Posts Tagged: birthday

What makes the perfect gift?

What's the Perfect Gift to give?

It’s a valid question. There was a time when I thought I knew the answer, but lately it seems that gifting has grown up a lot over the past few years and the perfect gift can be a wide variety of things. In my opinion the perfect gift has always been something that I knew went along with…

5 facts about Ferdinand Porsche that will shock you

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What if I told you the success of Ferdinand Porsche relied on electric cars and six other automakers? Inspired by the opportunity to celebrate Ferdinand Porsche’s Birthday on September 3rd (Yes, the creator/founder of Porsche), we did a bit of digging to learn about the name behind the badge of our favorite supercars for the track, the…

The Matador’s Day – Celebrating Ferruccio

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An Automotive Legend, Ferruccio Lamborghini, Was Born Today. Ferruccio Lamborghini set out to be unlike any other before him, and that’s exactly how his cars were made. There are virtually no other cars on the road that can be confused with a Lamborghini. The marque is instantly identifiable. Whether it’s the sound belting out of…

9 Facts About Enzo Ferrari You Never Knew

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One of the Greatest Minds in The Automotive Industry   There’s a pretty good chance that most American’s – car fans or not – won’t know anything about Ferrari’s founding father, Enzo. There’s an even greater chance you didn’t know he was born on February 18th, 1898. To help celebrate the automotive mastermind’s birthday, we…

Happy Birthday to Ferruccio Lamborghini

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To the man who started it all with a fondness for sports cars and a grudge against a formidable opponent. Ferruccio Elio Arturo Lamborghini, born April 28, 1916, was a man of many things. As the son of a farmer he quickly developed an interest in the mechanics of farm equipment rather than the farming…