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The Sensational Auburn 1929 Cabin Speedster

By Michael Lamm:  Is the Auburn Cabin Speedster America’s earliest factory concept car? I doubt it, but it did arrive nine years before the Buick Y-Job, the car that usually takes that title. The original Auburn Cabin Speedster was built by the Griswold Body Co., a medium-sized bodymaker based in Detroit. Griswold produced low-volume bodies…

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Alan H. Leamy – Master Designer

The L-29 Cord patent drawing above and the four color renderings by Alan H. Leamey  below came to us Via Dan Strohl, Ronnie Schreiber at Cars in Depth put this feature together showing Leamy designs. The Model J Duesenberg, L-29 Cord and the 1934 and earlier Auburn Speedster were all Leamy designs when he worked for E. L. Cord and in…

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