[bd] How long have you wanted a Ferrari? Did you ever think you would? Why or why not?
[gc] As a kid, I knew the American cars of the 60s. My mom had 2 Mustangs (a 65, then a 68), and Dad had a 70 Toronado, so there was a bit of a family inclination to interesting cars. I became “sports car aware” around 1970, when I was in Grade 5 and read “The Red Car” by Don Stanford from the elementary school library. That book really opened my eyes to a scene that was fascinating, and I began to notice the MGs, Jaguars, Triumphs, and the more rare Porsches, etc. when we’d visit Winnipeg. [Read more…]