Lot 20

1935 Auburn 851 SC Boattail Speedster

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SOLD $1,012,000


$800,000 - $900,000





Car Highlights

Gordon Buehrig’s Iconic Boattail Design

Authentic Restoration Finished in Signature Cigarette Cream

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance® Featured Class Winner in 2007

One of 40 Examples of the 1935 Speedster Known to the ACD Club

Auburn’s Supercharged Art Deco “King of the Highway”

Welcome at ACD and CCCA Events

Technical Specs

280 CID Lycoming L-Head Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Single Stromberg Downdraft Carburetor

Schwitzer-Cummins Centrifugal Supercharger

150 HP at 4,400 RPM

3-Speed Manual Gearbox with Columbia 2-Speed Rear End

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Beam Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that this vehicle’s engine number is GH4514, not 6H4514 as stated in the catalogue.

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