1948 Spurgin-Giovanine Roadster

Vehicle Details

(Photo Credit: Mike Maez) 1948 SCTA Class A Roadster Champion | Featured on the Cover of Hot Rod Magazine

Among the Most Historic 1940s California Dry Lakes Roadsters
Constructed by Albata Club Members Chuck Spurgin and Bob Giovanine
The 1948 SCTA Class A Roadster Champion – Perfect 1,800-Point Score
Featured on the Cover of the March 1949 Issue of Hot Rod Magazine
Displayed in the Special Hot Rod Class at Pebble Beach in 2010
Dry Lakes Racing Hall of Fame Inductee; Grand National Roadster Show Class Winner

183 CID OHV Chevrolet Inline 4-Cylinder Engine
Twin Sidedraft Carburetors
Estimated 150 BHP at 5,000 RPM
3-Speed Manual Gearbox
2-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Front Solid-Axle Suspension with Transverse Leaf Spring
Rear Live Axle