1927 Chevrolet Series AA news, pictures, specifications, and information
|Woodie Station Wagon|
Engine Num: 3341253
|Sold for $31,590 at 2011 Bonhams.|
Sold for $39,600 at 2012 Gooding & Company.
Powering the Chevrolet Capitol was a four-cylinder, overhead valve engine that displaced 171 cubic-inches and delivering just over 25 horsepower. They had a three-speed selective sliding gearbox and rode on steel disc wheels.
Pricing began at $525 for the 4-door tourer and 2-door roadster, and rose to $745 for the landau sedan.
This 1927 Woodie began life as a rolling chassis that was shipped to the Martin-Parry Corporation of Indianapolis. Martin-Parry clothed the chassis in their seven-person station wagon design.
By the 1960s, the car was in the care of Clark Woolston of Kentfield, California. In October of 1967, the Woodie Wagon was purchased by the Harrah Collection, followed by a sympathetic restoration a short time later.
In 1986, this AA Wagon was sold from the collection. By the 2000s, the car was acquired by a California collector.
In 2012, this vehicle was offered for sale at the Gooding & Company auction held in Scottsdale, Arizona. It had a pre-auction estimated value of 35,000 - $45,000 and was offered without reserve. As bidding came to a close, the vehicle had been sold for the sum of $39,600 inclusive of buyer's premium.
By Daniel Vaughan | Feb 2012
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|Barrett-Jackson helps raise over $2.2 million for charity during the 6th Annual Las Vegas Auction|
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|Original 1966 Batmobile Sets World Record|
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|Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale's 2013 Salon Collection To Include Rare 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda Convertible|
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|Screen Goddess' Car is the Star of Bonhams' Inaugural Sale at Scottsdale|
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