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1995 BMW 540i 6-Speed: Well Bought

The hammer fell on this 1995 540i at $20,540. This 1995 BMW 540i shows 68k miles and was acquired by the current owner in 2017. Power is provided by a 4.0-liter M60 V8 paired with a 6-speed manual gearbox. Provided records document a recent valley pan assembly replacement, intake manifold and valve cover gasket set, new […]

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1985 Porsche 928: Well Bought

The hammer fell at $34,500 for this 1985 928S. This car was purchased new in Ohio by a collector. It was driven just under 17k miles since 1985. The vehicle is finished in Garnet Red over a burgundy full leather interior and powered by a 5.0L 32-valve V8 paired with a rear-mounted 5-speed manual transaxle […]

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The Collection of BMW Legends

Last weekend I had the pleasure of spending the morning with Eric Keller of Enthusiast Auto Group (EAG). EAG is America’s leading purveyor of the finest BMW automobiles (with a heavy emphasis on high-performance M cars). I have grown to know Eric over the years and he is an exceptionally knowledgeable and trustworthy specialty car dealer—he […]

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The Origin of Ferrari’s Prancing Horse

“It is an incident that has been recounted dozens of times, being warped and twisted a bit more with each telling until the truth has been almost obscured.” —Brock Yates on the origins of the Ferrari prancing horse logo Enzo Ferrari’s prancing horse is an internationally recognized symbol of speed, power, and strength. The iconic […]

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2014 Mercedes-Benz E63 Wagon: Great Buy!

The hammer fell at $47,444 for this 2014 Mercedes-Benz E63 Wagon. This 2014 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG wagon is finished in attractive Cavansite Blue Metallic over beige leather. It is powered by a hand-built 5.5-liter bi-turbo V8 that produces 550 horsepower. It has a smooth 7-speed automatic transmission with 4Matic all-wheel drive. The car has a […]

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