BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > General Automotive (non-BMW) Talk + Photos/Videos
 
INDustry distribution
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-03-2009, 07:07 PM   #1
jaserion
Captain
jaserion's Avatar
27
Rep
962
Posts

 
Drives: E93 M3
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: New York

iTrader: (0)

Rare 1937 Bugatti supercar found

Quote:
Originally Posted by LONDON (AP)
It was the equivalent of finding an old Picasso or an unknown Beatles tape hidden away in your uncle's attic.

Relatives of Dr. Harold Carr found an extremely rare 1937 Bugatti Type 57S Atalante — a Holy Grail for car collectors — as they were going through his belongings after his death.

The dusty two-seater, unused since 1960, didn't look like much in the garage in Gosforth, near Newcastle in northern England.

But only 17 were ever made, and when it's cleaned up and auctioned in Paris next month, experts believe it will fetch at least 3 million pounds ($4.3 million) and possibly much more.


woah!!

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/...r5HJAD95FSA380
__________________
2011 E93 M3 /// Loving it...
2008 E92 M3 - Gone
2008 E92 335xi - Gone
2006 E90 325i - Gone
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 07:11 PM   #2
Jred22
Meat Puppet
Jred22's Avatar
United_States
21
Rep
1,126
Posts

 
Drives: 07 Jet Black 335i e92
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Minneapolis

iTrader: (4)

Garage List
Damnnn, that would be a pretty cool little number to stumble upon.
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 07:28 PM   #3
Bimmer Nerd
I | L Photography
Bimmer Nerd's Avatar
Georgia
113
Rep
7,538
Posts

 
Drives: on the track
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Los angeles, ~818~ | San Diego, La Jolla

iTrader: (11)

i think that might brake 1913 audi union 15 million + price. but they have to restore that car first.
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 08:54 PM   #4
surfcitym3
New Member
1
Rep
15
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Huntington Beach, CA

iTrader: (0)

Jackpot! That'll be sweet when its be restored
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 08:59 PM   #5
PaulBailey@ltbmw
General
PaulBailey@ltbmw's Avatar
Italy
339
Rep
26,779
Posts

 
Drives: 2-325 330 2-335 2-Z4 2-135 X5d
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Huntington Beach, CA

iTrader: (34)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to PaulBailey@ltbmw
Wow!
That thing needs a good detail!
Appreciate 0
      01-03-2009, 09:39 PM   #6
Scorpion
Major
No_Country
20
Rep
1,215
Posts

 
Drives: Nothing
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Nowhere

iTrader: (0)

That's pretty cool to come upon.
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2009, 12:47 AM   #7
stimpy
Colonel
38
Rep
2,149
Posts

 
Drives: E92 335i
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Phoenix AZ

iTrader: (7)

Fuck I just went out to my garage 3 times and didn't find one of these.
________
H2
________
juggalo
________
LAND ROVER FREELANDER

Last edited by stimpy; 02-18-2011 at 05:50 AM.
Appreciate 0
      01-04-2009, 01:55 AM   #8
Donald-335i
Banned
United_States
70
Rep
3,593
Posts

 
Drives: The Hoes Crazy!
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Central NJ

iTrader: (13)

Quote:
Originally Posted by stimpy View Post
Fuck I just went out to my garage 3 times and didn't find one of these.
so did i no luck

lol
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:48 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST