Lot 140

2013   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2013

1953 Deutsch-Bonnet HBR-53

Estimate

$180,000 - $220,000

Chassis

HBR 789

Car Highlights

Believed to Be the 1954 Sebring Winner of the Index of Performance

Three-Year Restoration by Marque Experts Completed in 2003

Only Known Example in the US

One of a Limited Number Produced

Extreme Rarity and Strong Racing Provenance

Owned and Maintained by Known DB Connoisseurs

Technical Specs

745 CC OHV Flat-Twin Engine

Zenith NDIX P019 Carburetor

Approximately 65 BHP at 5,300 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent-Wishbone Suspension with Torsion Bars and Anti-Roll Bar

Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that this car is sold on a Bill of Sale

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