Lot 36

2013   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2013

1937 Delage D8-120 Deltasport Three-Position Cabriolet

Coachwork by Henri Chapron

SOLD $770,000

Estimate

$750,000 - $900,000

Chassis

51629

Engine

5454

Car Highlights

One of The Great French Luxury Automobiles of the Pre-war Era
First Owned by the Husband of Actress Hedy Lamarr
One of a Few Surviving D8-120 Deltasports by Chapron
Near 100 MPH Capability
A Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Participant

Technical Specs

4,700 CC Inline OHV 8-Cylinder Engine
Single Dual-Choke Stromberg Carburetor
142 HP at 4,000 RPM
4-Speed Cotal Electromagnetic Transmission
4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Front Transverse Leaf Spring and Wishbones
Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs
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