My Car Quest

September 24, 2021

Archives for July 2012

The One And Only Bizzarrini Manta Is For Sale

by Mike - The one of a kind Bizzarrini Manta is for sale at the upcoming Gooding auction in Pebble Beach during Monterey Car Week. I have written about this car a few times: Bizzarrini Manta – What A Crowd Pleaser The Bizzarrini … [Read more...]

A Ghia 450SS Encounter In Spain

by Mike - By email from Julian Wolfendale from a little village in Buckinghamshire, England Read your post on the Ghia 450SS, great stuff! I knew I’d seen one, so I trawled through my box of old photo’s in the loft and found this shot, taken … [Read more...]

A Return To Bonneville For Team 608

by Mike - It takes guts to drive at Bonneville especially going after a speed record. The Team 608 crew have the guts and the determination and have demonstrated this for more than ten years. Next month Team 608 is bringing two cars … [Read more...]

This Ad For A Jensen Interceptor For Sale Is Annoying

by Mike - Writing an on line advertisement can be difficult and one suggestion that I have is do not insult the reader. A reader could very well become a buyer but not if they click away because they feel slighted. This eBay ad for a … [Read more...]

The Best Ghia 450SS That I Have Seen

by Mike - I suspect that many of you have never seen a Ghia 450SS in person because they are so rare. What does it mean for me to say that this is the best one that I have seen when I have only seen three in person? The three that I … [Read more...]

1963 Porsche 904/6 Carrera GTS For Sale In Monterey

by Mike - RM Auctions will be auctioning this beautiful 1963 Porsche 904/6 Carrera GTS Factory Works race car in Monterey. This is the same car that I saw a few months back at a local classic car dealer where I took these photographs. The … [Read more...]