“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 […]
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 […]
More Fun with Jay Leno on CNBC-The launch of the new CNBC Primetime series ‘Jay Leno’s Garage’ has been a great success. When Jay asked me to be a part of this new project, I had lots of reasons to leap at the opportunity. First, Jay is a fantastic guy and a truly passionate enthusiast. In his vast collection can be […]
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 […]
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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