1937 Delage D8 120 Drop Head Coupe / 51624 Chassis Information

1937 Delage D8 120
Drop Head Coupe
Coachwork: Henri Chapron
Chassis #: 51624
Sold for $605,000 at 2010 Gooding and Company - Scottsdale Auction.
It is believed that this Delage was originally delivered to a French actress in September of 1937. After World War II, the car was in the care of British ownership where it remained until the 1960s, at which time it was exported to the United States. It remained in the care of two separate owners in the US before returning to Europe in the 1980s. It was in a French Collection and treated to a comprehensive restoration.

In 2006 it was acquired by the current owner. In 2010, it was offered for sale at the Gooding & Company Auction held in Scottsdale, Arizona. It was estimated to sell for $550,000 - $650,000. As bidding came to a close, the lot was sold for the sum of $605,000, inclusive of buyer's premium.


By Daniel Vaughan | Feb 2010


2010 Gooding and Company - Scottsdale Auction

Pre-Auction Estimates :
$550,000-$650,000 
Sale Price :
$605,000

2013 1
2010 1
2009 1
2006 1

YearAvg. SaleHigh Sale# of Sales
2013$770,000$770,0001
2010$605,000$605,0001
2009$825,000$825,0001
2006$715,000$715,0001

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1937 sales)
1937 Delage D8-120 Deltasport Three-Position Cabriolet
Chassis#: 51629
Sold for $770,000
  2013 Gooding and Company - Pebble Beach
1937 Delage D8 120 image  1937 Delage D8 120 image  
1937 Delage D8 120 Drop Head Coupe
Sold for $605,000
  2010 Gooding and Company - Scottsdale Auction
1937 Delage D8 120 image  
1937 Delage D8 120
Sold for $825,000
  2009 Automobiles of Arizona
1937 Delage D8 120 image  1937 Delage D8 120 image  
1937 Delage D8 120 Drophead Coupe
Sold for $715,000
  2006 Monterey Sports & Classic Car Auction
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1937 Delage D8 120's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
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1937 Delage D8 120 Three Position Drophead Coupé507902019 Bonhams : Les Grandes Marques du Monde au Grand Palais $650,000$750,000

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Vehicle Profiles

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Coachbuilder: Henri Chapron
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Coachbuilder: Pourtout
Chassis Num: 51620
Chassis information for the Delage D8 1201937 Drop Head Coupe
Coachbuilder: Henri Chapron
Chassis Num: 51624
Chassis information for the Delage D8 1201937 Deltasport Cabriolet
Coachbuilder: Henri Chapron
Chassis Num: 51629
Engine Num: 5454
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Coachbuilder: Henri Chapron
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Chassis information for the Delage D8-1201938 Cabriolet
Coachbuilder: Vanvooren
Chassis information for the Delage D8-1201939 Cabriolet
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Chassis information for the Delage D8-120 S1939 Cabriolet
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