1949 Chrysler New Yorker, Highlander Trim

  • Location: Lake City, California, United States
  • Make: Chrysler
  • Model: New Yorker
  • SubModel: New Yorker
  • Type: Sedan
  • Trim: Highlander
  • Year: 1949
  • Mileage: 50000
  • VIN: 7099948
  • Color: Pear Tan original
  • Engine size: "Spitfire" 323.5 cubic inch 135-hp flathead inline
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: "Prestomatic" fluid drive
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Highlander red and green
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Vehicle Title: Clear

1949 Chrysler New Yorker Highlander Description

This Original condition New Yorker is the first postwar all-new styling change for Chrysler, being Chrysler's 25th Anniversary model. Strong running with no major rust anywhere. The paint is the original enamel Pearl Tan, and the interior is the original, intact, great condition Highlander Trim. The eager running "Spitfire" 323.5 cubic inch 135-hp Flathead inline-eight is paired with the four speed "Prestomatic" fluid drive transmission. Headlamps, park lights, lighter, turn signals, brake lights, ignition key light, windshield wiper motor, Heater fan all work. Recent maintenance work includes new: battery, speedometer housing and cable, vacuum advance chamber, spark plugs, differential front seal, starter commutator end plate, windshield wiper blades, brake shoes, wheel cylinders, hoses. Tuned up. Oil changes; engine, transmission, rear end. Lubed grease points. Comes with the factory "Build Card. Sold as is, all sales finial, no returns. Car is to be removed within two weeks of sale. Ask Questions.