Become a MemberRegister • Member Login

2018 Hot August Nights Collector Car Auction

1939 Ford Standard 4 Door Convertible

This auction was held in the past. The information is provided here for archival purposes.
The vehicles displayed may no longer be available.
LOT #: 471
YEAR: 1939
MAKE: Ford
MODEL: Deluxe
STYLE: 4 Door Convertible
ENGINE: 514 ford
TRANS: Automatic - 3 Speed
COLOR: Merlot Champagne


  • Custom Paint
  • Don Stark Custom Chrome Grill
  • Hand made fiberglass lift off top fully upholstered
  • Custom leather upholstery by Howdie Ledbetter
  • 514 Ford engine from Ford racing full roller motor fuel Injected-by Bob Rheem
  • 4 wheel Air ride by AccuAir
  • Transmission by Phoenix plus Gearvender overdrive
  • Many body mods
  • 8 row louvered Hood
  • Custom Chassis from Wedeater 4 Wheel disc brakes Mustang IDF

Full Description

This a one of a kind 4-Door Ford convertible
Runs and drives very well
Featured in "The World of Rods" May 2009 issue "Merlot & Champagne, From Barn Find to Award Winner"

2007 San Francisco Rod & Custom Show-First in Class, Outstanding Paint, Outstanding Rod, Outstanding Display, Firestone Tires Pick
2007 Portland Rod & Custom Show-People's Choice, First in Class, Outstanding Interior
2007 & 2009 Blackie Gejeian's Fresno AutoRama
2007- Best of Show-Ukiah, CA
2007-Best of Show-Sea Cruise-Crescent City, CA
2007-GoodGuys Pro Pick-Pleasanton, CA
2007-Drive Magazine Ambassador's Award for Car of the Year
2008-Best of Show-Cruisn'Eureka, CA
2008-GoodGuys Ford in a Ford, Pleasanton,CA
2010-Grand Sierra Resort Best of Show, Hot August Nights

Auction Details

DATE: August 9th-11th 2018
Reno/Sparks Convention Center
4590 South Virginia St
Reno, NV

Featured Consignments