M-136 2015 by CMC Model Cars

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bugatti 57 sc corsica roadster award winning version one of a kind british colonel godfrey giles acquired a bugatti 57 s chassis in 1937 for the roadster he would like to have his brother eric giles undertook to design the bodywork and an english coachbuilder corsica executed his plan it led to the birth of an astonishingly beautiful roadster its recorded registration took place in 1938 with the license plate number “gu7” in 1985 the vehicle came to be owned by john mozart a renowned collector in california at the end of 1995 he initiated a complete restoration of the car the roadster re-emerged as a stunning beauty in a dark blue finish and won the much-coveted “best of show” award at the 1998 pebble beach concours d’elegance cmc has replicated the mozart car in its contemporary gorgeous appearance as a high-end model of the first class we would like to thank mr mozart and the bugatti automobiles s.a.s – tradition for their generous support during the research and development process the roadster seemed to develop some engine problems later on to fix them a compressor and pistons of a different type were installed hence the new type designation 57 sc where c stands for “compresseur.” a dreamlike roadster a gorgeous cockpit that leaves nothing to be desired this cutaway picture reveals the extremely high-level detailing of the model.