By the time they gave it back to Forrest, he sold it to start his own business...for $200, not even enough to buy a LEGO Batmobile today. Ultimately, the car sat for a few decades in a field before being discovered and restored to its former glory.
Forrest Robinson: fantastic car constructer and designer, lousy investor.
Aaron Miller is the Rides editor for Supercompressor, and can be found on Twitter. If he were Forrest Robinson's grandson, he'd be pissed.