Cars of the stars rock-n-roll to be auctioned

Автомобили звезды рок-н-ролла пустят с молотка

Elvis Presley was a famous fan of Cadillac, in addition, his property was a Stutz Blackhawk and BMW 507. Three cars of the king of rock-n-roll to the next month to be auctioned.

Auction will be held on August 31. Auction house Kruse GWS in Los Angeles will sell a collection of old Hollywood artifacts, including three personal car Elvis: limousine Lincoln Continental 1973 GMC Shortbed 1500 and 1967 Harley Davidson FLH 1200 Electra Glide 1976.

By the way, the Lincoln limousine for sale for the first time, his appendage – an original photo of Elvis with the car. The story goes that the singer often traveled it himself. The car was exhibited at the Elvis Presley Museum in pigeon forge, Tennessee, since his death in 1977.

Next on the list is the GMC pickup 1967, one of three cars that were purchased for the detour of Elvis Circle G ranch area of 66 ha in Mississippi. There Elvis often rested from the attention of fans. Later, all three trucks back to the dealership where they were purchased.

Finally, the third lot – the private Elvis motorcycle Harley Davidson FLH 1200 Electra Glide 1976 issue. As stated in his story, the singer flew to palm springs, California, to spend some time in his “Home honeymoon”, and from there returned inspired by motorcycles. In August of the same year, Elvis bought a Harley, but rode it a bit. This is evident by the small mileage and undamaged paint.

How much will cost lots, the auction organizers are not reported. But the cars owned by Elvis Presley, definitely will be expensive. For example, Pink Cadillac Series 62 DeVille 1957, once owned by the king of rock-n-roll, estimated at $500 000. The other car – a Cadillac Coupe DeVille 1967 – in 2014 went under the hammer at auction Barrett-Jackson Bay for $88 000.