Lot 25

2009   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2009

1939 Delahaye 135MS Competition Drop Head

Coachwork by Chapron

SOLD $429,000

Estimate

$450,000 - $550,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

60166

Engine

103345

Car Highlights

An Exquisite 100 Point CCCA Full Classic TM That Has Mellowed Nicely

Carefully Maintained Since A Complete Jack Dietz Restoration

Beautifully Executed Chapron Coachwork

The Most Powerful Of Pre-war Delahaye 135s

Impressive Ownership History From New

Technical Specs

3,558 CC OHV Inline Six-Cylinder Engine

Three Zenith-Stromberg Carburetors

160 BHP At 4,200 RPM

4-Speed Cotal Electromagnetic Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Front Suspension With Transverse Leaf Spring

Rear Live Axle With Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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