Coys Legende et Passion Auction
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|The catalogue for Coy's international auction, Legende et Passion, held in Monaco on Saturday 12th May 2012, is now available online to Club members at www.coys.co.uk. This is a very significant European headline auction, held against the backdrop of the Historic Grand Prix de Monaco, and is one of the most important European sales to be held this year. Viewing is on: Thursday 10th May from 12 noon to 6:00pm Friday 11th May from 11.00am - 7:00 pm Saturday 12th May from 9:00 am The champagne pre-auction brunch begins at 10:30AM on Saturday 12th May. Highlights Include: 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Sport Cabriolet 'A' €1.000.000 - €1.500.000 1937 Bentley 4.25 Litre Coupé by Gurney Nutting €175.000 - €220.000 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster €500.000 - €600.000 1925 Minerva AC Tourer €200.000 - €250.000 Bugatti Type 35B €200,000 - €250,000 2011 Ferrari 599 GTO - Only 50km from new €370,000 - €420,000 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Coupe €550.000 - €650.000 1935 Mercedes-Benz 500 K Cabriolet by Windovers €700.000 - €800.000 Evanta Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato €125,000 - €170,000 1971 Pellin Alfa Romeo Formula 2 €40,000 - €50,000 1913 Benz 8/20 PS 'Runabout' Open Tourer €140.000 - €160.000 1960 Lotus Elite- Ex Jay Chamberlain. FIA Papers - Palm Spring Concours Trophy Winner 2009 Estimate €60,000- €80,000 NO RESERVE 1958 Lotus 15 €200.000 - €250.000 1965 Jaguar E-Type S1 3.8 Roadster FIA HTP-Registered RHD Semi-Lightweight €120,000 - €150,000|
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