$3.5 Million Bugatti Type 54 Racecar Hits Auction Block

Bugatti Type 54 racecar

Another awesome slice of exotic auto history is hitting the auction block—a Bugatti Type 54 racecar! The $3.5 million dollar Bugatti factory racer was driven by Achille Varzi at Monza in 1931. The medium rare wonder features a racing blue coat and a body shape befitting its era—the early 1900s. This is a true piece of the rich luxury racing past and offers a clue about the origins of that telltale Bugatti bubble styling!

The well-known Bugatti racer is expected to net $3.5 million dollars when it changes hands on February 7th, 2012. read more