The cars had been sitting untouched for more than 60 years
The world-beating Type 35B and 35C race cars went on a tear of consistent victories, winning outright 23 of 26 international races
Car returns to U.S. after 4,600-mile driving tour of Europe
Car finished sixth at Monaco in 1932 and later was owned by each of the racing Trintignant brothers
Car was owned and raced by Earl Howe and Pierre Levegh
American businessman Hezy Shaked purchases one-off Bugatti concept car.
Grand Prix car formerly owned by driver Jo Siffert among 77 cars and two motorcycles on the auction docket
Bugatti’s Chiron has only just arrived but a decision on a successor will have to be made soon as development will have to start in 2019.
The Bugatti Type 35 “B” was the most refined iteration of Ettore Bugatti’s legendary Type 35 series.