HDT Commodore prototype is expected to bring $85,000-$95,000  gaycarboys

HDT Prototype No 001 has been in the hands of its current owner for more than 20 years gaycarboys‘Brock’ HDT Commodore prototype being auctioned by Shannons in Sydney on August 10 is its original ‘warmed over’ 5.0 litre V8 engine gaycarboys

 

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The first prototype of what became a legion of famous ‘Brock’ HDT Commodores is already on ‘Pole Position’ with Holden enthusiasts before it crosses the block at Shannons Sydney Winter Auction on August 10.

Starting life as a 1979 Holden VB Commodore SL/E, the two-tone Malachite and Sage Green sedan was given to the Holden Dealer Team for racing legend Peter Brock to develop into a sophisticated, high-powered road car to challenge the best from Europe.

Brock and his HDT team totally transformed the car and given its high-performance brief, the car’s original 4.2-litre V8 was replaced with a 5.0-litre V8 mated to a Turbo 350 three-speed