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1929 LaSalle Series 328

The 1929 LaSalle was similar to the 1928 model 303. Power was from a 90-degree V8 engine that displaced 328 cubic-inches. There was a selective transmission with synchro-mesh and 15-inch drum brakes on all four corners. There were nearly 20 body styles to select from, from both Fisher and Fleetwood coachbuilders. The wheelbases sizes available were 125- and 134-inches. New for 1929 were the Landau Cabriolet while the Victoria and Business Coupes were no longer available. Pricing ranged from $2200 to just under $5,000. The more expensive coachwork was the 134-inch Fleetwood bodies.

Total sales for 1929 reached 22,961.


by Daniel Vaughan | May 2009

Related Reading : LaSalle Model 303 History

The LaSalle was formally introduced on March 5, 1927 as a four-door sedan and offered for %242685. The 303 cubic-inch was capable of producing 75 horsepower and could carry the LaSalles at speeds of 70 miles an hour. A few months after the vehicles introduction, GM modified a LaSalle Roadster and removed any non-essential elements. It was then driven by the divisions test driver, Bill Rader, who....
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1929 Vehicle Profiles

1929 LaSalle Series 328 vehicle information

Convertible Coupe
Coachwork: Fisher

Chassis Num: 421186
Engine Num: 421186

The LaSalle was introduced in 1927 and was intended to fill a perceived gap in the model range between Buick and Cadillac. Styling was performed by Harley Earl and would inspire General Motors to establish a separate division known as 'Art and Color'....[continue reading]

1929 LaSalle Series 328 vehicle information

Convertible Coupe
Coachwork: Fisher

Chassis Num: 417491

The 1929 LaSalle was built on two wheelbase lengths (125 and 134 inches) and offered in a variety of bodywork. Most of the coachwork was done by Fisher although Fleetwood did produce some higher priced versions. All brightwork was chrome plated and t....[continue reading]

1929 LaSalle Series 328 vehicle information

Town Sedan
Coachwork: Fisher

The LaSalle marque was introduced in 1927 and named, like its sibling brand Cadillac, after a famous French explorer. Under designer Harley Earl's guidance, the LaSalle was more than a 'junior' Cadillac. Earl was influenced by the dashing style of Hi....[continue reading]

Convertible Coupe by Fisher
Chassis #: 421186 
Convertible Coupe by Fisher
Chassis #: 417491 
Town Sedan by Fisher
 


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1929 Series 328
$4,900-$16,000
1929 LaSalle Series 328 Price Range: $2,295 - $4,900

Model Year Production

#1#2#3LaSalle
1934Ford (563,921)Chevrolet (551,191)Plymouth (321,171)7,218
1933Chevrolet (486,261)Ford (334,969)Plymouth (298,557)3,381
1932Chevrolet (313,404)Ford (210,824)Plymouth (186,106)3,290
1931Chevrolet (619,554)Ford (615,455)Buick (138,965)10,103
1930Ford (1,140,710)Chevrolet (640,980)Buick (181,743)11,005
1929Ford (1,507,132)Chevrolet (1,328,605)Buick (196,104)22,961
1928Chevrolet (1,193,212)Ford (607,592)Willys Knight (231,360)14,806
1927Chevrolet (1,001,820)Ford (367,213)Buick (255,160)16,850
1926Ford (1,669,847)Chevrolet (547,724)Buick (266,753)
1925Ford (1,669,847)Chevrolet (306,479)Dodge (201,000)
1924Ford (1,922,048)Chevrolet (264,868)Dodge (193,861)

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