1939 BSA Cars Scout

Series 6

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1939
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction
Ascot Racecourse,
Berkshire SL5 7JX
Sunday 23 May 2010 at 3pm
Registration Number: BPN 508 Chassis Number: E2258
The BSA Company first produced a motor car in 1907 some two years before it produced its first complete motor cycle. From 1907, various RWD BSA cars were produced before production of all RWD cars stopped in 1936 when the company concentrated on FWD vehicles. Designed by Captain E Baguley, the first BSA cars were produced in various forms with capacities ranging from 2.5 to 4.2 litre. The larger cars were based on the 1907 Peking-Paris Itala. Following the purchase of the Daimler Company by BSA in September 1910 responsibility for motor car manufacture was transferred to the latter company. BSA cars continued to be produced for two years following the amalgamation of the two companies, but after this point they became badge engineered Daimlers.
The car on offer here is a series 6 BSA Scout, first registered in 1939. A front wheel drive car with 4 cyl