What pink blooded boy (and even a number of women) won’t cease what they’re doing and stare when any Ferrari goes rolling by? Once I was a teenage boy I’d have all my buddies over and we’d all watch Miami Vice. Sure, as a result of it was an awesome, forward of its time investigative present, however one of many important causes was all of us needed to be Sonny Crocket, if for nothing else, so we may stay in a ship, carry a gun, be surrounded by fairly women, however most significantly, so we may have a white Ferrari Testarossa as our each day driver!Effectively, you can also now have your shot at proudly owning and driving the very Ferrari that Don Johnson utilized in Miami Vice. Full with the Radio Shack like completely mounted cellphone nonetheless in it. How cool is that?
There have been truly two Testarossa’s within the present that got to NBC by Ferrari, after Ferrari sued them for utilizing outdated Corvettes modified to appear like Daytona’s. Not a foul deal for NBC to have Two new Ferrari’s compelled upon you. We must always all be sued like that.Final yr this exact same automotive was on eBay the place the proprietor was asking a whopping $1.75 million. There have been no takers, so now the automotive is again and going to a Mecum Public sale in Monterey, CA. August 13-15. The automotive has solely gathered slightly over 16,000 miles since its delivery and nonetheless exhibits to be in mint situation, with all the right service work full.I feel it will be applicable if Mr. Don Johnson was there himself to public sale it off. Now we have heard no rumors of this, however wouldn’t be shocked if he was on the very least there to shake some palms and signal some autographs for a few of us 50 yr olds.With the worth of no less than this Testarossa, heading north of the unique sticker worth of the automotive in 1986, most of us should be content material to simply watch the public sale on television and reminisce about our teenage years when no less than in our goals, we had been Sonny Crocket.