The Toronto Fall Classic Car Auction

Lot : SP78
1917 Chevrolet 490

Offered Without Reserve

Auctioned on Sunday, November 1, 2015

Sold at $2,750

  • Engine Displacement: 171
  • Transmission: Manual

With its original selling price of $490 (hence the name), the Chevrolet 490 came in five dollars less than its competitor from Dearborn. The success of the model did much in helping to establish Chevrolet as one of the most dominant car makers in the world.