Yes, this counts as a unicorn, even though I have seen 3 or 4 others in the flesh, as far back as 2007. The split between flashy and bleh is actually even. For a Porsche model, that is pretty great to see so many in real colors
FULL DSCLOSURE: I am predisposed to love this car. It has everything: an Aston Martin pedigree, a V12, and a Zagato fusion of DB7 and Vanquish faces.
I don’t care that I can see some Jaguar blood in that gorgeous low-slung nose. I don’t care that the trunk is virtually pointless. I actually like the coupe better than the topless version.
Before Saturday, I had only seen this in magazines or in a Vegas museum. Even if it’s a trailer queen, it’s still glorious to see it out in the daylight, in the flesh.Continue reading
This is number two (we think) of as many as five[?].
Evidently one of six in the world. $2 million to commission, give or take