With just six models of the car ever built it is the top lot of the sale. The Hollywood star bought the car around the same time he filmed the 2002 action movie, Gone in Sixty Seconds.

image 1954 Bugatti type 101C coupe
Image via Bonhams

Bugatti announced in 1951 that in the following July they would release 50 Type 101 cars modeled off the company's pre-war Type 57. Just six Antem coupe's were ever created, and now the estimate for this rare car is $1.7 million – 2 million.

Phillip Kantor, Bonhams European head of motoring said: "The 101 offered is one of just six 101s built, and the only one featuring this particular design of unique coupé coachwork by Antem."

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