My Car Quest

February 6, 2016

Racecar Blog

Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti For Sale At Auction

by Mike - Have you missed a big dollar Ferrari auction sale lately? I have and now in Paris on 5 February at the Rétromobile 2016 by Artcurial Motorcars there will be one, if it meets the reserve. This 1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti has … [Read more...]

Determining A Classic Car Value Is Tricky

by Mike - With the Arizona auctions just finished collectors are evaluating the condition of the collector car market and every collector car publication is opining on the subject of classic car value trends. I will likely do so later in the week … [Read more...]

The New Sports Car Market Pocket Price Guide Is Here!

by Mike - This past week I received the latest issue of Sports Car Market Magazine which included the 2016 Print Edition Sports Car Market Pocket Price Guide. I value the Sports Car Market Pocket Price Guide not because of the accuracy … [Read more...]

A Question About The Team Roosevelt Fiat Abarth Racecars

by Mike - I was reading through the April 1966 issue of Road & Track when I found this classified advertisement, below, on page 99. For sale was an Abarth 1000 Bialbero twin-cam, ex- Roosevelt Team car. I do believe there were three Team … [Read more...]

A Trip To The Porsche Museum

by Don Meluzio -                   I recently visited the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart with my son Derek. While we were at the Museum we stopped in the Historical Archive Department to see my friend Jens Torner. You may notice quite often when … [Read more...]

The Cheetah Racecar Should Have Been A Big Success – So What Happened?

by Mike - Bill Thomas created the Cheetah to compete with the Shelby Cobra in 1963 and produced 16 or 17 examples between 1963 and 1965. Thomas had help from Chevrolet in the beginning because they wanted to beat the Ford powered Shelby Cobras at … [Read more...]

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