’69 Dodge Super Bee tops North Carolina auction

GAA auction also generates $250,000 for eye-disease research

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This Ford Falcon was sold for charity and helped raise $250,000 for eye disease research | GAA Classic Cars photos

GAA Classic Cars reports an 81 percent sell through and a record number of bidders at its recent collector car auction in Greensboro, North Carolina. 

GAA Classic Cars does not report total auction sales after its events, but does share news that a 1969 Dodge Hemi Super Bee sold for $195,000. 

1969 Dodge Hemi Super Bee tops the sale

It also reported that the third grouping from the Davis Collection crossed the block, with a 1967 Shelby GT350 selling for $105,000. 

In addition, a 1963 Ford Falcon convertible was donated to be sold to benefit the University of Iowa Institute for Vision Research and its work on inherited eye diseases. 

The car carried a 351cid Ford V8 linked to an automatic transmission. The car sold for $43,000, and those in attendance at the auction took up a collection, donated automobilia items and even a motorcycle to cross the block and by the time the auction had ended, $250,000 had been raised for the institute.

The auction action


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A former daily newspaper sports editor, Larry Edsall spent a dozen years as an editor at AutoWeek magazine before making the transition to writing for the web and becoming the author of more than 15 automotive books. In addition to being founding editor at ClassicCars.com, Larry has written for The New York Times and The Detroit News and was an adjunct honors professor at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

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