The Ferrari of Los Gatos Story

Brian Burnett and Richard Rivoir had a dream.  They wanted to sell Ferrari’s.  The Silicon Valley business they started in 1976 became the best-known Ferrari dealership in the world.

This blog tells the story of Ferrari of Los Gatos and corresponds with a book that is a work in progress. If you have a Ferrari of Los Gatos memory, please share it here.

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Below you’ll find the first post to start the Ferrari of Los Gatos story.

FLASHBACK: How do Ferrari Drivers Avoid the Police

Rueben picked up and delivered cars for Ferrari of Los Gatos. He was there every day when the business opened and when it closed. If he wasn’t at the dealership, he was on the road driving one of the fastest cars in the world. The Ferrari Daytona’s and Spyder’s he drove had 12-cylinder engines and […]

The Unbelievable Story of the Oldest Ferrari

The oldest Ferrari with an undisputed pedigree in existence today is Serial Number 002C. The second Ferrari 159 model built in 1947, it was rebuilt in 1948 as a Ferrari 166 Spyder Corsa and is currently the oldest remaining Ferrari. Story by Pete Vack, Photos by Alan Boe unless otherwise noted The 1947 Ferrari […]