1936 Bugatti Type 57 Atalante

Formerly the Property of George Rand and Dr. Sam Scher
Estimate: $1,500,000 - $2,000,000
SOLD $1,485,000
Chassis: 57401
Engine: 54C
*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 rice to cover duties paid on the import of the vehicle into the US.

  • One of Two Type 57 Atalantes Originally Delivered to the US
  • Very Desirable Original Coachwork with Roll-Top Roof and Art Deco Detailing
  • Documented History from New
  • Period Upgrade to Supercharged Type 57C Engine
  • Superb Original Factory Livery
  • Recent Improvements Such as Hydraulic Brakes and Discreet Overdrive

3,257 CC DOHC Inline 8-Cylinder Engine with Roots Supercharger
Stromberg Updraft Carburetor
180 BHP at 5,000 RPM
4-Speed Manual Gearbox with Overdrive
4-Wheel Drum Brakes
Front Beam-Axle Suspension with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs
Rear Live Axle with Quarter-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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