Cam Ingram is an owner at Road Scholars with locations on the East and West coasts. There he oversees the acquisition, selling, and restoration of historically significant and collectible automobiles, with a focus on Porsche automobiles. They service clients all over the United States and are known for having cars at the top 1% of the market. Cam comes from a family of Porsche enthusiast and his expertise in the marque is unsurpassed. He recently published a fantastic book about Porsche titled Porsche Unexpected; Discoveries in Collecting. It is a wonderful book that he collaborated on with Michael Furman and Randy Leffingwell. I have a copy in my library and I highly recommend it for all automotive enthusiasts and it makes a perfect life time gift for the motorhead in your life.
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“When a man realized his littleness, his greatness can appear.“ – H.G. Wells
Cam and his team got an incredible opportunity to restore a Gmund Coupe for Hans Peter Porsche. However, during this time, the economy had crashed and they were under tremendous financial pressures. Find out what happens with this historic restoration for a member of the Porsche family.
They made the decision to open a second facility on the west coast and they did it in one of the most unlikely places you can imagine. Listen and find out why it was a great choice. And then he discovered another incredibly important ah-ha moment in his business. Listen and learn!
FIRST SPECIAL AUTOMOBILE
1959 Porsche Convertible D that he pulled out of cherry orchard. It had a tree growing through the middle of the body!
BEST AUTOMOTIVE ADVICE
You’re only as good as the last car you sold or restored.
David And Goliath – Malcom Gladwell
The Revs Institute – www.revsinstitute.org
Never stop innovating.
HOW TO FIND CAM
You can find Cam at www.roadscholars.com
Facebook – www.facebook.com/roadscholarscars
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