2018 50c Coloured Unciruclated Coin - Ford Performance Vehicle Tin Set
Recognizing the contribution Ford has made to our racing culture, the Mint proudly presents the 2018 Ford Motorsport Six-Coin Collection. Inspired by the winning machines that have propelled our most talented motorsport athletes around the track at incredible speeds, this high octane limited-edition collection satisfies our need for speed.
HISTORY AND SIGNIFICANCE
With the SOLD-OUT Ford Australian Classic Collection in 2017, the Mint focused on the positive nationbuilding qualities the manufacturing era brought with it. In 2018 we double clutch and downshift into the corner with the limited-edition Ford Motorsport Collection. An icon of Australian motor racing, few brands have contributed to our racing culture the way Ford has. With a breadth and depth of achievement that has seen rally championships, sports car victories and touring titles amassed by colourful and characterful drivers, Ford’s motorsport
history has created a legion of ardently loyal fans. The manufacturing era limited edition automotive sets released recently have all become sold out items, Ford fanatics and numismatists alike are sure to revel in the opportunity to secure this unique collectible.
FEATURES AND DESIGN
• Six coloured uncirculated coins in presentation cards featuring corresponding vehicle model information with special Ford Motorsport uncirculated coin, only available with the purchase of a complete set
• Presented in a mechanically styled colour themed limited-edition tin
• Coin set strictly limited to 10 000
• The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II designed by Ian Rank-Broadley
• Australian legal tender
|Year of Issue||2018|
|Mint||Royal Australian Mint|