1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe – 2 Door Sedan

1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe: Things were a lot simpler back in 1939 when Chevrolet brought out this 1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe, 2 Door Sedan automobile. Here’s a fascinating look at a little history of  Chevrolet. Chevy reworked the new model just enough to give it a new look from the previous model years.

This oldie but goodie came to us from one of our friends, Gary. He was going to have it restored and keep it for weekend drives. The new look gave the Master Deluxe a distinct resemblance to the contemporary Cadillac…

1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe – 2 Door Sedan…embodying new concepts of appearance, comfort and luxury.

A new suspension system was also introduced this year with coil springs and wishbones.

A steering column mounted shift lever was optional.

1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe – 2 Door SedanA floor mount shift lever was standard equipment.

This upgrade feature for the “vacuum gear-shift” cost $10.

This new 1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe came with the exclusive silent valve in head engine, new sealed beam headlights and synchromesh transmission.

1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe – 2 Door SedanThe 1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe weighed between 2,845 to 3,060 lbs.

Sold new from $684 and $883.

There were 386,656 1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe models built.

1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe – 2 Door SedanSales volume fell short in 1939 and sales prices were reduced somewhat for the year. Better times were yet to come for Chevrolet as the nation’s economy was on the upswing.

Today these cars are being restored and selling anywhere from $12,500 to $45,000!

In its day this 1939 Chevrolet Master Deluxe car was the epitome of classic cool, clean body lines and meticulous detail. These cars are coming back today as the perfect street rod that the whole family can enjoy on those quiet Sunday afternoons.

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