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MECUM SOLD $3.5 Million - 1971 Plymouth Hemi Cuda Convertible

MECUM SOLD $3.5 Million - 1971 Plymouth Hemi Cuda Convertible
well ladies and gentlemen here in Seattle and watching around the country on NBCSN it is time to bring out one of the most desirable and valuable muscle cars on the planet a

1971

Hemi

Cuda

four-speed

convertible

one of only eleven built only two were

sold

here in the US this is the documented only numbers-matching 71

Hemi

Cuda

four-speed

convertible

known to exist mark tails now let's sell this car this is one of the top dogs on the auction and actually Scott in the performance car world one of the top sellers for calendar year 2014 this is big news the big question is how much will the Mopar

Hemi

market recover from the adjustment that we all were well aware of back in 2008 we are it's all coming to a head right now in the next couple minutes and it's already gonna make some history it's already a two

million

dollars right before our very eyes let's talk about what might draw the draw this much interest to this car first of all the

Hemi

from the 1960s really represents everything that was going on with the outrageousness of the horsepower race between all the manufacturers and it really is considered to be

1971

for the Mopar Gaye the absolute end of the line for that and the rarity the performance the presentation of this car the fact that it's still sporting its original car to the drag strip real high performance above the plate steel wheels with the hubcaps we had a nice look inside the cockpit no console between the bucket seats but that pistol...
mecum sold 3 5 million   1971 plymouth hemi cuda convertible
grip shifter commanding presence of its own no console to point it is extremely well documented all the way back to the original owner there's very very few gaps in the provenance of documentation what year was it John 2002 that the first documented first muscle car

sold

for over a

million

dollars twelve years ago there was but wonder what the number is another way Oh three four fifty still out there Frank's back in the background the next time you're going to see this car the auction block you've got an opportunity to buy it right here right now you might not get that opportunity for awhile three-five what do you think guys nobody is gonna forget 2014 becomes debut world record muscle car plummet

Hemi

Cuda

and hey guess what we've got an l88 still out in the bullpen you know what there's Laura man I mean that whoever cares least wins and the guys start by his guns and said this is what we're going to get Dana went to work and made it happen that was amazing to see man 3.5

million

dollars guys I think that might be our number one car of the auction so far