For Sale: 1928 Essex Super Six in Merced, California


Vehicle Description

Beautiful 1928 Essex super six has original paint new interior and a flawless straight body . Engine is beautiful and runs perfect and is a 5 passenger 2 door . Essex was apart of Hudson motor corporation and this beautiful car is a piece of history.Windows in back all have privacy curtains wood spoke wheels all straight and true great tires with spare mounted on back . Even original oil can still mounted in engine compartment original 1928 license plate that comes with car also original service manual in exellent shape like new to go with car. The 1928 Essex has a story behind it as well. As one of the car used in the moonshiners smuggling during the prohibition Era.As being caught transportin alcohol was punishable buy fines and imprisonment. Open cars were shunned bu thirsty Americans carting home cases of this hooch. Reconizing this market being created. Hudson designed the Essex a 5 passenger afordable enclosed car to transport 5 passengers or 2 passengers and a 120 bottles of hooch. Just a little background history for you.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-629876
  • Price:$20,000
  • Location:Merced, California
  • Year:1928
  • Make:Essex
  • Model:Super Six
  • Exterior Color:Brown
  • Interior Color:Green
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:32209
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Vinyl Roof:Yes
  • Restoration History:Unrestored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Drive Train:RearWheelDr