‘Tin’ Tops Shannons Spring Auction Sale

CHELTENHAM, AUSTRALIA – September 1, 2009: Automotive things of tin, steel and wood battled it out for supremacy at Shannons Spring Classic Auction in Melbourne on August 31, with tin eventually emerging on top.


A spectacular award-winning custom 1934 Ford ‘Woody’ Station Wagon and its matching ‘Teardrop’ camper complete with home comforts including a record player was the top selling classic vehicle, selling on estimate at $75,000. It comfortable outdistanced the $65,000 paid for a 1985 Holden VK Commodore Group A SS sedan described by Shannons as being ‘a very good driver’.



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