My Car Quest

August 16, 2018

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...]

Hood Scoops – Car Art With A Purpose

by Mike - A hood scoop allows air to flow into the engine compartment either to help cool the engine or to deliver cooler air to the engine air intake which can improve performance because cooler air is denser than warmer air. And engines like … [Read more...]

The Winningest Ferrari Race Car – John von Neumann’s Ferrari Hot Rod

by Mike - Road & Track wrote in December 1957, The Ferrari TRC-2500 is without a doubt the most sensationally performing sports car we have ever tested – and we have tested more sports cars than any one person or organization that we know … [Read more...]

Photos From The 2013 The Quail, A Motor Sport Gathering

by Mike - We all can't go to all the great events around the world. Here are some photos from an event you may have missed last year. My thanks to Geoffrey Horton for sending these photos from the The 2013 The Quail, A Motor Sport … [Read more...]

My Questions About Classic Car Prices And Market Trends

by Mike - Why questions about classic cars prices? They are going up and everyone is happy - right? Yeah, but what if I wanted a Ferrari 250 GTO and only had $20 million to spend? Nope, that won't do it. It now takes upwards of $30 million to … [Read more...]

Rare Pictures

by Mike - A Ferrari Testa Rosa, just look at those fenders and that nose! A Bizzarrini GT 5300 wheel is made of magnesium because of the light weight. This material is no longer used due to safety concerns, it can be highly flammable. A … [Read more...]

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