Bidding on eBay for Katie Price's pink Barbie car hits £66,000 after driving ban17th Jan 19 | Entertainment News
The TV star is selling her trademark car after she was banned from the wheel.
Bidding to buy Katie Price’s bright pink Barbie car has reached £66,000 less than 48 hours after she listed it on eBay.
The TV star started bidding on her customised Suzuki Vitara at £500 on Tuesday after she was banned from driving for a second time last week.
By Wednesday evening the listing had attracted 206 bids from 69 bidders, pushing it up to £66,200.
The first bid on the car was for £14, 100.
The listing on eBay’s website describes the car as a “well known” Suzuki Vitara, which has “undergone a extensive exterior re-wrap inc lowered suspension wheel arch kit and wide wheels and tyres”.
The description adds: “The soft top requires replacement and the MOT has expired, the owner has requested to sell the car with no reserve….”
Price shared pictures of the car on Instagram, writing: “Soo now I’m banned from driving the cars are going this one is on eBay 254073076749 when I get my license back new car fresh start.”
She also offered to sign the car and take photos with the buyer, saying: “Don’t forget I’m selling my pink jeep now I’m banned from driving on (sic) Eybay 254073076749 also I’ll meet you sign car and do picture too. So sad love my car.”
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