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Auto | Car Models | Other Classic & Collectible Car Manufacturers of the 1930s

The Lagonda V-12, the American Bantam and the MG Midget are just a few examples of the exciting cars to surface in the 1930s. View photos and read histories of these and other '40s models.

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1930 Miller 91 Indy Car

The 1930 Miller "91" Indy Car was designed by Harry A. Miller. Miller designed and built some of the finest racing engines in the world. Relatively few cars can boast of such a long and rich racing history. Read more about the 1930 Miller "91."


1934-1937 Chrysler Airflow

 1934-1937 Chrysler Airflow

The 1934-1937 Chrysler Airflows were revolutionary in that they were aerodynamic, but they were not a success for Chrysler. Learn more here. See more »

1932-1938 Pierce-Arrow Twelve

 1932-1938 Pierce-Arrow Twelve

The 1932-1938 Pierce-Arrow Twelve are considered to be the greatest cars made during the Depression. Keep reading to learn about Pierce-Arrow. See more »

1928-1934 Duesenberg J-Series

 1928-1934 Duesenberg J-Series

The 1928-1934 Duesenberg J-Series automobiles were beautiful, well-built machines that were made in low numbers during the Depression. Learn more. See more »

1931-1933 Marmon Sixteen

 1931-1933 Marmon Sixteen

The 1931-1933 Marmon Sixteens were exciting automobiles that were fast, light, and good at climbing hills. Learn about the 1931-1933 Marmon Sixteen. See more »

1927-1932 Mercedes S/SS/SSK/SSKL

 1927-1932 Mercedes S/SS/SSK/SSKL

The 1927-1932 Mercedes S/SS/SSK/SSKL were super-charged machines, each lighter and faster than the last. Learn more about these impressive cars here. See more »

1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet A

 1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet A

The 1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet A had a supercharged engine and a luxurious design. Learn about the 1938 Mercedes-Benz 540K Cabriolet A. See more »

1930 Cord L-29 Brooks Stevens Speedster

 1930 Cord L-29 Brooks Stevens Speedster

The 1930 Cord L-29 Brooks Stevens Speedster was Stevens's personal custom project. See photos of the 1930 Cord L-29 Brooks Stevens Speedster. See more »

1938 Peugeot 402 B Retractable Hardtop

 1938 Peugeot 402 B Retractable Hardtop

The 1938 Peugeot 402 B retractable hardtop is a rare collectible car, with less than 30 still in existence. Explore photos of the 1938 Peugeot 402 B. See more »

1932-1935 Graham Blue Streak

 1932-1935 Graham Blue Streak

The 1932-1935 Graham Blue Streak was a trend-setting car of Depression-era America. See the 1932-1935 Graham Blue Streak, a collectible car, here. See more »

1939 Chrysler New Yorker Four-Door Sedan

 1939 Chrysler New Yorker Four-Door Sedan

Chrysler produced the 1939 New Yorker sedan to boost sales. Learn how the 1939 Chrysler New Yorker appealed to drives with its elegance and speed. See more »