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1923 Ansaldo Dual Cowl Torpedo Tourer.


car description

Chassis number: 6049 Registration number: SV9441 Very rare & sporting its original body; one of only a handful extant. This car has had a fully documented stem to stern restoration including all mechanicals. It starts easily, with the 6 cylinder engine running beautifully & is in fantastic order throughout; the result of an eye watering set of bills. Works undertaken included the following: A body-off restoration was undertaken circa 2003/2005 (some invoices on file) when work carried out included a re-spray, rewiring the electrics (using correct cotton braided cabling) and an engine rebuild. The latter involved re-boring the cylinders to 66mm (1mm oversize); fitting new forged pistons (Bristol 2-litre); fully floating gudgeon pin conversion; lightly regrinding the crankshaft; white metalling the main and big-end bearings; renewing all studs in stainless steel; fitting a new duplex timing chain; reconditioning the oil and water pumps; overhauling the cylinder head and fitting new valves; and refilling the block with anti-freeze. Little more than 500-or-so miles have been covered since the rebuild and the engine, running on Castrol R oil, still needs to be carefully run in. It has b


1923 ansaldo dual cowl torpedo tourer white leather restored

key Facts

  • Ad ID
  • Ad type
    For sale
  • Category
    Ansaldo > Dual Cowl Torpedo Tourer
  • Year
  • Mileage
    500 mi


Prestige House. 9 Globe Industrial Estate
Medmenham, RM17 6ST , Buckinghamshire
United Kingdom

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