Whether you consider Rohit Shetty’s Golmaal series, Singham series or Fast and Furious series or any other Hollywood movie, it is quite evident that cars now have a special place. Imagine Fast and Furious movie without cars, you can’t even imagine it, right? What about Don – 2 without Shah Rukh Khan driving Alfa Romeo Mito? It seems as if something is missing. We will now talk about one such celebrity car that found its place in the hit movie – Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. Yes, it is Buick Skylark.
Buick Skylark cars have been seen several times being showcased in the movies. If you are not aware of Buick Skylark or its features, then this article will fill that gap. Buick Skylark is a basic passenger car and is manufactured by General Motors’ Buick division. The car has remained in the automobile market for around 46 years and during this long time span, it has undergone several changes in its design, technical parts and equipment.
As mentioned before, Buick Skylark cars have been a regular participant in the movies and TV serials. In Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, the three pals (who were the leading actors too) travelled around Europe in this model. The car perfectly synchronised with the characters.
Buick Skylark made its first appearance in 1953 and again in 1961. During that time, the car was pretty basic. The model then underwent through a thorough makeover. The engines used in this model had a power proportion ranging from 180 to 300 bhp. As the time passed, the engines became more updated and many-a-times, few upgrades were done to its technical specifications. Finally, in 1972, the performance era for the car was over. Nowadays, these celebrity cars are mainly seen in the movies to woo the audience.