Extremely rare 1976 Australian Ford Falcon XB Pro Touring classic car will be offered at Dan Kruse Classics’ upcoming Midland-Odessa auction on Saturday, May 27, 2017. The remarkable classic car has often been referred to as the “unicorn of cars” because of its rarity as very few were imported into the United States. It is part of the Collection of Jeff Allen – Flat 12 Gallery as seen on CNBC’s “The Car Chasers”. This customized Australian car was featured in Pouplar Hotrdding, a Goodguys Award Winner and Seen at SEMA 2016.
Highlights of the extraordinary car include rare right hand Australian drive, a Kotzur Cleveland Racing V-8 engine 540hp, Tremec TKO 600 Manual 5-speed transmission, aluminum heads, Trick Flow intake, 4” Eagle crank, COMP 224/224 -.50 CAM, Edelbrock ProFlo EFI system, Centerforce Clutch, Pacemaker headers, 3” MagnaFlow mufflers, Ford 9” rear end 31 Spline axles, 4:11.1 gears, RRS Three-link suspension, RRS Sway Bar and Power Trace, RRS 12 inch rotors and 2 piston calipers, VX3C Forgeline wheels, 35 gallon fuel tank and vintage air conditioning.
Jeff Allen is a third-generation car enthusiast brought up around an auto shop who later spent years in the corporate world running franchised dealerships from Ford to Toyota. In 2006, after time spent in the corporate world he used his skills to open Flat 12 Gallery in Texas and focused exclusively on collectible vehicles.
Allen has been regularly featured in automobile publications, at automotive events and also at race tracks. He is also the co-host of the popular automotive podcast “Skidmarks Show” and host of the television program “The Car Chasers” on CNBC Network.
Dan Kruse Classics, one of the world’s classic car auction houses will also offer 175 other classic vehicles over the Memorial Day Weekend at its Midland-Odessa auction.