Lot 23

2018   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2018

1954 Kurtis 500S

SOLD $112,750

Estimate

$125,000 - $175,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

KK500S024

Car Highlights

One of Approximately 26 Examples Built

Built by Company Principal Frank Kurtis and His Son Arlen Kurtis for Family Use

Featured on Dennis Gage’s My Classic Car in 2008

Displayed at the 2005 Quail Motorsports Gathering, and Campaigned at the 2011 California Mille and the Colorado Grand

Documented with Handwritten Letter by Arlen Kurtis Describing Build Process

Technical Specs

350 CID Chevrolet V-8 Engine

Three 2-Barrel Carburetors

Estimated 400 BHP

5-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Disc Brakes

Front and Rear Torsion-Bar Suspension

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