The 1974 DeTomaso Pantera sports car is on saleSeptember 7, 2020
The 1974 DeTomaso Pantera sports car was up for auction on the Bring a Trailer website. For two days of trading, the price of the “Panther” in good condition and with a set of improvements increased 5 times – now the highest bid is $ 100,000
Initially, the Italian brand’s car was purchased in Connecticut, USA. Its current owner bought it 10 years ago. Prior to this, the “2-door” got some changes – for example, it changed the original white shade to black in 2005.
At the same time, the chrome elements were restored to the car and the windshield was replaced, and the seat upholstery was also updated. A year later, the Panther was fitted with 17-inch wheels in the style of 15-inch stock and Michelin Pilot Sport tires in dimensions 245/40 and 335/35 front and rear, respectively.
Back in 1993, they assembled a modernized 5.8-liter V8 engine, improved the engine cooling system and equipped it with a more efficient starter. In 1994, measurements at the stand showed more than 390 hp. and about 500 Nm. In addition, in the 90s, the “2-door” was replaced by some of the suspension parts, adjustable struts and other axle shafts were installed.
The exact mileage of the car is unknown, but the current owner drove only 4000 km. Before the sale, “Panther” was equipped with new motors for lifting headlights. Bidding for the “2-door” will last until September 8.
In addition, it was recently noted that a 67-year-old Porsche was put up for sale. It should be emphasized that the vehicle’s mileage is 104 thousand kilometers. All original components are attached to the car, which were replaced during the repair.
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