– A rare collection of classic cars from a notable Belgian collector, including a Ferrari 512 TR from 1993, a Shelby GT 500 KR from 1968, a Rolls-Royce Wraith with chassis WRB9 from 1939, and an entirely unique Citroen DS collection’I never buy a car without a story’ – Thierry Dehaeck A stellar selection of unique classic cars and micro cars from the collection of Thierry Dehaeck, with exceptional automobiles from the best-known brands photographed expressly for this book. Dehaeck’s world-class Citroen DS collection is featured here, including a stunning example of a Citroen DS 21 Cabriolet ‘Le Caddy’ built by Henri Chapron. Show-stoppers from other car makers include a 300 SL Gullwing Mercedes from 1955, a XK 120 Fixed Head Coupe Jaguar from 1953, and a Ferrari 512 TR from 1993. The accompanying text is by noted car writers, including Citroen expert Marc Sonnery.
David Hawtin is a former journalist and works as a consultant and writer for Bonhams, the largest auction house to hold auction sales of classic motor cars, motorcycles and related memorabilia.