Inside Miami’s Luxury Car Hustle: Fake It ‘Til You Make It

Inside Miami’s Luxury Car Hustle: Fake It ‘Til You Make It


You think of Miami you think of fast cars flashy jewelry in the clubs, you know
The routine is is to show off to stunts and they just want to show their ass that’s what it is
Look at me look at me. Look at me.My industry survives on strives on that lives off that
Car business in general is a tough business
so the car rental business even more so .Anybody that finds out that you can make money and drive a Ferrari I
Mean they’re diving in to hit first
There’s so many real celebrities out here. Everybody wants to be a celebrity
You know I’m saying so you get a little lambo will get a little Ferrari people
Look at you, you know people go crazy with celebrity I’m saying who’s down wonderful that is you know money attracts money, man. And
That’s the lifestyle period you know, I mean if you don’t got it, you gonna act like you got it
The game is finessed everybody in this room has lied one time in their life
Well, I just fuckin I just fuckin told you but he always liked that stupid oh you waste time doing that
Dougie we paid Maddie because Maddie took care of it. He’s the one that stole them from them
So we’re paying it technically they’re not is any more
Did we get paid technically till we get $1,000 for a wreath or four days are they go where you going?
So this is it one of the only companies out here with an actual showroom, we’re not just in a warehouse
Got every toy you can think of starting with the rolls-royce Wraith one of our most popular cars
Take you guys down to the 488 one of our newest cars and one of the nicest cars in the fleet. Boom
2018 488 spider
almost a $400,000 window and
If you came to spend the real money, this is what it looks like
You know
If you come to the city visit Miami Beach and you see a car on the road most likely it came from here
So we cater to just about anybody and everybody here athletes music artists producers
And then just your guys from your neighborhood blocks that want to come stun in Miami. I
Want to give a shout out to Instagram as a matter of fact, I think if it wasn’t for Instagram
We probably wouldn’t be as busy as we are today
But I mean when you come to Miami, you got a you got a snap you got to post a picture
Sometimes sitting on the damn car, which I hate be more creative. Everybody can sit on the car. Take a picture get creative
I don’t know, you know, but yeah, thanks Instagram. We do a lot of business
I mean the culture it is what is that? You can’t come to Miami and say you were in Miami
Unless you drove a Lambo a Rory a Rolls Royce
I mean, it’s like going to the golf course everybody got to get a cough card, you know
But we definitely understand our clients and that’s just where it’s at today, you know
These guys rap about the Bentley truck now the belly truck is my most popular car. Is that easy?
You know, we know what our competitors
Do we know who our competitors are?
Not everybody’s playing
Everybody’s playing fair. And like I said last year and a half the business has grown
so
We’re kind of able to
Not worry about what everybody else is doing
But yeah
There’s definitely some competitors out there and guys that are in the business
that probably shouldn’t be in the business or just not doing the business right a
Lot of these artists a lot of people man they all do something to
Stay up to 8:00 in the morning and then start it all over again I’m saying
All of it, though
You know, we about to go out I better go have some fun
Go me to meet up with a couple of my clients and shit, bro. And
you know just
This is the time that miami turns up
When I am this is this just started long as night boy ain’t even start yet. I got one minute of sleep
One minute, you know i’m saying like if you’re gonna get it, you got to work real real hard to get it, you know
I’m, no sleep fine, you know a couple days. No, sleep whatever candy today. That’s fine
boom
You know i’m only money money over everything money is the motivation
Period if I have 32 cars and thirty of them don’t go out the whole day. I don’t feel right
You know
I’m gonna go out there and do what I got to do if I have his hand to hand if it’s face to face yo
What’s up, man? You know I
Because cars out here will it will forever be that’s Miami
This is what we work for man, you know, I’m saying like
I’m 23 years old if they would have told me two years ago
I’d be sitting in a Lambo let alone owning one. I would have laughed at you
The cars came out of nowhere never was I ever thinking about
Lamborghinis and Ferraris, I always saw them, but it wasn’t I
Know he’s way out of my range. I know I’ll never drive a car like that. Let alone own a car like that and then
It was somebody’s birthday or something like that and I called somebody and I said hey, man
what does it cost to rent one of these came all the way down to Miami to pick the car up and
People just went nuts. It’s like I was a real celebrity. It wasn’t readily rose a drug
I’m like damn like this is awesome. This is awesome. So as much as I could I’m writing out random Mountain renting them out
I started taking pictures posting them once I started taking pictures. I was getting hit up a man
Yo, you know nice car. Where can I get a car like that? And then I
Started making money Oh cuz I started subleasing him
I would rent a car and I would bring it to somebody else because they couldn’t rent it
And then I would charge him a lot more
So it was a nice little side hustle at the time cuz I’m like, all right, cool. I saved up
Nine hundred and eighty thousand dollars between me my brother and my other partner I got that nine hundred thousand dollars from music
club promotions drugs
hustled
My company down here in Miami is South Beach exotics. I own 50% I partner with a private
Person to help me ensure the cars
Really my thing is when they come into town
They come to me because I’m not dude. I look out
You know I’m saying I’m not dude that oh, what’s up though? You know the insurance ain’t good. All right, man
I’m gonna take that risk that nobody else would take
It’s a facade man, it’s a facade people come down here spend thousands of dollars just to be seen and notice, you know
people want to feel what it feels like to be a millionaire for a day, you know, and I just applied in
Miami’s fall a lot of fakes, you know, I already like talking down on anybody
But it’s full of a lot of a lot of people that say they they do what they don’t you know
We got I just got called last minute to pull up at the video shoot so they’re shooting a little music video
Shit like this happen all the time sometimes, you know, I get to call my boy called me yo wassup man
You don’t pull up. Sometimes it’s sketchy and in the middle of
nowhere, but
it is what it is money talks bullshit walks and
Sometimes you pull up on people that I actually got a decent amount of followers a decent amount of clout
I mean the cars and the music go hand-in-hand so, you know
And then he becomes a potential client and boom added to my clientele. I
Always wanted to do music. I started as a rapper and that kind of picked up down here
I was kind of like a childhood star for a while. I got signed to Interscope
I got signed to them. I was signing in for about three years. I got shelved
I’m signing what we do best, which is a DJ calles label
Producer production I recorded a couple real big Grammy award-winning songs and
I’m signed a non-disclosure. So I guess I can talk about mean I’m allowed to talk about what I produce right?
Yeah, yeah, yeah
well, uh, I
Got I got paid really good in the beginning. I got paid really good as the label grew and
Got a lot more exposure. They just hired new people. I guess not that they were better than me. Just that
I’m used when they need me
The money that I have now now is all up cars
everything that I have now, every dollar I make now is all off cars since 2015 I’ve made about
four point five five million dollars just off exotic cars
Running to celebrities running to regular people pulling up two music videos
We’ve done videos
with every pretty much every rapper you can think of I
want you to meet the second man our
In-house photographer I call him the shooter
Matt’s kind of a dick in the office. So he kind of gets along with the rap artists
So for that reason, I think they understand each other
I kind of do have that reputation as being the one that has the most attitude here
And then we just doing a late-night pickup and then the car doesn’t make it back to the store
All you have to do is track it and you’ll find it at the local strip club
That’s where he spends most of his kids after-hours. But in his defense, he does meet a lot of people out there he
Socializes the networks while he’s out there
So, you know, he does bring us in some good clients from there to spend money and make money. Yeah, Maddie is the night crawler
Yeah, it’s going out for one day and then the Maserati is um, yeah, it’s just coming back to the office
I don’t know if he’s taking at home or what the funds to doing. I don’t know. I’ll figure it off
All right, so we just got to win would we left his shop? This is where everyone meets up pretty much meeting up
That’s how I first got into the car scene was hanging out with all these guys if it wasn’t for
The regular cards the tuner cars, I would probably never be in this exotic car scene
Yeah, you guys ready?
vamanos
Honestly, I’m not gonna lie erase them I go race cars all the time I mean I
Guess you can say I like speeding
I’ve got in my few shares of tickets in these cars, which is kind of awkward conversation having my boss
Like hey, I got a ticket in the Ferrari
Mm-hmm. Well, yeah, you know how that goes
My boss might hate it
But I take the cars with me to either the strip club or I go to the clubs with some clients
But if I’m not in the car, then they probably won’t take me serious
It’s it’s kind of a lifestyle whether it’s little pump to the your local d-boy in the neighborhood
They see in the car. They want to ask you a question, man. How you driving that car and I don’t lie to them
I told him hey, look, it’s a rental if you want to rent one. Here’s my number
And they just from there there. I got a new client
Yeah, I own this car outright I got in my name in my company’s name
I got about 16 cars in total between everybody all of my partners. We got 32 cars
About to go to listen Jones, they go kick it with a Busta Rhymes along boy kill the links
It’s important for me to come out because our network, you know
I mean a lot of people that I don’t know throw the people I know so
Especially the celebrities and different things the nightlife out here. It’s about how you pull up, you know mean to these clubs
so, you know I say man, if you ever need cars ever need something I
Can do it if I’m out on the street and I run into whoever future little Wayne
Busta Rhymes Kent Jones, whoever I know all of those guys, you know
I know a lot of the people my relation I’m still building a lot and that’s why I go out. I
Go out to network, you know to meet these people
You know where
Dangerous no strangers wanna be famous
Of course people do crazy thing it’s all social media now that’s it social media is the biggest
Bullshit that’s out there. These celebrities are nothing like
What you think they are?
If somebody really wanted to get to know the real me
I
Uh
I’m not a good person, bro. I’m not
Part of it. Yeah, I
Mean this game is a
Lot of it’s fake
With royalty exotics owns this with I
Work with them real close I
Think a lot I make a lot of money for for being 23 years old. Is it all clean money? No
Have I have I robbed a lot of people yeah
Not gunpoint not violently. My mind is something that never stops working
I’ve burned so many good bridges
Being selfish
Do I Drive exotic cars every day? Yes. Do I rent exotic cars out illegally?
Yes, do I get to go and chill with celebrities every day? Yes. Am I a celebrity myself? No
Maybe that’s just what it is. I don’t know. I just wanna be liked still to this day
I’m a nobody and wants to be a somebody I guess
But I’m gonna be a somebody
With or without you guys with or without the world
I’m gonna be successful period and whatever it is I want to do
and I’m sorry, I’m sorry for
For making this harder than it had to be I guess
It’s a very competitive business and sometimes the people that we’re competing against
They shouldn’t even be on the court with us and I know a little bit about that because I didn’t start the business
the way I’m running it today, I
Opened up a dealership first put it ten tag on the car or a dealer tag and sent it on its way
No trackers, but yeah back then I didn’t know what I was doing sending it out
not verifying insurance, you know, I’m not gonna throw Shane or stop anybody from doing it, but there’s definitely guys out there that we see
on their Instagram
You know saw the car rental company and they’re sitting there with four or five cars that they got from
Whoever and they’re trying to build the fleet off, you know, I’d started just like that
So, you know here we are today with was something real. Sometimes you see people get into business for the wrong reasons, but
Can’t blame

100 Replies to “Inside Miami’s Luxury Car Hustle: Fake It ‘Til You Make It”

  1. lol what a sad sad life he must live. "i just want someone to like me"
    if thats the case, stop being a fake. be genuine. be yourself. find new friends, and stop screwing them over.

  2. It probably cost him a lot of money to show us his fake life. It’s also really sad. If you take away “his” expensive car, what’s left? Nothing

  3. "i would bring the car to somebody else because they couldn't rent, and then i would charge a lot more" doesnt make any sense

  4. I was going to search this guy on IG and then I remembered I deleted the app from my phone a few days ago. I still have some withdrawal of it, but to be honest, I can't give less shit about other people's stuff.

  5. The only really celeb who actually flexes and has money and is wealthy is Floyd Mayweather. He has billions in assets producing income. He’s the only flexer that I truly respect.

  6. Desperate for fame niqqa fuvk clout I’ll hide under rock for 5 years give no fuvks hole different breed on soul only God knows💯

  7. THIS DUDE IS ONE OF THE MOST STRAIGHTFORWARD HONEST ON CAMERA THAT I HAVE EVER SEEN.
    I TRULY WISH HE FINDS JEHOVAH GOD TO HELP HIM.
    www.jw.org

  8. Don't lose confidence in yourself. Everyone has a fault. Use what you have to exchange for a happy environment. You are the most successful young man in the world!

  9. Well at least he's halfway there….admitting to doing wrong. Now somebody needs to tell him that he has sinned aganist God and come short of the glory of God. Then believe/trust on the only one that can save him from the Father's everlasting punishment: Jesus Christ and his death on the cross. That's the message we are desperately trying to tell people.

    “But I will forewarn you whom ye shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath killed hath power to cast into hell; yea, I say unto you, Fear him.”
    — Luke 12:5

  10. When you find out that David is actually the same guy the Rental Owner is describing in his story and VICE set this whole thing up to give viewers every angle possible. Crazy…

  11. At least he kept it real around 14:40. "I'm a nobody, but I wanna be somebody" I like that but it's crazy how shit happens for individuals who want that life style

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