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    My guess would be minor impact on 570S prices,...

    My guess would be minor impact on 570S prices, not much on 720S.
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    I was not. No one was actually. It was all done...

    I was not. No one was actually. It was all done virtually. My impressions: https://karenable.com/the-new-mclaren-artura-1st-impressions/

    and this is a much better video ...
  3. I had a Miata (MX5) a few years ago in the UK. ...

    I had a Miata (MX5) a few years ago in the UK. Got crap from some kid at a gas station about it. He asked if my other car was a Volvo. I told him it was a Ferrari F40. End of discussion.
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    Overall I would tend to agree. I think they got...

    Overall I would tend to agree. I think they got a lot right with the Artura.

    I did a short blog on my 1st Impressions: https://karenable.com/the-new-mclaren-artura-1st-impressions/
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    I wasn't at the launch, wrong side of the...

    I wasn't at the launch, wrong side of the Atlantic. Not thrilled about the missing two cylinders but that does seem the direction everyone is going in.

    Here's a better video:
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  6. Should be a Q2 2021 delivery. They are just...

    Should be a Q2 2021 delivery. They are just starting production.
  7. SCG004S - and I have one on order.

    SCG004S - and I have one on order.
  8. Thread: Tesla Motors

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    I certainly cant get my head around the valuation...

    I certainly cant get my head around the valuation either. I went through the analyst call and a lot of the claims are hard to reconcile. For example, in the call Musk states: “we do think that we...
  9. Got call on the Roma, I will add that one to my...

    Got call on the Roma, I will add that one to my list.
  10. What new cars are you looking forward to driving in 2021?

    What new cars are you looking forward to driving this year?

    My top 5 - McLaren 765LT. McLaren Artura, Ferrari 812 GTS, SCG004S, & C8 Corvette
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    I don't tend to buy American cars. SCG 004S will...

    I don't tend to buy American cars. SCG 004S will only be the 2nd I've owned. First was a Mosler MT900S.
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    Yes, SCG 004S and a McLaren 765LT Spider
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    Working on it. Hope to have two more spaces...

    Working on it. Hope to have two more spaces ready shortly.
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    Discerning is a term I would use.

    Discerning is a term I would use.
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    Explanation on the name: "Karenable is a term our...

    Explanation on the name: "Karenable is a term our children invented to decide if a hotel or restaurant would meet Mrs SSO’s (aka Karen) standards. When planning different trips and vacations, the...
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    F40 ownership is a whole different experience. ...

    F40 ownership is a whole different experience. They are 25+ year old cars now and need lots of TLC to stay in great running condition.

    FF/Lusso is a pretty capable car but I wouldn't want to...
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    I don't know of any owners that truly don't care...

    I don't know of any owners that truly don't care about what they have invested in there garages, the running costs etc and this includes a few very wealthy individuals. While they may not be buying...
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    If they are still pretty small, you can always...

    If they are still pretty small, you can always drop them in the back of a 911.

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    My wife's Maserati Granturismo is also has complete immunity to any Use Case discussions.
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    That sounds like a tough brief to fill. GT that...

    That sounds like a tough brief to fill. GT that will eventually be good on a track. A Ferrari F12 might work but will not be cheap to run. I'd also give a 997.2 GT3 a look.

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    The Use Case Rule

    I've been having a number of discussions with a friend on different potential acquisitions this year and how they fit under a Use Case Theory. Its killed a few acquisitions that I might have made in...
  21. It had rust.

    It had rust.
  22. The Alfa 75 I owned in the early 90s came...

    The Alfa 75 I owned in the early 90s came "pre-rusted" direct from the factory.
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    I did a 360 in an Atom at Goodwood right in front...

    I did a 360 in an Atom at Goodwood right in front of the pits in the rain. Just kept on going like nothing happened. Think my passenger might have had an accident though.....
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    Depends on the country.

    Depends on the country.
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    Hairiest Moments

    Recently had a discussion with another hard core car enthusiast which devolved into a discussion on the hairiest moments each of us have had in different Ferraris, McLarens, & Porsche's over the...
  26. I started buying cars when I was 3 years...

    I started buying cars when I was 3 years old:angel:
  27. I have owned two late 80s/early 90s Alfas and...

    I have owned two late 80s/early 90s Alfas and acquired them when new. While some of the engineering was pretty interesting, the build quality was beyond atrocious.
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    The Bahrain's have pretty deep pockets.

    The Bahrain's have pretty deep pockets.
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    I've daily-ed my 650S Spider for over five years...

    I've daily-ed my 650S Spider for over five years now. Car has been brilliant and completely reliable. https://karenable.com/mclaren-650s-spider-5-years-as-my-daily-driver/ 675LT is more of a...
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    FFs & F12s are a pretty hard sell in the US as...

    FFs & F12s are a pretty hard sell in the US as well. Neither is at the bottom of the depreciation curve yet. F12s are tempting though, great engine.

    Of the McLaren's, have you looked at a 675LT?...
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    No, I believe it was Ferrari who walked. Which...

    No, I believe it was Ferrari who walked.

    Which models are you looks at?
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    Trust me, you never escape Ferraris cash claws. ...

    Trust me, you never escape Ferraris cash claws. Im having the F40s engine rebuilt by a specialist right now but a lot of the parts still come at a huge premium from Ferrari.

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    I know the dealer principle at Pfaff in Toronto. ...

    I know the dealer principle at Pfaff in Toronto. Let me know if you want an introduction.

    On Ferrari, in my experience no one is better at removing cash from your wallet than Ferrari.
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    A customer like yourself is very important to...

    A customer like yourself is very important to McLaren (per their management). The issue has been some of the dealers and poor PR the they haven't responded to quickly enough.

    On...
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    Hard to say on Bugatti as they have been part of...

    Hard to say on Bugatti as they have been part of VW. Pagani, Koenigsegg, & Ruf are all profitable these days. Its the some of the other minor manufacturers that really struggle:...
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    Not necessarily on the losses. Ferrari is, and...

    Not necessarily on the losses. Ferrari is, and has been for quite a while, very profitable. In fact Ferrari's market is higher than Fords https://karenable.com/ferraris-q3-2020-results/. Pagani is...
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    McLaren's Q3 Results & 2021 Outlook

    I just did an analysis of McLaren's Q3 results and 2021 outlook.

    https://karenable.com/mclarens-q3-2020-results/


    Comments? Do you think they will make it?
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    Unfortunate development. Site was set up and...

    Unfortunate development. Site was set up and named long before the "Karen" thing emerged.

    I did think of renaming it but that would be another major undertaking.
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    Mercedes will likely end up owning a controlling...

    Mercedes will likely end up owning a controlling shareholding in Aston Martin in the next ten years, without even paying for it.

    https://karenable.com/aston-martins-mercedes-deal-q3-2020-results/
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    For offroad, Id get a SCG Boot

    For offroad, Id get a SCG Boot
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