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Amilcar C6 Echelle 0.66 1927

Description

Amilcar C6 Echelle 0.66 1927

Chassis no. 16

•Accurate 0.66-scale evocation of the 1927 Amilcar C6

•Aluminium body; steel chassis; seats in best quality leather

•Electric motor

•Sounder replicating the noise of an original Amilcar C6

•Adjustable controls

 

Hand made in Switzerland, this 0.66-scale evocation of the 1927 Amilcar C6 is the last of 16 built. The prototype competed in the 'Little Big Mans' event at the Le Mans Classic in 2014 (photographs on file) following which 15 'production' cars were completed. The body is new and made entirely of aluminium. The chassis is steel, and the entire car is built to the original pattern. Reproduced at 0.66-scale by a sculptor, the 'Pegasus' radiator mascot was cast in brass and then chromium plated. 

The car is electrically powered, using a 48-volt, 1,000-Watt, brush-less motor, which drives the rear axle via a differential. Power is drawn from a high-capacity lithium-ion battery; charging is said to be easy and relatively fast. Top speed is 40km/h, and the car is stopped by drum brakes. To warn of its approach, it is equipped with an adjustable sounder replicating the noise made by an original Amilcar C6. For demonstrations, it is possible to operate the sounder without rotating the wheels. The seats are trimmed in best quality leather, while the two control pedals can be adjusted to suit drivers of different heights. Perfect for any collector's garage and said to behave perfectly on the racetrack, the car is sold with a book explaining how the 16 chassis were built. 

SELLER

Amilcar C6 Echelle 0.66 1927

PRICE

Sold € 16,100

Specifications

  • Model: Amilcar C6 Echelle 0.66
  • Year: 1927
  • Coachbuilder: Amilcar
  • Seller: Bonhams
  • Country: Monaco
  • Contact: www.bonhams.com
  • Auction: The Monaco Sale 'Les Grandes Marques à Monaco'
  • Auction date: 11 May 2018
  • Tags: 1927, Amilcar, Bonhams

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