Most Expensive Vintage Car in the World
What is the most expensive vintage car in the world?
Have you ever asked yourself this question?
I’m sure you already have an answer for that. But we’ll see next if that’s the correct answer or not.
When the world is talking about future cars that will run on water or fly some of use remain true to the old ones.
Here at alux.com we love vintage cars but we also like the new ones.
Now about the most expensive vintage car. The most expensive vintage car is not 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa as you thought.
Is called Mercedes-Benz W196 and is the most expensive classic car.
How cool is that? You buy a famous car for the $29,496,308. That was the last price listed at Bonhams auction Company in UK.
When I said is a famous car I meant it. Juan Manuel Fangio drove the car and had two Gran Prix victories.
In 2013 the Mercedes-Benz car broke the record at the time for the most expensive car sold at an auction.
The Mercedes was sold by the former owner, the Emir of Quatar who bought the car from the Friedhelm Loh in Germany about eight years ago.
Is clearly the car is a star and known for the Formula One contests.
Known for the fuel injection developed by Mercedes engineers and the desmodromic valves the car is a treasure. It was the first to use them.
Has a 2.5 liters straight-eight with fuel injection and roller-bearing crank the Mercedes has also a five-speed trans axle.
The Mercedes Benz W196 beat the Ferrari by 58.7 at the Bern competition.
What do you think about the car? Would you like to park the Mercedes Benz W196 in your home?
How much would you pay for it? Is the price fair? Are Mercedes cars your favorite cars?
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