Live Auction Highlight – 1970 Chevrolet K5 Blazer CST 4×4

Every Thursday on our social media platforms, we highlight an auction from the automotive auction website www.BringATrailer.com.   This month we are going to focus on the auction of a 1970 Chevrolet K5 Blazer.  

https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1970-chevrolet-blazer-k5-cst-4×4-24/

Ringbrothers are renowned for their high quality custom builds.  In fact, Ringbrothers sold a 1972 Chevrolet k5 Blazer on BAT in April 2020 for $300,000.  https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1972-chevrolet-blazer-17/.  This particular K5 is no exception.  This 1970 Chevrolet K5 Blazer CST, nicknamed “Watchman,” was built in 2021. The truck is finished in Growler Green over a custom tan leather interior and powered by a 6.2-liter LS3 V8 paired with a Bowler Performance three-speed automatic transmission. Additional equipment includes a custom roll bar, soft top, carbon-fiber hood, and stereo system, as well as 18″ HRE wheels, a dual-range transfer case, Baer disc brakes, QA1 shocks and sway bars, Dakota Digital gauges, a Vintage Air climate control system, an Ididit steering column, and billet aluminum accessories. 

Hagerty Insurance offers a free valuation tool on their website so we looked up this truck to see how it compared.  We would classify this truck as a #1 (concours) condition. These vehicles are the best in the world. The visual image is of the best vehicle, in the right colors, driving onto the lawn at the finest concours. Perfectly clean, the vehicle has been groomed down to the tire treads. Painted and chromed surfaces are mirror-like. Dust and dirt are banned, and materials used are correct and superbly fitted. The one word description for #1 vehicle is “concours”.

Hagerty Estimate: $200,000

BROTHERS Estimate: $275,000

Winning Bid: $250,000 (not including 5% buyers fee)

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