My Car Quest

September 21, 2017

Unrequited Love: Bizzarrini Spyder

by Wallace Wyss - Way back in the last century, I worked at an ad agency writing ads for Chevys. My superior, Dick Wingersen, owned a Corvette and had it serviced at a place called The Vette Shop. One day Dick tells me “Ya oughta go over to … [Read more...]

The Bizzarrini Class At Pebble Beach Was Awesome – Part 1

by Mike - Regular readers of My Car Quest know I am a big fan of all things Bizzarrini and Iso. Look at the top of this page and you will see my former Bizzarrini GT 5300 Strada. This year the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance included a very … [Read more...]

Monterey Car Week – One Man’s Story

by Wallace Wyss - all photos by Mike Gulett Every man’s Monterey car week is different. I go there not just as an historian and a photographer and fine artist but just because I love cars and these are the best cars I can see in America, (hey, … [Read more...]

Pebble Beach In The Morning

by Mike - I went to Pebble Beach early today for the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. I had to see the Bizzarrini class and the Ford GT40 assembly. The weather was excellent for a car show - overcast, cool and no smoke from the … [Read more...]

Golden Oldies – Engineers, Cars And Music

by Mike - Giotto Bizzarrini will turn 90 on June 6. Below is a video celebrating some of his creations. Play the video on full screen and turn up the sound. The music does not interrupt the engine sounds. Happy … [Read more...]

The Bizzarrini P538 – An Unfulfilled Potential

by Mike - The Bizzarrini P538 is a mid-engine topless race car with a tubular steel chassis covered by a fiberglass body. This is a stunning car in person, however, it did not have a successful race career. Originally introduced in late 1965 … [Read more...]

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