1928 DeSoto Race Car

Indianapolis Type Race Car

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1928
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Beige 'Indy'
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 27, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue available for £50. 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, United Kingdom SW11 4NJ
AUCTION:
October 27, 2010
PREVIEW:
October 26, 2010
October 27, 2010
To be offered at auction WITHOUT RESERVE ,Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Chassis No.
N/A
Estimate:
£35,000-£45,000
Est. 3,400 cc six-cylinder flathead engine, side valve, twin downdraught Zenith carburettors, direct-drive, foot-operated clutch, solid axle, transverse leaf springs, two-wheel rear manual brakes. Wheelbase: 93"
- Fashioned in true Indy racing car style
- Single owner for the last 20 years
- Very presentable condition
Tommy Milton, Jimmy Murphy, Joe Boyer, Frank Lockhart, Jimmy Gleason, Louis Meyer – these were the legendary names fans cheered for a