Lot 1

2015   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2015

1938 American Bantam Roadster

SOLD $44,000


$35,000 - $55,000| Without Reserve



Car Highlights

Fresh Restoration; Striking Color Combination

Historic Example of One of America’s First Compact Cars

Preferred Early-Production Styling Cues

Charming Art Deco Styling by Alexis de Sakhnofsky

Technical Specs

46 CID L-Head Inline 4-Cylinder Engine

Single-Barrel Updraft Carburetor

20 BHP at 3,800 RPM

3-Speed Manual Transmission

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Solid Front Axle with Transverse Leaf Springs

Live Rear Axle with Quarter-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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