Category Archive: 'Ed’s Cars'

The Brock Yates Audi wouldn’t work so I bought a Limo

I had hoped to take the 1985 4000S Quattro on this year’s 2904 but that was not in the cards. I found a very interesting last minute replacement though.  

Some information about how diminished value works for exotic car insurance claims in the state of Georgia

Back when my Ferrari 612 Scaglietti was crashed, I learned a lot about how the diminished value system works for insurance claims. Although the insurance companies like State Farm, AllState, Progressive, Geico, and others are required in most states to give you diminished value compensation after an accident repair, figuring out what amount makes sense […]

VINwiki Car Stories: How I made my wife love exotic cars

Getting Megan to tolerate my car habit has not always been easy.

VINwiki Car Stories: Tracking down the Yates Cannonball Audi

Today on VINwiki Car Stories I offer the tale of my quest to buy this Audi.

VINwiki Car Stories – buying the S55 for $1,500

Here is the video of how I bought the S55 we used to win The 2904 in 2015.

VINwiki Car Stories: I bought a Lamborghini from a Prostitute

Today I sit down at VINwiki and offer the story of how I came to own a 2004 Gallardo and some interesting things about the previous owner.  

VINwiki Car Stories: Buying my first Gallardo at 20 years old

As most of you know, I started Supercar Rentals out of my dorm room at Georgia Tech and the first car in the fleet was a Giallo Midas 2004 E-Gear Gallardo. Here is a link to part of that story:

A few pics of the Telesto LP640

Here are a few pics of the car taken by a friend of mine. You can see more of his work on Instagram @72.photos.  

I sold our 2008 Land Rover Range Rover – Some ownership thoughts

I have owned several Land Rovers over the last 15 years and I have loved each one of them in spite of their unending flaws. My first car was a 1995 Discovery that developed a tractor like knock and had engine failure around 180k miles. I had a 2003 Discovery for a few years that […]

The time my wife bought a Ferrari 360 for $31k

I have owned a lot of cars but here is a fun story about a time when I didn’t have the money to take advantage of a great car deal but my wife did!