1976 Case 1570 Spirit of 76 Tractors

Here comes another "Spirit of 76" tractor for sale.

This 1976 Case 1570 "Spirit of 76" tractor from Elnora, IN is coming up for sale on a Bigiron.com online auction March 7th. The tractor is showing 5,206 hours. Here's a link to the online listing with more pics and information, plus online bidding: https://www.bigiron.com/Lots/1976J.ICaseSpiritof7615702WDTractor  Looks like the current online bid is up to $5,400.

If it seems like you just saw a super nice "Spirit of 76" 1570 sold at auction, that's because you did...on a December 2, 2017 auction in Olney, IL, sale by Rothrock Auction, LLC. That "Spirit of 76" was a record setter, selling for $34,000. The 1976 model had only 1,682 "1 owner" hours on it and had always been shedded. Here's a picture of it:


I believe Case only made around 200 of these 1570 "Spirit of 76" tractors back in the day to honor our nation's Bi-centennial year. Will be interesting to see how high the one on the March 7th Bigiron.com online auction from Indiana sells for. Here's a look at the Case 1570 "Spirit of 76" tractors I've seen sold at auction over the years:

Auction Prices on 1976 Case 1570 "Spirit of 76" Tractors