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« on: October 05, 2017, 09:55:11 PM »

Not mine (yet  Wink), but coming up for Auction soon in AU

https://www.shannons.com.au/auctions/2017-shannons-melbourne-summer-classic-auction-featuring-the-ian-cummins-collect/ZCS97KI9MEACC29C/

Great looking car with an interesting back story

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« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2017, 10:46:09 PM »


Thanks for posting.  Very cool car indeed!!

 Chug a Lug



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« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2017, 01:46:00 AM »

You sound keen Greg Chug a Lug
Neat car PeelOut
Hey Martin, 1 # before yours  Cool

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« Reply #3 on: October 06, 2017, 02:04:45 AM »

You sound keen Greg Chug a Lug
Neat car PeelOut
Hey Martin, 1 # before yours  Cool

Very cool, would love to own it. But wife says......

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« Reply #4 on: October 06, 2017, 07:06:17 AM »

Very cool, would love to own it. But wife says......
Yes!  Angry

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« Reply #5 on: October 06, 2017, 07:36:00 AM »

Mike Gray is a member of the local Ford club here in Central NY. I haven't seen him in a while, but he had some good stories about racing this car back in the day.

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« Reply #6 on: October 06, 2017, 10:16:16 AM »

Would love to get some pics of this (5S227) car as it is one number from mine (5S228)...
Maybe owner will contact me...
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« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2017, 01:07:07 PM »

Yes!  Angry

Just brought it up today and sadly itís a negative 👎

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« Reply #8 on: October 08, 2017, 04:38:11 PM »

You sound keen Greg Chug a Lug

Well, I do have a 65 shaped gap in the shed Smiley

Jokes aside, given the tax penalty we face at these sort of $ when importing (LCT @ 33% on anything over USD 50k), makes sense to get something local and 65's don't pop up too often

Did you see this at the auction - https://www.shannons.com.au/auctions/2017-shannons-melbourne-summer-classic-auction-featuring-the-ian-cummins-collect/S586H4BS01CG00W7/, car was locally built about 10kms from my house and ran in the 1951 Australian Grand Prix, nice bit of history

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« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2017, 05:19:51 PM »

I love the look of that car, very cool

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« Reply #10 on: October 09, 2017, 02:50:30 AM »

Well, I do have a 65 shaped gap in the shed Smiley

Jokes aside, given the tax penalty we face at these sort of $ when importing (LCT @ 33% on anything over USD 50k), makes sense to get something local and 65's don't pop up too often

Did you see this at the auction - https://www.shannons.com.au/auctions/2017-shannons-melbourne-summer-classic-auction-featuring-the-ian-cummins-collect/S586H4BS01CG00W7/, car was locally built about 10kms from my house and ran in the 1951 Australian Grand Prix, nice bit of history

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Yep, if 5S227 was in the US and even if it sold for a modest $400k USD it would be close to $700k AUD after $ conversion and taxes  HeadSpin
So if you can get it for $500k AUD here at auction you would be laughing. Smiley
Just the stamp duty for registration on 500k would be 20k here in QLD
Yes , saw that Smith Special , cool car.

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Yep, if 5S227 was in the US and even if it sold for a modest $400k USD it would be close to $700k AUD after $ conversion and taxes  HeadSpin
So if you can get it for $500k AUD here at auction you would be laughing. Smiley
Just the stamp duty for registration on 500k would be 20k here in QLD
Yes , saw that Smith Special , cool car.

Agree, a good deal could be had by purchasing it in Oz. Will wait and see, you going along 2020? Cheers

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