1963 Watson Indy Roadster

"Leader Car 500"

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1963
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    White/Blue
  • 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.
Estimate:
$195,000-$295,000 US
AUCTION DATE:
To be auctioned on
Saturday, March 13, 2010
168 cu. in. dual overhead camshaft Offenhauser four-cylinder engine with fuel-injection, on-board starter, tubular steel chassis with solid axles and torsion bar suspension, dual shock absorbers, four-wheel disc brakes.
Legendary Los Angeles car builder A.J. Watson was the most successful Indy car constructor of the late 1950s.