Author Topic: Car Auction Season.  (Read 186 times)

Offline RobTJ

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 14684
Car Auction Season.
« on: September 19, 2017, 09:50:40 AM »
This guy has (2) drone vids of one of the lots they are bringing all the Harvey cars to.
This one show the exotics.   Wait until the end to see the scale....
The estimates are some where around 500,000 cars

"We Are The People Our Parents Warned Us About..."
1999 "Chili Pepper Red" TJ; Clayton 3-Link; 35s; D30 with Eaton E-Locker; D44 Fully Spooled; 4.88s
2014 Ram 2500 Mega Cab w/6.4L "Yeah,  it's got a Hemi!"

Offline Gorilla_Skater

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 25100
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2017, 09:59:49 AM »
Can you imaging how ripe those cars are getting after being submerged and now baking in he sun.
1993 YJ  6" lift on 35" Goodyear MTR's, 8.8 rear w/ Spartan, Dana 30 w/ Lockrite & 4.10's
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 8.0L V10 Tow Rig

"Teamwork makes the Dream Work!"

Offline A new level

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 1479
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #2 on: September 19, 2017, 10:16:35 AM »
How rich must you be to not care about some of those cars!?
'16 JKR, Rock Krawler 3.5" Long Arm Off-Road Pro, 35" Nitto Trail Graplers

 Build thread http://forum.northeastjeep.org/index.php?topic=38405.new#new

Offline Right Wing Curmudgeon!!!

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 7916
  • NE Jeep South Carolina Chapter
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #3 on: September 19, 2017, 11:07:56 AM »
I'm sure they did it on purpose.  Easier to get the insurance money than sell them right now. :rolleyes:
03 Rubicon, 4 inch Clayton Short Arm Lift, Rokmen TT and Gas Tank Skids, TW DS front and Rear, 1 inch Daystar BL, 35x12.5-15 Cooper STTs, Warn 9.5ti winch.

A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan next week.(George Patton)


Life is tough! It's even tougher when you're stupid.
(John Wayne)

Offline A new level

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 1479
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #4 on: September 19, 2017, 12:55:46 PM »
I'm sure they did it on purpose.  Easier to get the insurance money than sell them right now. :rolleyes:

True, but what a shame! A few of those are low production.
'16 JKR, Rock Krawler 3.5" Long Arm Off-Road Pro, 35" Nitto Trail Graplers

 Build thread http://forum.northeastjeep.org/index.php?topic=38405.new#new

Offline YJScrounge

  • Board of Directors
  • Rock Crawler
  • *********
  • Posts: 3622
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #5 on: September 19, 2017, 01:57:43 PM »
Even if you could get it for pennies on the dollar, you couldn't afford to revive it...
"This situation requires an immature act be carried out on someone's behalf - We're just the guys to do it!" - Animal House

93YJ: Waggy 44 HD's F&R, Rear Detroit Locker, Front Eaton Elec Selectable, 5:13 Motive, Anti-Wrap Bar, WARN Hubs, 6" Lift on 35" Mud Terrains, 4.0 HO w/K&N Air Tube, Live Wire Ignition, WARN 8,000 lb Winch, AtoZ Cage and Sliders, FX Tuner Seats w/Harnesses, OBA, SOA

01 RAM Cummins Tow Rig

01 WJ: Son's DD/Mall Crawler, 2" Budget Boost, Skyjacker Shocks, JK 17" Wheels back-up Tow Rig

Offline A new level

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 1479
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #6 on: September 19, 2017, 04:57:32 PM »
Even if you could get it for pennies on the dollar, you couldn't afford to revive it...

No kidding! That's why I want to find a nice LS3  :mrgreen:
'16 JKR, Rock Krawler 3.5" Long Arm Off-Road Pro, 35" Nitto Trail Graplers

 Build thread http://forum.northeastjeep.org/index.php?topic=38405.new#new

Offline Lambchop

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 3553
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #7 on: September 19, 2017, 05:44:09 PM »
Shit I wouldnt mind a submerged LJ to have for parts or build as a trail rig

Offline Broken99TJ

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 1194
    • http://www.objectriver.net
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #8 on: September 20, 2017, 05:27:28 AM »
Quote
Shit I wouldnt mind a submerged LJ to have for parts or build as a trail rig
LJ Hoarder

Offline Right Wing Curmudgeon!!!

  • NEJEEP Member
  • Rock Crawler
  • *****
  • Posts: 7916
  • NE Jeep South Carolina Chapter
Re: Car Auction Season.
« Reply #9 on: September 20, 2017, 07:26:45 AM »
Quote
Shit I wouldnt mind a submerged LJ to have for parts or build as a trail rig
LJ Hoarder

Yeah Right?!  He's owned like 4 of them!
03 Rubicon, 4 inch Clayton Short Arm Lift, Rokmen TT and Gas Tank Skids, TW DS front and Rear, 1 inch Daystar BL, 35x12.5-15 Cooper STTs, Warn 9.5ti winch.

A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan next week.(George Patton)


Life is tough! It's even tougher when you're stupid.
(John Wayne)