My Car Quest

August 26, 2019

Archives for September 2011

Iso Car Literature – The Book

by Mike - This new book contains a collection of rare Iso car literature reproductions including: Iso Grifo, Iso Rivolta GT, Iso Lele, Iso Fidia and Isetta. This book has nearly 100 images and a brief history of Iso. This paper back book is 8.5 … [Read more...]

Iso Grifo For Sale – A Forest Find

by Mike - This new US eBay listing for a 1967 Iso Grifo GL 350 Coupe is also listed on eBay in the UK. The sub-heading is 1967 ISO GRIFO serial-vin-CHASSIS # GL * 730143 * Found 40 + years 1 owner. This is technically not a barn find … [Read more...]

Unexpected Memories – Ferrari 250 GTO

by Mike - It is such a terrific moment when someone unexpectedly gives you a gift of a memory forgotten. Today I am talking about photos of Stephen Mitchell's Ferrari 250 GTO. The photos were taken and saved all of these years by Larry … [Read more...]

Ariel Atom – A Motorcycle With Four Wheels

by Mike - I wanted an Ariel Atom so bad once that I bid on one on eBay and eventually lost. My wife does not know that but now she does because she reads My Car Quest everyday. The Ariel Atom to me is a motorcycle with four wheels - and thus … [Read more...]

Why Do We Like Classic And Exotic Cars So Much?

by Mike - When someone asked Willie Nelson why he took up the guitar and joined a band he replied "to get the girls". I wanted to be this guy below with the Triumph Spitfire so I bought a TR6, above. Is there some of this Willie … [Read more...]

Ferrari 250 GTO Pictures

by Mike - Here are some great pictures from the recent Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance where the Ferrari 250 GTO was featured. Photos by Drew Phillips. Driving down Scenic Drive in Carmel-by-the-Sea Some of my other articles on … [Read more...]