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Rare Alfa Romeo was sold for 16.7 million euros


The rare pre-war car was created 1939 and during all the time replaced only four owners. The rare Touring Berlinetta Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B car released in 1939 was sold at the Artcurial auction in Paris. It was bought for 16.745 million euros. The unknown American collector acted as the buyer. Writes Autoclassics about it. The starting price of lot was 10 million euros. However already five minutes later the sum increased up to 14.6 million. According to experts, the rare car could leave also for 22 million euros. Delivered for the first time in 1939 to Italy, Alfa was transported on the British earth a year later, and since then it belonged to only four collectors. The last owner paid only 11,500 dollars for the pre-war car. The Italian firm Touring constructed only five copies of the Berlinetta car. This company is responsible for the brightest options of any of design projects of Alfa. Thus, despite high price, the car still remains an attractive object for collectors. #RETROMOBILE With of 42 M€/48M$, #ArtcurialMotorcar led the 2019 #ParisClassicCarWeek (31% of versus 2018), establishing the 3rd worldwide price ever for a pre war car sold at auction: 1939 #AlfaRomeo 8C 2900 B Touring Berlinetta sold of 17M€/19M$! #Artcurial @RetromobileFR pic.twitter.com/FnF1dgdsnS — ARTCURIAL (@Artcurial) on February 10, 2019. Earlier it was reported that British bought the safe in which he found 7 million dollars at an auction. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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