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Bugatti Completion! Type 57C

I really love this shot. It shows off the beautiful forms and detailing of these cars.
I really love this shot. It shows off the beautiful forms and detailing of these cars.

As far as I am aware, these are all three versions of the Bugatti Type 57C Cabriolet produced by Hot Wheels. If there are any I’ve missed, please let me know!

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Each is fantastically detailed, beautifully proportioned, and heavy! I don’t prefer the silver/chrome version. That may get customized in a few years time; we’ll see. It’s definitely not high on the list for me.

The purple car is the most recent acquisition. After buying the black one and the silver one, I decided that if I came across the purple one at a good price I’d pick it up. I found it in its round container for $8 at my flea market seller. A few months ago I discovered the silver one loose at a hobby shop and bought it for $4, if I recall correctly. The black one came with the equally stunning matching Duesenberg.

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Notice any differences?
Notice any differences?
All three have gleaming concours-ready engine bays.
All three have gleaming concours-ready engine bays.
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Illustration for article titled Bugatti Completion! Type 57C
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Illustration for article titled Bugatti Completion! Type 57C

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