Diana Dors car sells for £1.9m

Late British actress Diana Dors' 1949 Delahaye Roadster has been sold for $3 million (£1.9 million) at auction.

The Sky Blue model, which was given to the 50s sex symbol at the age of 17 - was restored for sale at the auction in California.

The vintage car was made by French coach-building company Saoutchik and is one of only 51 Delahaye Roadster 175S ever to be built.

The "rolling sculpture" has been described by the auctioneers - RM Auctions - as "the most extravagant and beautiful coach built car in existence".

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