November 2018 Blog Posts (31)

#Pic_A_Day  (1457) @AlMachFineArt - Fins&Tails Friday – 1959 DeSoto Fireflite Sportsman

#Pic_A_Day  (1457) @AlMachFineArt

Fins&Tails Friday – 1959 DeSoto Fireflite Sportsman…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 30, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day (1456) @AlMachFineArt -1932 REO Royale 8-35 Convertible Coupe

#Pic_A_Day  (1456) @AlMachFineArt

1932 REO Royale 8-35 Convertible Coupe…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 29, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1455A) @AlMachFineArt 1894 Duryea

#Pic_A_Day  (1455A) @AlMachFineArt

1894 Duryea…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 28, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1455) @AlMachFineArt - 1894 Duryea

#Pic_A_Day  (1455) @AlMachFineArt

1894 Duryea…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 28, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1454) @AlMachFineArt - Tucker Tuesday – Preston T. Tucker

#Pic_A_Day  (1454) @AlMachFineArt

Tucker Tuesday – Preston T. Tucker…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 27, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1453) @AlMachFineArt - Mascot Monday - 1932 Isotta Frashini 8B – Commodore

#Pic_A_Day  (1453) @AlMachFineArt

Mascot Monday - 1932 Isotta Frashini 8B – Commodore…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 26, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1452) @AlMachFineArt - Calhoon Lodge Smoke Holes

#Pic_A_Day  (1452) @AlMachFineArt

Calhoon Lodge Smoke Holes

This is a local WV historic image…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 25, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1451) @AlMachFineArt - Ferrari F2002

#Pic_A_Day  (1451) @AlMachFineArt

Ferrari F2002…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 24, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1450) @AlMachFineArt - Fins&Tails Friday – 1955-Ford-Country-Squire

#Pic_A_Day  (1450) @AlMachFineArt

Fins&Tails Friday – 1955-Ford-Country-Squire

This was seen at the Smithsonian in Washington, DC…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 23, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1449) @AlMachFineArt - 1935 Maserati V8RI Racer

#Pic_A_Day  (1449) @AlMachFineArt

1935 Maserati V8RI Racer…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 22, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1448) @AlMachFineArt - Woodie Wednesday – 1947 Chrysler Town and Country Sedan

#Pic_A_Day  (1448) @AlMachFineArt

Woodie Wednesday – 1947 Chrysler Town and Country Sedan…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 21, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1447) @AlMachFineArt - Tucker Tuesday – Coming or going, it’s one fine auto!

#Pic_A_Day  (1447) @AlMachFineArt

Tucker Tuesday – Coming or going, it’s one fine auto!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 20, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1446) @AlMachFineArt - Mascot Monday – 1947 Chrysler Town and Country Sedan

#Pic_A_Day  (1446) @AlMachFineArt

Mascot Monday – 1947 Chrysler Town and Country Sedan…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 19, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1445) @AlMachFineArt - Here they come!

#Pic_A_Day  (1445) @AlMachFineArt

Here they come!

This was seen at the Elegance at Hershey 2018

Don’t miss the Elegance at Hershey 2019 on June 7-9 at the fabulous Hotel Hershey!…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 18, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1444) @AlMachFineArt - MGs at your service!

#Pic_A_Day  (1444) @AlMachFineArt

MGs at your service!



This was seen at the 2018 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance

Don’t miss seeing next year’s Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance March 8-10,…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 17, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1443) @AlMachFineArt - Fins&Tails Friday – 57 Bel Air type Motorcycle

#Pic_A_Day  (1443) @AlMachFineArt

Fins&Tails Friday – 57 Bel Air type Motorcycle

I saw this at a McDonalds it is owned by Gilbert Perkey…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 16, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1442) @AlMachFineArt - 1860 Velocipede (Hand powered)

#Pic_A_Day  (1442) @AlMachFineArt

1860 Velocipede (Hand powered)

This was…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 15, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1441) @AlMachFineArt - Woodie Wednesday – 1932 Chevrolet Station Wagon

#Pic_A_Day  (1441) @AlMachFineArt

Woodie Wednesday – 1932 Chevrolet Station Wagon…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 14, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1439) @AlMachFineArt - Goldenrod sets the land-speed record

#Pic_A_Day  (1439) @AlMachFineArt

Goldenrod sets the land-speed record

On…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 12, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments

#Pic_A_Day  (1438) @AlMachFineArt - 1929 Rolls-Royce Springfield Phantom

#Pic_A_Day  (1438) @AlMachFineArt

1929 Rolls-Royce Springfield Phantom…

Continue

Added by Albert Mach on November 11, 2018 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