My Car Quest

April 24, 2018

Ford’s Stroke of Genius: 1962 Thunderbird Sports Roadster

by Wallace Wyss - I remember being mildly interested in the Ford Thunderbird around ’61 but the trouble was that it was a four seater and I thought: “Why can’t Ford have a two seater like the Corvette?” Which they did from ’55 to ’57 in the … [Read more...]

Lord Lucan’s Escape Rolls Royce Found…

by Wallace Wyss - Image by Richard Bartholomew – A spectacular Roll Royce has come out of storage, confiscated by the storage renters for non-payment of storage fees. The postwar Rolls was believed to be the last vehicle in which a murderer … [Read more...]

Interesting Collector Cars For Less Than $50k USD – Porsche 914 2.0

by Mike - The latest in our series of the under $50,000 collector car is the Porsche 914 2.0 model. There are other 914 models that will cost less and some that will cost more. I think the 2.0 version is just right. Porsche 914 2.0 A … [Read more...]

Analyzing A Design – The Stutz Blackhawk

What makes for a classic look on a retrocar? by Wallace Wyss - The Stutz Blackhawk, created by Virgil Exner Sr. and his son, Virgil Exner Jr., was a retro design put into production when a big player bankrolled the project. The genesis … [Read more...]

A Treasure Found?

Or are we celebrating what is, after all, just drek? by Wallace Wyss - Now, I suppoz, being a Midwestern raised kid, who ate cornflakes and watched Howdy Doody and all that I can’t be blamed for my first love in the car field—custom cars … [Read more...]

My Car Adventure – Lamborghini Gallardo

by Mike - Every since I saw the Lamborghini Gallardo (pronounced ga-yar-doh) for the first time I have wanted one. My desire for a car starts with the looks but the car must be able to back up those looks with performance and technology. The … [Read more...]

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