This is a rare original 1932 color print ad for the new Willys-Overland Sixes and Eights automobiles, the Silver Anniversary Models out of Toledo, Ohio. This ad features the 100,000-mile Silver Streak Motor which was tested over 1,000 miles a day on the Indianapolis Speedway, and it only used 1 1/4 cent a mile! "50,039 Miles in 48 Days!" The Six offers 65 horsepower (and also comes in a Coach model), while the Eight offers 80 horsepower; the ad also boasts that Willys-Overland has won 16 official A.A.A. records for standard cars under $1,000.00.
This 79+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Color
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 10.75 x 13.75 inches; 27 x 35 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Toronto, Canada, radio program, NBC-WJZ network, test, car, vehicle, free wheeling, safety glass, 113, 121, wheelbase Vintage Advertising