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.

“Ford v. Ferrari” Coming to the Big Screen

Enzo Ferrari had an addiction to winning. In 1963, he’d run out of money and needed more. He wanted to win each automobile race he entered and would do anything to make sure he did. That same year, Henry Ford II began looking for a way to launch the first ever Pan European automobile company. […]

The Famous Aloha Shirt is Back after Thirty Years

If you watched television in the 1980s, you might remember the show Magnum P.I. Tom Selleck played private investigator Thomas Magnum and became famous for his mustache and Hawaiian-style aloha shirts. Every episode included scenes of him driving around Hawaii in a red Ferrari 308. A retired US Navy Officer, Magnum lived a luxurious life […]