Keith Richards; Rolling Stone’ guitarist will start the round of auctions this September 12, in Chichester, United Kindom. Bonhams Goodwood Revival is the name of the sale leaded by this famous artist who is auctioning his Blue Bentley S3 Continental famously known as “Flying Spur”.
The cars of mobsters, criminals, tyrants, movie stars, rock legends, royalty and world leaders. Present for the death of kings and used as wings of escape for the desperate and hunted. Harbingers of doom and disasters. Preludes to accidents, murders, scandals, deception and unthinkable tragedy —Keith Richards “Flying Spur” Take a Spot as one of the most Infamous Cars in history.
His S3 Bentley Continental Flying Spur, named “Blue Lena” after jazz singer Lena Horne, wasn’t only a status symbol of his early fame as a Rolling Stone, it was also the catalyst of a dangerous journey into the abyss that affected several lives. “It was a car meant to be driven fast at night,” says Keith in his book Life. “Blue Lena had carried us on many an acid-fueled journey. It had a secret compartment in the chassis where the band stashed drugs.”
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