Lot 25

2013   |   Amelia Island Auction 2013

1935 Duesenberg Model JN Long-Wheelbase Berline

Coachwork by Coachwork by Rollston | Updated by Bohman & Schwartz

SOLD $594,000

Estimate

$500,000 - $700,000

Chassis

2587

Engine

J-500 (Originally J-559)

Car Highlights

A Well-Known and Much-Admired Duesenberg

Rare Late-Production Model JN with Exceptionally Stylish Coachwork

Delivered New to Renowned Dancer Bill “Bojangles” Robinson

Thoroughly Documented Provenance with Just Two Owners Since 1955

Displayed at the ACD Museum from 1978 to 1984

Impressively Maintained Older Restoration

ACD Category One Certified

Offered with Exhaustive File of Historic Documentation

An Important Opportunity for Classic Car Collector

Technical Specs

420 CID DOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Single Stromberg 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

Register to Bid