1956 Byers SR-100

The Byers SR-100 represents one of the finest designed American sports car bodies of the 1950s. The Byers SR-100 was the cover car of the February 1957 Road and Track magazine. Road and Track editor/owner John Bond, asked the question - 'Is this the world's most beautiful sports car?'

This was quite an achievement for Jim Byers who designed the car in 1956 and made it available for sale late the same year. Jim Byers originally worked with Dick Jones to create and build the 1955 Meteor sports car which made its debut at the Los Angeles Motor Show. Jim Byers changed the line of the Meteor body by adding a kick-up over the rear fenders making the body more appealing in the opinion of many. Total production of bodies manufactured is estimated to be 25. The car is powered by an eight-cylinder, 265 cubic-inch engine.
Recent Vehicle Additions

Auburn Is 'The Amelia's' Honored Classic In 2018

Auburn s fabled boattail speedster is the car everyone pictures when the classic Indiana marque is mentioned Only in the Jazz Age lubricated by the social privations of the Eighteenth Amendment could...

Celebrating 50 years of Mercedes-AMG success

b AMG b these three letters stand worldwide for supreme automotive performance exclusivity efficiency and highly dynamic driving pleasure In 2017 the company founded by Hans Werner Aufrecht and...


A day after making the headlines with their return to Le Mans Ford grabbed the limelight in the Le Mans Legend as well as a pair of GT40s that competed at La Sarthe in the 1960s finished one two Bernard...

120 years of motor sport at Mercedes-Benz take centre stage at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014

Addicted to Winning at this year s Goodwood Festival of Speed Mercedes Benz looks back on some fascinating racing victories of the last 120 years The unique motor sport heritage of the Mercedes...


b DETROIT b Remaining in business for 11 decades requires constant innovation so choosing one model to represent a decade of significance can be a catalyst for debate Among the hundreds of models...

Byers Models

© 1998-2018. All rights reserved. The material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Vehicle information, history, and specifications from concept to production.

Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook  Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

© 1998-2018 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.