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Chet Yon, left, and Brian Larson, pose with Yon's 1949 Buick Super Convertible that Larsen completely restored to win top honors at the Buick Club of America National Meet last week. The car received 394 points out of a possible 400. It also received a Senior Award -- a rare award for a vehicle to receive.

Blackduck mechanic restores award winning Buick

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When Chet Yon of Fountain Hills, AZ and Bemidji found a 1949 Buick Super Convertible in a barn in Greenbush 35 years ago, he had no idea the potential the vehicle had.


Yon who has been collecting cars for over 50 years, said that the Buick is the nicest one he's every owned.

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