Vehicle Condition

Interior:

Good

Wiring:

Good

Chassis:

Good

Brakes

Fair

Paint:

Good

Body:

Good

Transmission: 

Good

Engine: 

Good

Transmission: 

Automatic

Odometer:

31196 Miles

Medium Blue/Metallic White

Exterior:

Turquoise Cloth & Leather

Interior:

Style:

2 Door

Hardtop

Lot #: 

Alberta Registered
1956 DeSoto FireFlyte Sportsman

Bid Sept 25-Oct 10, 2021

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Highlights

Drive this car anywhere! * Full frame-off restoration done right at the Dodge Dealership by the previous owner who just happened to own the dealership * 331 cu in OHV Hemi V8 engine completely rebuilt by Engine Rebuilders * Push buton 3 speed automatic transmission rebult by Dot Transmission * Coil spring independent front suspension * Semi-elliptic rear springs with live axle * Hydraulic U Wheel drum brakes * Upgraded to electronic ignition.  Desoto had a great year in 56, pacing both the Indy 500 (at record speed for a pace car) and Pikes Peak Hill Climb * Electrics were now 12 Volts with constant-speed windshield wipers & power steering * Re-upholstered with original match material * Restored to 98% original; not wheels * Great looking and driving vehicle * Odometer reads 31196 Miles * 

Saturday
Sept 25

Online Bidding Begins

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Sunday
Oct 10

Lots start closing at 9am