1937 Cord 812

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1937 Cord 812

Post by Lmo » Tue May 04, 2021 12:40 pm

I've been in love with these cars since I was a little kid. My dad helped a friend restore two of them. The interesting past about that story was that while once came from southern Indiana, and the other in Kansas, it was discovered that they had consecutive serial numbers.

Supercharged V8, front wheel drive, flip-up headlamps.

A great set up photos here
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1937- ... 2021-05-04


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Re: 1937 Cord 812

Post by wooden nickel » Tue May 04, 2021 12:55 pm

Beautiful car Lew.
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Re: 1937 Cord 812

Post by lendrinkard » Tue May 04, 2021 1:18 pm

I had a chance to visit the factory a number of years ago. Wonderful.
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Re: 1937 Cord 812

Post by Bar None » Tue May 04, 2021 8:37 pm

I would like to visit it one of these days.
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