1954 CHEVROLET 3100 CUSTOM 5 WINDOW PICKUP - 133481 Sold* at Las Vegas 2012 - Lot #3441 1954 CHEVROLET 3100 CUSTOM 5 WINDOW PICKUP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/133481/133481_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #3441

1954 CHEVROLET 3100 CUSTOM 5 WINDOW PICKUP

Auction Las Vegas 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 3441
Year 1954
Make CHEVROLET
Model 3100
Style CUSTOM 5 WINDOW PICKUP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN H54K013326
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color TAN/RED
Cylinders
Engine Size STRAIGHT 6
Transmission 3-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #3441 - From the collection of Country Music Legend George Jones, his famous red custom restored 1954 Chevrolet 5 window pickup. Restored for George in 2008. Rebuilt original straight 6 engine with 3-speed manual on-the-tree transmission. Custom tan and red interior with leather seats. American music icon George Jones is recognized as the "Godfather of Country Music" with over 150 hits including his signature song "He stopped loving her today," considered to be the greatest Country Music song ever written. Frank Sinatra called him "the second best singer." Elvis opened for him in Vegas. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1992, made a Kennedy Center Honoree in 2008 and received a Lifetime Achievement Grammy in 2012. His fans know him as "No-Show Jones" or "The Possum." This truck was displayed in George's private band rehersal hall on his "Country Gold" estate in Franklin, Tennessee and driven around the 78 acre estate. **WILL FOLLOW TIMED LOT NUMBER 3440**
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