My Car Quest

March 23, 2023

Archives for September 2012

The Unique Story Of The Hino (BRE) Samurai Race Car – Part 1

by Mike - Ron Bianchi, a My Car Quest reader, contacted me recently asking if I knew the whereabouts of the Hino (BRE) Samurai race car. I replied that I did not which led to Ron sending in his story. Ron Bianchi once owned and raced the Hino … [Read more...]

My Car Quest – The Videos

by Mike - These two videos show what My Car Quest is all about. Some of you may have seen these videos before but they are worth watching again, at least I think so. The first video is my tribute to Bizzarrini cars. The music is great so … [Read more...]

A Very Unusual Iso Grifo For Sale

by Mike - Please answer the two survey questions at the end of this post about this Iso Grifo for sale. The RM auction site calls this a Series 1 Iso Grifo but it looks like a Series 2 Grifo. Then I read the RM description and see that this … [Read more...]

Is This The Best Lamborghini Miura In New Zealand?

by Mike - Tony Olissoff's Lamborghini Miura has just finished a major restoration. Tony writes - "Hi Mike, Some of my favorite pictures are of the deconstruction and reconstruction of my Miura, especially that my son, Zac, helped … [Read more...]

The Ferrari F50 – What A Car!

by Mike - The F50 was Ferrari's super car in 1995 and was built to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Ferrari and to let everyone in the world know that Ferrari was still at the top of the sports car world. The F50 has a 4.7 liter … [Read more...]

1963 Porsche 904/6 Carrera GTS Still For Sale

by Mike - This beautiful Porsche was for sale, but did not sell, at the RM auction this past August in Monterey. This lot was not sold at a high bid of $1,575,000. The estimate was $1,800,000 - $2,200,000, so a little short. It is now … [Read more...]