Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider of Alain Delon to be sold on auction
The limited exclusive Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider, once belonged to Alain Delon, will be offered at auction.
Auction house Artcurial will offer at auction in Paris rare cars, this collection numbers about 200 legendary cars produced in early and mid-twentieth century.
One of these cars is the Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider. It produced a total of 37 vehicles, auctioned belonged to Alain Delon. The actor bought the sports car in 1963, after the film with his participation “Leopard” won the “Palme d’Or” at the Cannes Film Festival.
He takes with him the car in the United States when he moved in 1965 to Hollywood pictures. Preliminary assessment of the car is €12 million.
In the past, the French filmmakers obviously liked Ferraris. Proof of this is auctioned vehicles belonging to director Roger Vadim. His assessment is €3.5 million. The registration number belongs to director Ferrari 275 GTB is written the name of the actress Jane Fonda. She became the wife of Roger Vadim in 1965.
For lovers of old cars from the beginning of the last century auction house “Artcurial” offer a hundred models. Among them are the Bugatti Grand Sport from 1928, of which 830 units were produced, also Bugatti Type 55, produced in 1932. The cost of these vehicles is about 1.5 million.
“Over the past 10 years, the volume of sales on the rare cars has grown by almost 500% and this is not the limit. Some deals are tens of millions” – says Mathieu Lamour, one of the organizers of the auction.
For many, this is not only an opportunity to experience the rare and unique models, but also a good way to invest your money.
According to Lamour, now great interest in the auction exhibit collectors from Russia, where due to collapsing ruble many wealthy Russians invest in expensive cars as a way to keep their savings.
Auctions of expensive cars arouse interest in certain sections of the emerging countries and oil monarchies in the Middle East.
The auction will take place on 6 February in the French capital. Collection of rare cars will be on display to the public on 4 February.
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