Tonka Champion Ford Box Van DeSalle Collectible
Champion Ford is a real live Ford dealership located in Rockingham, North Carolina. DeSalle produced only 100 copies of this striking Tonka 1956 box van in 1995. These trucks were only available through the dealership. Notice the original shipping carton the truck is resting in.
Duallys and mud guards highlight the underside of the truck
Die cut soft grey foam protected the truck during shipping
Value: A mint truck in its UNOPENED, SEALED box, #002 of 100, sold on eBay for $811 USD in mid July 2007.
Value: A mint truck in its UNOPENED, SEALED box, #031 of 100, sold on eBay for $811 USD in early September 2007.
Value: A near mint plus truck, #033 of 100, with 2 small rub marks on the box, sold on eBay for $350 USD in late October 2011.
Value: A mint truck, #034 of 100, with the box. sold on eBay for $640 USD in early March 2012.
Value: A mint truck, no # stamped into the frame, with the box, sold on eBay for $850 USD in late October 2014.