1935 Ford Indy Special

Welch "Ford Special" Two-Man Indianapolis Racing Car

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1935
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Silver Grey
  • 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
To be OFFERED AT AUCTION at RM's Automobiles of Amelia Island event, March 13, 2010.
Chassis No.
3085000
Estimate:
$150,000-$200,000 US
225 cu. in. flathead Ford V8 engine, dual two-barrel carburetors, three-speed manual transmission, solid front axle with transverse leaf spring and custom-fabricated spring location, custom-fabricated Houdaille-type front shock absorbers with modified circa-1934 Ford units at the rear, production-type Ford rear axle, and custom four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Whe