1931 Studebaker Special Indy Car

From the Robert W. Valpey Collection
Estimate: $500,000 - $750,000
SOLD $1,105,000
Engine: P-5375
*Please note that P-5375 is this vehicle’s chassis number, not the engine number as stated in the catalogue; the engine number is 024.

A Significant Piece of American Motor Racing History
Studebaker-Powered Indy Car Built by Ab Jenkins and George Hunt
Three-Time Indy 500 Entrant and Winner of the 1931 Pikes Peak Hill Climb
Well-Documented History with Just Five Owners from New
Displayed at the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance®
Offered with Extraordinary Documentation, Literature, Archival Photos, and More

336 CID L-Head Inline 8-Cylinder Engine
Four Stromberg Downdraft Carburetors
205 HP at 4,200 RPM
3-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes
Front I-Beam Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers
Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers

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