Retromobile: Trove of classic cars discovered after 50-years languishing on a farm
A treasure trove of classic cars was discovered after spending 50-years languishing in storage on a farm. Sixty rusting motors, which include a vintage Ferrari California Spider, a Bugatti and a very rare Maserati, were found gathering dust and hidden under piles of newspapers in garages and outbuildings at a property in France. The cars were collected from the 1950s to the 1970s by entrepreneur Roger Baillon, who dreamt of restoring them to their former glory and displaying them in a museum, but, his plans were dashed as his business struggled, forcing the sale of about 50 vehicles, to be auctioned off on Feb. 6. – AP
Feb 05, 2015 @ 05:48:02
So sad to see such beautiful cars in such disrepair. May they find new homes.