                                        This is no Buick Regal it’s a something or rather!

                                                                                        • Tom B
                                                                                          Tom B  2 weeks back

                                                                                          How can you leave out the spring loaded grill

                                                                                          • Dave Watts
                                                                                            Dave Watts  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Doug is a fucking idiot, his high pitch girl voice, his lack of knowledge about anything more than 5 years old, and his total ignorance about cars make Doug, an idiot...stop showing me these....

                                                                                            • roodboy606
                                                                                              roodboy606  2 weeks back

                                                                                              Even the speedometer is square 😂

                                                                                              • roodboy606
                                                                                                roodboy606  2 weeks back

                                                                                                The Doug drinking game, only 1 rule. Every time he say “quirk” drink.

                                                                                                • MrTooco
                                                                                                  MrTooco  2 weeks back

                                                                                                  rectangular is awesome!!!!!!!!!! it s good design))))