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Bolt's golden GT-R to Aussie auction bidder

By James Cleary, 31 Aug 2013 News

Usain Bolt, Nissan GT-R, Usain Bolt Foundation, gold GT-R, Wheels magazine

One of two gold Nissan GT-Rs made for Olympic gold-medallist Usain Bolt, has been delivered to its Melbourne owner, after he paid $US187,100 for the eye-popping car in a charity auction late last year.

One of two gold Nissan GT-Rs made for Olympic gold-medallist Usain Bolt, has been delivered to its Melbourne owner, after he paid $US187,100 for the eye-popping car in a charity auction late last year.

All proceeds from the sale go to the Usain Bolt Foundation, to assist children in Jamaica.

Aside from the glowing golden paint scheme, the car features a plaque calling out the Usain Bolt Foundation and the sprinter’s autograph on the glovebox lid.