One auction, Two '57s

Imperial

  1. crv

    crv Senior Member

    My Photo Garage
    Messages:
    1,200
    Likes Received:
    514
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2014
    Location:
    Australia
  2. Davea Lux

    Davea Lux Senior Member FCBO Gold Member

    My Photo Garage
    Messages:
    1,552
    Likes Received:
    364
    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2017
    Location:
    Cornelius Or
    Interesting service modification on the drivers door. I see nothing but money going out the door on this one.

    Dave
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  3. crv

    crv Senior Member

    My Photo Garage
    Messages:
    1,200
    Likes Received:
    514
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2014
    Location:
    Australia
    I actually prefer the sedan in this case, it would be a shame to strip it.
     
  4. Wollfen

    Wollfen Old Man with a Hat

    My Photo Garage
    Messages:
    5,365
    Likes Received:
    2,429
    Joined:
    Jul 18, 2012
    Location:
    Greenville NC
    Good price on cars not needing too much work when it comes to a restoration. Rust appears to be minimal. I have restored this era of car before and the bodies are big work when it comes to custom fabricating sheet metal replacement. Floors and trunk are easy though as it is all flat metal.
     
  5. Davea Lux

    Davea Lux Senior Member FCBO Gold Member

    My Photo Garage
    Messages:
    1,552
    Likes Received:
    364
    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2017
    Location:
    Cornelius Or
    I would agree that the sedan would probably be easier to bring back and would be more likely to be correct. Sedan though is worth a lot less when finished. One has to love the sedan to want to bring it back. Each to his own on this one.

    Dave
     
  6. crv

    crv Senior Member

    My Photo Garage
    Messages:
    1,200
    Likes Received:
    514
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2014
    Location:
    Australia
    Reckon it wouldn't take much to make it a daily driver, I agree it wouldn't make sense financially to completely restore the sedan.
     
  7. hergfest

    hergfest Member

    Messages:
    166
    Likes Received:
    132
    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2014
    Location:
    NW
    Who sells two cars as a package 1,000 miles apart?