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Victoria Bruno Is Turning Her Secret Hobby Into a Ferrari Restoration Career

In the “olden” days it might have surprised most people in the collector car world to have a woman enter their hallowed circles who had the same passion as they had, with the same interest in restoring cars and their engines in the identical meticulous way. But, these are different times. Barriers have been knocked down and minds opened to a new era and a new generation of skilled technicians.

…even if parents objected to it.


A New Generation of Technicians at the Cavallino Classic

For 42 years, the Cavallino Classic has been the meeting point for Ferrari devotees from all over the world. This year, among the GTOs, Dinos, and F40s in Palm Beach, there will be a new type of enthusiast at the 32nd Concorso d’Eleganza: three Piston Foundation Scholars who represent the next generation of collector car technicians.


How to Attract Young People to the Crafts and Trades.

The recently released episode of The Spectator’s District Podcast asks an important question: How can we interest youths in the classic crafts and trades of the collector car industry? The Piston Foundation’s Jeff Mason sits down with host Teresa Mull to discuss a myriad of solutions that car enthusiasts, new and old, won’t want to miss.

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