PIN-UP CAR – 1939 Bugatti 57S (Aug, 1951)

PIN-UP CAR – 1939 Bugatti 57S

Owner: Thomas Butler Folsom, Pasadena, Calif. Original cost: $25,000 (including duty). Engine: straight 8, double overhead cam with Roots direct blower, 210 hp. Body: aluminum, hand made by Ganglof, Colmar, France. Interior: Australian black kid. Finish: Bugatti red, black top. Wheelbase: 130 inches. Miles per gallon: 15. Top speed: 130 mph.

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  1. docespresso says: September 13, 201211:09 am

    In 2012 dollars that would be $402,985.71. For reference the 2011 Bugatti Veyron has an MSRP of $2,250,880.

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