My Car Quest

April 26, 2019

How To Pronounce Porsche

by Mike - Does it make your ears hurt when you hear someone mispronounce a car name? One of the most popular sports cars in history, Porsche, has suffered from years of having its name mispronounced. This is perpetuated by movies and TV shows … [Read more...]

Porsche Claims Ownership Of One Of My Images

by Mike - Sometimes it is a pain to be on the leading edge of the digital evolution. Porsche claims, “to be the owner or licensee of related intellectual property” (referring to the image shown here) which is an outrageous claim. It seems that … [Read more...]

Porsche’s Italian Adventure – The Porsche 356 Abarth Carrera GT/L

by Wallace Wyss - The Porsche family were Austrians. They were doing pretty well developing race cars in the early ‘50s, especially the mid-engined Porsche 550 Spyder, but it bothered them that a fellow Austrian, Carlo Abarth, working in Italy, … [Read more...]

Porsche 356 Zagato Carrera Speedster

by Mike - There is a rare Porsche for sale on Bring a Trailer, where they write, "This is the sixth of nine Carrera Speedsters built by Zagato in 2015 and 2016 using Porsche 356 donor cars." Wallace Wyss wrote here on My Car Quest about … [Read more...]

California Festival Of Speed With Porsches!

Porsche, Porsche, Porsche - three days of racing in Fontana California Text and photos by Richard Bartholomew - The seventeenth annual California Festival of Speed is a three day rain or shine event that brings together Porsches en … [Read more...]

Interesting Collector Cars For Less Than $50k USD – Porsche 914 2.0

by Mike - The latest in our series of the under $50,000 collector car is the Porsche 914 2.0 model. There are other 914 models that will cost less and some that will cost more. I think the 2.0 version is just right. Porsche 914 2.0 A … [Read more...]