Looks like I underestimated by around $2,000. As the auction for Daryl Hannah's matte black El Camino was ending yesterday, I guessed the bidding would reach $13,500. Since the car was a.) reconfigured to make it more biodiesel friendly and b.) owned and driven by Hannah herself for quite a while, it seemed that a jump of $4,000 in the last few hours of the auction was reasonable. Instead, the final bid was $15,600, and it looks like that beat Hannah's reserve price.
I have no idea what a used El Camino usually goes for, but $9,700 for Daryl Hannah's biodiesel-fueled El Camino seems like a steal. That's the current bid (but it's under her reserve price) for the matte black car on the eBay auction block - and the auction ends tonight. While there were a lot of people who commented back in December where we first mentioned that the car would be up for sale, only four bids have been placed as of right now.
I'm a big fan of Daryl Hannah's biodiesel El Camino. Now, it turns out, I could buy it. According to Hannah's own website, this dark monster of a bio-car will be put up for sale on Dec. 20. The price and other details will be announced then, but Hannah is already telling us that she's offering up a B100 pump and station with "the baddest assest biodiesel 'el camino' ever." While some car sellers tell potential buyers that the vehicle was only driven to church on sunny days, Hannah is targeting a