10 of the most expensive and powerful muscle car ever sold at auction Part I

January 15, 2015 at 17:07

Rare car models are an ornament and the pride of private collections, despite the fact that most of them require restoration. But the more unique is the vehicle, the greater the collector wants to buy it at any price.
Some even travel around the world to find and acquire a rare specimen. We offer an overview of the most expensive cars sold at auction.

10. 1969 Chevrolet Corvette L88 – 825,000 USD

Car Chevrolet Corvette was sold at auction “Gooding’s and Company” in 2013 for 825,000 dollars. L88 engine was placed in the Chevrolet in 1967 and 1969 release. This is an extremely rare and most desirable of all possible corvettes. Total in 1969 was released 116 copies.

1969 Chevrolet Corvette L88 pics

1969 Chevrolet Corvette L88 picture

9. The 1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 – 880 000 dollars

The 1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 pics

The 1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 picture

Another Chevrolet Corvette with an engine L88, 1968 release, was released on a limited edition (80 pieces), which led to the highest bidder. However, this did not stop the hunters with a few powerful cars.

8. The 1966 Shelby Cobra Roadster – $ 1 million

The 1966 Shelby Cobra Roadster pics

The 1966 Shelby Cobra Roadster picture

This Shelby Cobra Roadster 1966 release in 2014 was sold for $ 1 million at auction “Mecum”. The car was completely renovated in 1991 and is staffed to modify Cobra. The counter is reset as a symbol of the beginning of a new life of the machine. In 1993, the car has received an award from the Carroll Shelby as the best car in the exhibition.

7. The 1969 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 – $ 1 million

The 1969 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 pics

The 1969 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 picture

ZL1 proved to be one of the most successful in the series engines installed on powerful cars Chevy. It was based on the model L88, but is entirely made of aluminum, to facilitate construction.

6. The 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 427 LS6 – 1,15 million dollars

The 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 427 LS6 pics

The 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 427 LS6 picture

Chevrolet Chevelle SS LS6 equipped with an engine capacity of 1085 cc. cm. The car was sold in 2013 at an auction “Mecum” for $ 1.15 million, has been professionally renovated by “Car Connection” to the original version, which is confirmed by relevant documents.