1937 Bugatti Type 57C Roadster
The '1937 Bugatti Type 57C Roadster' rare bird was born as a collaboration between Bugatti...
The '1937 Bugatti Type 57C Roadster' rare bird was born as a collaboration between Bugatti and Carrosserie Vanvooren, a French coachbuilder who gave shape to many of Bugatti’s finest vehicles of the 1930s. This is one of the rare few Type 57C’s with an open cockpit for convertible driving vehicle which heads to auction in March at the RM Auctions event in Amelia Island, Florida. The 1937 Bugatti Type 57C Roadster was one of 20 built in it was given an engine upgrade for race-worthy driving. This ’37 Bugatti featured a 3.3-liter supercharged straight-eight engine that produced 175 horsepower, enough power for a top speed of 120mph.
[Via - thecoolist]