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A rare 1959 Jensen 541R Coupe will be among the de­sir­able Euro­pean sports clas­sics at Shan­non’s win­ter auc­tion next month. The Bri­tish grand tourer, built as a ri­val to the As­ton Martin DB4, is ex­pected to fetch up to $90,000. It will be eclipsed, though, by a 1967 Mercedes-Benz 250SL that could reach $190,000. BMW fans will make do with a 1973 CSi Coupe for up to $70,000.

Fetch­ing trio:

1959 Jensen 541R Coupe, 1967 Mercedes 250SL and 1973 BMW 3.0 CSi

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