Schumacher's 1994 Benetton for sale

Discussion in 'F1' started by AlexO91, Nov 11, 2009.

  1. AlexO91

    AlexO91 F1 Rookie

    Sep 26, 2008
    NW England
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    Michael Schumacher’s title-winning Benetton Formula One car from 1994 has appeared for sale on eBay.

    The German drove the Ford Cosworth-powered car to his first of seven world titles. It is described as being in “racing condition”.

    The seller, from Toronto, has advertised the car on the German eBay site and it is being sold with several spare parts, including two extra sets of wheels and tyres, and its data laptop, to monitor the fluid levels and temperatures.

    The bodywork and livery remain identical to that seen during the 1994 season, but the damage Schumacher sustained in the 1994 season finale has been fixed.

    The German controversially took the title after crashing into Damon Hill in Adelaide after suffering a problem. The collision forced Hill to retire and allowed Schumacher to maintain his one-point advantage and clinch his first world championship.

    So far, the car has attracted 184 bids and has reached more than 2.6 million euro (£2.3m), although the winning bidder will have to pay an extra 10,000 euros (£9000) for shipping. The auction is scheduled to end on Monday.
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  3. NWaterfall

    NWaterfall Formula Junior

    Aug 2, 2009
    The Track
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    How much can I get for selling my organs??? And how quick can someone operate????
  4. BigWilly

    BigWilly Formula Junior

    Jun 15, 2009
    Should put it on display at the karting nationals in Vegas. Lots of high rollers! And the man is going to be there racing.
  5. Il Vecchio

    Il Vecchio F1 Rookie

    Dec 27, 2007
    Near Pasadena, CA
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    Peter B.
    It's bee for sale for a year or two in the car dealer ads in Motor Sport.

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