American Automobiles American Automobiles American Automobiles

The Fox Automobile & The Fox Motor Co.

Antique Touring Car 1920s Collector Cars
Ford Model T - Model A
Ford Cabriolet - Ford Pickups
Four Door Sedan 1920s Collector Cars For Sale
Chevrolet Classic Six - 490
Baby Grand - Superior Roadster
Four Door Touring Car 1920s Collector Car Trader
Hudson - Hupmobile - Packard
Pierce-Arrow - Willys - Studebaker
Antique Limo Classic Collector Cars For Sale
Auburn - Buick - Cadillac - Dodge
Nash - Oldsmobile - Plymouth
Fox
The Fox Motor Co.
Philadelphia, PA
1921-1923

Ansley H. Fox was an inventor, a professional shooter, entrepreneur, real estate developer and manufacturer who created the classic Fox Shot Gun and named it "The Finest Gun in the World". Ansley H. Fox also manufactured an American Automobile in the early 1920s called the Fox.

As president of The Fox Motor Co., Ansley H. Fox produced a luxurious air cooled automobile.

1921 Fox Touring Car
1921 Fox Touring Car

The Fox Touring Car was beautiful, imaginative and expensive. The two passenger coupe was trim and racy. This was the sort of automobile that appealed to Ansley Fox. The Fox automobile made a good showing while it lasted. It's only serious competition among American Automobiles was the Franklin. The lower and better looking Fox was bigger in both size and engine when compaired to the Franklin. It's wheelbase was 132 inches and the engine rated at 50 horsepower.

1922 Fox Touring Car
1922 Fox Touring Car

In this 1922 Fox Touring Car advertisement claims made included - "This amazing Air-Cooled Car Hurdles A Decade of Motor rogress" and "Fox A Powerful-Beautiful Air Cooled Car". Priced including 5 cord tires, wire, wood or disc wheels, motometer, stabilizers, backing and automatic signal lamps - Open Models $3,900.00 and $4900.00 for closed models. The last Fox was made in 1923.

The Fox air cooled 50 horsepower engine housed six cylinders with aluminum pistons, overhead cam and valves. Manufacturing trends at the time clearly favored water cooled engines. However, the Fox and Franklin used the more mechanically complex air cooling system. Only sporting and luxury automobiles such as Dusenburg, Stutz, and Marmon used overhead cams and valves. The Fox automobile and its large six cylinder water cooled engine was a favorite among bootleggers.

Fox Air Cooled Engine
Fox Air Cooled Engine

Find Antique Cars, Collector Cars, 1950s-1960s Classic Cars, 1960s-1970s
Muscle Cars, Hot Rods, Rat Rods, Street Rods and Vintage Military Vehicles!
1900-1929 Antique Cars For Sale
1930-1939 Antique Cars For Sale
1940-1949 Collector Cars For Sale

1950-1959 Classic Cars For Sale
1960s 1970s Muscle Car For Sale

Hot Rods & Rat Rods For Sale
Pro Street & Street Rods For Sale

Collectibles Automobilia For Sale
Vintage Auto Advertising For Sale

Auto Manuals & Literature For Sale
Auto Books & Manuals For Sale
Auto Brochures & Catalogs

1929 Studebaker
Find Auto Related Collectibles, Automobilia, Advertising, Auto Manuals,
Auto Books, Auto Brochures and Vintage Auto Literature For Sale!

Site Navigation

  • HOME - American Automobiles
  • A - Manufacturers
  • B - Manufacturers
  • C - Manufacturers
  • D - Manufacturers
  • E - Manufacturers
  • F - Manufacturers
  • G - Manufacturers
  • H - Manufacturers
  • I - Manufacturers
  • J - Manufacturers
  • K - Manufacturers
  • L - Manufacturers
  • M - Manufacturers
  • N - Manufacturers
  • O - Manufacturers
  • P - Manufacturers
  • Q - Manufacturers
  • R - Manufacturers
  • S - Manufacturers
  • T - Manufacturers
  • U - Manufacturers
  • V - Manufacturers
  • W - Manufacturers
  • X - Manufacturers
  • Y - Manufacturers
  • Z - Manufacturers
  • Electric Automobile Manufacturers
  • Steam Automobile Manufacturers
  • American Cyclecar Manufacturers
  • American Automobiles Automotive Articles

  • Fabulous Tail Fins of the 50s & 60s

    1923 Fox Roadster
    1923 Fox Roadster

    1953 Chevrolet For Sale

    Chevrolet : Bel Air/150/210 150 1954 CHEVROLET 53 CHEVY 54 STATION WAGON MODEL 150 4 DOOR CALIFORNIA CAR RAT ROD

    $6,955.00 (7 Bids)
    End Date: Thursday Jul-31-2014 10:25:30 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $11,900.00
    Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list

    Chevrolet : Other Pickups standard 1953 chevrolet truck project

    $2,325.00 (23 Bids)
    End Date: Tuesday Jul-29-2014 9:54:31 PDT
    Bid now | Add to watch list

    Chevrolet : Suburban WE FINANCE!! 2012 CHEVY SUBURBAN LT 8-PASS LEATHER NAV REAR CAM 53K TEXAS DIRECT AUTO

    $1.00 (0 Bids)
    End Date: Monday Aug-4-2014 16:07:59 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $30,480.00
    Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list

    Chevrolet : Malibu WE FINANCE!! 2011 CHEVY MALIBU LT HEATED SEATS CHROME WHEELS 53K MI TEXAS DIRECT AUTO

    $2.75 (3 Bids)
    End Date: Wednesday Jul-30-2014 15:01:46 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $13,980.00
    Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list

    Chevrolet : Bel Air/150/210 Modified 1953 Chevy Chevrolet 2 Door Resto-Mod Custom Touring (Street Hot Rod 1950-1954)

    $19,950.00
    End Date: Wednesday Jul-30-2014 16:34:24 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $19,950.00
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list

    Chevrolet : Other Pickups 3100 1953 Chevrolet 3100 Pickup 3 Speed Manual 2-Door Truck

    $26,900.00
    End Date: Thursday Jul-31-2014 11:16:12 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $26,900.00
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list

    1954 Chevrolet For Sale

  • Home | Site Map | Links | Privacy Policy

    This site is Copyright Farber and Associates, LLC 2009-2012, All Rights Reserved