The 2018 Raffle vehicle is a 1939 Buick Special Series 40 four-door sedan. Fully restored and road-ready to drive away! Black exterior and tan interior, body by Fisher. The engine is Buick’s Straight Eight, 248 cubic inch, overhead valve engine rated at 107 horsepower, with a duplex downdraft Carter carburetor, three-speed transmission (three-on-the-tree); 120-inch wheelbase, 202-inch overall length, curb weight 3,482 pounds. One of 111,473 Series 40 Buicks produced in 1939. Original base price: $996.
Will be raffled off Sunday, October 7, 2018 at the conclusion of the 51st Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb. Tickets are 6 for $5 or 25 for $20. If you just want one, we will sell you one (if you ask nicely) for $1. Indiana Gaming Commission Raffle License #147463
how to enter
Fill out the Raffle Car Entry Form and send a check or money order with your name, address and most importantly, YOUR PHONE NUMBER to Newport Lions Club, PO Box 398, Newport, IN 47966. Tickets are 6 for $5 or 25 for $20. We can’t accept credit cards for raffle tickets, and a confirmation post card will be sent to you in lieu of ticket stubs; if you want stub returned to you, send an extra $5 to cover postage and handling costs.