To celebrate the launch of the New Holland 200 Series skid steers and compact track loaders, New Holland Construction is auctioning off a custom-painted, one-of-a-kind New Holland L230 skid steer loader. The L230 is the largest skid steer loader in the New Holland 200 Series lineup. One look at the New Holland signature blue paint on this machine and you can see how it earned its "Big Blue" nickname. Net proceeds from the auction will go to the American Red Cross to help aid victims of natural disasters and offer compassionate services. Contact your local New Holland dealer to place a bid on this one-of-a-kind machine.
With the new 200 Series, New Holland maintains its best-in-class forward dump height and reach with the Super Boom® loader vertical lift design – and introduces a number of breakthrough improvements:
New Holland, its dealers and customers have helped make a difference in communities across North America by supporting the efforts of local American Red Cross and Canadian Red Cross chapters at Super Boom Road Shows throughout the year. To date, New Holland has raised more than $29,066.97* for the Red Cross. To find out how you can help make a difference with your local Red Cross chapter, visit www.redcross.org or www.redcross.ca.
Place the top bid on "Big Blue" with your local New Holland dealer and make your friends green with envy! The auction begins at 8:00 a.m. Central time on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, with a starting bid of US$58,000. The auction will close at 5:00 p.m. Central time on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. The bidders submitting the top three (3) bids will be notified of their status on Thursday, November 3, 2011 and what the current top bid amount is (while not identifying which bidder placed that bid). The top three (3) bidders will then have twenty-four (24) hours to submit their final bid if they so choose. On Monday, November 7, 2011, the bidder placing the highest bid will be notified that it has won the Big Blue Auction.
*As of 9/23/2011