1939 Delage D6

D6-3L-S 3-Litre Grand Prix

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1939
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • 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 London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

150bhp, 2,988 cc pushrod overhead valve inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed Cotal pre-selector transmission, independent front suspension with transverse leaf spring, live rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 125.5” (3,188mm)

For sheer profusion of powerplants probably no manufacturer of comparable volume comes close to Delage, nor has any manufacturer so consistently, shrewdly and effectiv