Bugatti's Fourth Legend Dedicated to Sculptor Rembrandt Bugatti
Mar 04, 2014 14:08
Bugatti unveiled the fourth of its six-part edition series “Les Légendes de Bugatti”. The new model will be dedicated to Rembrandt Bugatti, the brother of the company founder Ettore and one of the most important sculptors of the 20th century.
One of his most significant works in the sculpture of the dancing elephant that appears on the radiator of the Bugatti Type 41 Royale. It has become the brand's symbol, and Rembrandt Bugatti became famous through his animal sculptures. The pieces are now on display in several collections and museums across the world.
Bugatti will only build three units of the Rembrandt Bugatti Legend, which will debut at the Geneva Motor Show. Based on the 1,200PS Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse, the special edition model will have a net price of €2.18 million ($3 million).
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