Custom Benz Diesel: 1934 Bugatti Type 59

I know this next car is a home-built creation, and we are supposed to shun these things for actual OEM-built machines…but this is rad. It has a great Bugatti aesthetic with a turbocharged Mercedes-Benz OM617 inline-5 diesel and an external brake lever. The asking price is a smidge on the high side, but I love the concept. Find this 1934 Bugatti Type 59 offered for $19,000 in Burbank, CA via faceblank bobsuruncle.

From the seller:

1934 Bugatti type 59
Listed a day ago in Burbank, CA
About This Vehicle
Driven 30,000 miles
Automatic transmission
Exterior color: Black · Interior color: Black
Fuel type: Diesel
Seller’s Description
Not a kit car custom made
5 cylinder Turbo diesel
All the body work is finished it just needs upholstery

See a better way to drive a cool bug?