Category Archives: Ferrari

  • Heather James Fine Art Presents a Book Signing with Nationally Acclaimed Classic Car Historian and TV Host - Join Donald Osborne on Thursday, January 26 in Palm Desert, CA at Heather James Fine Art for a book signing, discussion and drinks. Osborne, curator of the exhibition ‘Ferrari and Futurists – An Italian Look at Speed’ at Heather James Fine Art, will be on hand to sign copies of the book which are on […]
  • Donald Osborne returns to Cars Yeah! - I had the privilege of returning to Mark Greene’s terrific podcast program ‘Cars Yeah‘ this week, chatting about my book, ‘Stile Transatlantico / Transatlantic Style : A Romance of Fins and Chrome‘. You can hear the interview here.  It’s the second time I’ve sat down with Mark and it’s always a pleasure to chat with […]
  • Stile Transatlantico, Transatlantic Style, Donald Osborne, Michael Furman, Coachbuilt Press, Italian style, vintage Italian cars, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Cisitalia, Virgil Exner, Harley Earl, Giovanni Savonuzzi, Pinin Farina, Ghia Petrolicious Praise for ‘Stile Transatlantico / Transatlantic Style’ - Just in time for Holiday gifting, or simply to remind you that any time of the year is the right time to treat yourself, the website Petrolicious.com selected the “4 Books We Fell in Love With This December”. Needless to say we’re over the moon that one of them is ‘Stile Transatlantico / Transatlantic Style […]
  • Ferrari, futurist art, Heather James Fine Art, Donald Osborne ASA “Ferrari and Futurists: An Italian Look at Speed” at Heather James Fine Art - I am proud to announce the opening of an exciting exhibition for which I served as curator- “Ferrari and Futurists: An Italian Look at Speed” at the Heather James Fine Art  in Palm Desert, CA. This exhibition showcases four iconic Ferraris from the collection of Don & Carol Murray and brings to light the spiritual […]
  • TAS Book_FINAL_Page_004 Stile Transatlantico / Transatlantic Style – A Romance of Fins and Chrome Book Signing - Come and meet Donald Osborne, featured on CNBC’s ‘Jay Leno’s Garage’ in ‘Assess & Caress with Donald Osborne’ as he signs his new book, ‘Stile Transatlantico / Transatlantic Style- A Romance of Fins and Chrome’ with photographs by Michael Furman at Autobooks-Aerobooks in Burbank, CA. He will be there Saturday, September 17 from 10am to […]
  • 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 […]
  • More OSBORNE FILES at PremierFinancialServices.com - Another installment of the ‘Osborne Files’ is up on the Premier Financial Services website. “The $100,000 – $10,000,000 Question” addresses ‘investment’ in collector cars and how to keep your focus on what really counts in choosing to buy or sell a car in today’s volatile market. I also step out on a limb and highlight 10 […]
  • Gianni Lancia, Lancia, Formula One, Fiat Group Gianni Lancia, November 1924- July 2014 - Somehow it is equally sad, yet completely appropriate that Gianni Lancia, son of company founder Vicenzo, should die in the same year that the Fiat Group appears to have finally decided to bury the last vestige of this once magnificent marque. There are those who revere Gianni as the embodiment of his father’s pioneering spirit […]
  • Lancia, auction, Gooding & Company, Pebble Beach, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo Sports Car Market Monterey Insider’s Seminar at Gooding & Co. August 2014 - Please join me for the 13th annual SCM Monterey Insider’s Seminar at Gooding & Company’s tent at Pebble Beach on Saturday August 16th at 9:00 am. The keynote speaker will be the incredibly erudite Miles Collier, collector, historian, preservationist, artist and founder of the REVS Institute in Naples, FL. Keith Martin will lead our panel […]
  • Jim's daily cross-country driver 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 […]

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