1958 DESOTO ADVENTURER CONVERTIBLE - 187818 Sold* at Scottsdale 2016 - Lot #1381 1958 DESOTO ADVENTURER CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/187818/187818_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1381

1958 DESOTO ADVENTURER CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2016
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1381
Year 1958
Make DESOTO
Model ADVENTURER
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN LS37760
Exterior Color WHITE
Interior Color TAN/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 361
Transmission 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1381 - Powered by a 361ci V8 engine with automatic transmission. Adventurer featured a front end with quad headlamps, chrome bumpers with bullets, gold anodized grille and rear end, Christmas-tree tails with three individual taillamps surrounded by chrome. Almost completely ignored by the motoring public and press of the day, the Desoto Adventurer was one of the best-performing big cars of the 1950s, with excellent handling for its size and a top speed of 140 mph.
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