An incredibly rare 1954 Bugatti Type 101C Coupé Coachwork by Antem, that was once owned by American actor Nicolas Cage will be offered for sale by Bonhams at its Chantilly Sale in France on Sept. 5. Bearing chassis no. 101 504, the Type 101 a worthy successor to the Type 57, with a smoother and more responsive engine, better handling and lighter steering.
Philip Kantor, Bonhams European Head of Motoring, said in a press release: “The 101 offered is one of just six 101s built, and the only one featuring this particular design of unique coupé coachwork by Antem. It’s exceptionally stylish, with a beautiful black over red color combination which is reflected in its vibrant red leather interior. Bugatti built two types, the 101 and the 101C, the latter, offered here, equipped with supercharger.”
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