Military Vehicle Market: Grizzly Hunting

When Portugal disposed of its remaining Sherman Grizzly tanks in the mid-1980s around 15 came to the UK at less than £7,000 each. 

A GMC CCKW353 long-wheelbase open cab truck with winch came up for sale at £10,000

At the time there wasn’t a mass scramble to buy them, but they did eventually sell. Most have been through several ownerships since, and the last one was sold to the Copeman collection after the filming of the Hollywood hit, Fury. 

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