1953 AC Buckland Tourer, Good older restoration from Hyman Ltd
Sale price: $54,051.00 make an offer
Last update: 10.09.2013
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1953 AC Buckland Tourer, Good older restoration from Hyman Ltd for sale
We have one of the largest collections of quality collector cars in the United States. For over 25 years. we have specialized in finding the most unique vehicles in the world. See our page above to view our collection of over 100 of the world's best collector cars.
1953 AC Buckland
AC Cars. which eventually built the chassis and body for the Shelby Cobra. was started in the dawn of the automobile era as a builder of three-wheel delivery vehicles under the name "Autocarrier". The company's first venture into passenger vehicles were two-seat trikes like the Sociable with the tiller-steering driver and a passenger sitting between the front wheels ahead of a one-cylinder air cooled engine and single chain-driven rear wheel. In 1922 AC debuted its own inline 6-cylinder single overhead camshaft engine. the engine. much developed. that powers this 1953 AC 4-seat tourer with coachwork by Buckland. The triple SU carburetor 1. 91cc AC six delivered 76 horsepower through a 4-speed gearbox with synchromesh on the upper three gears. Significantly. this is a lefthand drive example. finished in Ivory with red upholstery that has been replaced on the front seats but remains original in the rear. Red centerlock wire wheels. a four-spoke banjo steering wheel. folding windshield and driving lights attest to its sporting character. as does the long. low 4-seat coachwork with integrated fenders by Buckland. It has its original side curtains and top frame. Never restored. this 1953 AC Buckland 4-seat tourer has been consistently maintained and is in good running and driving condition. a rare and distinctive example of early postwar British design that is the direct predecessor to the AC Ace and Shelby Cobra. Its cosmetics are sound. Drive it for a few years. then begin a show-winning restoration.
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don't like the car. we will refund your deposit. no questions asked. within this five day period. It is important to bear in mind that a vehicle is "NEW" only once and that all pre-owned vehicles.
regardless of age. mileage. or level of restoration. are subject to cosmetic wear and mechanical failure.
These understandings are essential to the realistic expectations of collector car ownership.
It is for this reason that we encourage a personal inspection prior to delivery to help ensure your satisfaction. All vehicles are sold as-is. where-is. with no warranties expressed or implied. All sales are final.
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Payment TermsA 20% deposit must be received within 48 hours of auction end. Deposit is fully refundable if purchaser inspects the vehicle within the 5 day
inspection period. and for any reason does not like the car. Final payment must be received within five business days of close of auction. unless other arrangements are made. Payment can be made by cashier's check or by bank wire transfer.
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