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Classic Bugatti makes millions


A classic Bugatti car which gathered dust in a garage in Tyneside for half a century has been sold at auction in France for 3m.

The 1937 Type 57S Atalante, has been described by experts as a "motoring icon".

Hugh Schofield reports from Paris.


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