For Sale at Auction: 1929 Ford Roadster in Auburn, Indiana

Vehicle Description

To Be OFFERED AT AUCTION WITHOUT RESERVE at RM Sothebys' Auburn Fall event, 3 - 5 September 2020.
  • Offered from The Bill Akin Collection
  • Original Henry Ford steel roadster body
  • Built on a custom, fully boxed frame fabricated by Bill Akin
  • Powered by a rare 1960s Ford DOHC Indianapolis racing engine
  • Engine modified for ease of use on the street, including Weber carburetors
  • Equipped with a Doug Nash five-speed transmission
  • Halibrand quick change rear axle with custom axle housings; Koni coil-overs provide suspension
  • Rides on custom knock-off wheels
  • Mechanically solid but never cosmetically finished
  • A superb blank canvas, ready to be finished to suit the new owner's tastes


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Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1360988
  • Price:Auction Vehicle
  • Location:Auburn, Indiana
  • Year:1929
  • Make:Ford
  • Model:Roadster
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:915263
  • VIN:12387