Cord 812 SC Phaeton, 1937
Cord 812 SC Phaeton, 1937. Colour red with a black leather interior and a black hood. This extremely beautiful and very scarce Cord 812 is one of the 99 super charged Phaetons which were ever built. This stunning Gordon Buehrig design features the unique 'coffin nose' with alligator bonnet and wrap around grille. Manually retractable head lights and minimalist details compliment the purity of the fluent designed Phaeton bodywork. The interior features a wonderful Aircraft style dashboard. The automobile was sold new in the USA and was imported to the Netherlands in the year 1997.
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Lex Classics 1111
V8 engine (Lycoming)
Cylinder capacity: 4729 cc.
Schwitzer-Cummins super charger
Capacity: 190 bhp. at 4200 rpm.
Torque: 350 Nm at 2800
Top speed: 170 km/h.
Brakes: hydraulic drum brakes all round
Gearbox: 4-speed manual with Bendix pre-selector
Weight: 1656 kg.