[ApexGarage.com] Email Apex Garage

Main      Grand Touring Open House
 
 

Grand Touring Open House
By David Nguyen

Got invited to an open house at Grand Touring recently where they had a whole lot of neat cars on display and gave a shop tour. My favorite of the whole day was the vintage mid-engine Ferrari F1 car (early 1960s I believe). Just absolutely stunning. It had a front mounted radiator and used the chassis tubes themselves as radiator hoses to the back of the car. Probably had some problems with burning the driver, corrosion, and fatigue but it was a very creative and elegant attempt at reducing weight.

There were also vintage Lamborghinis, Ferraris, Aflas, Maseratis, and a few other cars in various states of restoration. It was a nice afternoon.

Performance Car Update

If you like high performance cars, want to know about great car sites, and the latest news on my race car project then the Performance Car Update newsletter is for you. It's published every other week - enter your email address (e.g. yourusername@domain.com) below to join. I won't share your information with anyone else. You have my word on it.

Email: 

Pictures of the Grand Touring Open House
Click pictures to enlarge

Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo.
Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo.
Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo.
Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo.
Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo.
Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo. Click for detail photo.

Posted August 16, 2006
Photos courtesy of
David Nguyen

Davewin.com
Check out my racing project.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

About    Join Now    Contact    Site Map    What's New
 
© 2005-2006 ApexGarage.com
All Rights Reserved