On July 12, 2009, thousands of onlookers witnessed as a 1925 Bugatti Type 22 Brescia Roadster was plucked from Lake Maggiore on the border of Italy and Switzerland. The car had been submerged for three-quarters of a century and when it sold at Bonhams’ Retromobile auction in Paris in January of 2010, the collector car world celebrated. Fast forward to January 29, 2017; on this day collector Alex Vazeos of Athens, Greece, contacted me to discuss his most recent adventure….
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