Tag Archive: 'Car buying'

The story of the Ruf – great car on paper, bad car to own, very profitable.

Some of you have asked what happened to the Ruf. Here is the story!

VINwiki Car Stories: Finding a one of one Porsche 996 GT3

Adam is a good friend of mine that saw a GT3 in his dream configuration when he was unable to pull the trigger. Amazingly, he got another shot at it when the car popped back up on eBay. Here is the story.

VINwiki Car Stories: Bruce Weiner’s most profitable car deals

Today’s video is an interesting one. Bruce Weiner walks VINwiki through some of his biggest wins buying and selling cars.

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.

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!

How to buy a car and look like you know what you are doing

I get a lot of questions from first time exotic car buyers that are curious how to present themselves as serious and qualified and streamline the sales process with their dealer. Here is what I suggest. Create a PDF of the information that they might need. A clear copy of your driver’s license A utility […]

2 new cars coming soon!

I sold the blue 04 Gallardo in April and have been without a car since then. I have been driving an 05 Cayenne that we took in on trade that had previous flood damage and a certificate of destruction/non-rebuildable title. It smells bad, has a terrible driveshaft noise, the transmission slips, most of the buttons […]