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Email: info@lemaymarymount.org

Address: 325 152nd St E., Tacoma, WA 98445

Hours:

Tuesday-Saturday:  9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm-5:00pm

 

Last tour of the day begins at 3:00pm.

Monday: CLOSED

Highlights

- Last year for “Special Deluxe.”

- Chevrolet #1 in sales with 1,008,976.

- Price new: $949

 

Provenance

N/A

 

References

http://auto.howstuffworks.com/1941-chevrolet-master-deluxe-and-special-deluxe.htm

http://www.conceptcarz.com/vehicle/z7518/Chevrolet_Special_Deluxe.aspx

Cars of the Fascinating ‘40s, The Auto Editors of Consumer Guide

 

Description

Chevrolet introduced an all new body style for 1941. Gone were the running boards, replaced by concealed rubber covered sill plates called “safety Steps”. The headlamps were incorporated into the fenders. The interior space was redesigned to provide three inches more hip room. This body design would go virtually unchanged until 1948 thanks in part to World War 2. The Special Deluxe Convertible Coupe featured optional fog lamps, stainless steel fender trim, bumper wing guards, chrome wheel-trim rings, and an accessory hood ornament. The body wasn’t all that was updated for 1941; the engine was also heavily revised. Dubbed the “Victory Six”, the redesigned cylinder head raised the horsepower from 85 to 90. There were 15,296 of the Chevrolet Special Deluxe Convertible Coupes built in 1941 at a list price of $949.

1941 Chevrolet Special Deluxe

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Year: 1941

Make: Chevrolet

Mode: Special Deluxe

Style: 2-Door Convertible

Serial No: gcm4334

Color: Yellow

Engine Size: 216.5 cid

Engine Cylinders: I-6

Engine BHP: 90 BHP

Transmission: Manual 3-Speed