Strange But True Tales Of Car Collecting: Drowned Bugattis, Buried Belvederes, Felonious Ferraris And Other Wild Stories Of Automotive Misadv by Keith MartinStrange But True Tales Of Car Collecting: Drowned Bugattis, Buried Belvederes, Felonious Ferraris And Other Wild Stories Of Automotive Misadv by Keith Martin

Strange But True Tales Of Car Collecting: Drowned Bugattis, Buried Belvederes, Felonious Ferraris And Other Wild Stories Of Automotive Misadv

byKeith Martin

Paperback | October 24, 2017

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Strange But True Tales of Car Collectingrecounts the wildest car-collecting stories, focusing on tales of the most eccentric and over-the-top collectors and collections from around the world.

Most car collectors exhibit a healthy enthusiasm for their hobby with a tendency to dig into their favorite marques, chase parts, swap stories, and generallylive the car-guy lifestyle. Some, however, step over that fine line between enthusiasm and obsession--and that''s the dusty place where these legendary car-collector stories come from.

Have you heard of the fellow whosquirrelled away dozens of Chevelles, Camaros, and other classic muscle cars in semi-trailers? How about the president of Shakespeare fishing rods who sold30 Bugattisfor a mere $85,000? What about the English nobleman whocut up and buried his Ferrari hordein an elaborate insurance scam? Or how about the Duesenberg abandoned in a Manhattan parking garage for decades only to beuncovered by Jay Leno? They only get crazier from there.
Keith Martinhas been involved with the collector car hobby for over thirty years. As a writer, publisher, television commentator, and enthusiast, he is constantly on the go, meeting collectors throughout the world. Keith founded theSports Car Marketmagazine twenty years ago, and it has developed into the authoritative, informed voice o...
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Title:Strange But True Tales Of Car Collecting: Drowned Bugattis, Buried Belvederes, Felonious Ferraris A...Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:256 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.75 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.75 inPublished:October 24, 2017Publisher:MotorbooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0760353603

ISBN - 13:9780760353608

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