1956 DE SOTO FIREFLITE CONVERTIBLE - 43362Sold* at Scottsdale 2007 - Lot #1018.1 1956 DE SOTO FIREFLITE CONVERTIBLEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/43362/43362_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1018.1 - In 1956, Desoto produced 1485 top of the line Fireflite convertibles. Options include power steering, brakes, top & seat; dual exhaust with extensions; 5 original Chrysler wire wheels, push button signal-seeking radio with dual antenna, above dash clock, 3 speed Torque Flite auto transmission, Hiway hi-fi player; 341.4 cubic inch HEMI engine with dual 4-barrel carburetors with original gold "bat. wing" air cleaner. In files accompanying this car, Chrysler officials confirm it to be one of only 42 convertibles equipped with the 320 h.p. HEMI engine. This car runs and drives flawlessly and is a much rarer and higher performer than a pace car.
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