Lot 12

2012   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2012

1929 Duesenberg Model J Dual Cowl Phaeton "Blue J"

Coachwork by Coachwork by LeBaron, Updated by Derham

SOLD $1,980,000


$2,000,000 - $2,750,000





Car Highlights

One of The Finest Unrestored Model Js in Existence

Wonderful, Rich History with Fascinating Provenance

Exceptional Character and Patina

Distinctive Styling with Singular Features and Design Elements

Unusually Genuine Model J with Original Chassis, Engine and Bodywork

Former ACD and AACA Award Winner

An Important Part of the Pettit Collection for Nearly 60 Years

Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity for Discerning Collectors

Technical Specs

420 CID DOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Single Downdraft Carburetor

265 HP at 4,200 RPM

3-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Live-Axle Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Double-Acting Hydraulic-Lever Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that this car is titled 2292C.

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