Lot 121

2012   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2012

1938 Bugatti Type 57C Stelvio

Coachwork by Gangloff

SOLD $1,292,500

Estimate

$1,300,000 - $1,600,000

Chassis

57677

Engine

31C

Car Highlights

An Extremely Rare and Authentic Type 57C

Late-Production Chassis with Desirable Factory Options

Beautifully Proportioned Gangloff Coachwork

Genuine Example with Original Chassis, Engine and Body

Impressive Provenance

Documented by David Sewell

A Well-Known and Highly Regarded Bugatti

Technical Specs

3,257 CC DOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Single Twin-Choke Stromberg UUR2 Carburetor

Roots-Type Supercharger

160 HP at 5,000 RPM

4-Speed Cotal Gearbox

4-Wheel Bugatti-Lockheed Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Live-Axle Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Front Leaf Springs

Reversed Quarter-Elliptical Rear Leaf Springs and Houdaile Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that, in addition to the final bid price and Buyer’s premium, the Buyer of this lot will be responsible for paying an additional 2.5% of the final bid price to cover duties paid on the import of the vehicle into the US.

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