The 2016 Auctions Begin- Are We In For a Dickens of a Time?-The 2016 collector car auction season is off to a flying, well at least a rolling start. What do the results from the first sales of the new year say about the health of the market? Is that sound the faint rumble of a stretched bubble, an anticipatory groan from investors already shell-shocked in equities […]
A Ride With ‘Cars Yeah’ & Mark Greene-The other day, I had the great pleasure to be interviewed by Mark Greene for his ‘Cars Yeah‘ website. Mark, the former president of Griot’s Garage is as you would imagine a total gear head. He started Cars Yeah to capture for and disseminate to as wide an audience as possible conversations like the ones […]
The Million-Mile Ferrari?-Well, the title is not exactly accurate. The mileage on the car in question hasn’t even hit 100,000. I am moved to write this based on a spontaneous morning coffee in Palm Springs with my friend James Taylor as he was traveling from LA to Phoenix. Jim lives in upstate New York with a wonderful […]
Bringing Life to Museums’ Collections-A version of this article appears in print on November 24, 2013, on page AU1 of the New York edition of The New York Times with the headline: Bringing Life To Museums’ Collections. Amid all the reports of a groundswell of disdain for car culture among young people, it may seem that the automobile […]
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