My Car Quest

June 17, 2019

Iso, Iso Grifo, Iso Rivolta, Iso Lele, Iso Fidia, Iso Rivolta A3/C

Iso Fidia: For One Shining Moment, The Fastest Four Doors In The World

by Wallace Wyss - Iso was an Italian automaker which sprang from making refrigerators to making small city cars (the Isetta) to making luxury GT cars, the first the Rivolta GT. The first Rivolta four seater was designed by wunderkind … [Read more...]

The Iso Lele – The Last Iso GT

This year is the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the Iso Lele - the last car designed by Iso. A version of this article was first published in September 2015. by Mike - The Iso Lele was the replacement for the aging Rivolta GT … [Read more...]

Iso Grifo For Sale

1973 Iso Grifo Series II Coupé - For Sale Make: Iso Model: Grifo Series II Year: 1973 Chassis number: GL 310395 Exterior: Red Interior: Tan Engine: Ford 351 cid (5.8-liter) Cleveland V8 Transmission: automatic Factory Air Conditioning … [Read more...]

Prototype And Production – A Few Differences For The Iso Grifo

The Iso Grifo A3/L Prototype sold in Scottsdale at the Gooding January 2018 auction for $1,760,000. Gooding also has an early Iso Grifo (No. 009) coming up for auction in Monterey. The estimate is: $500,000 - $600,000. I thought some of you might … [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...]

Iso Grifo Hood Scoop – The Most Unusual Ever

by Mike - In the last post about hood scoop car art I did not mention the Iso Grifo hood scoop designed for the big block engines because I was planning a separate post for the most unusual, and most famous hood scoop in the classic car … [Read more...]