Sheila Gibson Stoodley.
The 1972 Matra MS 670 is the leading lot at Artcurial’s sale in Paris on February 5.
Along with the classic Mercedes, an Alfa Romeo and Jaguar are also expected to sell for seven figures at Artcurial’s 2020 Rétromobile sale.
The car could fetch as much as AU$34 million at the RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale.
The prancing horse appearing at the RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale may motor past the current record of AU$52 million.
Next month, the collectible car world gathers in Scottsdale, Arizona, to celebrate scarce machines through a string of elite auctions.
For the third time in a year, a first edition of J.K. Rowling’s first Harry Potter book has set a new world auction record.
The lots include scarce Ferraris and automobiles once owned by former Beatles as well as Elton John.