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Old 6th January 2009, 19:13   #31
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Thats a fantastic garage he has. wonder how many such SULTANs are there?? Any idea guys???
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Old 7th January 2009, 00:39   #32
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one Insane collector is one of the member of royal family of UAE, most famously known as Rainbow Sheikh.

He has ordered merc in 7 colors of rainbow, hence his nickname. He has copy of same car in different sizes. One of them is Dodge Powerwagon, with whole flat built in it, No! not just usual motor home but actually flat with balcony etc.

His office is a huge globe, hauled by a custom built Tractor trailor.

I did request some members from Dubai to post the images, as his collection was made public, sometimes last year.
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Yup, the whole thing came up on Jeremy Clarkson's Motorworld some years back. The first vehicle the sheikh owned was a Dodge pickup, so he got a huge custom built Dodge pickup which has a two storey apartment inside it !!! He used it during his oil exploration days it seems.

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Man, he has soo many of them. Can I borrow one?

If not, atleast steal a corvette?
If you want to steal, what not Buggati man; Dream big dude
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shucks! He doesnt have a M800!
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He dosent have a Zonda.
maybe hes using Zonda on that particular day
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SirAlec - i had seen it on Travel n living. Must say he had quite a collection.
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Out of curiousity, how did he make his millions?
Dont worry friend, you'll get there. :-)
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He dosent have a Zonda.
Or a Koenigsegg.
Infact iv rarely seen a Supercar/Exotics collector having a Koenig in his garage ,i wonder whats the reason.
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First off, thank you V12 for linking my site. I'm glad so many people from around the world have enjoyed viewing the collection, and living a little vicariously through these photos.

There are even more cars today than there were just a few short months ago when some of these photos were taken. It truly is an honor to be in and around these cars on a regular basis; in many ways, part of a dream come true! I met the owner at a grocery store years ago when he had only 13 cars; and he had just found a better storage facility to house them.

Yes, he does drive the cars; however, with only 9 months per year having conditions that permit spirited driving in these supercars does limit the miles traversed per car, as does the sheer quantity of cars.

It was quite the event when he first drove the Reventon home on it's maiden voyage across most of metro Detroit; even driving down the fabled Woodward Ave. before heading to the warehouse. We've done several convoy's with the Ferrari Club, and even the factory sponsored Running of the Bulls in California.

Since it is winter, several cars recieve snow tread; the Audi RS4, Nissan GTR R35, one of the AWD 911's, the Cayenne Turbo GTS, and some of the other family cars.

I'll be happy to answer any questions regarding the collection, except for who the owner is.

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Isaac, 2 questions -- if you can answer them:

1. What does this guy do for a living?!

2. What are the first three cars on the left here?


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Those look like Early Corvettes to me!
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The styling is similar, but those are modern cars.
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The styling is similar, but those are modern cars.
I doubt. There is a rule against having protruding bumpers. And this car clearly has two protruding guards. Unless this is a custom made car or something.
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They are AAT Commemorative Corvettes (Advanced Automotive Technologies; the owner of the company was a former GM/ Buick designer. He now works on his own projects, as well as prototyping for both domestic, and foreign OEM's. ) . They have elements of the 1st Gen. Corvette, while being built on a 5th Generation Corvette. There are over 150 of them made to date.

He also has CRC C2 style remakes... they are made considerably differently; with one of them very hot-rodded.

He used to be involved in real estate, and lucked out when a larger public company bought him out at the peak of the market. He was involved in a lot of other businesses; but for all intents and purposes, he is now retired from that.
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