Tag Archive: 'YouTube'

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: Dave Black tells the story of how he became the Cannonball Record co-driver

If you have read my book, you know that the team we used to set the NY to LA record came together at the very last minute. In this story, Dave tells the idea of how he became the c0-driver. Here you go:

VINwiki Car Stories: What was the hardest part of the Cannonball record drive?

I get asked a lot what the hardest part about the record drive was. This. I didn’t give much thought about the portion of the journey that would demand that we drive directly into the setting sun but it was by far the worst part. It was also our only accident close call on the […]

VINwiki Car Stories: Taking a Miata track car on an 8,600 mile road trip!

I have known Kevin Bandy for years and you will recognize his name from some amazing photos on this site (my LP640 Roadster, Cars and Coffee, White LP640 Roadster, Performante). Today you get to learn a bit more about his recent Miata Road Trip around the country. He took his fully prepped track car on an […]

VINwiki Car Stories: David Patterson – Running from the Cops with ThatDudeInBlue

I met David Patterson a couple years ago at the Pittsburgh Hangar Party. Since then he has relocated to Atlanta and continued to grow his ThatDudeInBlue YouTube channel. He came by a few months ago drove my Ruf RT12S. He always has some great stories so we invited him out to VINwiki to tell some. […]

VINwiki Car Stories: Tom Park – Free BMWs, Porsches, and Euro Trips

Tom Park is a good friend of mine that has developed a great system of owning BMWs and Porsches for free while combining them with amazing trips to Europe to pick them up at the factory. Taking European delivery allows him to try out new tracks and learn the cars on different roads. I can’t […]

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!

VINwiki Car Stories: Bruce Weiner – McLaren F1 Maintenance Nightmares

Can you imagine spending $50,000 for a set of tires? $110,000 to replace a gas tank? Living with a McLaren F1 is a very unique experience. Bruce Weiner sat down with VINwiki to discuss his experience in owning the world’s fastest car Bruce is an Atlanta based entrepreneur and car collector who has owned over 1,000 […]

Rob Ferretti came by VINwiki to test drive my LP640

Rob Ferretti has been a good friend for several years now. He was in Atlanta for some meetings and came by to see me at VINwiki. While he was here, he asked if he could take a look at the Manual Transmission Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 that I have been daily driving for the past few […]

Congrats to Rob Dahm on Getting the Diablo Back

A few weeks ago, Rob Dahm came down to pick up the Diablo after its repair and restoration at Magnum Collision. The car came out beautifully. I sold Rob the car years ago and have enjoyed staying in touch with him and seeing him at events like Pittsburgh Cars & Coffee. It is now better […]