Lot 41

2014   |   Amelia Island Auction 2014

1930 Minerva AL Three-Position Cabriolet

Coachwork by Van Den Plas

Estimate

$1,250,000 - $1,750,000

Chassis

80139

Engine

80128

Car Highlights

The Finest Model of the Marque

Exceedingly Rare, Matching- Numbers, Original-Bodied Example

One of Just 50 Built and 8 Thought to Remain

Recent and Exacting Restoration by Alan Taylor Company, Inc.

Amelia Island and Pebble Beach Class Winner

Best of Show Winner at Numerous Concours Throughout the US

Ideal International Event Entrant

An Important, Highly Regarded, and Desirable Minerva

Perhaps the Finest Minerva Extant

Technical Specs

6,600 CC Knight Inline 8-Cylinder Sleeve- Valve Engine

Zenith Type 42DUa Updraft Carburetors

40 HP (Rated) 125 HP (Estimated)

4-Speed Gearbox

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Semi-Elliptical Leaf-Spring Suspension with Friction-Plate Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note this vehicle is titled 1933.

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