Photo: RM Auctions
This antique 1939 Pontiac Deluxe Six chassis is about to be sold at the July 30th RM St. John’s auction in Plymouth, Michigan.It’s expected to sell for anywhere from $275,000 to $475,000.
Known as the “Ghost Car,” the vehicle was built with a Plexiglass acrylic material manufactured by Rohm & Haas.
The car also has chrome plates, white rubber moldings, an 85-horsepower engine, and a three-speed manual transmission, according to The Detroit News.
It gained nationwide recognition after it premiered at the New York World’s Fair from 1939 to 1940 and was showcased at a variety of museums, including the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C.
After its debut, it was sold through various dealers across the country.
It is one of only two available “Ghost Cars” in existence today.
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