Proceeds from The Manchester United Themed Chevrolet Trax Auction will be used to support the foundation’s work in the community. The auction is on until November 6th. The Chevrolet Trax 1.6 LT Sports Utility Vehicle to be won is liveried with a motif bonnet signed by the Barclays Premier League winning Manchester United team of 2012/13.
Chevrolet, Official Automotive Partner to Manchester United has also donated other items including a Wayne Rooney match-worn shirt from his hat-trick match against Hannover in 2012, and a signed shirt from Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic, worn during this year’s Community Shield against Wigan.
Andy Higgins, Managing Director of Chevrolet UK, commented; “We are very excited about The Manchester United Themed Chevrolet Trax Auction. To my knowledge it is the first time that a car signed by the whole Manchester United team has been made available to the fans and I am sure there are plenty of them across the world who would like to get their hands on it.
“The money raised from the auction will make a significant difference to the fantastic work carried out by the Manchester United Foundation and we are delighted to be working with them on this project.”
Manchester United Foundation works in some of the most disadvantaged areas across Greater Manchester to educate, motivate and inspire young people, and delivers football coaching, skills training, personal development and life changing experiences, to provide young people with opportunities to change their lives for the better. With 10 dids placed thus far on eBay, the current bid stands at £4,140.40.
Full list of auction items:
Signed worn shirt from Nemanja Vidic, Manchester United captain, from the 2-0 Community Shield win over Wigan Athletic in 2013
Framed Wayne Rooney hat trick shirt from Hannover friendly in 2012
Illustrated History of Manchester United signed by David Moyes
Signed Sir Bobby Charlton autobiography
Special edition Manchester United shirt with player name TRAX – signed by Ryan Giggs