1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport Roadster Vehicle Profile

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

1949 Kurtis Kraft Sport photograph

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Roadster
This is number 5 of only 17 Kurtis Sports Cars built by legendary Indianapolis race car builder Frank Kurtis in Glendale, California. He designed and built these cars to break the class record at Bonneville which he accomplished. They were featured on the cover and in an article of the very first Motor Trend magazine. The car was found in a shed approximately 40 years ago. Several incorrect modifications had been made to the car. To make sure the car's details were correct Arlen Kurtis provided technical advice and some needed parts for the restoration. The restoration took seven years and was completed in April 2017. It has a Cadillac 331 tri-power engine and was also available with Lincoln and Ford flat head engines.


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Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1949 sales)
1949 Kurtis Roadster
Sold for USD$135,000
  2009 Mecum - Monterey Auction
 
1949 Kurtis Kraft Muntz Roadster
Sold for USD$90,950
  2004 The Florida Collector Car Auction
 

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