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Barrett-Jackson Lot #1295 - 1974 CHEVROLET VEGA PRO-STOCK "GRUMPY" BILL JENKINS

Detailed Information

Lot Number:  1295 Auction:  SCOTTSDALE 2007 Status:  SOLD Sale Type:  NO RESERVE Price:  *$577,500.00 Year:  1974 Make:  CHEVROLET Model:  VEGA Style:  PRO-STOCK "GRUMPY" BILL JENKINS VIN:  Exterior Color:  WHITE Interior Color:  ALUMINUM/BLACK Cylinders:  V8 Engine Size:  331 Transmission:  4-SPEED

Details

This Vega was built and raced by legendary Bill Grumpy Jenkins in Pro stock in 1974 and 1975. This was the World Champion Car that revolutionized Pro Stock Car drag racing. It was the first front strut and drysump oil system car. This has been cosmetically restored and displayed at many NHRA events. If you followed drag racing you know this car was almost impossible to be beat and driven by Mr. Chevrolet himself "The Grump." **SOLD ON BILL OF SALE ONLY**
*Price Includes Buyers Commission