Adam Corolla buys Paul Newman’s 1979 Porsche 935 for $4.8 million

With 70,000 racing miles on the odometer, Newman’s 1979 Porsche 935 is one of the most successful race cars of its era.

With 70,000 racing miles on the odometer, Newman’s 1979 Porsche 935 is one of the most successful race cars of its era.

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Chassis number: 009 0030 was 1st in Class and 2 nd Overall at Le Mans (1979), Overall Winner at Daytona (1981), and Sebring (1983). The racecar was driven by Rolf Stommelen, Paul Newman, Brian Redman, and Bobby Rahal. Television personality and avid car collector Adam Corolla, recently purchased the racecar for $4.8 million at Gooding & Company’s Pebble Beach auction.

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Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay has made a respectable fortune for himself with a variety of television shows to include Hell’s Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares, MasterChef, and MasterChef Junior. Forbes estimates Ramsay’s worth to be over $50 million, this leaves the superstar chef with plenty of cash to finance his love for the Prancing Horse. Over the course of his career, Ramsay has owned 15 examples from Ferrari to include an F12 Berlinetta, F430, 458 Italia, 550 Maranello, California T and the LaFerrari. Here is a look at some of the featured cars in his collection.

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