Lot 131

2014   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2014

1927 Bugatti Type 35 Grand Prix

SOLD $2,970,000

Estimate

$2,800,000 - $3,500,000

Chassis

4863

Car Highlights

One of the Most Recognizable Type 35 Bugattis

Owned and Raced by “Bugatti Queen” Hellé Nice

Genuine Example with Desirable Period Upgrades

Offered with an Exceptional Historical File

Recent Mechanical Restoration by Sargent Metalworks

Technical Specs

2,262 CC SOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Roots-Type Supercharger

Single Zenith Carburetor

Estimated 130 HP at 5,500 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Live Axle Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Front and Reversed Quarter-Elliptical Rear Leaf Springs

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