Year: 1949 Make: Delahaye Model: Type 135M Cabriolet Stock 22031 Transmission: Exterior Color: White Interior Color: Brown
One of only two Delahaye 135 M Coupe built by Antem This Delahaye 135 M Coupe chassis no. 800990 has a breathtaking design with lines particularly fluid Totally restored Record with pictures of the restoration available Very few miles covered since the extensive restoration This Delahaye has a French registration
Body made by Pourtout in 1948 First example of this "transition" model combining the pre-war style and the integral pontoon line Was exhibited on the Pourtout stand at the 1948 Paris Motor Show Participated in many Concours d’Elégance (like Enghein-les-Bains in 1949 or the concours of "La Grande Cascade" at the Bois de Boulogne in 1949 too) Property of the Marquis de Cuevas in 1952 (he owned and managed a famous ballet company) It then went through the hands of several French owners In 1988-1989, the body, paintwork and upholstery of the car were restored by the Atelier Automobiles Anciennes in Chambray-les-Tours (AAAT) Claude Pourtout, Marcel’s Pourtout son, who supervised the restoration work, certified that this car was built by his father’s company Sold at an auction in New York in 1989, the car has since been part of various American collections This matching number car works perfectly. Only 43,405 km from new. Ready to appear at the main international Concours d’Elegance events US papers. European taxes paid.