fbpx

1939 Amilcar B38 2-Door Aluminium Sportsmans Coupe by Factory

Barn Find - Offered at No Reserve

Description

Innovative alloy-bodied car, with just one owner for over 40 years and offered in barn find condition.

The Amilcar Compound was produced from 1938 through the early 1940s with 681 examples built plus an additional 159 commercial vehicles (as many as 950 examples were reportedly built). They were designed by French engineer Jean-Albert Gregoire and given front-wheel drive configuration. Alpax, an aluminum alloy, was used extensively on the car. This was a new technology which often cause production delays due to the scarcity. The first Compound, the Compound B38, was shown at the 1937 Paris Motor Show. Most of the Compounds that followed were saloon and sedan bodies, with perhaps a cabriolet.

This desirable and technically advanced car is offered from the current owner, who has enjoyed the car for over 40 years. Finished in metallic blue with a matching blue leather interior, the Amilcar is said to be completely rust-free, is offered with its original UK registration document and at No Reserve to the highest bidder.

Sold For £9,000

Auction Techno Classica Essen
Auction Date 13th April 2019
Day of Auction Day 1 - Saturday


lot details

Lot Number 105
Registration Number EU Registered
Chassis Number 50009
Year 1939
Make Amilcar
Model B38 2-Door Aluminium Sportsmans Coupe


+44 208 614 7888

Call Coys Auction Dept for more info or use the enquiry form below.



    Enquire

    Your Name

    Email

    Phone Number

    Your Message

    Join the COYS Connoisseur Club and receive monthly COYS newsletters, regular updates & exclusive member benefits.

    < Previous Lot
    Next Lot >