The last three limited-edition Holden Commodores to roll off the manufacturing line in Elizabeth might be auctioned by means of Manheim this weekend.
Hoping to lift $360,000 for charity, the auction coincides with the Holden Dream Cruise within the South Australian the city, as Australia bids farewell to locally-manufactured GM automobiles.
Wearing the construct quantity ‘0005 of 1200’, the Motorsport is all about Holden‘s racing historical past. Complete with pink and black Motorsport graphics, it can pay homage to the quantity made well-known by means of Holden racing legend, Peter Brock.
The Director, with construct quantity 005 of 360, is the any other tribute for Brock lovers. The ‘Director’ badge was once first implemented to one among his HDT specials, and the 005 construct quantity is, as soon as once more, a nod to his now-legendary racing quantity. Based at the Calais, Manheim is asking it probably the most complicated Commodore in historical past.
Lastly, the Magnum is the rarest of the crowd, with simplest 240 constructed. The automobile going up for auction is construct quantity 111 and, in line with the Calais theme, Manheim is asking it the ‘quickest and best-equipped ute ever produced in Australia’.
All three automobiles include the similar 6.2-litre LS3 V8 petrol engine and a six-speed computerized transmission.
“We know how much Australians love their Holden vehicles and these three are very special, so we think they’ll be a huge drawcard for motoring enthusiasts right across the country and hopefully they’ll inspire some fierce bidding under the hammer,” stated Holden Executive Director of Manufacturing, Richard Phillips.
Half of the finances raised from the sale of the Director might be going to long-time Holden supporter Bev Brock’s selected charity, Lighthouse Foundation, which helps homelessness in early life.
The remainder of the finances might be directed to The Smith Family’s Learning for Life, which is helping supply kids within the northern suburbs of Adelaide with instructional scholarships.
The auction, hung on Sunday 15th October at three pm ACDT, might be broadcasted live to tell the tale Manheim’s site.
Registrations of passion for the auction shut Saturday 14th October at five pm.
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Holden to auction last three limited-edition Commodores