THE 24 HEURES DU MANS PRESENTATION DASHBOARD PLAQUE ISSUED BY AUTOMOBILE CLUB DE L'OUEST IN 1950 FOR X 5,
Lot 96
THE 24 HEURES DU MANS PRESENTATION DASHBOARD PLAQUE ISSUED BY AUTOMOBILE CLUB DE L'OUEST IN 1950 FOR X 5,
Sold for £ 750 (US$ 987) inc. premium

Goodwood Revival

8 Sep 2018, 11:00 BST

Chichester, Goodwood

Lot Details
THE 24 HEURES DU MANS PRESENTATION DASHBOARD PLAQUE ISSUED BY AUTOMOBILE CLUB DE L'OUEST IN 1950 FOR X 5,
for the Grand Prix d'Endurance en 24 Heures, engraved Healey X5 1950 3384 km 900, 5.9 x 8.5cm, sold together with a photocopy of a carbon copy letter by G C Healey, dated 31 August 1982, mentioning receiving the plaque from the Automobile Club de L'Ouest.
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Footnotes

  • After the 1950 Mille Miglia driven to 9th in class by Donald and Geoffrey Healey, Chassis X5 received a heavily revised body with flared fenders and an aerodynamic fairing behind the driver's seat for the race at Le Mans. Despite suffering suspension damage after a minor collision, drivers Tony Rolt and Duncan Hamilton finished third in the 3,001–5,000 cc (183-305 cu. in.) class and fourth overall, well ahead of Briggs Cunningham's Cadillac-engined "Le Monstre."
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