1924 AMILCAR CGS
THE GRAND SPORT
The Amilcar CGS Grand Sport was a popular interwar lightweight sports car, manufactured by the French automobile maker Amilcar between 1923 and 1925. A response to the successful Salmson VAL3 series, the "C Grand Sport" was developed from the Amilcar C. The CGS had a longer, more rigid chassis, and improved brakes in addition to its bigger engine.
Registration : Luxemburg registered
Chassis number : 16736
Engine number : 75040
Get to know the car!
HistoryIts 1,074cc, 30 bhp, side valve engine with an aluminium head gave it a listed top speed of at least 120 km/h (75 mph), and could be tuned for better performance.
Four-wheel brakes were fitted. A lowered and higher tuned version, the CGSS, the second S standing for surbaissé (lowered), was also made.