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Altoy Jeepster Ione, CA eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, toys

Thanks to Roger Martin for spotting this altoy on eBay.

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“Luzon Red 1948 VJ Jeepster. Willy’s dealerships would have these on display in the showrooms. Because the level of detail is so perfect, only 150 are known to have been made.

They were made by a company called Al-Toy in the ’40s, right after WWII. The Jeepster Touring Car is considered the last American touring car, and so it has a following all on its own as a collectible.

This particular toy in this condition is hard to come by. Most have broken or missing parts (front bumper, steering wheel, vent window frames, missing hubcaps). This toy is in great shape with no broken or missing pieces. Hand painted Jeepster decals on the fenders and the painted dash gauges.The hand painted white wall tires finish out the incredible detail that went into this toy.

Jeep measures about 15” long 5” wide and 5 ½” high at the windshield. It weighs a whopping 6 lbs. All four rubber tires move freely.

Also included are 3 dealership service pins (10, 15, and 20 years of service). Ships to the lower 48 states only.”


2 Comments on “Altoy Jeepster Ione, CA eBay

  1. Mike

    Who among us is willing to part with $1500.00 to own this unique toy? Certainly not me.

  2. David Eilers Post author

    For a good quality Al-toy, this price isn’t all that crazy, but it doesn’t mean that I want to spend that much. If I had a nice Jeepster, I might be more willing to do it to pair them.

    – Dave

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