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    Report: Businessman linked to murder of Porsche tuner Uwe Gemballa arrested

    A Czech billionaire and alleged mobster in South Africa, Radovan Krejcir (seen above on July 24 after he escaped an attempt on his life) was arrested on Friday afternoon on charges of attempted murder and kidnapping, Mail & Guardian reports. It wasn't clear at the time of the arrest what it ...

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    Gemballa moves past founder's murder with 2011 Porsche Cayenne Toronado

    2011 Gemballa Tornado – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Death is an ominous shadow to cast over a company. All the more so when the death in question was not, as the case were, from natural causes. But in the wake of Uwe Gemballa's passing, the company that bears his name appears to ...

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    Report: Uwe Gemballa's killer already tried and found guilty?

    The Uwe Gemballa saga may finally have come to a close with the swift, decisive conviction of his alleged murderer. Just to recap, Gemballa disappeared in February of 2010 and was later found dead this past October. According to reports, Gemballa was working with Radovan Krejcir, a Czech ...

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    Followup: Did Uwe Gemballa die because of a money laundering scheme?

    Uwe Gemballa disappeared in February, 2010. His body wasn't discovered until early October with telltale signs of the foulest play, during which time his eponymous tuning shop had closed and reopened with a new director. Police in South Africa and Germany have the task of piecing together what ...

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    BREAKING: Uwe Gemballa reportedly found murdered in South Africa

    News is coming in that the body of Uwe Gemballa has been found in South Africa. Gemballa was the former CEO of the Porsche tuning company that bears his name. As we reported earlier this year, Mr. Gemballa went missing in February after arriving in South Africa for a business trip. The details ...

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    Gemballa officially reborn with new CEO to replace missing founder

    Gemballa MIG-U1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Gemballa's press conference yesterday announced what was promised: the Gemballa brand is back and headed by Andreas Schwarz. It was Schwarz who took control of the Gemballa name and raised "an investment of millions" with the help of ...

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    Gemballa to hold press conference, re-start imminent?

    Gemballa MIG-U1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Elvis Uwe Gemballa hasn't re-entered the building, but his company will apparently soon come return. The last we heard of Mr. Gemballa, he was still listed as "disappeared" in South Africa, with his mother set up as the sole ...

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    Gemballa reportedly closes up shop, Uwe still missing

    Word out of Germany is that things aren't looking any better for Gemballa. The famed Porsche tuner is well on its way through bankruptcy after founder and CEO Uwe Gemballa suddenly "disappeared" in South Africa back in February. Judging by our less than trusty Google Translator, Auto Bild says ...

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    Where'd Uwe Go? New Gemballa company reportedly formed under mother's name, founder still missing

    This business with Uwe Gemballa just keeps getting sketchier and sketchier with each passing day. And by business, we mean business. The founder and namesake of the Porsche tuning outfit was reported missing a couple of weeks ago upon a trip to South Africa. Initially the news was taken at face ...

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    Report: Euro tuner king Uwe Gemballa missing in South Africa

    Porschephiles and automotive enthusiasts the world over recognize the name Gemballa. The German tuning house has been responsible for some of the most extreme creations on four wheels and has been a well-respected brand for decades. Now reports indicate that Uwe Gemballa, founder and head of the ...


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