This 1937 cord 812 supercharged custom beverly is auburn cord duesenberg club category 1 certified, it is listed in josh malks definitive book “cord complete”, and it has great california history! In 1937, some of the model 812 cords boasted a supercharged lycoming 8 cylinder engine;
This classic car is such a vehicle.
1937 cord 812 supercharged. Offered here is a 1937 cord 812 supercharged beverly sedan finished in geneva blue with blue broadcloth interior with white piping. History of the 1937 cord supercharged 812. Malks, in his classic book cord 810/812:
The 1937 cord 812 supercharged phaeton shown here. This example was taken to hawaii some time before the second world war, and was reportedly on oahu during the bombing of pearl harbor. Offered by the vault classic cars dealership, fullerton, california.
Cord’s empire and 1937 was to be the final model year. These cars were only produced in 1936 and 1937, known as the model 810 and model 812, respectively. 1937 cord 812 supercharged cabriolet the elkhart collection a genuine factory supercharged ‘sportsman’ one of only 64 examples built;
The 1937 cord 812 westchester sedan and the 1937 la salle series 50 sedan seen in these pages both belong to ken mccartney of carefree, arizona; This car was the 810, which was renamed the 812 in its second year of production after a number of design tweaks were made. Cord introduced the mighty duesenberg model j,
During its release at the 1935 new york auto show the crowds were so overwhelming that many climbed onto other nearby cars to get a view of the revolutionary new design, orders flowed in immediately and despite promises of christmas deliveries. Approximately only 30 extant formerly the personal car of cord expert lee richardson an excellent example with numerous accepted, reversible improvements. 1937 cord 812 phaeton franklin mint.
Any example featuring the supercharged engine will command a premium in the market. Cord shared its breeding ground with such distinguished counterparts as duesenberg and auburn and was a beautiful and innovative vehicle with very sporty characteristics. “on september 16th and 17th, the cord set a new speed record of 107.66 miles per hour for the flying mile.
1937 cord this 1937 cord 812 supercharged custom beverly is auburn cord duesenberg club category 1 certified, it is listed in josh malks definitive book cord complete, and it has great california history! Offered by the vault classic cars dealership, fullerton, california. During this time, the cars (now designated 812) were available for the first and only time with an optional supercharger, which boosted power to almost 200 horsepower.
1937 cord 812 supercharged coupe burgundy w/white top 1/18 diecast by signature. Deliveries began in 1936, but the depression finally caught up to e.l. Cord was a gifted salesman who worked his way up through the automobile business, eventually gaining control of the auburn and duesenberg automobile companies, lycoming, stinson aircraft and american airways, along with checker and yellow cab companies in a portfolio of 156 companies.he acquired auburn manufacturing in 1924 which formed the basis for his.
Continue reading to learn more about the 1937 cord 812 supercharged phaeton. In 1936, cord presented the infamous 810 cord to the automobile industry. Classic 1937 cord 812 for sale #2367788.
Franklin mint 1937 cord 812 phaeton coupe 1:24 scale diecast model car. 1937 cord model 812 supercharged convertible phaeton sedan: This 1937 cord beverly 812 is a supercharged model from late in the original run of cord 810/812 series cars produced in 1936 and ’37.
The 1937 cord 812 supercharged phaeton is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful and important american automobiles of the 20th century. Only 64 examples were built, and roughly 30 remain extant. Edit source history talk (0) share.
Good examples of the beverly sedan can sell for more than $80,000, but values for pristine cars can.