Big family car: 1968 Checker Aerobus

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If you have a numerous family, a big garage and if the 5 mpg consumption doesn’t scary you, this car could be an original ride to scamper across the country.

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The Checker Aerobus was produced in seven or nine doors by Checker Motors Co. from 1962 to 1977, initially with a Chrysler Continental V8 engine, then, from 1965, with a detuned 327 c.i. Chevrolet unit which produced 185 h.p. (the same engine installed in this car).

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This particular car was registered new in France: the seller says that it’s one of two imported in the country and that is in good conditions as it benefitted by a previous and expensive restoration. We would have seen some photos of such restoration but, unfortunately, we can’t even see some more detailed photos of the car as-is. Find it for sale at €45,000 (today $59,500) here in Montpellier, France.

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