Ferrari in the living room
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PHOTOS: Garage dispute

Ferrari in the living room
Holger Schubert’s Ferrari 512 BBi “Boxer” is parked in the living room of his Brentwood home. Last year the garage won Architectural Digest magazine’s Design Driven contest. (Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times)
Conversation piece
The garage is equipped with a hydraulic ramp in the floor that lifts the nose of the Ferrari. Holger coasts back out of the garage and starts the car in his driveway. (Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times)
Point of contention
Holger Schubert stands below the third-story bridge that leads to his parking space. Neighbors say the elevated bridge violates city codes. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
A novel idea
Schubert backs the Ferrari across the bridge and into Tigertail Road in Brentwood. (Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times)
Design winner
“I wanted to create a backdrop for the car as a piece of art,” Schubert said last year after winning the architectural magazine’s contest. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
William Burnside, third from right, is joined by other Brentwood neighbors at a meeting of the West Los Angeles Area Planning Commission. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Planning meeting
Schubert and his wife, Yuriko, listen Wednesday as neighbors voice their opposition to construction of the Schuberts’ garage. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)