Chassis #: 5036
Engine # 49041
This vehicle is a 1949 BMW Veritas Rennsport, of which, thirty examples were produced. The engine is a 1936 328 BMW six-cylinder unit that displaces 2000cc. The drivetrain and frame are also from a 1936 BMW 328. The body is constructed from aluminum and rests gently on a tubular frame.
The car was campaigned in Formula 1 by the Belgian racing team 'L'Ecurie - Belge' from 1949 through 1951. It was campaigned in the US from 1952 through 1962.
The original owner was Jacques Swaters and was driven by Emile Cornet.
No auction information available for this vehicle at this time.
(Data based on Model Year 1949
Vehicles That Failed To Sell1949 Veritas BMW Rennsport Spyder's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
|Vehicle||Chassis||Event||High Bid||Est. Low||Est. High|
|1949 Veritas BMW Rennsport||85123||2019 RM Sothebys : Essen|| ||$450,000||$550,000|
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