Yesterday’s comments of note
A few of the comments that stood out to us yesterday:
“Cheers to @Amcki79711 for using his car like… a car! Porsche’s are made to be driven, daily. That is a real part of their genius. Admittedly, not every buyer wants or needs to utilize their sports car every day, but you can. I bet a vast...
BaT Auction Success Story: Z06 Memories Being Made
This just in from @sammisb2 the buyer of the 2003 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 (link) that sold on BaT on November 22nd, 2019:
““I’m not superstitious, but I am a little stitious.” – Michael Scott.
This quote crossed my mind more than once as I booked a flight for Friday the 13th to pickup a car that I impulsively bought online, sight unseen,...
BaT Auction: 1972 Chevrolet K20 Cheyenne
This 1972 Chevrolet K20 Cheyenne was reportedly refurbished under previous ownership with a repaint in orange and a refreshed black interior. The seller acquired the truck about a year ago and installed its rebuilt 283ci V8, which sends power to either the rear or all four wheels through a Turbo 400 three-speed automatic transmission and a dual-range NP205 transfer case....
BaT Auction: Supercharged 2002 BMW M3 Coupe 6-Speed
This 2002 BMW M3 is finished in Imola Red II over a black Nappa leather interior, and power comes from a 3.2L S54 inline-six fitted with an Active Autowerkes supercharger and mated to a six-speed manual transaxle. The car was sold new in Colorado and was acquired 10 years ago by the seller, who has driven approximately 26k miles of...
BaT Auction: 1995 Lotus Esprit S4
This 1995 Lotus Esprit S4 is one of 82 built for the model year, only four of which were finished in Solid Norfolk Mustard over Raven leather. Power is provided by a turbocharged 2.2-liter inline-four paired with a five-speed manual transaxle. The selling dealer acquired the car in 2018, and subsequent service included a new timing belt and tensioners, rear...
BaT Auction: 1972 BMW 2002tii 5-Speed
This 1972 BMW 2002tii was acquired by the seller in 2014 as a non-running project and has since been modified with a Metric Mechanic-built 2,130cc inline-four and a Getrag 245 five-speed manual gearbox. Over $37k of receipts document the work, along with the installation of Bilstein shocks, a replacement steering box, a stainless steel exhaust system, an aluminum radiator, upgraded...