My Car Quest

March 28, 2017

Archives for September 2014

Should I Buy A Station Wagon, Estate Car Or Shooting Brake?

by Mike - I spent much of my childhood riding around in the back of a station wagon, known in other parts of the world as an estate car or shooting brake. My parents owned a 1964 Mercury Colony Park station wagon which racked up lots of miles with … [Read more...]

Do You Know The Answers To These Questions?

by Mike - Below are the De Lorean DMC-12, BMW M1 and Lotus Esprit Turbo sitting next to each other at the Hillsborough Concours d'Elegance recently. What do these three cars have in common? 1965 and 1966 Shelby GT350 What is at … [Read more...]

The Collector Car Market Today – Part Two

by Mike - Part One is at this link. Owners of a collector car valued in the $1 million to $5 million USD probably own many cars although maybe only one at $5 million and the individual values may vary quite a bit and go below $1 million for a … [Read more...]

My Thoughts On The Collector Car Market Today – Part One

by Mike - There has been much speculation lately about the health and future prospects of the collector car market. We have seen many records broken consistently over the past few years. The market is not homogenous, however, the very high end … [Read more...]

A Fine Day In Danville At The Concours d’Elegance

by Mike - Yesterday I attended the Danville Concours d'Elegance and it was worth the long drive. I ran into several friends and saw many really terrific cars. Here are some photos and there are more in the slide show … [Read more...]

Old Photos Of The Ferrari Breadvan And Other Ferraris From 1965 or 1966

by Mike - Dave Craddock left a comment on the Ferrari Breadvan Post and said he had pictures of the Breadvan and other Ferrari’s at the Detroit Autorama in the 1965-66 time frame. Gary Wales and Richard Merritt had just brought the cars into the … [Read more...]

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