1939 Delahaye 165 M Figoni & Falaschi Cabriolet

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    1939 Delahaye 165 M Figoni & Falaschi Cabriolet (chassis 60744)

    This 1939 Delahaye Type 165 is one of just two Figoni & Falaschi carbriolets with this design. Created for the New York World's Fair in 1939, it is considered a masterpiece of streamlined styling and on of the world's best designed automobiles. It has a Type 165, 4.5 liter, V-12 engine with one carburetor: it is the sports version of the Delahaye 145 race car with a V-12 engine.

    This Delahaye took first in it class: Class E-1 (Prewar Delahaye) at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance 2006

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    1. svur 93 months ago | reply

      Guess: Delahaye - Figoni Falaschi body

    2. Simon Davison 83 months ago | reply

      Such an amazing design, beautiful!

    3. Disgruntled customer 80 months ago | reply

      This was part of the Curves of Steel exhibit at the Phoenix Art Museum. They didn't allow photography, damn them!

    4. Mukidawg 70 months ago | reply

      Too bad no one drives it.

    5. Thomas Becker 68 months ago | reply

      Incredibly beautiful design! I love it!

    6. Anthony Desmet 64 months ago | reply

      That is the most beautifull car ever.

    7. Hep2jive 62 months ago | reply

      unlike modern cars, this car looks like if you were to eat it, it would taste good.

    8. dmentd 56 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Figoni & Falaschi, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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