Category Archive: 'VINwiki'

My recent car stories

I added a few more of my car stories to the VINwiki YouTube channel. The most recent are: How to get a manufacturer to help pay for your next new exotic via trade assistance. The story of the 2017 running of The 2904 in the Cadillac Limo Stories of shipping exotic cars around the country […]

Dave Black tells VINwiki about a joyride in a Porsche 930 owned by Skip Bayless

My latest VINwiki Car Stories

I have gotten a bit behind posting my car stories here. Be sure to subscribe to the VINwiki channel to get the notifications for when they roll out.      

Everything you need to know about financing your first exotic car

A few years ago I published an article called “How does exotic car financing work?” and it continues to get a lot of views. I made a video for the VINwiki YouTube channel about the topic, particularly what banks look for when you want an exotic car loan. Here it is!

VINwiki Car Stories: When all the Aventadors broke

In 2013 there was an issue with a solenoid pack on Lamborghini Aventador transmissions that was causing errors and disabling cars. I had to deal with several of these cars. Here is a story about it:  

We found 2 stolen Lamborghini Gallardos

Last year VINwiki users came together to recover two stolen Lamborghini Gallardos in the Atlanta area. Here is the story.

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 […]

How do people make money owning exotic cars?

I have owned and sold a lot of cars and when you hear about people making money on them, one of three things is happening. Here they are:

VINwiki Car Stories: Randy Post tells us about his first car

Randy Pobst is a legendary racing driver and automotive journalist. He stopped by VINwiki to tell us about his first car.

The 15 most popular VINwiki Car Stories so far!

A couple months ago we started releasing daily videos of some of the best car stories we have heard. They have added some awesome new users to the VINwiki app platform and offered some fun car¬†enthusiast entertainment. Here are the top 15 standouts so far with the current view counts in parenthesis. 15. Arrested doing […]