Lot 115

2019   |   Pebble Beach 2019

1931 Studebaker Special Indy Car

SOLD $1,105,000

Estimate

$500,000 - $750,000

Engine

P-5375

Car Highlights

A Significant Piece of American Motor Racing History

Studebaker-Powered Indy Car Built by Ab Jenkins and George Hunt

Three-Time Indy 500 Entrant and Winner of the 1931 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Well-Documented History with Just Five Owners from New

Displayed at the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®

Offered with Extraordinary Documentation, Literature, Archival Photos, and More

Technical Specs

336 CID L-Head Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Four Stromberg Downdraft Carburetors

205 HP at 4,200 RPM

3-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Front I-Beam Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that P-5375 is this vehicle’s chassis number, not the engine number as stated in the catalogue; the engine number is 024.

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