Fire trucks expected to set RM sale ablaze

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A clutch of 15 vehicles from the Ruger Automobile Collection are set to stir up the crowds when RM Auctions returns to the Inn at St John on 28 July for its annual Michigan sale.

The selection includes two Ahrens-Fox fire trucks and all will be offered at no reserve at the sale held in conjunction with the Concours d'Elegance of America.

One is a 1925 Ahrens-Fox N-S-4 Triple Combination Pumper (main image) that is estimated to make $175-250,000 while the later 1930 Ahrens-Fox P-S-14 Hose & Equipment Truck (above) should be cheaper at $125-190,000).

Other vehicles of interest include a 1937 Packard Twelve Coupe Roadster ($275-350,000), 1936 Cadillac V-16 Town Sedan (above, $250-325,000) and a 1933 Rolls-Royce Phantom II Sport Saloon by Brewster ($200-250,000).

There's also a 1911 Stanley Model 63 Toy Tonneau ($125-175,000) and a 1932 Lincoln KB Coupe by Judkins (above, $140-200,000).

For full auction details visit RM's website.

Comments

tazzboy

That's a really old school fire trucks i wonder how much is the cost of maintaining it's truck parts in good condition. I wish im there when the auction happened and i will just see this great fire trucks and other great vehicles. I wish they will make again an event like this one and i will definitely go there. I wonder if they will also auction some unique and rare parts.

Alice Clark

These fire trucks looks so classic. It is so difficult to  maintain these trucks in such good condition. I hope it would have raised a good amount of fund in the auction.

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