1940 Lincoln Zephyr

Continental Cabriolet

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1940
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Washngton Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Arizona
January 16, 2009
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
Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa
24th Street & Missouri
Phoenix, Arizona
85016 USA
SALE DATES:
January 16, 2009
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
January 15, 2009
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
January 16, 2009
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Estimate:
$150,000-$175,000 US
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
120bhp, 292 cu. in. V12 engine with two-barrel downdraft carburetor, three-speed manual transmission with overdrive and Columbia two-speed rear axle, solid front axle and ¾-floating rear axle with transverse leaf springs, and four-wheel internal-expanding hydraulic brakes. Wheelbase: 125"
In 1938, Edsel Ford expressed his interest in a “special convertible coupe that was long, low and rakish”, incorporating European design elements. Ba