View Full Version : '59 Broadmoor auction

Attila Bethlenfalvy
01-26-2017, 05:37 PM
Funetorium exclusive: Breaking news, the very last '59 Superior Broadmoor Skyview produced will go under hammer at Bonhams: The Amelia Island Auction, 3/9/17, becoming first '59 Broadmoor to change hands publicly in decades.


https://scontent-iad3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/16299157_1746548955565615_1612385704353629272_n.jp g?oh=4ca91db027c657419fdec69aa0aa1e7d&oe=58FEFB8D

Has not even been announced by Bonhams yet.


Abe Bush
01-26-2017, 06:55 PM
I was thinking this was the sole surviving Broadmoor Skyview; does anyone know if more still exist?

Attila Bethlenfalvy
01-26-2017, 08:59 PM
Will take that bet as all six '59 Broadmoor Skyviews survive. Neither of the two '59 Superior Caravelles are known surviving however.

Attila Bethlenfalvy
02-18-2017, 03:18 AM
Assigned Lot #126.


John ED Renstrom
02-18-2017, 11:26 AM
Now there is a picture that really showed the car for what it is

Abe Bush
02-18-2017, 09:26 PM
I know GM built the chassis, but who built the rear quarter panels, Superior? It's hard to know who designed/built what on a professional car. No one would probably ever try to turn a Broadmoor Skyview into a ghostbusters car! All that glass on the roof would make it difficult.

John ED Renstrom
02-18-2017, 09:58 PM
The 59 set were built by superior. The under cut H&E on the bid then tried to get them to build the CAS for them. The said no thanks. H&E built the other sets

Attila Bethlenfalvy
03-09-2017, 08:52 PM
$120k hammer, no sale, reserve not met.

John ED Renstrom
03-09-2017, 11:36 PM
Now to me that's two fools getting togather