DeTomaso: The Supercar Designer Who Befriended Dictators - Past Gas #59
Added on 1 Nov 2020
Today on Past Gas, the story of Alejandro de Tomaso, a car-making wheeler-dealer who rubbed elbows with Che Guevera and Elvis Presley. How did this Argentinean playboy build some of the most memorable supercars in auto history, save Maserati from extinction, and survive countless business flops? Was de Tomaso a genius, or a failure? A genius or con man? The answer might be all of the above.