Sunday, May 3, 2009
1938 Phantom Corsair
"The Phantom Corsair of 1938 was purchased in 1947 by Richard Rush for $5,000. It was featured in a movie, "The Young in Heart" and was owned in the 1950's by the TV host Herb Shriner. Later it became part of the Harrah Museum Collection in Reno Nevada. Today the car is in the National Automobile Museum and is valued at over one million dollars. The body is a one of a kind design commissioned by Rust Heinz."