1940 LaSalle Series 50 Convertible Sedan 3-Speed Manual Transmission


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This 1940 LaSalle Model 5029 is a four-door convertible featuring a factory 322ci Cadillac flathead V8 mated to a column-shifted three-speed manual transmission. It is finished in taupe over red leather with a tan convertible top. Factory wheels are finished red, dressed with chrome LaSalle covers, and mounted with BFGoodrich wide whitewall tires. Four-wheel drum brakes are operated hydraulically, and an independent front suspension is paired with a live rear axle out back.The Fleetwood-finished interior is upholstered in red leather on the bench seats and door panels.The three-spoke banjo-style steering wheel fronts a horizontal-sweep speedometer and auxiliary gauges. A coolant-temperature gauge is mounted beneath the dashboard. Approximately 9k miles are shown on the five-digit odometer.The 322ci flathead V8 was rated by the factory for 130 horsepower at 3,400 rpm when new. The electrical system has been converted to operate on eight volts. Additional modifications include an electronic ignition, an electric fuel pump, and connectors for a battery maintainer, which is included.



1940 LaSalle Series 50 Convertible Sedan 3-Speed Manual Transmission
$ 18,600.00
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This 1940 LaSalle Model 5029 is a four-door convertible featuring a factory 322ci Cadillac flathead V8 mated to a column-shifted three-speed manual transmission. It is finished in taupe over red leather with a tan convertible top. Factory wheels are finished red, dressed with chrome LaSalle covers, and mounted with BFGoodrich wide whitewall tires. Four-wheel drum brakes are operated hydraulically, and an independent front suspension is paired with a live rear axle out back.The Fleetwood-finished interior is upholstered in red leather on the bench seats and door panels.The three-spoke banjo-style steering wheel fronts a horizontal-sweep speedometer and auxiliary gauges. A coolant-temperature gauge is mounted beneath the dashboard. Approximately 9k miles are shown on the five-digit odometer.The 322ci flathead V8 was rated by the factory for 130 horsepower at 3,400 rpm when new. The electrical system has been converted to operate on eight volts. Additional modifications include an electronic ignition, an electric fuel pump, and connectors for a battery maintainer, which is included.



Additional information

Make: LaSalle
Year: 1940
Doors: 4
Mileage: 9266
Transmission: Manual
Vehicle Identification Number: 2330746
United States, New York
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