Lot 54

1937 Talbot-Lago T150-C-SS Teardrop Coupe

Coachwork by Figoni et Falaschi

Register to Bid

SOLD $13,425,000


In Excess of $10,000,000





Car Highlights

An Extraordinary Example of One of the All-Time Great French Automobiles

High-Performance T150-C-SS Chassis Clothed in Joseph Figoni’s Masterpiece

Original, All-Alloy Modéle New York Coachwork with Fully Enclosed Front Fenders

Winner of the Prix d’Excellence at the 1938 Concours d’Elegance Fémina in Paris

Formerly Part of the Tommy Lee, Lindley Locke, and Nethercutt Collections

Awarded First in Class at Pebble Beach and Best of Show at Amelia Island

Technical Specs

3,996 CC OHV Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Three Zenith-Stromberg Carburetors

140 BHP at 4,100 RPM

4-Speed Wilson Pre-Selector Gearbox

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Front Independent Suspension with Upper Wishbone and Lower Transverse Semi-Elliptical Leaf Spring

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that this vehicle is titled 1939 and as 173180, a number visible on the engine. Please contact a Gooding & Company specialist by emailing specialist@goodingco.com for more information regarding this lot.

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