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Ralph Marano owns Marano & Sons Auto Sales in Garwood New Jersey. For over 35 years he has been in this family owned company, now with two locations, that buys and sells cars, trucks, and sport utility vehicles. Ralph has had a 38-plus year dedication and contribution to the classic car hobby with a special affection for the Packard and Darrin marque. While Packard’s are his first love, his Darrin collection is unique in that Ralph owns a Darrin from every year they were built from 1937 to 1942.
CAREER & LIFE CHALLENGES
Recovering from an automobile accident when Ralph was hit head on by a drunk driver.
Having worked his way through business without a college degree, Ralph now provides scholarships for those young adults who choose a trade school to find their career path.
FIRST SPECIAL VEHICLE
A 1947 Ford
BEST AUTOMOTIVE ADVICE
Take care of your car and do all the regular maintenance.
PARTING WORDS OF ADVICE
Go for what you want. The opportunity is there but you have to make it happen.