From the Archive: 1958 DeSoto Firedome | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’58 DeSoto Firedome that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The DeSoto Firedome is a luxury car that was made between 1952 and 1959. This is from the third generation (Midline series), which was made between 1957 and 1959. The engine is a 5.9 liter V8 that produces 295 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed Torqueflite automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.6 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph. This DeSoto was auctioned off for $46,200.