Lot 147

2019   |   Pebble Beach 2019

1948 Delahaye 135MS Cabriolet

Coachwork by Faget Varnet

SOLD $550,000

Estimate

$550,000 - $700,000

Chassis

801077

Car Highlights

One of Three Delahaye Cabriolets Bodied by Faget Varnet in this Design

Exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1949

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance® Class Winner in 2008

Superb Restoration Performed by Marque Specialists

Presented in Its Original Colors, Complete with Fitted Luggage

A Spectacular Postwar Delahaye with the Grandeur of the Company’s Prewar Masterpieces

Technical Specs

3,557 CC OHV Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Three Solex Carburetors

125 BHP at 4,000 RPM

4-Speed MK38 Cotal Preselector Gearbox

4-Wheel Cable-Operated Bendix Brakes

Front Independent Suspension with Transverse Leaf Spring

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that a crack has been detected in the glass of the front driver side window.

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