My Car Quest

August 21, 2019

Event Report: Lake Arrowhead Classic Car and Motorcycle Show

Text and photos by Richard Bartholomew - Just right every time. Car shows come in many types and sizes and they all have a flavor. Some are elegant, some are loud. They can be French wine with world class hyper cars and a classical quartet … [Read more...]

My Car Quest Wins An Award!

by Mike Gulett - I received notice that My Car Quest won an Automotive Heritage Awards Journalism Award - yes this very blog you are reading now. Under the category of Best Heritage Blog or Column My Car Quest won the silver award! The … [Read more...]

Two Aston Martin Shooting Brakes For Auction In Monterey

by Mike Gulett - For years I have liked shooting brakes, even before I knew what a shooting brake was, maybe because as a kid I spent a lot of time in the back seat of American made station wagons, like the Mercury Colony Park. We had dogs so … [Read more...]

2020 Corvette: Yes Virginia, There is a 2020 Corvette Convertible

And, surprise, surprise, it’s a hardtop convertible. by Wallace Wyss - I don’t know why I thought they would do a soft top. But let’s face it, soft top (colloquially known as ragtops) cars are history. Automakers keep offering them, … [Read more...]

UPDATE: The Hino (BRE) Samurai Race Car – Lost But Not Forgotten

UPDATE: The Hino (BRE) Samurai Race Car has been found in storage in Southern California for the benefit of the owner in Japan. The person who has this race car in storage contacted me more the one year ago and wrote this, Hello  Michael, I … [Read more...]

A Rare Ford Powered OSI Is Up For Auction During Monterey Car Week

by Mike Gulett - 1967 OSI 20M TS This lovely Italian car powered by Ford is up for auction during Monterey Car Week at the Bonhams auction at the Quail Lodge in Carmel. I do not remember seeing one of these up for auction before. … [Read more...]