1911 Oldsmobile Autocrat

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1911
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Yellow
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 14, 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
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida
32034
SALE DATES:
March 14, 2009
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
March 13, 2009
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
March 14, 2009
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Est. 40bhp, 500 cu. in. inline four-cylinder engine, four-speed sliding gear transmission, full-floating rear axle, expanding and contracting brakes on rear wheels. Wheelbase: 124"
The Yellow Peril’s saga is as much the provenance of a racing car as it is the life story of the man who gave it its name – its first owner, John Henry Greenway Albert. It is a story rife with fantastic, sometimes downright unbelievable events shaped, and even embellished, by a wealthy American eccentric. Four decades af