HSV W1 fetches $251k at auction

By: Guy Allen, Unique Cars magazine

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HSV w1 lloyds 1712 This HSV W1 sold for $251,000. HSV w1 lloyds 1712
blue meanie lloyds 1712 A bid of $200,000 bought the Blue Meanie. blue meanie lloyds 1712
ford falcon xy gt lloyds 1712 A Ford XY GT attracted a top bid of $230,000. ford falcon xy gt lloyds 1712

Aussie muscle car icons score solid prices

Yesterdays Lloyds classic car auction featured a collection of ultra low-mile HSVs, along with a handful of other local classics. Top bid of $251k went to the GTSR W1, substantially above its new price and tending to confirm that values on this model  of which 300 were made  are holding up.

As for the others, a winning bid of $230k went to an XY Falcon GT, in an unusual colour combo with auto, underpinning the ongoing march of prices for XYs.

Also notable was a VK Blue Meanie Commodore fetching $200k for a particularly good low-mileage example.

There was also some good value in there. For example Lot 60, the 2015 HSV ClubSport R8 in white, seemed like solid buying at $62,500.

See the lots here.

Top bids on the day

Lot 5 2005 Holden Monaro CV8Z Brock Special $107k (under negotiation)

Lot 10 2015 Holden VF Sandman wagon $40.5k (under neg)

Lot 15 1990 Holden VN Group A $$76k (under neg)

Lot 20 2015 Holden VF Sandman utility $35.5 (under neg)

Lot 25 2015 HSV Maloo $51k

Lot 30 2008 HSV GTS $50k (sold)

Lot 35 2006 HSV $48k

Lot 40 2012 HSV GTS $55k

Lot 45 2006 HSV GTO $106k

Lot 50 2011 HSV ClubSport Black Edition $50k (sold)

Lot 55 2007 HSV GTS $41k (sold)

Lot 60 2015 HSV ClubSport R8 $62.5 (sold)

Lot 65 2000 HSV ClubSport R8 $27k

Lot 70 2017 HSV GTSR W1 $251k (sold)

Lot 80 2008 HSV W427 $106k

Lot 880 1994 Holden Caprice modified $4.8k

Lot 882 1977 Holden Torana SS hatch $81k (sold)

Lot 883 1985 Holden VK GpA Blue Meanie $200k (sold)

Lot 884 1976 Holden Torana SS hatch $65k (sold)

Lot 887 1971 Ford Falcon XY GT auto $230k (under neg)

Lot 888 2016 Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint $45.5 (under neg)

Lot 889 2008 Ford Falcon BF Cobra sedan $60k (under neg)

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