August 2013 archive

Rare ’67 Ferrari fetches $27M in auctio

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A rare 1967 Ferrari owned by a North Carolina orphan-turned-millionaire sold at auction for $27.5 million. The red Ferrari was one of only 10 ever built, and its single-family ownership increased interest in the sale, the Los Angeles Times reported. The owner, the late Eddie Smith, was a former mayor of Lexington, N.C. …

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New supercar concept debuts at Pebble Beach

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — As supercars go, it would be hard to find one more stylish than the deeply sculpted Laraki Epitome. The Laraki is the creation of an Irvine, Calif., based startup founded by yacht and car designer Abdesslam Laraki. He was outside the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance here trying drum up interest in …

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