Lot 132

2008   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2008

1906 REO Model A 16 HP Light Touring Car & Baby REO

SOLD $275,000

Estimate

$350,000 - $500,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

2354

Engine

2354

Car Highlights

Irreplaceable Examples Of Early American Auto Industry Showmanship And Promotion

Baby REO Is An Exact, Running Duplicate Of The 1906 REO Model A Light Touring Car

Baby REO Cost $3,000 New

Among The First Miniature Cars Ever Produced

Important History And Significant Provenance

Heavily Documented

Arguably The Most Important Item Of Automobilia Ever To Be Offered For Sale Publicly

Technical Specs

Mama 16 BHP At 1,900 RPM

213 CID Opposed Two-Cylinder Engine

2-Speed Planetary Gearbox

Live Axles With Semi-Elliptical Front And Full-Elliptical Rear Leaf Springs

Baby 2 BHP

Opposed Two-Cylinder Engine

2-Speed Planetary Gearbox

Live Axles With Semi-Elliptical Front And Full-Elliptical Rear Leaf Springs

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