The most prestigious vintage on offer is the 1931 Bugatti Type 55 Two-seat driven by Louis Chiron and Guy Bouriat in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race.
This 1931 Bugatti Type 55 Supersport 2-seater is valued between 4 and 7 million euros.
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The Bugattis will be the stars of the “World’s Major Brands” sale organized by the Bonhams auction house at the Grand Palais in Paris on Thursday, February 6, 2020. No fewer than seven Bugattis, those exceptional representatives of French automobile manufacturing’s golden age, are among the one hundred cars up for auction by Bonhams.
The most prestigious one on offer is the 1931 Bugatti Type 55 Two-seat driven by Louis Chiron and Guy Bouriat in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race. It’s currently valued between four and seven million euros. It is one of only 29 Type 55s still known to exist and boasts Figoni bodywork.