Pebble Beach: the good, the bad and the pricey
Jason Barlow wanders between $26m Ferraris and RWD Lambos at America’s glitziest car meet
Posted: 18 Aug 2014
California, according to the late Tupac Shakur, knows how to party. It also knows how to look after its cars, and for a week in mid-August the two concepts come together gloriously.
After four days in the Monterey area, it would be easier to list the cars I haven't seen on the roads and car parks. Indeed, at 1am yesterday morning, having enjoyed a few post-RM auction sherberts (the ex-Steve McQueen Ferrari made $10.1m and a 275 GTB/C Speciale an eye-popping $26.4m - the mood was celebratory), I decided it was probably time to call it a day when a Lamborghini Countach 5000S grumbled across an intersection and I thought, ‘meh'.