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Old 01-13-2014, 11:47 AM   #1
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Bowlus Papoose prototype coming up for auction

This morning I read on a classic-car site that the prototype Bowlus Papoose, found by a collector in 1998 and put through a 3-year restoration, is coming up for auction this weekend (17-18 January 2014) in Scottsdale AZ.

The auction house projects a sale of $75k-$125k, which makes the new Road Chief seem more realistically priced than I thought previously.

Prototype 1934 Bowlus Papoose travel trailer to cross the block | Hemmings Daily
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FYI, it sold for $93,500.

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A few hundred dollars more than the list price of a completely stock 2014 Classic 27FB.
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yea but will they both be worth in say ten years?
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