Historic Festival's Honored Guest Brings $40M Bugatti

Peter Mullin To Be The Honored Guest & Collector At Historic Festival 36, Bringing With Him One Of The "World's Most Expensive Car"

Peter W. Mullin, the American businessman and philanthropist, will be the honored guest and collector for Historic Festival 36. Mullin is the founder of the M Financial Group and chairman of its subsidiary, M Financial Holdings. Additionally, he serves as the chairman of Mullin Barens Sanford Financial. He is the founder and patron of the Mullin Automotive Museum in Oxnard, California.

Peter was born in South Pasadena, California near Los Angeles, California, and after graduating with with a bachelor of arts degree in Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara, he founded Mullin Consulting in Downtown Los Angeles in 1969. He served as its chief executive officer until 2003 and as its chairman until 2006.

Mullin co-founded the M Financial Group with Mark Solomon, Carl Mammel, and Eli Morgan in 1978. He serves as the chairman of its subsidiary, M Financial Holdings. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, it offers life insurance and other financial services to "the ultra-affluent and corporate markets." 

An avid car collector, Mullin established the Mullin Automotive Museum in 2010. Additionally, he serves as the president of the American Bugatti Club. He is also a member of the Bugatti Trust. 

As well as being our Honored Guest and Collector, Mullin will be racing one of his Bugatti during the Bugatti Grand Prix portion of the Festival and bringing with him four show cars, including Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic - which was described as "the world's most expensive car" in 2010 when it was purchased by Mullin. The $30 to $40 million dollar is on display at the Petersen Museum in California.

Meet & Greet:
You'll have the opportunity to talk to Peter Mullin at Historic Festival 36 during two Meet and Greet sessions: Saturday and Monday at 11:55 at the Grass Semicircle at the A Paddock entrance.

More information about Mr. Mullin will be found in The Daily Rev, the program guide available during Historic Fest.

Learn more about Lime Rock Park's Historic Festival 36.

The following four Bugatti belonging to Peter Mullin will be showcased at the Historic Festival:​

1930 Bugatti Type 43 Roadster

1929 Bugatti Type 46 Semi-profile

1931 Bugatti Type 49

1936 Bugatti Type 57S Atlantic

"World's Most Expensive Car" - 2010

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To read more about the above Bugatti to be featured at Historic Fest 36, upload this document overview of each vehicle.

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