Fine Lines: 1959 Buick Electra
Fine Lines February 10, 2023


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Use: Media professionals demanding top-quality automotive content for their print products and/or Web sites. Professional artwork, editing.

What it is: Many of you asked if we could put our expertise to work to create a feature that covers not just classic cars, but those vehicles that have left an indelible mark on car culture. The Fine Lines series examines significant vehicle marques, their backgrounds and their contributions to the history of the automobile. All this, with real artwork.

Product specifications

  • Mac and PC page layout with accompanying text and
    art files for maximum work flexibility.
  • About 850 words: separate text file included.
  • Layout is 8×21.5 inches (newspaper), but can be
    reconfigured by your designer to fit most spaces.
  • PDF of layout included.
  • High-resolution artwork suitable for print.
  • Includes Photoshop layers file of main art.
  • Multi-platform page layout opens with either Quark
    Xpress or Adobe Indesign.
  • Fonts are not included, but we attempt to stay with
    standard system fonts. If not, just change the fonts to
    match your style.


The economic downturn of 1958, which saw both sales and profits in the auto manufacturing sector unexpectedly nosedive, led to much hand-wringing among executives at the Big Three as the 1959 model year approached. This was especially the case at Buick, as the division was preparing to unveil a completely new lineup of redesigned and rebranded cars. The traditional names — every one of them — had been discarded in favor of three new labels: the price-leading LeSabre; sporty Invicta; and luxury-oriented Electra.

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