Lot 5

2021   |   Pebble Beach 2021

1938 Richter Midget Racer

From The Donald L. Weber Collection

SOLD $184,800

Estimate

$60,000 - $80,000| Without Reserve

Car Highlights

Among the Most Famous and Successful Midgets of Its Era

Built by Racing Legend Roy Richter

Owned and Extensively Raced by 1957 Indianapolis 500 Winner Sam Hanks

Owned by Donald L. Weber for over 40 Years

The Ultimate Prewar Midget

Technical Specs

110 CID Offenhauser DOHC Inline 4-Cylinder Engine

Twin Winfield Sidedraft Carburetors

Estimated 125 BHP

Offenhauser In-Out Gearbox

4-Wheel Drum Brakes

Front Tubular Axle with Radius Rods and Transverse Leaf Spring

Rear Halibrand Quick Change Axle with Radius Rods and Transverse Leaf Spring

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