My Car Quest

September 24, 2021

Archives for January 2020

John Toom – Engineer, Artist and Inventor

John Toom had a dream to design and build his own car. It turns out he also had the drive and the skill to do so, unfortunately he died just short of finishing his Jaguar Aerodyne. Ron and Sonya Kellogg bought it and funded its completion. The Jaguar … [Read more...]

More Photos From The Grand National Roadster Show – 2020

I know when I go to a car show I have a difficult time not taking a photo of every car in sight. Sometimes I take several photos of the same car just to be sure I get a good one. Today we have photos from The Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona … [Read more...]

The Grand National Roadster Show – 2020

Hey, Customs are us - yes, the breeds live... by Wallace Wyss - The custom car is alive and well as I just saw at the annual Grand National Roadster Show at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds in Pomona. But it's not a unified … [Read more...]

Should Any Classic Car Be Turned Into A Restomod?

by Wallace Wyss - We have come, dear friend to a fork in the road and don’t know which way to go … Ever since I can remember there were restored classic cars and then restored collector cars (some mass produced, not so much deserving of … [Read more...]

Scottsdale Auction Results From Gooding

by Mike Gulett - In reviewing the Gooding auction results from the recent Scottsdale auction I noticed a few interesting facts and some interesting cars. My interesting cars are not the ones that were the most expensive but ones that caught my … [Read more...]

Fiction: The Car in the Barn

by Wallace Wyss - He was told by his Uncle Val to go to the old farm and check it out. His uncle, down in San Francisco, would buy properties all over the State, especially from heirs who had neglected them, say city folks who didn’t know what to … [Read more...]