For sale at auction: Lot #3001 - The Continental Mark II was the elite automobile of the 1950s rich and famous, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Dwight Eisenhower and Howard Johnson. Built in 1957, this tan Continental Mark II offers a custom restored V8 engine that displaces 368cid and produces 285hp. With only 446 of the 1957 models built between October 1956 and May 1957, you can be sure this pristine example is hard to find. This well restored and cared for Mark II also boasts full power accessories. Restored in its original Tan Lucite color, the car has a dual beige leather interior and white wall tires. Included in this car is the original factory personalized name plate, which can be engraved in your name. The greatest reward to bidding on this very collectible Mark II is that you will transform the lives of ill and injured children. All proceeds benefit children at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital, California. Included with this outstanding car is a private VIP tour of Children's Hospital and lunch with world renowned pediatric cardio-thoracic surgeon, Leonard Bailey, MD. Each year more than 130,000 of the most ill and injured children in the Inland Empire, California depend on Loma Linda University Children's Hospital for the advanced level of care offered. With over 75% of our pediatric patients under or un-insured, we commit to providing life-saving medical treatment regardless of the ability to pay for services.
**ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL**
**WILL BE SOLD AT APPROXIMATELY 5:00PM ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2013**