My Car Quest

June 19, 2018

Racecar Blog

The Ferrari 250 GTO Mystery Is Solved

With the recent news of a Ferrari 250 GTO selling for $70 million USD it started me thinking of other stories published here about the Ferrari icon, the 250 GTO. Here is a favorite. This is a slightly updated re-post of an article originally … [Read more...]

The BMW Wedge

by Mike - Spring is here - I know this may seem hard to believe if you live on the US East Coast but it is true. This means car events are here and one of the best is the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance and the auctions that surround this great … [Read more...]

The Hidden Ferrari

Turns out this purebred Ferrari race car was hiding in Plain Sight under a Porsche race car body... by Wallace Wyss - Now back when I first noticed Ferraris in the Sixties, I barely knew the different models, like 250 LM but they were … [Read more...]

Drogo Ferrari 250 GT

by Mike - In the post, More Classic Car Photos From Padova, Italy, Herbert Putz sent in photos of a beautiful blue Drogo Ferrari. This motivated Stephen Mitchell to comment "The blue Drogo is a fascinating car with a mix of GTO themes and … [Read more...]

Book Review: Shelby American Up Close and Behind the Scenes

Book Review by Wallace Wyss - Title: Shelby American Up Close and Behind the Scenes: The Venice Years 1962-1965 (2017) Author: Dave Friedman Hardcover: 240 pages Publisher: Motorbooks First edition: (September 12, 2017) Language: … [Read more...]

Dan Gurney Has Died

The great Dan Gurney has died. You can read more about Dan Gurney's career here. The article below was originally posted in April 2011 under the title, Dan Gurney - A Man Of Many Firsts by Mike - Dan Gurney is an American … [Read more...]

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