Thursday, December 8, 2016

'World's first Supercar' brings $ 655,000

Regarded as “the world’s first sports car” a Vauxhall Prince Henry Sports Torpedo fetched £516,700 (about $655,000) at Bonhams’ in London. Built in 1914, the motor car could hit the unheard of speed of 80 mph.
The car is incredibly rare,” Bonhams’ James Knight told BBC News. “In comparison to what else was out there, this car was absolutely the supercar of its day.”