1953 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY STATION WAGON - 71656 Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #739 1953 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY STATION WAGON https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/71656/71656_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #739

1953 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY STATION WAGON

Auction Scottsdale 2009
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 739
Year 1953
Make CHRYSLER
Model TOWN & COUNTRY
Style STATION WAGON
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 76561406
Exterior Color BEIGE
Interior Color BROWN
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 331 HEMI
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #739 - 1 of 47 exported to Canada from a total production run of 1,242. A Sand Beige and metallic brown car with a brown interior including 9' of mahogany in the back. Powered by the original HEMI 331cid engine with a 2-barrel carburetor and 6-volt charging system. Also has Simplimatic automatic transmission - just push in the clutch, select your gear, release the clutch and the tranny does the rest. This 46,756 actual mile ex-Royal Canadian Mounted Police Chief's car from Summerland, British Columbia, received a complete $140,000 restoration. Where possible, original parts were retained and restored. All other parts were replaced as accurately as possible. With just under 500 miles since the restoration, this car has just got the bugs worked out of it and is ready to go. It fires up and runs smooth and quiet. This car is a head turner where ever it goes and has won numerous awards including Best of Show at Canadian car shows. Documented by the Chrysler Historical Collection.
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