Engineering And Design Made This 70 Plus Year Old Auto One-Of-A-Kind

First unveiled to the public at the 1939 World’s Fair at the General Motor Highways pavilion, this one-of-a-kind car is truly a singular feat of engineering and design known as the Pontiac “Ghost.”
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It was modeled after the 1939 Pontiac Deluxe.
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The exterior of the car was built in collaboration with the makers of Plexiglass.
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It was the first transparent car to be built in the United States.
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The interior has all the trimmings you’d expect from the best classic cars …
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… As well as some impressive engineering under the hood.
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It does, however, lack some aesthetic interior components like padding/wood paneling for the doors. This was to preserve the “bare bones” transparency effect they were going for.
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The Ghost also features chrome-plated interior hardware.
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In 2011, the car was sold for $308,000 by RM Auctions.
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That’s a nice markup considering it cost $25,000 to manufacture.
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It’s even still got the original tires.
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Can you believe that engine still runs?
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Although it’s fully functional and totally driveable, don’t expect to see it on the highway: the non-traditional vehicle identification number is not legal.
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Which is too bad, because seriously, how cool would it be to be seen driving around in this?
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