1926 AC Royale

12hp Roadster

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1926
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red/Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

The inaugural auction takes place in Sydney on December 5th, 2009.
Doors open 5.30pm
Auction Commences 6.30pm
Please note:
Telephone and Absentee Bidder registration closes
12pm Saturday 5th December.
For further enquiries please contact:
Robert Glover on [email protected]
Damien Duigan on [email protected]
ALL ESTIMATES ARE IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS
1926 AC Royale 12hp Roadster
Red/Black
3 Speed Manual Transmission
1478cc in line 4 cylinder
Engine No. 5764 (E)
Chassis No. 30912
Estimate: $17,000 - $22,000
Although perhaps best recognized for providing the basis of the AC Cobra, the AC brand, initially known as Auto Carriers Ltd, has actually been in existence since as early as 1911. Its founders, the Weller brothers, had been producing cars under their own name since 1903. Based in Thames Ditton in Surrey, the firm produced its first four wheel car in 1913 but when war broke out in Europe car production ceased and instead the firm were charged with manufacturing products useful