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Old 01-30-2017, 07:58 AM
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Default 62 M-M Guardian Ambulance - Auction

A Guardian? For sale? I believe you read that right. At an upcoming Vanderbrink auction, this photo was posted. It looks to be a 1962 M-M Cadillac Guardian ambulance.

The auction is from a collector in Ohio, who had over 700 vehicles. It's July 15-16.

Here's the link to the auction.

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Old 01-30-2017, 08:04 AM
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There's also a '48 (?) Henney Packard ambulance, a very unusual early-50s Studebaker airport limo, and a 46-48 S&S (?) combo.




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I hope someone from the PCS takes it home, and it stays in the US.
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This looks like it could be the '62 M-M Guardian that was in Phoenix!

What a fun auction! Some extremely cool iron on this auction!
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I would say that it is the same rig. Note the same after-market rectangular mirror on the passenger side, missing roof lights in the front, etc.
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In fact same rig that DVAP sold in '96 or '97 before moving to new location which had not surfaced since.

A close friend in nearby Sandusky has spoken of Hackenberger collection for years. Never once mentioned procars located within.
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Default I suspect several of us will attend this sale....

You guys are welcome to the Guardian, but there are a few other things there that I could sink my teeth into. That little Clipper wagon, for one. One of those Divco's for another.
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Horders are a different mind set. Be it dogs, cats ,horses or cars. Why gather up stuff you never want to repair or use.
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At least it looks like these cars were pretty well preserved after the current owner acquired them. Most of them look to be in dry, indoor storage.

I will never understand those that hoard cars thinking that they are preserving them, but leave them sitting outside where they continue to rot into the ground.
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