Abandoned legend. Cars that were simply unnecessary
• Abandoned legend. Cars that were simply unnecessary
Some people dream about these cars all his life, and some throw them away. CAUTION, when viewing this post a tear!
The world leader in the number of abandoned cars is expensive Dubai.
The reason is that many foreigners after the bankruptcy of their businesses or the completion of failed real estate transactions away from this region, in the literal sense of the word, leaving everything.
It abandoned Ferrari Enzo worth $ 1 million..
DMC-12 - The Legend of the film "Back to the Future"
Ferrari Mondial August 1980 issue was once very popular and quite expensive car, and now it rots in the parking lot.
Similar examples abound in this country.
to In other countries, such as full of sad examples.
Jaguar XJ220 - a rare instance. British company's first supercar develops 338 kilometers per hour, and since 1992 all 281 copy was released on 1994. copy price is about 650 thousand dollars. Meanwhile, one of them gathering dust somewhere in Lebanon. And on the odometer had only 900 kilometers.
But there are stories and with a good ending. One of them took place in Los Angeles.
Meet - a Ferrari Dino 246 GTS 1974 model year.
The owner of this car wanted to get insurance and hired thieves, what would those sports car drowned in the river. But they liked the machine so that they decided to bury it, to later sell.
After many years, children Children playing in the backyard of a house found a piece of film sticking out of the ground. Children reported the discovery of the parents, and they called the police. Arriving detectives scattered the ground and saw a car windshield. Shine inside they breathed with relief - body was not inside the car. A few days later they returned to the scene with a team of workers and began to dig discovery.
The car sold at auction, and the new owner has restored this legendary sports car.
Now this is the main star of the local exhibitions of vintage cars.
That's really lucky heirs of a certain Dr. Carr from Britain. The old garage was discovered Bugatti Type 57S Atalante in 1937 which stood there for more than forty years. Only 17 of these cars were produced. The find was estimated at 4, $ 4 million.
Ford GT40 1966 release, modified for racing and bought a retired firefighter from California, in 1975. Ford was put to them in the garage, two years later because of problems with the engine and remained there until the death of fire. Car was found the heirs when took out the trash heap of rubbish, which was packed to the top of the garage.
Jaguar E-type was purchased in 1965 and used by the owner to the early 80s. Since then, he is standing in the garage covered with a cover. At the time of sale on its odometer had only 65,000 miles. With a starting price of 40,000 pounds, the Jaguar was sold to a new owner for 109,200 ($ 168,791), after which he sent him to complete the restoration.
On the territory of the former Soviet Union as well a lot of abandoned cars, looking at which my heart bleeds
The car of the Odessa Film Studio. He starred in numerous films, and now looks like this.
ZIS - 110
But in your city there are "broshenki"?