May 17, 2018

Pope's Lamborghini auctioned (Video) Featured

His holiness Pope Francis has auctioned his Lamborghini and donated the money to charity.

The car was acquired by Rent Car Deluxe, a Spanish rental car agency, bought it for 809,375 euros ($960,797) at an RM Sotheby’s auction in Monte Carlo.

The Lamborghini is painted the colours of the Vatican City flag; Bianco Monocerus white with Gold Giallo tiberino stripes.

The Pope signed and blessed the bonnet before the RM Sotheby's Monte Carlo sale at the weekend.

Proceeds are slated for reconstruction of Christian communities along the Nineveh Plain near the Tigris River in Iraq, among other charities.