One-of-a-Kind BMW i8 to be Auctioned During Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Weekend
In celebration of the US arrival of the BMW i8, a one-of-a-kind 2014 BMW i8 Concours d’Elegance Edition will be auctioned off during the annual Pebble Beach Auctions at Pebble Beach. Proceeds of the sale will go to the Pebble Beach Company Foundation and the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. According to BMW Group the i8 Concours d’Elegance Edition will be distinguished by a unique paint scheme and interior treatment as well as other unique features making it unlike any other BMW i8 in the world. Gooding & Company, the official auction house of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, will sell the vehicle. The one-of-a-kind edition will be sold at the Pebble Beach Auctions Special Events area August 16, and is schedule to cross the auction block at approximately 8:45pm PDT. As if potential bidders needed an extra incentive, the sale will include a complete set of the Louis Vuitton luggage custom-made exclusively for the BMW i8.
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