My Car Quest

June 23, 2024

Archives for February 2014

The Morgan Aero 8 – Before And After – Plus Other Photos From The Recent Desert Classic In Palm Springs

by Mike - Geoffrey Horton and Roger Rousset sent in some photos from the Desert Classic that was held last Sunday in Palm Springs. It is always painful when any car gets a dent. This looks like more than just a dent. Geoffrey … [Read more...]

This Studebaker Avanti Was In The Los Angeles Museum Of Art

by Mike - The 1963 Avanti formerly owned by Dick Van Dyke and now for sale here was displayed in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art exhibition, California Design, 1930–1965: "Living in a Modern Way" from October 1, 2011 until June 3, 2012. The … [Read more...]

John Steinbeck – His 112th Birthday Is Today

by Mike - John Steinbeck is one of the great American writers of the 20th Century - his 112th birthday is today. I was required to read his short novel, "Of Mice and Men", in high school as many others were. It is a book that inspired me. … [Read more...]

Studebaker Avanti For Sale – Once Owned By Dick Van Dyke – See New Price

Advertisement This rare Studebaker Avanti has SOLD on My Car Quest and is on its way from Southern California to another part of Southern California! Congratulations to both the seller and the buyer. by Mike - This 1963 Studebaker Avanti … [Read more...]

Hot Rods In Space

by Mike - When George Lucas made the movie "American Graffiti" in 1973 he re-ignited America's interest in cars especially hot rods and custom cars. The movie was set in Lucas' hometown of Modesto, California. When George Lucas was a kid in … [Read more...]

1969 AMC AMX For Sale

Advertisement by Mike - The AMX was made by American Motors from 1968 through 1970 and was classified as a muscle car, but it was unique because of its short wheelbase and was also considered a sports car. It was the only two-seat sports … [Read more...]