A totally amazing auction result, a Checker sold for $99,000 yesterday at the Mecum Kissimmee four day event.  The vehicle looks fantastic in the auction profile, but was it $99,000 fantastic?  You be the judge and check out the Mecum listingbelow.


  • Factory A-11 Taxi
  • Frame-off restoration
  • 305 CI Chevrolet V-8 engine
  • Turbo 400 automatic transmission
  • Yellow with period-correct N.Y.C. Taxi decals
  • Original Rockwell Taxi Meter
  • Original N.Y.C Taxi roof light
  • Original rear jump seats
  • Front and rear independent climate control
  • New interior
  • Taxi partition with sliding glass and payment drawer
  • Custom sound system
  • Custom lighting


Link to the Mecum Auction for more pictures

1979 Checker A-11 Taxi | J260 | Kissimmee 2023 (mecum.com)