Alleged drug trafficker’s rare Toyota Supra sold for record $308,725

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A scarce 1998 Toyota Supra sports car or truck owned by an alleged drug trafficker has been sold for an astonishing $308,725.

The silver coupe was among the 29 automobiles seized by the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts through its investigation into an illicit marijuana operation in 2020.

Cory Taylor, 41, experienced been charged with trafficking, but was observed dead in an deserted creating several months following skipping an arraignment listening to. The result in of his loss of life is still shown as “undetermined.”

Taylor’s fleet of cars and trucks, largely from the 1990s and early 2000s, was observed in two attributes he owned in North Salem and Holyoke.

This 1998 Toyota Supra was bought for a report $308,725.
(Stanley J. Paine Auctioneers)

He owned a complete of 13 Toyota Supras, which have risen in value in latest a long time, because of in aspect to their well known appearances in the “Fast and Furious” films.

Taylor's cars were discovered in two properties, including this converted firehouse in Holyoke.

Taylor’s cars and trucks ended up learned in two houses, which includes this transformed firehouse in Holyoke.
(Google Road Look at)

The car was a 1998 turbo with a 6 pace guide transmission and 22,962 on the odometer that was just one of only 24 completed in Quicksilver paint. The significant bid was $265,000, but the auction house dealing with the sale charges a 15% buyer’s quality.

According to The Travel, it was a history sale for a Supra, apart from 1 of the true film vehicles, which was auctioned for $550,000, which include quality, by Barrett-Jackson very last 12 months.

This 1993 Supra with 8,169 miles on the odometer was auctioned for $272,550, including the buyer's premium.

This 1993 Supra with 8,169 miles on the odometer was auctioned for $272,550, like the buyer’s premium.
(Stanley J. Paine Auctioneers)

A 1993 Supra turbo with just 8,169 miles on it was also marketed for a substantial bid of $237,000 ($272,550 with quality), which would have been a file if not for the 1998 automobile sale.

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Many of the other Supras have been also marketed for over $100,000, including a 1997 15th Anniversary Edition that went for $195,000 ($224,250).