1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
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Preview Date: September 9, 2016
Sale Date: September 10, 2016
Location: Red Deer, AB
Address: Westerner Park
Lot No: 76.0

Year: 1957
Make: METROPOLITAN
Model: NASH
VIN: UNSPECIFIED
Mileage: 34,149
Car Style: 2-DOOR HARD TOP
Ext Color: RED/WHITE
Int Color: WHITE
Cylinders: 4
Engine: 73.2
Transmission: Manual

1957 METROPOLITAN NASH

1957 Nash Metropolitan

Model: Hard Top

Vin: 35926

Odometer: 34,149

Body

Two Door Hard Top. Color: Two tone red with white roof and lower fenders, doors and body. Body, fenders, doors in good condition. No Dents or rust. Paint good with minor rock chips in lower areas. Doors open, Close and fit correctly. Door hardware, sills and weather strip in good condition. Spare wheel mounted at rear in good condition.

Glass

Windshield in good condition; no visible cracks or stone chip marks. Door glasses and rear window glasses in good condition. Windows open, close and fit correctly. Glass rubber moldings, runners, trim in good condition.

Chrome and Bright Work

Front and rear bumpers, bumperettes, grill, on car, straight and in good condition. Badges, emblems, window frames, chrome moldings and trim, door handles, side mirror and gas cap all in good condition. Front and rear lamps and lens in good condition.

Interior

Dash in good condition. All gauges, switches in place. Heater, Original AM Radio. Front and Rear carpets and trim in good condition. Front and rear seat in good condition. Rear seat back unlocks to allows access to storage area, which is in good condition – no visible rust. Door and side panels, interior trim and headliner in good condition. Steering wheel, gear shift lever, pedal controls all in good condition. Rear view mirror, door and window handles, interior bright work in good condition.

Engine Compartment

Original. All components in place. Hood in good condition, opens, closes and fits correctly

Tires

B.F. Goodrich Brand. A78-13 Whitewall. Tires are new. Spare wheel and tire at rear.

Wheels

Original. Painted. Original hub caps. Wheels and hub caps in good condition.

Engine

Four cylinder. O.H.V. Austin Engine. 73.2 Cu in. 1200cc (Austin A40). All components in place.

Transmission

Standard ,three speed. Column shift lever.

Brakes

Standard

Front/rear, drum type.

Steering

Standard. Cam and lever.

Info

Industry sources say a total  of 15,317 Metropolitan cars were built in 1957. The metropolitan was built from 1955 to 1962

Manufacturers: Austin motor Company Ltd. Longbridge, Birmingham England.

Distributor: American Motors Corp. Detroit Michigan.

This Nash was purchased in New Brunswick in 1988. 

1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
1957 METROPOLITAN NASH
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