E?adv=632&ca=0&acc=62&tag=greensboroantiqueautog80 Rt?adv=632&ca=0&acc=62&tag=greensboroantiqueautogaa
Consign
Upload
Register to Bid
Upcoming Auctions
  •  
  •     FEB 27, 28 & 29       JULY 23, 24 & 25       NOV 5, 6 & 7  
     
654 Views
Lot # ST0096.2

1956 DeSoto

Fireflite Indy 500 Pace Car

Auction:
2017 November
Run Day:
Saturday
Year
1956
Make
DeSoto
Model
Fireflite
Doors
2
Body Color
White
Interior Color
Gold
Body Style
Convertible

Award Winner / 330 CID Hemi / 255 HP


Vehicle Highlights
  • 330 CID / 255 HP
  • Restored by Whitehall Auto Restoration
  • 8.5:1 Compression Ratio
  • 4v Carburetor
  • 2 Speed Automatic Power Flite Transmission
  • 3.54:1 Hypoid Hotchkiss Drive
  • Jiffy Jet Windshield Washer
  • Restored Pace Car
  • True Pace Car
  • 1 of 100 Indy Pace Cars Produced By DeSoto in 1956
  • 100 Point Car
  • Power Steering, Brakes, Windows, Seat
  • Clock in Steering Wheel
  • Hi-Way Hi-Fi Record Player
  • Factory Deluxe Floor Mats
  • Won Several AACA Awards
  • Best of Show and People's Choice at Chrysler Nationals in Farmington, Pennsylvania
  • Best in Class at Keels and Wheels in Seabrook, Texas
  • Best of Show at the DeSoto National With a Perfect Score
  • Best of Class at Boca Raton Concours