My Car Quest

December 9, 2023

Archives for October 2011

Another Ferrari 250 GTO Mystery

by Mike - Today I was browsing through old issues of Road & Track and in the August 1963 issue I came across this center spread color picture of a Ferrari 250 GTO racing. The caption on the previous page read "Pedro Rodriguez in the … [Read more...]

What Steve Jobs Did For Us

by Mike - In 1985 we decided to buy our first computer. There was pressure to buy an IBM compatible PC running DOS because that was the computer of choice for most companies and I was an engineering manager in a technology company at the … [Read more...]

Patina – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

by Mike - The definition of patina from the Merriam-Webster Dictionary: |pəˈtēnə|, noun 1 a : a usually green film formed naturally on copper and bronze by long exposure or artificially (as by acids) and often valued aesthetically for … [Read more...]