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Chryslter 300 Hurst - Life’s Better in a Classic


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HIGH OCTANE 300 HURST

When he showed up at Kruse’s Atlanta auction in April 1987, Joe Gross was no novice to old cars. He’d always bought them privately, however, never at auction. He was ready for another car but wanted to see what was available. When he saw the massive Satin Tan 1970 Chrysler 300 Hurst, he wanted it badly. Until that day, Gross hadn’t known about the model. “I just raised my hand and no one else bid,” he says, still surprised to have won the car. “I didn’t think it was within my budget.”


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