Fifty Year Sleep: 1948 Tucker Barn Find! WORTH MILLIONS!

Fifty Year Sleep: 1948 Tucker Barn Find! WORTH MILLIONS!

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Barnfinds. Just a Cord and a couple of Bugattis stashed away, no big deal. Yea Right

Barnfinds. Just a Cord and a couple of Bugattis stashed away, no big deal. Yea Right

Wood was probably the worst possible material to build vehicle bodywork from!    The technically-advanced preservatives that we enjoy in the 21st Century had not been invented when wooden-bodied shooting brakes, estate cars and station wagons were in their heyday, and many were lucky to survive beyond their 10th birthday.

Wood was probably the worst possible material to build vehicle bodywork from! The technically-advanced preservatives that we enjoy in the 21st Century had not been invented when wooden-bodied shooting brakes, estate cars and station wagons were in their heyday, and many were lucky to survive beyond their 10th birthday.

#1027 - Car was rolled in testing at Indy  by Tucker Corp.  Remnants recently purchased and may be displayed soon.  Museum also owns some body panels to wrecked Tucker 1018.

#1027 - Car was rolled in testing at Indy by Tucker Corp. Remnants recently purchased and may be displayed soon. Museum also owns some body panels to wrecked Tucker 1018.

Junkyard Life: Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Barn finds, Hot rods and part news: Barn find: 1969 Camaro twins haunt missing owner and drooling car dorks

Junkyard Life: Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Barn finds, Hot rods and part news: Barn find: 1969 Camaro twins haunt missing owner and drooling car dorks

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