1960 Imperial Crown Convertible / 9204107098 Chassis Information

1960 Imperial Crown photograph

1960 Imperial Crown photograph

1960 Imperial Crown1960 Imperial Crown
Convertible
Designer: Exner
Chassis #: 9204107098
High bid of $140,000 at 2014 RM Auctions - Automobiles of Arizona. (did not sell)
1960 saw the Imperial continue with the body-on-frame construction that Chrysler was beginning to move away from. They had deeply vee-d front bumpers, even taller tailfins, and an excessive amount of chrome trim on the front, back and all around. Power was from a 413 cubic-inch Wedge V8 engine offering 350 horsepower and 470 foot-pounds of torque. They had a smooth-shifting Torqueflite automatic transmission, padded leather seating, power steering, power brakes, a power antenna, and a power folding top. In total, there were 618 examples produced and sold for $5,774.

This example has been given a 3,200 hour nut-and-bolt restoration. It has the optional swiveling power front seats and rare black-face gauges, which have been refinished in Regal Red enamel.

Since the restoration work was completed, it has driven just 230 miles and has been shown at close to 20 events across the Midwest. It won Best in Show or Best in Class honors at all but one of these events. It is an AACA Senior Grand National winner, as well as a recipient of the AACA Bomgardner Award.


By Daniel Vaughan | Feb 2014


2014 RM Auctions - Automobiles of Arizona

High Bid (Lot was not sold)
$140,000

2017 1
2016 1
2013 2
2012 2
2011 2
2010 4
2009 2
2008 1
2005 1
2002 1

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1960 sales)
1960 Imperial Crown Convertible
Sold for $137,500
  2017 Auctions America : Fort Lauderdale
 
1960 Imperial Crown Convertible
Sold for $97,500
  2016 Mecum - Indianapolis
 
1960 IMPERIAL CUSTOM 4 DOOR SEDAN
Sold for $26,775
  2013 McCormick's Auction 54 - Palm Springs
 
1960 Imperial Crown Convertible
Chassis#: 9204101848
Sold for $154,000
  2013 RM Auctions - Arizona
1960 Imperial Crown image  1960 Imperial Crown image  
1960 CHRYSLER IMPERIAL
Sold for $19,950
  2012 McCormicks Palm Springs Auction 53
 
1960 Chrysler Imperial Four Door Sedan
Sold for $8,250
  2012 Leake - San Antonio
 
1960 CHRYSLER CROWN IMPERIAL CONVERTIBLE
Sold for $82,500
  2011 Auctions America - Spring Auburn
 
1960 Chrysler Imperial Crown Sedan
Chassis#: 9204115784
Sold for $46,200
  2011 Gooding and Company - The Amelia Island Auction
1960 Imperial Crown image  1960 Imperial Crown image  
1960 CHRYSLER IMPERIAL CROWN
Chassis#: 9204115499
Sold for $12,338
  2010 McCormick's Auction #49 - Palm Springs, CA
 
1960 Chrysler Imperial Crown Convertible
Chassis#: 9204104130
Sold for $93,500
  2010 RM Auctions - Sports & Classics of Monterey
 
1960 CHRYSLER IMPERIAL
Sold for $22,312
  2010 Palm Springs Exotic Car Auctions - February 2010
 
1960 CHRYSLER IMPERIAL
Sold for $22,312
  2010 McCormick's Auction #48
 
1960 Chrysler Imperial 4D
Sold for $17,092
  2009 RM Auctions - Classic Car Auction of Toronto - Fall
 
1960 Imperial Crown
Sold for $77,000
  2009 Automobiles of Amelia Island
1960 Imperial Crown image  1960 Imperial Crown image  
1960 CHRYSLER CROWN IMPERIAL CONVERTIBLE
Sold for $55,319
  2008 Worldwide Auctions - The Auburn Auction 2008
 
1960 CHRYSLER CROWN IMPERIAL CONVERTIBLE
Sold for $32,175
  2005 Barrett-Jackson - PALM BEACH 2005
 
1960 CHRYSLER IMPERIAL FOUR DOOR SEDAN
Sold for $3,900
  2002 Kruse Auction - Las Vegas, NV
 
1960 CHRYSLER CROWN IMPERIAL
Sold for $9,350
  2001 Barrett-Jackson - Scottsdale 2001
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1960 Imperial Crown's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1960 Imperial Crown Convertible92041070982014 RM Auctions Automobiles of Arizona$140,000  
1960 CHRYSLER IMPERIAL CONVERTIBLE 2011 Auctions America Fort Lauderdale$88,000  
1960 Chrysler Imperial Crown Convertible Coupe92041018482010 RM Auctions Automobiles of Amelia Island$140,000$175,000$250,000
1960 Chrysler Imperial Two Door 2009 Boca Raton, FL Kruse$7,100  
1960 IMPERIAL CROWN CONVERTIBLE 2002 Kruse Auction Auburn, IN$20,000  

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