Which ones do they love? Collecting characters and their favorite cars - Sandra Button

  • 21 May 2023
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The renowned CEO of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance has a strong preference for pre-war cars. At the top of her list is the 1904 Mercedes 60HP, an elegant and decidedly more modern roadster in both technology and appearance compared to the more popular cars of that era.

1 - 1904 Mercedes Simplex 60HP1904 Mercedes Simplex 60HP

Next, and it’s hard to disagree with her, the legendary Bentley Blower, the number 1 Birkin, the Le Mans winner.

1 - 1929 Team Blower HERO (1)1929 Bentley Blower

German, English, in third place, an Italian, the Alfa Romeo 8C 2.9 Touring Open. 3 - 1937 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Cabriolet1937 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Cabriolet

Her heart also belongs to the Bugatti Type 49 and Type 35. 4 - 1931 Bugatti Type 49 - Credits Museo Nicolis1931 Bugatti Type 49 - Credits Museo Nicolis

And what about Ferrari? Of course, if it’s post-war, the 250 Testa Rossa Pontoon Fender couldn’t be left out. 5 - 1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa