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Prince of Monaco auctioning some of dad's collection

by Chris Tutor (RSS feed) on Jun 27th, 2012 at 8:30AM

Prince Rainier III of Monaco spent years amassing a collection of classic, rare and collectible automobiles. It was an eclectic assortment of makes, models and eras. A 1939 Simca 5 shared the same display area as a 1980 Citroën CX2400 and a 1928 Hispano Suiza. But his son, Prince Albert II, wants to take the collection in a different direction. We don't know for sure, but perhaps he wants a more focused group of autos. So Prince Albert II is putting 38 of the cars up for auction. A few of the more interesting lots are the aforementioned 1939 Simca 5 expected to go for between 8,000... Read More

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