My Car Quest

March 23, 2023

Archives for July 2011

Fiat Dino Spider – The Overlooked Classic?

by Mike -  The Fiat Dino Spider was introduced at the Turin Motor Show in 1966 and the Fiat Dino Coupe was introduced at the Geneva Motor Show in 1967. The V6 engine was a Ferrari design with a 2-liter displacement producing 158 hp using a … [Read more...]

Mogulaire Concours d’Elegance – July 23, 2011

by Mike -  This was the first year for the Mogulaire Concours d'Elegance and I suspect that it may be the last year. The general admission fee was $100 or 69 Euros, 61 pounds sterling, 11,505 Icelandic Krona, (I have friends visiting from Iceland … [Read more...]

Dino 246 GT – Only 6 Cylinders!

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Fun In The Sun!

by Mike -  We attended a car show yesterday in Los Gatos, California that turned out much better than I had expected. It was called "European Style meets American Classic", was hosted by Aldo Maresca and John Scalmanini and was a … [Read more...]

Hudson Hornet – A Classic, Near Original

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Convertibles At The Marina

by Mike -  This past weekend we went to a car show at the Marin Yacht Club. It was a small and friendly show. There were some interesting cars, I liked these convertibles. 1956 Chrysler New Yorker Ford … [Read more...]