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1986 Porsche 928S

The auction hammer fell at $88,000 for this 1986 Porsche 928S RM Auctions chose to move their Palm Beach auction online given the Coronavirus. One of the best cars at this auction was a black on black Porsche 928S. This car is the final series of the original car (pre-facelifted S4)and was in stunning condition. […]

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The All-New Chevrolet Ventilator

“You’re not going to take a car-assembly line and start making ventilators on it.” —Carla Bailo, CEO Center for Automotive Research Just when things could not get weirder, President Trump surprised the auto industry with a Tweet that said: “Ford, General Motors and Tesla are being given the “go ahead” to make ventilators and other […]

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Buy Sell Hold Podcast: The Turtle Garage Interview

A few weeks ago I received a call from Keith Martin, publisher of Sports Car Market. He asked me to be on his new podcast called Buy Sell Hold. This unique podcast is a collaboration with Mark Greene’s highly successful Cars Yeah. Keith and Mark’s esteemed guests so far include industry luminaries such as Stephen […]

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Cars and the Coronavirus: Geneva International Motor Show Canceled

Over the last few trading days markets have experienced a sharp reversal. Anxiety is growing over the spread of the Coronavirus and markets are responding. The spread of the Coronavirus is impacting everything from air travel to car shows. This morning, Bloomberg ran the following story which outlines that the Swiss government is taking steps […]

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A Visit to Beaulieu Auto Museum

“From the earliest motor carriages to classic family saloons, the world-famous National Motor Museum has one of the finest collections of cars, motorcycles and motoring memorabilia in the world. From legendary F1 cars and land speed record breakers for the speed freaks, to incredible examples of pioneering motoring for the history-buffs.” —Beaulieu Auto Museum During […]

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