1927 Bugatti Type 38 Roadster

Estimate: $200,000 - $250,000 | Without Reserve
SOLD $264,000
Chassis: 38385
*Please note that this car is titled as 4001, which is a number stamped on its cam box lid. Please also note that the American Bugatti Registrar has clarified that the Registry’s identification and history of the car is based on its engine and rear axle numbers. The Registrar has also confirmed the gearbox is a Type 44 unit.

Believed to Have Been Reconnaissance Car for Elizabeth Junek
Formerly Part of the Peter Williamson Bugatti Collection
Highly Sought After 8-Cylinder Example
In Wonderful Unrestored Condition
Classic Blue with Black Color Scheme

1,991 CC SOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine
Twin SU Carburetors
Approximately 70 BHP at 4,000 RPM
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
4-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes
Solid-Axle Front Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs
Live-Axle Rear Suspension with Reversed Quarter-Elliptical Leaf Springs


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