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Day 1| On my way to Pebble Beach Car Week 2017

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Day 1| On my way to Pebble Beach Car Week 2017

 

Leaving at 10am on our annual road trip to Pebble Beach for the Concours d’Elegance and all the other car events this week. We will centrally located in downtown Carmel by the Sea.  Stay tuned for more!! We are very excited to be going!

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All Original 1985 Ferrari 288 GTO | Only 700 Kilometers

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1985 Ferrari 288 GTO: Only 700 KM

Today I had a rare opportunity to inspect a 1995 Ferrari 288 GTO that only has 700 kilometers since new.   It was kept in a building in the east coast and was always covered in dust.  My mechanic was chosen to do its first engine out service.  The service will require a much needed belt replacement and for that reason the car will not be started.   A compression test was performed and it was excellent.   All Ferrari 288 GTO cars were grey market cars brought into the USA.   None of these cars were ever officially sold here.

Arizona Trip 6/4/17

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Arizona Trip  6/4/117

I just made a drive to Surprise, Arizona to get some business done.   Shockingly it was 109 degrees in a small town called Surprise.  Its a city filled with golf carts and every major store has golf cart parking near the front entrance.   I was amazed at how cheap gas is in Arizona.  The cheapest I found was $2.19 / gallon.   It seems us Californians pay an additional  one dollar extra in taxes per gallon!   The heat was unbearable for a guy who is used to California beach weather.    I was able to get all my business done and enjoyed the short trip overall.

Spotted: Ferrari Dino 246 GT Marrone Dino Metallizaato

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Spotted:  Ferrari Dino 246 GT Marrone Dino Metallizaato

I was driving on La Cienega in Los Angeles and I spotted this Dino 246 GT in a very desirable color of Marrone Dino Metallizzato coming in my direction.   I didnt have my phone ready but was able to catch a glimpse of it through my side mirror.   You dont get to see one of these everyday.  Very cool!

Austrian Fashion Model Crashes Ferrari 246GTS in Ibiza

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Austrian Fashion Model Crashes Ferrari in Ibiza

A 25 year old Austrian fashion model crashed a £400,000 Ferrari Dino 246GTS in Ibiza while high on cocaine then tried to escape on Londoner boyfriend’s private jet.

She was accused of fleeing the scene of the accident and trying to leave the island in a private jet.  Police says she was driving without a license and tested positive for cocaine.

1985 Testarossa Monospecchio Today

1985 Testarossa Monospecchio

Today I had an opportunity to spend a day  with  a 1985 Ferrari Testarossa Monospecchio.   It has a completely different feel from a 1992-1994 Ferrari 512TR.    The 1985-1986 Monospecchio or Flying Mirror have subtle differences compared to the 1987 -1997 production years.

Beautiful 1964 Porsche 356 SC Cabriolet

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1964 Porsche 356 SC Cabriolet

Today I saw a beautiful 1964 Porsche 356 SC Cabriolet sell for $127,000 USD. It was a total restoration and done to a high standard. It was also a matching numbers engine as well. This restoration could not be duplicated at this price so congratulations to the new owner!

VIN 161281

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