Lot 153

2022   |   Pebble Beach Auctions

1939 Delage D8-120 Cabriolet Grand Luxe

From The Tony Vincent Estate Collection

Coachwork by Chapron

SOLD $940,000

Estimate

$800,000 - $1,200,000

Chassis

51980

Engine

51980

Car Highlights

Exquisite and Rare Coachwork by One of the Era’s Most Revered Coachbuilders

Sumptuous One-Off Cabriolet Body; Signature Henri Chapron Design

Specially Ordered by Automobiles Delahaye in 1939 and Bodied in 1946

Winner of Two Prestigious Awards at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®

A Spectacular Centerpiece of The Tony Vincent Estate Collection

Technical Specs

4,300 CC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Single Twin-Choke Stromberg Carburetor

90 BHP at 4,000 RPM

4-Speed Cotal Preselect Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Parallel-Wishbone Suspension with Transverse Leaf Spring

Rear Live-Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that the brakes may require servicing before use.

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Garth Hammers