My Car Quest

May 22, 2018

I Want A New Drug

by Mike - Some of my friends were surprised when I sold my Bizzarrini GT 5300 and two Iso Grifos over the past few years and bought a Lamborghini Espada. I also have had Aston Martins, Porsche 911s, Ferraris, Alfa Romeo, Bentleys and other … [Read more...]

Tom Wolfe: RIP – A Great American Writer

by Wallace Wyss - Tom Wolfe died, at age 88, a few days ago. He will be remembered in car collecting circles for his lively writing about cars, though cars were actually never his main interest; I would say it was art. He was a Yale … [Read more...]

Orange County Panteras Palooza Meet – May 6, 2018

by Wallace Wyss - OK, I get it. Finally. What do I get? I get it what Pantera owners are doing. I talk about it in a book review of the book Extreme Panteras, but want to re-iterate my change of mind. I used to be against … [Read more...]

Book Review: Extreme Panteras

Review by Wallace Wyss - Title: Extreme Panteras Authors: David and Linda Adler Foreward by Tom Tjaarda Binding: Hardbound Format: Horizontal Size: 11” x 8.5” Length: 304 pg. Price: $89.95 Publisher: Adler … [Read more...]

The Nissan Silvia CSP311 Sports Car

by Mike - In a comment on my sentimental things from the past post, Wayne Watkins from Australia mentioned his Nissan Silvia CSP311. What is a Nissan Silvia CSP311 you ask? That was my question too. Wayne sent in some photos of his Nissan Silvia … [Read more...]

The Lamborghini Espada and Islero Are 50 Years Old!

by Mike - If you attend many car shows this year you are likely to see more Lamborghini Espadas and Isleros than normal because both are being celebrated for their 50th anniversary. Espada Introduced in 1967, and produced from 1968 to … [Read more...]

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