conceptcarz.com
American History

1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A

Chassis number : 0967

Share on:

The American Car Company, of Indianapolis, produced Underslung models between 1905 and 1914. These cars were very low to the ground and sporty appearing, compared to most brass era cars.

The low and racy appearance was caused by mounting the frame under the suspension, the opposite of most automobiles, and using 40 inch high wheels. This allowed the engine and transmission to sit with the perimeter of the frame instead of on top of it, lowering the center of gravity for improved handling. They had the unusual characteristic of having the top of the radiator below the top of the fender line.

The Underslung was the brain child of Fred Tone and carried a 476 cubic-inch four-cylinder engine, producing 60 horsepower. The 1913 model was the first year that electric starters and lights were offered.

1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A

American

View image
View image
View image
View image
View image
View image
View image
View image
View image
View image
View image

No auction information available for this vehicle at this time.

Recent Sales of the American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A

(Data based on Model Year 1913 sales)
1913 American Underslung Model 34A Tourist Four Passenger Touring
Sold for USD$192,640
  2018 Bonhams : Amelia Island Auction
1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A image  1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A image  

American Underslung Traveler Type 56-As That Failed To Sell At Auction

1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High

Vehicles With Comparable Market Values

Similar sales to the $192,640 range.
1955 Buick Roadmaster Convertible
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Harrisburg
1968 Ford Mustang Custom
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Harrisburg
2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Convertible
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Harrisburg
1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE SS LS6 COUPE
Chassis#:136370A152250
Sold for $192,500
2022 Barrett-Jackson : Las Vegas
1967 CHEVROLET CORVETTE 427/435 CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#:194677S115390
Sold for $192,500
2022 Barrett-Jackson : Las Vegas
1951 INTERNATIONAL METRO SNAP-ON TOOLS DISPLAY VAN RE-CREAT
Chassis#:79200
Sold for $192,500
2022 Barrett-Jackson : Las Vegas
1967 Maserati Ghibli 4.7 Coupé by Ghia
Chassis#:AM115 028
Sold for $191,584
2022 RM Sothebys : Monaco Grimaldi Forum
1938 Studebaker K15M COE
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum Indy
1983 Ferrari 512 BBi Coupé
Chassis#:ZFFJA09B000042971
Sold for $191,558
2022 Bonhams : Les Grandes Marques a Monaco
1967 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#:AZ384378
Sold for $192,500
2022 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
1969 CHEVROLET CAMARO CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE
Chassis#:124679N640678
Sold for $192,500
2022 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
1969 CHEVROLET CAMARO CUSTOM COUPE
Chassis#:124379N615019
Sold for $192,500
2022 Barrett-Jackson : Palm Beach
1959 AC Ace roadster
Chassis#:AEX1035
Sold for $190,895
2022 Artcurial : Retromobile
1958 Chevrolet Impala
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Glendale
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle LS6
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Glendale
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Glendale
1957 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz Convertible
Sold for $192,500
2022 Mecum : Glendale
1966 Jaguar E-Type Convertible
Chassis#:1E14186
Sold for $193,760
2022 Bonhams : Amelia Island Concours
2006 Ferrari F430 GT3
Chassis#:ZFFEX63X000146832
Sold for $192,185
2022 RM Sothebys : Paris
1970 MERCEDES-BENZ 280SE CABRIOLET
Chassis#:111.025.12.004293
Sold for $192,640
2022 Bonhams : Scottsdale Arizona

1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A Profiles

1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A vehicle information
Tourer
Chassis #: 0967
Engine #: 1083
1913 American Underslung Traveler Type 56-A vehicle information
Tourer
Engine #: 4558