History and Prices for Models for Autos in the 20s including Studebaker 1929 President Eight Roadster 1929 Chevy 1-1/2 ton Truck, International Harvester Red Truck , 1928 Chrysler 75 Roadster, 1927 Cadillac 90 Degree plus 20 more including descriptions, prices and adds
When we think of the "International Harvester Company" we automatically think of farm machinery but they manufactured a full range of trucks including this great example. The trucks ranged from this with a 1,500-lb capacity up to a 10,000-lb heavy duty capacity truck.
The Buick Marquette features a 67.5 horsepower engine that races from 0 to 60 in just 31 seconds. The Buick Marquette offers easy vibration free motoring at 70 MPH, also featuring 4 wheel brakes working on 12 inch drums, 4 hydraulic shock absorbers ensure a smooth ride over all surfaces. Bodies are manufactured by Fisher
The different in price between this Hudson and the Ford Model T is similar in the difference between buying a Ford Focus and a Ferrari new today, I have seen one very similar at a collectors show and it does look quite spectacular for it's day.
1923 Gray Motor Corporation Coach features a four cylinder engine, 3 speed transmission, lightening ignition from Westinghouse, 4 wheel shock absorbing springs, comes in 4 options starting at $495 for the Roadster to the 4 door sedan costing $835.00
Update from one of our visitors who owns a Gray Motor Corporation car who took the time to send some more informatio
They produced 77,000 cars between 1922 and 1926.
You should also add the biggest selling point the Gray Motor Corporation had: it had set the international economy record in a 1922 Touring Car driving in a AAA certified test running from San Francisco to New York - that record was 33.8 miles per gallon. I have documentation showing this if you are interested. This Touring Car model cost $490 in 1923. As one of the few owners of one of these great little cars, I try to help keep the record straight.
1923 Maxwell Club Sedan includes many features found in autos at twice the price including windscreen cleaner and visor, disc wheels and non skid cord tires, rear vision mirror, heaters and rear passengers foot rail,
The best Light 6 in it's class with the following outstanding features 20 to 25 MPG, 15,000 miles before valves need re grinding, 40.000 miles before crankshaft or connecting rod bearings need attention and up to 15,000 miles before a new set of tires are needed.
Cadillac Prestige Pointing the way to Luxury, Distinction and motor car value that brings abiding satisfaction
1928 Willys Knite Six is a Beautiful Standard Six Notable for Willys Knite Typical Smoothness and Power
The new Chrysler 75 Roadster for 1928, one the most attractive cars of our times made by master craftsmen entering a new era in design and craftsmanship.
I have included this example because it shows how traditional horse drawn carriage manufacturers were trying to survive, one of the most interesting selling points for this carriage was that the wheel base size was the same as most of the smaller autos of the day 4ft 8 inches, and if you look the sitting position and layout was very similar although higher off the ground.Traditional Style Horse and Buggy
Many farmers and those in rural areas still used a traditional horse and buggy or a cart as their main form of transport into the late 20's but following Ford producing the Model T and selling it for under $250.00 which in turn forced other auto makers into mass production techniques the days of the horse and cart would soon come to an end.
Studebaker are best known for fine craftsmanship in bodies and interior offering every luxury you should expect from a fine automobile
Dodge Brothers auto's are known for their top quality materials used in each and every auto with the finest Chrome Vanadium used from the Axles to the engine, and Mohair Interior of the finest quality offering long life and dependability for your purchase.
Set up your own business and buy a Chicago Yellow Cab as used by the largest most successful cab company in the world.
Austin 20 Touring Car $695 1920
Austin 20 Coupe $850 1920
Austin 20 Landaulet $875 1920
Buick Touring (six) Model D $650.00 1921
Cadillac Touring Car $3940 1921
Cadillac Victoria $4540 1921 Wisconsin
Chevrolet Superior Roadster $490.00 1924 Wisconsin
Chevrolet Various Vehicles (Roadsters, Touring Cars, Utility Coups, Sedans)From $490 to $795 1924 Michigan
Dort Six Five Passenger Touring model $1095 1924 Wisconsin
Ford Runabout $265.00 ($85.00 extra for starter and dismountable rims) 1924 Michigan
Packard Single 6 with 17 miles per gallon with Packard Quality $2975 1920
Willys Overland with 6 Cylinders $985 1925