• 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6


Martin Walter Daimler Double Six 40/50 Sport Saloon 1932
Martin Walter Daimler Double Six 40/50 Sport Saloon 1932
9.1/10 rating (10 votes)
No video selected.


Production of the Daimler Double Six started in 1926 and although the model remained available until 1937, a production figure of as low as 26 is frequently quoted, but other sources mention a figure closer to 75. All of them were built to meet the special demands of the owners and as a result no two were alike.

The Double Six in this gallery was commissioned by Herbert Wilcox for his wife and famous film star Anna Neagle. The car has a very beautiful 'Sport Saloon' body designed by H. R. Owen and constructed by Martin Walter. With a wheelbase of over four metres, it is the largest Double Six ever built. 


Item views


Search encyclopedia on keyword

See the Coachbuilders Encyclopedia for the continuously expanding overview of designers, coachbuilders and their numerous creations from past to present.


Join our Coachbuilders Forum for additional coachbuilders related info, details, provenance, images and questions.

FORUM Search


  • 1


I am not a natural flatterer, I like to think that I "tell it like it is", politely I hope. So when I tell you that I am very impressed by the contents of your website, it is just not English politeness. I of course love the subject matter but you deal with it in an energetic and respectful manner. I am overwhelmed by the research that has gone into compiling the list of coachbuilders/bodybuilders for Europe and North America. I have never heard of the vast majority of them. Congratulations on an excellent website.
- N. Maltby of Car Scene International

We use Coachbuild.com almost daily as our main reference source!
- Schloss Dyck Classic Days

We use Coachbuild.com all the time for references!
- Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

We are very impressed by your website!
- Bicester Heritage UK

SunTec Windshield Replacement of Phoenix, AZ West Coast Motors - Harley-Davidson Specials