By Brian Earnest, Old Cars Weekly

When Gerry Cheshire finally parted with his 1936 Buick Victoria, there was a pretty significant void left in his life, and his garage. He and his wife Ruth knew right away that they needed another toy to play with, and not just any car would do.

And once the right car crossed Gerry's path, he knew it immediately. If his stunning red-and-white 1955 Buick Roadmaster hardtop isn't the quintessential 1950s cruiser, it's at least in the conversation. It's a car that seemingly is the best of all worlds