1914 1914 Boats Batboat III - Hispano-Suiza Engined Racing Hydroplane

Hispano-Suiza Engined Racing Hydroplane

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1914
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Wood
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: 'Sporting Classics of Monaco'
May 1, 2010
AUCTION:
May 1, 2010
6:00pm - 10:00pm GMT
(viewing starts at 10:00am GMT)
PREVIEW:
April 30, 2010
10:00am - 5:00pm GMT
May 1, 2010
10:00am - 5:00pm GMT
GALA RECEPTION:
April 30, 2010
7:00pm - 10:00pm GMT
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue for 70 euros. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale. Catalogues are available to order online.
AUCTION LOCATION
The Grimaldi Forum
10, avenue Princesse Grace
98000, Monaco
Chassis No.
N/A
Estimate:
€40.000-€60.000
AUCTION DATE:
To be auctioned on
Saturday, May 1, 2010
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
220 hp, 10.5-litre twin overhead camshaft Hispano-Suiza V8 engine, Capitol Marine WA-8 H-S conversion gearbox with forward and reserve gears, single-screw propulsion. Length: 7.6 metres (25 ft.) Beam: 1.83 metres (6 ft.) Draught: 0.62 metres (2 ft.)
The “Batboat” motorboats were designed by sporting automobilist and sai