For Sale: 1949 Crosley Station Wagon in Indianapolis, Indiana

Vehicle Description

FACTS: CROSLEY AUTOMOBILE >. This little car is for someone who wants to draw a lot of attention and is the perfect collectors automobile.

Mr. Powel Crosley, Jr. of Cincinnati, Ohio, owner and manufacturer of this vehicle: quite the entrepreneur. Originally, the Crosley was made in Richmond, IN, along with the “sister plant” in Marion, Indiana. The first Crosley, was shown at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, April 1939, a two-door convertible roadster!  Surprisingly, Crosley was the first American production car to use FOUR-WHEEL DISC BRAKES, as well as the first production  with an OVERHEAD CAM ENGINE!  They were designed to be small, economical and affordable.   After the war, AMERICA wanted a ‘wagon” hence, the CROSLEY STATION WAGON came to be.

The1949 CROSLEY STATIION WAGON FEATURES:   

COMPREHENSIVE RESTORATION

> All-steel body

> 3-Cylinder Engine (one liter)

> Cast Iron Assembly Engine

> 3-Speed Manual Gear Box

> Rear Wheel Drive

> Color: Blue (‘egg-Robin color)

> Torque tube to the rear axle, eliminates the need for joints.

> HPR: 26

< 50 MPG

> Mileage:

> Top Speed 65 MPH

> 4-Wheel Mechanical Disk Brakes with hydraulic drums

> Leaf Springs

>  Seats four (4)  passengers

> Weight: 1160 Lbs

> Height: 46”

> Width: 4’6”

> Length: 12’

> Wheelbase 80”

> FRONT & REAR  Windows SLIIDE

> REAR-VIEW MIRRO and SIDE MIRRORS 

> Rear Cargo Area, opens (top and lower panel opens easily)

> VINYL SEATS TAN

> Headliner (clean and no tears)

> All lights in working order

> Starts every time

> Unleaded gasoline

> Extra set of wheel covers

> Full body car cover

> Books and records

> NO DENTS or SCRATCHES

SELLING PRICE: $12,850.00

* PRICE does NOT include Shipping and the car is SOLD AS IS!

* TEST DRIVE AVAILABLE AFTER DOWNPAYMENT of $5,000

 

Vehicle Details

  • 1949 Crosley Station Wagon
  • Listing ID: CC-1597198
  • Price: $12,850 (OBO)
  • Location:Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Year:1949
  • Make:Crosley
  • Model:Station Wagon
  • Exterior Color:BLUE
  • Interior Color:RICH TAN
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:15924

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