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    George Barris Exxon Custom Promo Car Prototype Model. A 3.25" x 2.5" x 8" model illustrating a design concept by George Barris for a tiger-themed custom car intended to promote the Exxon oil company as part of their "Put a Tiger in Your Tank" ad campaign during the late 1960s. The car was never built, and this scale mock-up is the only aspect of the design in circulation. The model was fabricated from a resin body on a chassis from an unspecified scale car model kit, and is in Very Fine condition with mild wear and soiling, and a couple of small cracks. From the George Barris Archive.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2008
    5th Saturday
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