1932 Bugatti Type 55 Roadster

From the Collection of Dr. Peter and Susan Williamson
Formerly the Property of Duc De La Tremoille
Estimate: $1,400,000 - $2,100,000
SOLD $1,760,000
Chassis: 55201
Engine: 1

The First Type 55 Built
Peter Williamson’s Favorite Bugatti For Road Use
Replicated Coachwork To The Original Jean Bugatti Design
One Of The Most Coveted Prewar Sports Cars
Original Engine And Chassis
Fast, Comfortable And Beautiful Road Version Of The Type 51 Grand Prix Car
One Of Only 38 Type 55s Produced

Approximately 130 BHP at 5,000 RPM
2,262 CC Inline Eight-Cylinder Engine
Dual Overhead Camshafts Zenith Carburetor, Roots Supercharger
4-Speed Manual Gearbox
Live-Axle Suspension With Semi-Elliptical Front Leaf Springs And Reversed Quarter-Elliptical Rear Leaf Springs


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