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Old 01-13-2017
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SOLD $25,000

2000 Yankees 200 Gwynn/Steinbrenner Top Fuel Dragster

NHRA Top Fuel Dragster run by Gwynn/Steinbrenner Yankee Racing driven by Mike Dunn. Signed by members of the 2002 New York Yankees team. 300-inch wheelbase. 1,500 lbs. For display purposes only

https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...fuel-dragster/







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Old 01-14-2017
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$70K
Original Johnson's Garage DSPN Sign 192x96x19 Double Sided. Porcelain. Working condition. Revolving beacon light
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...age-dspn-sign/

$100K
Original Weakley Equipment DSPN Sign 96x138x36 Double Sided, Animated Neon. Double-sided. Porcelain. Working condition
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...ent-dspn-sign/

$150K
1957 Dodge D100 Sweptside Pickup 315 CI, Push-Button Automatic. Less than 200 produced in 1957. Comprehensive body-off restoration
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...ptside-pickup/

$175K
1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback KK no. 1454, Unrestored. KK no. 1454. Copy of original invoice. Matching numbers NASCAR 429 CI engine
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...-429-fastback/

$175K
1968 Plymouth Hemi GTX Convertible 426/425 HP, Broadcast Sheet. One of 36 Hemi GTX Convertibles produced in 1968
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...x-convertible/

$180K
1968 Plymouth Hemi GTX Convertible 426/425 HP, 4-Speed, 1 of 36 Produced
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...x-convertible/

$195K
1970 Plymouth AAR Cuda. The Highest Optioned Example Known to Exist. Sold to Carlos Monteverde in England. Purchased by Wellborn in 2004 as unrestored. Professionally painted by Roger Gibson. Original vinyl top and interior. Factory rear window louver package
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...outh-aar-cuda/

$220K
1987 Buick GNX. The Last GNX Built, 68 Miles. Two owners since new. Original paint and interior. Window sticker and factory plastic still intact. Sold new at North Side Buick in Pittsburgh, PA for $10,000 over sticker price. Buick original set aside GNX No. 1 and 500 to keep in their museum. Since a total of 547 were eventually produced, Buick contacted the Pittsburgh dealership and offered to give the original owner GNX No. 500 and a new Buick Reatta to acquire the last GNX built. The original owner turned down the offer and kept the car in a climate controlled facility for years. The current owner purchased the car from the original owner personalized GNX book and jacket, owner's manual and letter from North Side Buick. Still on the MSO
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...987-buick-gnx/

$450K
1957 Chevrolet Corvette Big Brake Airbox. 1 of 43 Produced, NCRS Top Flight award. Equipped with almost every available option except power windows. RPO 684 heavy duty racing suspension. Factory Onyx Black/Silver car with Red interior
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...-brake-airbox/


$430K
1963 Pontiac Catalina Swiss Cheese 1 of 14 Swiss Cheese Catalinas Built. Full frame-off restoration completed in 2000 by expert restorer Scott Tiemann. Discovered in the late 1970s by Randy Williams. Sponsored by Packer Pontiac of Detroit, and driven by Packer employee Howard Maselles. NHRA C/Stock record holder. Super Duty 421/405 HP engine. Borg Warner heavy duty T-85 3-speed transmission. Frost Silver, Blue interior with full as-original lettering. The most famous of the 14 "Swiss Cheese" Super Duty lightweight Catalinas
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...-swiss-cheese/



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525k for Old Reliable! Not bad not bad! You know the Z-11 stuff is pricey, but my dad sold his aluminum Z-11 BATTERY TRAY for 350 bucks on ebay years ago. A battery tray!
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Old 01-15-2017
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Yeah, that one stood out amongst the numerous vintage drag cars available this year:

SOLD $525K
1963 Chevrolet Impala Z11 'Old Reliable IV' 427/430 HP

Bill 'Grumpy' Jenkins Old Reliable IV
No. 1 of 57 RPO Z11 Lightweights built
Driven by Dave Stickler
Delivered new to Ammon R. Smith Auto Co. on December 21, 1962 from Flint, Michigan Assembly Plant
Original 427/430 HP V-8 engine
Two-piece intake manifold
Hurst T-shifter
Aluminum inner fenders, bumpers, brackets, sheet metal, fan shroud RC bell housing
Jenkins Competition original modifications including generator in place of alternator for 5 additional HP
Jenkins Competition line custom traction bar, line lock and vacuum switch
Jenkins Competition 3-speed with separate lever for reverse
Restoration by Randy DeLisio of Lyons, New York
Original Window Sticker
Signed air cleaner
Complete ownership history from Ammon R. Smith, Lou Czern, Bill Jenkins, Floyd Garrett, Edward Burden and Don Fezell
Extensive receipts and paperwork

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Old 01-15-2017
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Last day = big money.

$40,000
Original Restored Mobil Pegasus Rotating Neon Sign DSPN 72x79x48
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-27...eon-sign-dspn/

$20,000
1963 Impala Z11 427 CI Complete Engine. ENGINE CASTING NO. 3830814
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-27...mplete-engine/

$200K
1970 Plymouth Hemi Superbird, Broadcast Sheet. 1 of 135 Hemi Superbirds produced. Unrestored example with 9,809 original miles
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...emi-superbird/

$200K
1962 Pontiac Catalina Super Duty 'Tonto III' Dual Quad 421 CI, 4-Speed. 1 of 138 Super Duty two door hardtops built by Pontiac. Delivered new with full lightweight aluminum package
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...uty-tonto-iii/

$235K
1967 Shelby GT350 Fastback No. 18, Built on the First Day of Production
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...t350-fastback/

$235K
1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback KK #1369, 820-S NASCAR Engine
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...-429-fastback/

$245K
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06/N03 327/360 HP, 4-Speed, 1 of 63 Produced
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...rvette-z06n03/

$245K
1967 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 427/435 HP, NCRS Top Flight
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-27...orvette-coupe/

$245K
1968 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Lightweight 'Daddy Warbucks' Driven by Phil Bonner, 3,077 Miles
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...addy-warbucks/

$295K
1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 Fastback KK No. 2433, Rare Color Combination
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...-429-fastback/

$300K
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window Coupe LS3/525 HP, 525 HP
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...-window-coupe/

$340K
1963 Chevrolet Impala Z11 427/430 HP, 1 of 2 Built in Black
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-26...et-impala-z11/

SOLD $775K
1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible. The Only Known Black/Blue 435 HP Convertible
https://www.mecum.com/lots/FL0117-27...e-convertible/









Overall this year, the vintage drag cars brought some of the biggest $$$
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Old 01-18-2017
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Auction's over, lets go draggin'

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Old 01-20-2017
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Still a champion, Old Reliable IV delivers a strong performance in Kissimmee
Kurt Ernst on Jan 19th, 2017


https://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/...-in-kissimmee/
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