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Bullit Mustang sold

Post by Caprifan Rob » Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:51 pm

Just watched the actual Bullit Mustang auction on YouTube. Saw this car at goodwood 2018, it's a piece of automotive film history & is unrestored & quite rough. Bodywork all dented and seat coverings split, just as it should be for a movie prop.
What price for this Hollywood icon? $3.4 million :o . Sold yesterday in Florida, amazing what collectors will pay.

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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by Jasonmarie » Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:39 pm

Amazing price for a film car .
Ford Capri 2.0 Laser 1987 Mercury Grey ....... :beer:

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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by Andrew 2.8i » Sun Jan 12, 2020 6:31 am

An incredible sale price, wow!
One reason for the high sale price is that it has been kept in the same condition as it was in the film, even down to the little customisations that McQueen himself requested.

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Post by andyd » Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:02 am

Mad price but what a car to own :cool:

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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by Caprifan Rob » Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:41 pm

What a scene, still enjoy watching it.
The other Bullitt car, discovered stripped to a shell in a Mexico scrapyard is being restored to its former glory. It won’t be original but there’s not much left of it anyway. Wonder what that one would be worth.

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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by andyd » Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:49 pm

Caprifan Rob wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:41 pm
What a scene, still enjoy watching it.
The other Bullitt car, discovered stripped to a shell in a Mexico scrapyard is being restored to its former glory. It won’t be original but there’s not much left of it anyway. Wonder what that one would be worth.
Only a few miles away and a bargain at £50k https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mustang-Bull ... Swx3Vd2luw Nice day for a test drive :D

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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by Caprifan Rob » Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:03 pm

andyd wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:49 pm

Only a few miles away and a bargain at £50k https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mustang-Bull ... Swx3Vd2luw Nice day for a test drive :D
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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by andyd » Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:44 pm

Caprifan Rob wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:03 pm
andyd wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:49 pm

Only a few miles away and a bargain at £50k https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mustang-Bull ... Swx3Vd2luw Nice day for a test drive :D
:wub:
Just thinking Rob, wouldn't it be great to have enough money to go out today and buy one of these and still keep the Capri for special occasions :D

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Re: Bullit Mustang sold

Post by Caprifan Rob » Sun Jan 12, 2020 3:00 pm

andyd wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:44 pm
Just thinking Rob, wouldn't it be great to have enough money to go out today and buy one of these and still keep the Capri for special occasions :D
Now you’re talking :D

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