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Mercedes-Benz awash an aboriginal 1955 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupé, dubbed the “Mona Lisa of automobiles” due to its aberration and antagonism pedigree, for $142 actor on Might 5, the completed quantity anytime fetched by a automobile at public sale.
The automobile was awash to a clandestine beneficiary beforehand this ages for $142 million.
The automobile was awash to a clandestine beneficiary on Might 5 throughout a backstairs discount placed on by RM Sotheby’s and Mercedes-Benz in Stuttgart, Germany, the discount abode seem Thursday.
Certainly one of alone two in existence, the 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupé is known as afterwards Rudolf Uhlenhaut, the German architect who congenital the prototypes in 1955 with the corporate’s antagonism division, and has continued been suggested “the most effective admirable automobile on the earth,” RM Sotheby’s mentioned in an announcement.
The nine-figure quantity tag about tripled that of the antecedent discount almanac holder, a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO that fetched $48.4 actor in 2018.