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Celebrity Autos to be Auctioned at Bonhams

Wednesday, October 19, 2011
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There is a lot more to keep Fonzie’s motorcycle from Happy Days in good company at the Bonhams Classic California Sale on November 12th.

Added to the impressive auction roster is the 1955 Cadillac Series 75 Fleetwood Limousine purchased new by Elvis Presley; the 1987 Mercedes-Benz 560SL Convertible gifted by Sean Penn to Madonna; the ex-Tom Cruise 2004 Lexus Concept Car from the film Minority Report; a gorgeous 1967 Triumph TR6 “Desert Sled” motorcycle currently owned by singer ‘k.d. lang’; and a 1994 Toyota Supra Custom featured in the movie The Fast and the Furious – and these are to name just a few!

In addition to automobiles with celebrity provenance, there are concept cars, such as the rare 1955 Packard SAGA Concept Car; classic cars, like a 1947 Chrysler Town & Country Convertible “Woody”; muscle cars, such as a 1965 Pontiac GTO Convertible; and hot rods, like those from famed customizer Rick Dore.

Bonhams annual Classic California Sale takes places, fittingly, at the temple of the automobile, the Petersen Auto Museum, on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles on Saturday, November 12th. To register to bid – in person or remotely, order a catalog or to find out more, go to www.bonhams.com/petersen.

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