Hispano-Suiza Coupe Chauffeur J12 from 1934, 12 cylinders, 9424 cc, 200 HP, 140 km/h. It was one of the fastest luxury cars from that period. Bodied by Kellner.
The Kellner Coachbuilding Company, founded by George Kellner, began creating custom bodies for carriages in 1861.
Georges Kellner Jr. is credited as being the creator of the ‘torpedo’ body style.
Kellner coachwork graced only the most prestigious chassis: Bentley, Bugatti (including the Type 41 Royale), Hispano-Suiza and, of course, Rolls-Royce. Unlike many coachbuilders, Kellner survived the Great Depression.