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Old 15th September 2004, 00:38   #1
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Man people have way too much money..some guy on here I saw has 65 of them...even ralph Lauren is in it..with 15..but this guys didnt count his enzo which he bought some time back..

65 is insane..

but i didnt go through all of them..so if u find something larger than that..do let us know

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Ok I was just curious...so I sat and read more..till now I have found a guy
Edwin K. Niles with 120 ferraris..now thats insane...
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120 Ferraris??
I wonder how many Sultan of Brunei will be having ?
Any links to Edwins collection?
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Isnt that a waste? I doubt he really enjoys his cars.

I'd rather have just one ferrari (288GTO or the Enzo) and relish it for a lifetime. Get to know it inside out. A Ferrari is such an extreme machine...the more you get to know it, the more you will respect it

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Quote[/b] ]I'd rather have just one ferrari (288GTO or the Enzo) and relish it for a lifetime.


For me even a 355 with Tubis would do nicely.. I'm sure R will agree with me

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Quote[/b] ]I wonder how many Sultan of Brunei will be having ?
Hmm...Say about 400-500 Quite possible.

He's got a collection of around 5000 premium cars. This is what one of the sites have to say abt him.
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Quote[/b] ]His collection includes 8 McLaren F1s, 6 Dauer 962 LMs, the only right-hand-drive CLK-GTR in the world, a pair of Jaguar XJR-15, a Porsche 959, 3 Cizeta V16Ts, a Lamborghini Diablo Jota .... and 5,000 other premium cars. *
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Quote[/b] ]In contrast to the motor show cars, Sultan also has many cars we have never seen and heard, for instance, the Ferrari FX. This is a supercar based on F512M but enclosed with an adventurous-looking body and a button-shift semi-automatic developed by Prodrive, much earlier than the F355 F1. Sultan has 6 such cars.
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Quote[/b] ]6 replicas for the '50s Mercedes 300SL based on today's 500SL but installed with AMG-enhanced 6.0 V8. *
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Quote[/b] ]In the past 15 years, the Royal family has been the most important client to many prestige car specialists. Aston, for example, supplied 200-300 cars during these years. Rolls-Royce even regularly supplied 40-50 cars every year. They have mechanics staying there to serve exclusively the Royal family.
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Quote[/b] ]I wonder how many Sultan of Brunei will be having ?
Hmm...Say about 400-500 Quite possible.

He's got a collection of around 5000 premium cars. This is what one of the sites have to say abt him.
Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] ]His collection includes 8 McLaren F1s, 6 Dauer 962 LMs, the only right-hand-drive CLK-GTR in the world, a pair of Jaguar XJR-15, a Porsche 959, 3 Cizeta V16Ts, a Lamborghini Diablo Jota .... and 5,000 other premium cars. *
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Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] ]In contrast to the motor show cars, Sultan also has many cars we have never seen and heard, for instance, the Ferrari FX. This is a supercar based on F512M but enclosed with an adventurous-looking body and a button-shift semi-automatic developed by Prodrive, much earlier than the F355 F1. Sultan has 6 such cars.
Quote:
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Quote[/b] ]6 replicas for the '50s Mercedes 300SL based on today's 500SL but installed with AMG-enhanced 6.0 V8. *
Quote:
Originally Posted by [b
Quote[/b] ]In the past 15 years, the Royal family has been the most important client to many prestige car specialists. Aston, for example, supplied 200-300 cars during these years. Rolls-Royce even regularly supplied 40-50 cars every year. They have mechanics staying there to serve exclusively the Royal family.
And I think its a waste o fmoney and art..no one should hold soo much of anything..be it money, art or cars...

I think having a lot is great but monopolizing like this is a disgrace and it doesnt come off as a collector but an obsessive disease...anyhow..I hope some one steals those from his collection and sells them around the world..someone needs to pull a "gone in 60 secs" with him, or i hope he goes out of power and then they disolve his priceless collection of things..including cars..i really do hope so..

anyhow..sultan makes me sick..anyhow..i surely do hope that these cars see the day of light and some road atleast once in a year..
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