Comedian Jerry Seinfeld was sued Friday by a company claiming it purchased the “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” star’s luxury 1958 Porsche for $1.54 million only to discover it was fake.
Collector Fica Frio Limited’s lawsuit was filed in Manhattan federal court against the legendary comic, who is known for his love of vintage cars. His show “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” follows Seinfeld as he interviews other comedians while driving in collectible cars. Seinfeld is a collector of vintage cars, Newsday reported.
The lawsuit stated Fica Frio’s representatives paid $1.54 million at a March 2016 auction in Amelia Island, Florida. The price included the 10 percent auction house commission.