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1929 Shay Ford Model A Replica Roadster Garage Barn Find NO RESERVE

  • Location: Dade City, Florida, United States
  • Make: Ford
  • Model: Model A
  • SubModel: SHAY
  • Year: 1929
  • Mileage: 5564
  • VIN: MOM1EX2043
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Vehicle Title: Clear

1929 Ford Model A Description

You are looking at a 1979 Shay. This is a factorymade fiberglass replica authorizedby Ford to be sold in their dealerships, that were made to look like a 1929 Ford Model A. I recently found this Shay sitting in a private collection for some time. I did provide a video of it running in this auction that I shot today, but I will still be listing it as a non running project. The car does have its original 4 Cylinder Ford motor, and its original 4 speed manual trans. There is a clear title for it, and it is titled as a 1979 Shay Convertible. There are disk brakes in the front and drum in the rear.Here is a little history of the Shay. "Harry J. Shay founded the Shay Motors Corporation in 197, andhad a great deal worked out with Ford. The plan was to send at least one car to every Ford dealershipacross the USA. Ford got publicity and attracted customers to its showrooms and Shay got access to an extraordinarydistribution network. The cars were sold by Ford dealers, factory-built, and warranted byFord Motor Company. This might have been the only time a major auto manufacturer participated in the reproductionof a famous car out of its past. Ford waived design patents for its Model A so that the Shay Roadster could be built.Ford supplied the platform, Shay manufactured the cars and Ford, Mercury and Lincoln dealers sold them."I have provided 77 extra pictures below this description along with a walk aroundand running video, see below, so I am going to let them do the talking for me, but please ask all questions before bidding.
This is a NO RESERVE auction. No warranties expressed or implie, and a as is where is sale. Feel free to have the vehicle inspected if you like. All sales are final, and there are no refunds or returns, and inspections are recommended. Car comes with a title from the previous owner. Once the vehicle is paid for in full, then the buyer agrees to the terms of this sale, and has satisfied him or herself to the condition of this car and I hold no legal responsibility for the condition of the car from that point forward. Full payment is do within 7 days after the auction has ended. Buyer must also contact me within 2 days after the auction has ended to set up a time for payment and pickup. Car must be picked up in Dade City FL 33525. As long as the car is paid for in full within 7 days after the auction has ended, then she can sit here for up to two months, but would like it picked up as soon as possible. Please look at all of the pictures, and ask all questions before bidding as I will be happy to answer them. Thank you and happy bidding!

Model A replica Shay - YouTube

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The description of this car is written to the best of my knowledge. However, I am by no means an expert on vintage cars. Please don’t hesitate to ask for more photos and, if possible, come and look at it in person before the auction ends. ALL SALES ARE FINAL! If you have any questions, please contact me before the auction ends. This car is being sold as is, where is with no warranty, expressed, written or implied unless there is a warranty in effect from the factory. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type, or as a reason to cancel the sale. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the car and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgment solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this car only at the buyer's request PRIOR to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any statements regardless of any oral or written statements about this car. Please remember that your bid constitutes a legally binding contract to purchase this item. If you require an inspection, have it done prior to bidding. I strongly encourage all bidders to inspect the car personally or enlist the services of a professional inspector prior to placing a bid. After the sale, inspections are not recognized as a contingency to completing your obligation to your winning bid. If there are any questions regarding the above terms, please e-mail prior to bidding.