Estimated at $3 million to $5 million
If you’re looking for a once-in-a-lifetime bidding opportunity, this is it. “This is the only Grand Prix car from that era,” says Banner. “None of its predecessors survive. The fact that it has its original body and components—it’s an incredibly unspoiled car. Cars with longevity in racing tend to get messed around with. This one didn’t.”
This 103-year-old Peugeot was among the first cars equipped with a dual overhead camshaft engine, a design that yields greater performance from a smaller configuration. The concept behind the design has held up, and it still powers cars today.