Lot 116

2013   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2013

1933 Duesenberg Model J Disappearing-Top Convertible Coupe

Coachwork by Walter M. Murphy Company

SOLD $2,695,000


$2,000,000 - $2,400,000





Car Highlights

The Most Iconic Example of the Legendary Model J Duesenberg
Ultra-Desirable Disappearing-Top Murphy Coachwork
Owned by Famed Collector Bob Estes for Approximately 40 Years
Displayed at Pebble Beach Five Times Between 1970 and 1985
Retains Original Chassis, Engine, and Bodywork
Exquisite Show-Quality Stone Barn Restoration
Spectacular Presentation in Every Respect
Perfect for Concours and Classic Car Tours
A Highly Regarded Example of the Legendary Murphy Roadster

Technical Specs

420 CID DOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine
Single Dual-Throat Downdraft Carburetor
265 BHP 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 by its engine number.

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