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Named "Alan" after the previous owner and a founding member of the International DeSoto Club, Alan Ralston, this DeSoto Adventurer is one of 97 built new in 1959. This classic convertible is equipped with a 383/350hp V8 wedge engine with dual-quad carburetors, dual-point distributer, push-button Torque-Flite 3-speed automatic transmission, dual exhaust, dual antennas, bumper guards, bubble windshield and Triad horns. Inside, "Alan" is lavish with accessories, such as a padded dash, dual rearview mirrors, driver remote mirror, dual swivel seats, power seat, search-tune radio with foot control, rearview MirrorMatic dimmer, auto headlight dimmer, clock, power windows, power convertible top, multi-colored speedometer, tinted glass, tri-tone interior with gold sparkle trim, Trinidad black and gold flaked carpet and interior lighting. The brilliance of this classic can be seen in the gold-stamped aluminum side sweep outlined in chrome moldings, chrome fender spears, chrome rocker moldings with wheel opening moldings, chrome trunk bars, gold anodized grille, rear gold bumper insert, gold and chromed bullet hubcaps, restored gold Adventurer emblems and insignias and Adventurer exhaust tips. No detail was overlooked during the restoration of this DeSoto. ** PREVIEW

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1430263
  • Price:Auction Vehicle
  • Location:Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Year:1959
  • Make:DeSoto
  • Model:Adventurer
  • Exterior Color:BLACK
  • Interior Color:WHITE/BLACK/GOLD
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:0
  • Stock Number:131971
  • VIN:M491100518

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16601 North Pima Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260

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