This is a Nash NKI Custom built in March at the first two weeks of the month. Later in the month the name of the car changed to Metropolitan before introduction to the public by the 24th of March.
This is a car which has had the motor upgraded to a 1800cc motor with a weber motor and rear end gears. This car can handle the freeway speeds with no issues unlike the stock motor. If you are looking to create a concourse quality car, We have another NKI Parts car for parts with the stock running gear that is complete and not included in this auction.
A brand new set of Wide White Wall tires are included but, not yet mounted (set of 5)
The owner is a well known metropolitan historian and due to health issues. Must give up driving the Met. Let's find this car its next home and caretaker.
Viewing is available at TwoFeathers Restorations & Design llc. IN: Deerfield, Ma M - F 10 am - 4 pm Address: 707 Greenfield Rd
Note Hagerty.com Values: Concours #1 $41,400 Excellent #2 $28,400 Good #3 $16,700 Fair #4 $8,700 Information pulled on 3/28/2019 from Hagery.com/apps/valuationtools/1954-nash-metropolitan?id=83715
|“Rebuilt Motor, Upgraded to a 1800cc motor with Weber carb. This is a original NKI Custom convertible that was built in the start of March of 1954. This car is being sold do to owners health issues.The car runs well. It comes with NEW Wide White Wall Tires not yet installed. The convertible top needs to be replaced as it is starting to show its age. Our shop can install the top for you if needed once you own the car. We can install the new tires as well. This is a rare pre production NKI Custom car that do not come up for sale often. The owner also has a parts car available that is also a NKI Custom convertable as well that is not part of this auction.This car is to be picked up in Deerfield, Ma See our other auctions for other great collector cars and vintage Camping trailers!” |
| Year: || 1954 || VIN (Vehicle Identification Number): || E3209 |
| Mileage: || 0 || Number of Cylinders: || 4 |
| Make: || Nash || Transmission: || Manual |
| Model: || Special || Body Type: || Convertible |
| Vehicle Title: || Clear |