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Standard 8 Filmstar
Postwar 4/8A Tourer appears in 1951 Hollywood Film
Sent: Saturday, January 03, 2004 11:36 PM
Subject: Trying To Identify Automobile
I have been trying for several months now to identify an automobile from a 1951 Sci Fi movie The Man from Planet X. A recent reply to a post stated the car might be a Standard 8hp Drophead Coupe. I have enclosed pictures taken off the TV screen from the movie. I could mail you the DVD if that would be helpful as the photos are not perfect.The curved doors on the vehicle have eliminated many makes: Riley/Armstrong Sedley,etc. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Hi Bob, Easy really, you have come to the right place.
Its a 1945-
The DHC has conventional doors with windup glass windows. like this one
Hope this helps,
Here are 2 more of the pictures:
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