The Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

Lot : SP89
1936 Auburn 852 Cabriolet

Auctioned on Saturday, April 5, 2014

Sold at $95,700

  • Transmission: Manual

The Auburn was an extremely high end luxury sports car in the day, and this high regards continue today. This sexy Roaring 30's Americana Classic is extremely popular among the true Classic Car enthusiasts. This Cabriolet example originated from California and had seen a quality restoration a number of years ago. This example with its all original body and mechanics has stood the test of time and shows extremely well. Finished in Raven Black with a correct red interior and early tan canvas top. This inline 8 cylinder also has the rare and sought after dual ratio Columbia 2 speed rear end. Many great features including rumble seat, dual side mounts both with steel side covers, pedestal side mirrors with Auburn script, full wheel treatment with original Auburn center caps, full chrome covers and correct beauty trim rings. The token Auburn engine turned dash with Crosley radio, clock, and factory heater. This authentic Auburn has been inspected by the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Club and has been fully certified by the sanctioned club inspectors.
This full classic is one of the finest and most desirable make and models today as both lookers and doers.