Lot 141

2010   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2010

1938 Talbot-Darracq T23 Drop Head Coupe

Coachwork by Figoni et Falaschi

SOLD $649,000

Estimate

$700,000 - $900,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

93122

Engine

23343

Car Highlights

Recent Cosmetic and Mechanical Restoration by Top Specialists

Lovely Presentation in the Original, As-Delivered Appearance

Spectacular Original Three-Position Coachwork Verified by Claude Figoni

Wonderful Provenance and Distinguished Chain of Ownership

An Exceedingly Rare and Unusually Correct 1930s French Classic

One of Only Two Such Examples Constructed

Desirable Twin Carburetor, Four-Litre Engine

Yet-to-be Displayed on the American Concours Circuit

Technical Specs

3,996 SOHC Inline Six-Cylinder Engine

Twin Zenith-Stromberg Carburetors

115 BHP at 4,200 RPM

4-Speed Wilson Preselector Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brake

Independent Front Suspension Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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