This is a truly beautiful vehicle and an amazing survivor, here’s some of the advert description
“completely original, 17,000 mile, rust-free art deco masterpiece. This 1937 Hupmobile Aerodynamic Rumble Seat Model G Coupe is just one of two in existence and is virtually untouched from the day it left the Detroit factory.
Operationally it starts, runs and drives like its brand new. And everything works!”
Take a look at the rest of the advert here
A few years ago we visited the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum in Auburn Indiana.
The museum is situated on the site of the old factory, design centre and superb Art Deco showroom.
Very prominent at the ACD were a number of my favourite Cord 810/812 cars and various other artifacts.
The Cord 810, and later Cord 812, was an luxury automobile produced by the Cord Automobile division of the Auburn Automobile Company in 1936 and 1937. It was the first American-designed and built front wheel drivecar with independent front suspension. It followed the 1934 Citroën Traction Avant and the Cord L-29, both of which also had front wheel drive. Both models were also the first to offer hidden headlights.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, read on here
Interesting article from Bobby Kimbrough of Rod Authority discusses the oldest marques still in production going into 2018
A very rare 1947 Chevy Suburban.
1937 Chevrolet Suburban.
You can read the article here
May 26th 1937 was a dark day in the history of The Ford Motor Company
May 26, 1937: The Battle of the Overpass
The UAW had organised a handbill campaign to unionize the plant’s workers. And at this instant, famously frozen in time by Detroit News photographer Scotty Fitzpatrick, Bennett’s professional toughs were about to give the organizers an expert physical beating. Read the article here
Love the lines of this Terraplane Pickup, the epitome of Art Deco in a vehicle.
You can see more on the excellent Barn Finds Website