05/16/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Madoff's Aston Martin To Be Seized

The trustees liquidating Bernard L. Madoff's London affiliate have gone to federal bankruptcy court in Florida to seize a vintage British sports car that they say he bought last spring and gave to his brother, Peter, The New York Times's Diana B. Henriques reported.

They say Mr. Madoff purchased the car -- a 1964 Aston Martin DB2/4 worth hundreds of thousands of dollars -- with money improperly taken out of the London business, Madoff Securities International, in March and May of last year.

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