The Meadow Brook Concours d'Elegance at Rochester, Michigan, August 3, 2008. 1936 was the last year of production for the Auburn. This 852 Supercharged Dual Ratio Speedster is a superb example of the most significant pre-World War II automobiles built. The car has been expertly and correctly restored and retains the original Columbia two-speed dual ratio rear end. The current owner purchased the car in August, 2007. View On White
1935 Auburn Boattail Speedster Styling improved in 1935 when designer Gorden Buehrig and engineer August Duesenberg added a bold grille and massive hood. A Schwitzer-Cummins supercharger was added to the 115 horsepower straight eight increasing its horsepower to 150. Series 851/852 Supercharged Auburns were identified by external exhausts.