1950 Allard J2 Roadster / 33 J1738 RHD Chassis Information

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J2 photograph

1950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J21950 Allard J2
Roadster
Chassis #: 33 J1738 RHD
English Chassis, American Power
Sydney Allard an avid automobile racer and Ford dealer in London, produced 1,900 cars from 1946 to 1959. Most of these were family cars for the domestic market, but he also produced fewer than 200 J-series Allards, intended for competition. A majority of the J-series cars were exported, without engines, mostly to the United States where modern American V-8s were installed.

The J2 was an evolution from a long line of sports racers produced by racing enthusiasts Sydney Allard. He won the 1952 Monte Carlo rally and his lightweight race cars became popular in the United States.

Several engines were available, including a Ford 239 cubic-inch V-8, a Cadillac 331 cubic-inch V-8 and a Chrysler 331 cubic-inch Hemi V-8, which is installed in this car.

J2 Allards were built during 1950 and 1951. The combination of a light car and powerful engine resulted in a potent performance, and they dominated the racing scene for this brief period. Mostly Cadillac engines were installed, but Ford and Chrysler engines were sometimes fitted. (The factory would install the requested engine mounts before shipping the engineless car.) Only 89 J2 Allards were built and perhaps a couple dozen have survived.

The J2 Allard displayed was shipped to the US in the summer of 1950 less engine, transmission, wheels, instruments and electrics. The car was shipped in a crate to Los Angeles in August of 1950. The buyer, Col. Charles Steinmetz, installed a Mercury Ardun engine and raced it at Pebble Beach in 1951. No further history of the car is known, other than that it was sold later in 1951. The present owner purchased it in 1963, with the present 1951 Chrysler engine installed. He raced it for several years in vintage car racing, and had the car professionally restored in 2003.


No auction information available for this vehicle at this time.

2013 1
2009 2
2008 1
2002 1

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2013$205,255$205,2551
2009$187,000$253,0002
2008$220,000$220,0001
2002$99,000$99,0001

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1950 sales)
1950 Allard J2 Competition Roadster
Chassis#: J1570
Sold for $205,255
  2013 Bonhams - The Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale
 
1950 Allard J2 Roadster
Sold for $121,000
  2009 Collector Cars of Fort Lauderdale
 
1950 Allard J2 Roadster
Sold for $253,000
  2009 Automobiles of Arizona
 
1950 Allard J2 Roadster
Chassis#: 99J1571
Sold for $220,000
  2008 Russo and Steele - Scottsdale 2008
 
1950 ALLARD J2
Sold for $99,000
  2002 Barrett-Jackson - Scottsdale 2002
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1950 Allard J2's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High

Comparables

Similar sales to the $179,651 range.
1957 Ford Thunderbird F-Code
Sold for $178,750
2019 Mecum : Indianpolis
1998 Mercedes-Benz SL 70 AMG
Chassis#:Chassis#:WDB1290761F171128
Sold for $181,306
2019 RM Sothebys : Essen
1984 Mercedes-Benz 500 SEC AMG 5.4 'Wide-Body'
Chassis#:Chassis#:WDB1260441A017380
Sold for $181,306
2019 RM Sothebys : Essen
2015 ROLLS-ROYCE WRAITH COUPE
Chassis#:Chassis#:SCA665C53FUX85443
Sold for $180,400
2019 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
1960 Porsche 356B 1600S T5 Cabriolet
Chassis#:Chassis#:153145
Sold for $180,380
2019 Bonhams : Goodwood Members Meeting
1962 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 3.8-Litre Fixed Head Coupe
Chassis#:Chassis#:886871
Sold for $179,200
2019 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
2002 BMW Z8
Chassis#:Chassis#:WBAEJ134X2AH61347
Sold for $179,200
2019 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
2008 Porsche 997 GT3 RS 3.6
Chassis#:Chassis#:WP0AC29998S792268
Sold for $179,200
2019 Gooding & Company : Amelia Island
1989 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC AMG 6.0 'Wide-Body'
Chassis#:Chassis#:WDB1260451A527048
Sold for $179,200
2019 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
2017 Dodge Viper ACR Solid Edition
Sold for $178,750
2018 Mecum : Dallas
2002 Rolls-Royce Silver Seraph Saloon
Chassis#:Chassis#:SCALA62E82CH08854
Sold for $180,171
2018 Bonhams : Goodwood Revival
1974 Maserati Quattroporte by Frua
Chassis#:Chassis#:AM121 004
Sold for $178,250
2018 RM Sothebys : London
1982 Ferrari 512 BBi Coachwork by Scaglietti - Design by Pininfarina
Chassis#:Chassis#:ZFFJA09B000039527
Sold for $180,000
2018 Bonhams : Quail Lodge
1962 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL
Chassis#:Chassis#:121.042.10.024855
Sold for $179,200
2018 RM Sothebys : Monterey
1993 Ferrari 512 TR Design by Pininfarina
Chassis#:Chassis#:ZFFLG40A1P0096404
Sold for $179,200
2018 Bonhams : Quail Lodge
1966 Volkswagen Deluxe '21-Window' Microbus
Chassis#:246040754
Sold for $179,200
2018 RM Sothebys : Monterey
1950 Allard J2 vehicle thumbnail image  1950 Allard J2 vehicle thumbnail image  
1969 PONTIAC GTO JUDGE RAM AIR IV
Chassis#:Chassis#:242379B176476
Sold for $178,200
2018 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
2008 Ferrari 430 Scuderia
Chassis#:Chassis#:ZFFKW64A680159227
Sold for $180,000
2018 RM Sothebys : Fort Lauderdale
1933 Lincoln Model KB Convertible Roadster by LeBaron
Chassis#:KB2243
Sold for $179,200
2018 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
1950 Allard J2 vehicle thumbnail image  1950 Allard J2 vehicle thumbnail image  
1957 PORSCHE 356A CABRIOLET
Sold for $180,600
2018 McCormick's Auction # 64

data-full-width-responsive="true">


Vehicle information, history, and specifications from concept to production.

Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook Conceptcarz Google+ Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

Conceptcarz.com
© 1998-2019 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.