A picture shows the classic Austin-Healey 100 Special test car that was involved in the 1955 Le Mans Disaster during a Bonham's sale entitled 'Important Collectors' Motor Cars - AFP

1955 Le Mans disaster car makes £840K

By Reuters
Last update The 02/12/2011 at 21:34 -
By Reuters - The 02/12/2011 at 21:34
1955 Le Mans disaster car makes £840KAn unrestored car involved in motor racing's worst accident, at Le Mans in 1955, has sold at auction for more than £840,000 after 42 years under wraps.