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1942 TATRA T87

ALUMINUM REAR ENGINE

Production Years: 1937-1948
Country: Czechoslovakia
Number Produced: 3,023

Engineered by Hans Ledwinka

Designed by Hans Ledwinka, the Tatra T87 was an extraordinary car. It debuted in 1937 and featured aerodynamic bodywork inspired by Zeppelin designer Paul Jaray. Featuring a rear mounted, overhead cam, air cooled V-8, this car was capable of speeds up to 100 mph. During the occupation of Czechoslovakia, it was a favorite of German officers to drive around in. This car is one of less than 250 in existence worldwide.

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