August 2015 Blog Posts (30)

Pic-A-Day (274) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1913 Peugeot in a Picture

Pic-A-Day (274) Albert Mach Fine Art

1913 Peugeot in a Picture

This was seen during Brass Cameras & Brass Autos 8/21-23/2015 At Seal Cove Auto Museum!

The camera is a 1891 Telephoto Cycle Poco Camera…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 31, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (273) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1904 Searchmont Horn

Pic-A-Day (273) Albert Mach Fine Art

1904 Searchmont Horn

This was seen during Brass Cameras & Brass Autos 8/21-23/2015 At Seal Cove Auto Museum!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 30, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (272) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1899 Duyrea Trap

Pic-A-Day (272) Albert Mach Fine Art

1899 Duyrea Trap

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information

This was seen during Brass…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 29, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (271) Albert Mach Fine Art - Detroit Electric Sales Letter

Pic-A-Day (271) Albert Mach Fine Art
Detroit Electric Sales Letter

Added by Albert Mach on August 28, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (270) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1905 Franklin Type A Runabout

Pic-A-Day (270) Albert Mach Fine Art

1905 Franklin Type A Runabout

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information

This was seen at the Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan.…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 27, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (269) Albert Mach Fine Art - Mascots! Chrysler Imperial

Pic-A-Day (269) Albert Mach Fine Art.
Mascots! Chrysler Imperial
This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.
I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information

Added by Albert Mach on August 26, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (268) Albert Mach Fine Art - Mobil’s “Flying Red Horse”

Pic-A-Day (268) Albert Mach Fine Art

Mobil’s “Flying Red Horse” at least that’s what I called it when I was a kid. :)…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 25, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (267) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1913 Peugeot Horn

Pic-A-Day (267) Albert Mach Fine Art

1913 Peugeot Horn This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information

This was seen at the Seal Cove Auto Museum in…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 24, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (266) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1917 Simplex-Crane Model-5

Pic-A-Day (266) Albert Mach Fine Art.
1917 Simplex-Crane Model-5
This was seen at the Seal Cove Auto Museum in Maine.
Where Brass Cameras & Brass Autos will be 8/21-23/2015!…
Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 23, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (265) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1913 Thomas Flyer Mascot

Pic-A-Day (265) Albert Mach Fine Art

1913 Thomas Flyer Mascot

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information

This was seen at the Seal Cove Auto Museum in Maine.

Where Brass Cameras & Brass Autos will be 8/21-23/2015!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 22, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (264) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1915 FRP

Pic-A-Day (264) Albert Mach Fine Art

1915 FRP

This was seen at the Seal Cove Auto Museum and is the only one in the world!

This is where Brass Cameras & Brass Autos will be 8/21-23/2015!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 21, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (263) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1905 Pierce Great Arrow Light & Horn

Pic-A-Day (263) Albert Mach Fine Art

1905 Pierce Great Arrow Light & Horn

This was seen at the Seal Cove Auto Museum in Maine.

Where Brass Cameras & Brass Autos will be 8/21-23/2015!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 20, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (262) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1923 Ford Model T owned by Roland Donavan

Pic-A-Day (262) Albert Mach Fine Art

1923 Ford Model T owned by Roland Donavan

This is seen frequently at the Seal Cove Auto Museum in Maine.

Where Brass Cameras & Brass Autos will be 8/21-23/2015!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 19, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (261) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1904 Pope-Hartford light & horn

Pic-A-Day (261) Albert Mach Fine Art

1904 Pope-Hartford light & horn

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information......

This was seen at the Seal Cove Auto Museum in Maine.

Where Brass Cameras & Brass Autos will be 8/21-23/2015!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 18, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (259) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1910-Cadillac-5-Pass-Touring

Pic-A-Day (259) Albert Mach Fine Art

1910-Cadillac-5-Pass-Touring

This was seen at the Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan.…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 16, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (258) Albert Mach Fine Art - Chrysler Imperial Logo

Pic-A-Day (258) Albert Mach Fine Art.

Chrysler Imperial Logo

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information......…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 15, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (257) Albert Mach Fine Art - Historic sign Drive slow

Pic-A-Day (257) Albert Mach Fine Art

Historic sign Drive slow

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information......…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 14, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (256) Albert Mach Fine Art - Detroit Electric car Charging

Pic-A-Day (256) Albert Mach Fine Art

Detroit Electric car Charging

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information......…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 13, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (255) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1910 Lozier Briercliff Horn

Pic-A-Day (255) Albert Mach Fine Art.

1910 Lozier Briercliff Horn

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a pictorial history over the decades.

I hope you enjoy the educational - historical information......

This was seen at the Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan.…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 12, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Pic-A-Day (254) Albert Mach Fine Art - 1907 Franklin Type D Runabout

Pic-A-Day (254) Albert Mach Fine Art

1907 Franklin Type D Runabout

This is a General interest post for auto aficionados sharing a…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on August 11, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2010

SEE YOU ON THE RAIN DATE

Custom Lamb Skin Leather Avanti Jacket

The custom leather Avanti jacket is now available. Like the Avanti II, each jacket is tailored to your specifications and measurements. Made from fine lambskin and featuring the Avanti or Avanti II logo inlaid in leather on the back, front or both. Your choice of colors. Available in winter  or spring weight. Custom crafted for $695. Options available at extra cost. 10% discount for AOAI members Pam Hirschhorn pam@cjackets.com 

717 933-0222  EST

  • Team Jackets
  • Club Jackets
  • Corporate Jackets
  • Private Label
  • Limited Edition Programs

No Minimum Orders

The Quality and Prestige Your Customers Expect 

---------------------------------------------


 1963 Shelby Cobra Roadster CSX2197

 In July 1964, Mark C. Tower purchased CSX 2197 from Crater Lake Motors in Medford, Oregon. According to the Shelby Registry, the car was delivered in red over black leather and equipped with the Class A accessories package, which included chrome rocker covers, white sidewall tires, luggage rack, radio, and 5-quarts of anti-freeze which brought the invoice total to $5493.05. Mr. Tower owned the car briefly, and by 1966, CSX 2197 was held by Howard Nettleton of Tacoma, Washington. Shortly after that, it went to John Stevens Jensen of California where it was registered “VNN 794”. Mr. Stevens owned the car for several years until he was killed in a road accident in another Cobra. From 1981, it passed through several more known short-term owners. Along the way, it was noted to have just 9,700 miles on the odometer though it did show some signs of past front-end damage. In the late 1980s, CSX 2197 would find a long-term home with Bill Kemper, a highly respected Cobra expert and restorer. In the early 1990s, he embarked on a long-term restoration, working on the car as time permitted, taking the utmost care as it was a personal project.

According to Mr. Kemper, the car had been unused since suffering a relatively mild accident, and he believed the sub-10,000 miles on the odometer to be accurate. He reported that the Cobra was entirely stripped down, the chassis properly repaired and precisely reinforced and updated based on Kemper’s specifications by Baurle Auto Sport of Addison, Il. The body was completely restored, with great care given to preserving as much original alloy as possible. The front outer panels from the doors forward were replaced, but the doors, rear clip, footwells and engine bay panels are said to be comprised of original metal, painstakingly restored to a very high standard and returned to its original red color. Today it presents in stunning condition, having been used gently in the hands of its most recent owner.

Kemper, of course, had the engine balanced, blueprinted and completely rebuilt along with the gearbox and rear differential. It extremely well-presented with much of the original hardware restored and replated, and detailed with correct labels and markings. It retains its correct, early-type Harrison aluminum radiator as well as the generator which was unique to these early Cobras.

The interior is finished in black leather as originally equipped and features correct Smiths gauges with the wonderful Rotunda Tachometer to the left of the column (Shelby switched to Stewart-Warner gauges and Ford electrics approximately three cars later). The steering wheel and shift knob are also correct for the car’s original specification. This fabulous Cobra has seen only light use since its world-class restoration was completed, and the leather and upholstery remain in excellent condition. Included in the sale is a full top and side-curtain set, as well as the original early-type jack, firewall mounted grease gun, and a set of restored King Dick spanners.

Read more

Offered at:  $925,000

full and partial trades

considered

Hyman Ltd. Classic Cars, 2310 Chaffee Dr, St. Louis, MO.

314 524-6000

www.HymanLtd.com

                                                      

Like What You See Here?

Reach Thousands of Active Enthusiasts Every Week! 

For Advertising

Call Pamela Hirschhorn 

pam@NortheastWheelsEvents.com

717-933-0222

Your BIG Regional Calendars for Everything On Wheels 

www.NortheastWheelsEvents 

www.SoutheastWheelsEvents 

www.UKWheelsEvents

Marketing & Advertising

Like What You See Here?

Reach Thousands of Active Enthusiasts Every Week! 

For Advertising

Call Pamela Hirschhorn 

717-933-0222

Your BIG Regional Calendars for Everything On Wheels www.NortheastWheelsEvents www.SoutheastWheelsEvents www.WestCoastWheelsEvents www.UKWheelsEvents

Support Our Advertisers

         CIGAR LADY

See You at Spring Carlisle

Stop by for an Cohiba

Enjoy a fine cigar while enjoying a fine show!

© 2019   Created by Great American Services.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service