Treasure Trove: Amazing Priceless Cars Found Abandoned In Barns
The word “abandoned" when attached to a place earns a tag of 'weird' or 'no need to go there' for it. So it would turn out to be probably one of the most wonderful things to ever happen to you if you visit that place and find yourself a hidden treasure of priceless cars.
There have been many people across the world who have been lucky enough to find such beautiful and invaluable cars hidden under a pile of dust or cartons in their barn or garage. Mostly people found these cars when they shifted to a new property and opened the locked barns and discovered the unexpected.
Here are certain unusual and rare findings from the abandoned barns that made the property owners happy-go-lucky people.
1. The Ferrari 250 GT SWB
The Ferrari 250 GT SWB is one of the 36 automobiles ever made. The classic car was discovered rotting away in a 'metallic graveyard' in Western France along with other 60 classic cars in 2014. Before the car disappeared it was owned by a French actor, Alain Delon, for nearly two years.
2. Bugatti T57 Ventoux
A 1938 Bugatti Type57 Series 3 Ventoux Coupe was discovered in an abandoned barn in 2011. This vintage car was sold by Bonhams for US$ 337,000.
3. Talbot-Lago T26
This is a Talbot-Lago Type 26 Cabriolet and was found along with the 60 cars found in Western France. This car was once owned by Egyptian king Farouk.