Category Archives: Custom

GILMORE #15 SPECIAL TETHER CAR AS SEEN IN ROAD AND TRACK PICTURED WITH MR. GILMORE

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THIS IS THE CAR THAT WAS IN THE ROAD AND TRACK PICTURE OF MR. GILMORE AT HIS DESK FEATURES: FLAT TALE DESIGN, DETAILED DASH WITH RPM AND SPEED INSTRUMENTS, SCALE STEERING WHEEL, METALLIC SPEEDWAY WHITE AND RED PAINT, BEAUTIFUL DOUBLE SHADED #15, LEAF SPRING REAR AXLE SUSPENSION, CHROME FRAME, MOLDED DISK BRAKES ON REAR...
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Keller-Kraft, Kurtis Midget Race Car, Tether Car

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This beautiful piece of racing history was custom built by Dave Kelly. The car ia a replica of the famous #2 Caruso Car driven by racing pioneer and legend, Mike Caruso. The car features entirely hand machined components with the exception of the"Norvel" .061 engine....
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Streamliner Tether Race Car

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Streamliner Tether Race Car Lot 188Measures 19 1/2" long by 7 1/4" wide at the rear wheels.Offered: April 19th 2008By: Dirk Soulis AuctionsPhoto credit: Dirk Soulis AuctionsPrice realized: $825...
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Maserati 250F Tether Race Car

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Maserati 250F Tether Race Car Lot 176High quality precision model with Measures 17" long by 7" wide at rear wheelsOffered: April 19th 2008By: Dirk Soulis AuctionsPhoto credit: Dirk Soulis AuctionsPrice realized: $1275...
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1929 Indy 500 “Gilmore Special” Tether Race Car

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Butch Marx model, a one-off example and highly detailed. Features leather seating, amazing detail on the engine-turned dash and a stunning four-cyclinder engine. Wheelbase: 16.5 in. In excellent overall condition with only minor chipping visible on the cowl. 11x25 inches. Part of the Milhous Collection...
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“The Agajanian Special 98 JR” Dirt Track Tether Race Car

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An exact reproduction of the Troy Ruttman car and understood to be one of one in existence. Scratch-built by Butch Marx and highly detailed featuring an engine-turned dash, leather seat, four-to-one exhaust, extensive brightwork, wire wheels and beautifully applied correct graphics. Wheelbase: 10.5 in. 7.5x18...
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1930s “Tuffy’s Offy” Sprint Tether Car

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Gasoline-powered, one-off, aluminun Sprint car built by Marvin Reichert to exacting specifications. Finished in racing blue with a wood frame, wearing the race number 9 and liveried with "Tuffy's Offy." Wheelbase: 13 in. 10x20 inches. Part of the Milhous Collection Photo Credit RM Auctions...
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1948 “Malloy Special” Tether Race Car

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One of two built by Butch Marx, outstanding in every intricate detail. Flawless black paint accompanied with other details such as the leather seat, engine-turned dashboard, extensive brightwork and four-to-one exhaust. Wheelbase: 11 in. 8x17.5 inches. Part of the Milhous Collection Photo Credit RM Auctions...
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“Dreyer Special” Race Tether Car

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Intricately detailed gasoline-powered race car, one of three originally built by Mickey Fearon. Features detailed lettering, a four-to-one exhaust and a tan leather stitched interior. Wheelbase: 12.5 in. 11x19.5 inches. Part of the Milhous Collection Photo Credit RM Auctions...
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“NEHI Special” Hot Rod Tether Car

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Custom built by Butch Marx. Ford gasoline-powered hot rod, a great example of the period Model T rods. Wearing the race number 6, finished in tan with a red chassis and well detailed, including simple straight axles, correct-style seat and interior and rear outside-mounted gas...
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“Doc” Shanebrook Riverside Tire Special Tether Car

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Custom-built Sprint Car by Butch Marx featuring a gasoline engine and intricate detail throughout. Finished in the "Riverside Tire Special" livery sporting race number 5 and featuring extensive brightwork, an engine-turned dash, leather seating and beautifully detailed wire wheels. One of three known to have...
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