1964 Amphicar Amphibious Car

770 Convertible

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1964
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 13, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this sale requires the purchase of the offical auction catalog for $100. The catalog will admit two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida
32034
SALE DATES:
March 13, 2010
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
March 12, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
March 11, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Chassis No.
101799
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
43 bhp, 1,147 cc overhead valve inline four-cylinder engine, four-speed manual transmission, coil spring independent trailing arm front and rear suspension, four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 82.7"
It’s a car. It’s a boat. Actually, it’s a car and a boat. A German development, the Amphicar was aimed at the American market, where it debuted at the 1961 New York Auto Show. Said to have been the product of 15 years of research and development at a c