Web Motors interviews Bruce Canepa and gives an in-depth visual tour of Canepa’s 70,000 square foot facility.
Mid-August and Monterey means classic car heaven. From the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, there’s no better place on Earth to bathe in the beauty of historic automobiles. Auctions, tours, and shows surround these epic events, but beware; immediate immersion can lead to a full-blown 4-wheel freak out. Because it’s […]
Sunday, July 17th was a special day as our 1960 Mercedes-Benz 300SL won its class, and the Best Open Post-WWII Car perpetual trophy at the 60th Hillsborough Concours d’Elegance. Originally the Mercedes show car at the 1960 Copenhagen International Auto Show, the Roadster underwent a two-year, 4000+ hour restoration at Canepa bringing it back to the condition […]
To say that the 959 was the very best car Porsche could make in the late 1980s is no exaggeration. In fact, it wouldn’t even be a stretch to call it the most technologically advanced car of its time. True, the 959 was based on the bones of the then-aging 911 and still had an […]
Now available in very limited supply is the first annual Canepa calendar. Using original photography of cars that have passed through our doors over the past year. 13″ tall and 17″ wide on heavy art paper. First come, first served while supplies last. Contact [email protected] Cost $25 plus tax/shipping.
Bruce Canepa, 65, is the owner of Scotts Valley, California’s Canepa, a refurbisher of racing icons and street legends. C/D: What do you drive every day? BC: We have so many cars in the system, and I do all the final road testing. Last night I was in a Mercedes 300SL roadster, and tonight I’m driving a […]