The High Chaparral is an American Wild West-style theme park located southeast of Gothenburg, Sweden. Inside the theme park, the Big Bengt’s Museum has a collection consists of everything from vintage cars, motorcycles, mopeds, antique engines to toys, art pieces and furniture that were collected over the years by its founder Bengt Erlandsson. High Chaparral is auctioning 1,200 items from the collection for a new interactive museum scheduled to open in 2020.
The cars, motorcycles and mopeds for sale are from the 1910s to the 1990s, while the conditions of the vehicles range from original to newly renovated. Highlights include a 1910 Hupmobile Runabout, a few classic Ford Model T touring cars from the earliest years, a 1931 Rolls-Royce Ghosthawk, a 1939 Mercedes-Benz 230 and local made vehicles including a 1954 Volvo PV444. If you are looking for something quirky then the 1950s Fram King Fulda three-wheeler could be a possible option. There are also plenty of motorcycles from Ariel, Harley-Davidson, Henderson, Honda, Norton, Triumph and more.
Online bidding has started and Helsingborgs Auktionsverk will host the physical auction on 19-21 October inside High Chaparral.