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Archives for January 2012

Interesting Comment On “The Ferrari 250 GTO Mystery Is Solved”

by Mike - Many of you may not have seen this comment below, I think it is worth reading. Comment by L Sebring on The Ferrari 250 GTO Mystery Is Solved I attended that race (1963 Daytona Continental) on my 13th birthday. I lived near Daytona at … [Read more...]

2012 Cavallino Classic Pictures And Video

by Mike - The distinct blue and yellow colors of this Ferrari 250 GTO reflect its Swedish racing heritage dating back to the 1960s. Swedish racing driver Ulf Norinder owned the car from 1963-1971, racing the car at the Targa Florio, Monza, … [Read more...]

The Purple Iso Grifo Sets A New World Record At Auction

by Mike - The Purple Iso Grifo 7 Liter has sold at Gooding today for a public auction record of $320,000 hammer price and with commission the price is $352,000. Click Here To Subscribe to My Car Quest by Email … [Read more...]

7 Greatest Sporty BMW’s Over the Ages – Guest Post

by Daniel Fenu - For most people, BMW is all about quality and luxury, with a reputation for reliable vehicles around the world. The brand isn’t necessarily associated with powerful engines or delicate handling. However, BMWs can also be sporty … [Read more...]

The Winningest Shelby Cobra Daytona Will Be At Amelia Island This Year

by Mike -  There were only six Shelby Cobra Daytonas made and all were racecars with the sole purpose of defeating Ferrari and winning the world GT championship. Shelby achieved this goal in 1965 winning the FIA GT world championship. The … [Read more...]

Pickup Trucks – We Love Them

by Mike -  Do you wonder why we do not see classic pickup trucks at a Concours d'Elegance? They are relegated to local car shows or hot rod and custom car shows. Above is a 1940-1946 Chevrolet - just like the one my father owned and let me … [Read more...]