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Princess Diana's 1985 Ford Escort nets over $850K at auction

Princess Diana’s 1985 Ford Escort nets over $850K at auction

Princess Diana’s beloved 1985 Ford Escort was sold for more than $850,000 at a UK auction held Saturday. The car, owned by the People’s Princess from 1985 to 1988, was sold off after a “fierce bidding” battle, Silverstone Auctions said. The bid came in at 650,000 pounds, or $764,000; the additional 12.5% ​​buyer’s premium catapulted …

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Diana's car auctioned as 25th anniversary of her death nears

Diana’s car auctioned as 25th anniversary of her death nears

LONDON (AP) — A car driven by Princess Diana in the 1980s sold for 650,000 pounds ($764,000) at auction Saturday, just days before the 25th anniversary of her death. Silverstone Auctions said there was “fierce bidding” for the black Ford Escort RS Turbo before the sale closed. The UK buyer, whose name was not disclosed, …

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