1937 Bugatti Type 57S Cabriolet

1937 Bugatti Type 57S Cabriolet

Sold for $7,700,000 at RM Sotheby’s Amelia Island 2017 sale

  • One of just 42 Type 57S chassis produced
  • One of four Type 57S cabriolets built by Vanvooren; one of three extant
  • Owned since new by only a handful of well-known Bugatti enthusiasts
  • Unchallenged and well-documented history, including reports from Pierre-Yves Laugier and David Sewell
  • Featured in The Bugatti Type 57S by Julius Kruta and Bernhard Simon
  • Highly original, unrestored example of a rare and lovely Molsheim legend
  • Retains its original chassis, body, engine, and gearbox
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1937 Bugatti Type 57S Cabriolet Auction History

4th most expensive Type 57 ever sold.