1936 Bugatti Type 57

Galibier

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1936
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

135bhp, 3,257 cc twin overhead cam inline eight-cylinder engine, four-speed transmission, solid axle front suspension with twin transverse leaf springs, solid rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 130" (3,300mm)

From early 1934 until the outbreak of the war in 1939 the automotive output from Bugatti’s Molsheim factory was almost exclusively devoted to the Type 57 model and its later variants. W