1938 Horch 853

A Special Roadster

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1938
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Other

Description

To be OFFERED AT AUCTION at RM’s Monterey event, August 17-18, 2012. To view this car and others currently consigned to this auction, please visit the RM website at rmauctions.com/Monterey .

Chassis No.
854275

Estimate:
$6,000,000 - $8,000,000 US

120 bhp, 4,944 cc inline overhead cam eight-cylinder engine, four-speed sliding gear synchromesh transmission with overdrive, independent front suspension via upper A-arms and lower twin transverse leaf springs and chassis lubrication system, fully independent rear suspension with half shafts and leaf springs, four-wheel vacuum-assisted hydraulic drum brakes, and centrally controlled four-wheel hydraulic jacking system. Wheelbase: 135.8 .