My Car Quest

October 24, 2021

Archives for January 2012

Devin Racecars

by Mike - In the 1950s and 1960s there were many garage tinkerers in America making their own car, usually a racecar. Most of these tinkerers made just one car for themselves but others had a vision to build not just a great racecar for … [Read more...]

Macho, Exposed Engines

by Mike - Do you wonder why the hot rod and custom car culture developed so that so many cars have the engine exposed to the elements? Some of the engines with blowers will not fit in the engine compartment so the engine goes through … [Read more...]

The 7 Best Things About Window Tinting – Guest Post

by Jared Diamond - Despite what many people might actually think, windows which are tinted can provide numerous benefits apart from those which are simply aesthetic. And it is not just classic cars which can see the benefits of window tinting, as … [Read more...]

7 Fine Finds At Barrett-Jackson’s 2012 Scottsdale Auction – Guest Post

by Benjamin Greene - Online Editor of the duPont REGISTRY Barrett-Jackson Barrett-Jackson’s Scottsdale, Arizona, event has become arguably the world’s premier collector-car auction. Starting out as a small charity function in 1967, the multi-day … [Read more...]

Correcting A Mistake On A Previous Post

by Mike - I was mistaken when I said there would be an Iso Bizzarrini class in Palm Springs at the end of February. This post has been updated Bizzarrini and Iso Grifo Videos – Update. … [Read more...]

The Demand For The Iso Grifo Continues To Outstrip Supply

by Mike -  In early November 2011 I wrote What Is Going On With Iso Grifo Demand? Since then the demand, and thus the prices, have continued to climb. The price guides are not able to keep up with the actual market prices for the Iso Grifo … [Read more...]