Lot 35

2018   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2018

1935 Duesenberg SSJ

Coachwork by LaGrande

SOLD $22,000,000

Estimate

$10,000,000

Chassis

2594

Engine

J-563

Car Highlights

The Ultimate Model J Duesenberg; One of Only Two SSJs Built

Special Short-Wheelbase Chassis and Supercharged, Twin-Carb Engine

Sporting Open Coachwork Designed by J. Herbert Newport Jr.

Originally Delivered to Hollywood Legend Gary Cooper

Unrestored Condition; Retains Original Chassis, Engine, and Bodywork

Just Two Owners – Briggs Cunningham and Miles Collier – Since 1949

Technical Specs

420 CID DOHC 32-Valve Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Twin Schebler Carburetors

Centrifugal Supercharger

400 BHP at 5,000 RPM

3-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Solid-Axle Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers

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

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