VERY RARE 1976 AUSTRALIAN FORD FALCON XB PRO TOURING CLASSIC UP FOR AUCTION Saturday, May 27, 2017

THE UNICORN OF THE CAR WORLD GOES UP FOR AUCTION

EXTREMELY RARE 1976 AUSTRALIAN FORD FALCON XB PRO TOURING CLASSIC CAR TO BE OFFERED AT DAN KRUSE CLASSICS MIDLAND-ODESSA TEXAS AUCTION AT NO RESERVE

FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEFF ALLENS CNBCs The Cars Chasers and 12 Flat Gallery – Saturday May 27, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m.

San Antonio, Texas May 21, 2017 Dan Kruse Classics, one of the world’s classic car auction houses has announced the addition of a very rare 1976 Australian Ford Falcon XB Pro Touring classic car to its upcoming Midland-Odessa auction on Saturday, May 27, 2017.  The remarkable classic car has often been referred to as the “unicorn of cars” because of its rarity as very few were imported into the United States. It is part of the Collection of Jeff Allen – Flat 12 Gallery as seen on CNBC’s “The Car Chasers”. This customized Australian car was featured in Pouplar Hotrdding, a Goodguys Award Winner and Seen at SEMA 2016.

Highlights of the extraordinary car include rare right hand Australian drive, a Kotzur Cleveland Racing V-8 engine 540hp, Tremec  TKO 600 Manual 5-speed transmission, aluminum heads, Trick Flow intake, 4” Eagle crank, COMP 224/224 -.50 CAM, Edelbrock ProFlo EFI system, Centerforce Clutch, Pacemaker headers, 3” MagnaFlow mufflers, Ford 9” rear end 31 Spline axles, 4:11.1 gears, RRS Three-link suspension, RRS Sway Bar and Power Trace, RRS 12 inch rotors and 2 piston calipers, VX3C Forgeline wheels, 35 gallon fuel tank and vintage air conditioning.

Jeff Allen is a third-generation car enthusiast brought up around an auto shop who later spent years in the corporate world running franchised dealerships from Ford to Toyota. In 2006, after time spent in the corporate world he used his skills to open Flat 12 Gallery in Texas and focused exclusively on collectible vehicles.

Allen has been regularly featured in automobile publications, at automotive events and also at race tracks.   He is also the co-host of the popular automotive podcast “Skidmarks Show” and host of the television program “The Car Chasers” on CNBC Network.

Dan Kruse Classics will also offer 175 other classic vehicles over the Memorial Day Weekend at its Midland-Odessa auction.

For a complete list of all vehicles to be sold with photos go to www.dankruseclassics.com

For hi-res images email caroline@m2mpr.com

 

REGISTERING TO BID

Live – http://dankruseclassics.com/index.cfm?id=216&auc_code=ATX16

Online – https://www.proxibid.com/aspr/Dan-Kruse-Classics/10403/AuctionsByCompany.asp?ahid=10403

ABOUT DAN KRUSE CLASSICS

Dan Kruse Classics has a combined over 200 years of experience in the auction event business.

Based in San Antonio, Texas, Dan Kruse Classics has been the premier classic car auction house serving the entire United States since  1972. The company regards all consignors, bidders, fans and team members as family and takes pride in working with the best in the business.  The company was founded by Daniel Kruse, a licensed auctioneer and classic car expert and is run by members of the Kruse family.

https://www.dankruseclassics.com