One of his most noteworthy pursuits is his incredible car collection. Actually, “car collection” may be misleading. “It’s all the same car,” he told us with a laugh, gesturing to a model of a Porsche 914, the failed VW collaboration. “Just different colors.” He has five. So far.
Crafted on the 917 racing chassis, the built-by-VW car was supposed to be “the Porsche for everybody,” he says, “but for the Volkswagen people, it was too expensive, to the Porsche people, it was a Volkswagen.” Then why bring it back now?