1930 Chevrolet Sports Roadster

Type AD

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1930
  • Automobiltyp 
    Cabriolet / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    Rechts
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Blue
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Innenausstattung 
    Leder
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Techno Classica Essen
Essen
Germany
Saturday 10 April 2010
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: A2961
Following his family‘s move from France to Canada, Swiss-born Louis Chevrolet worked for, amongst other manufacturers, de Dion Bouton in New York. He also established himself as a successful racing driver and it was his Buick-based special that attracted the attention of General Motor‘s William C. Durant. When Durant lost control of General Motors, he became interested in Louis‘ French-inspired designs for four and six cylinder engined cars. The first prototype, a 4.9 litre six, appeared in 1911 and in November that year Durant set up the Chevrolet Motor Car Co. Louis, however, was to leave the business in 1913. Meanwhile Chevrolet cars went from strength to strength and progressed from being typically American models to more individual machines.
The AD series was introduced in 1930 and offered more powe