My Car Quest

December 9, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving

by Mike Gulett - Today is the ninth anniversary of My Car Quest and this is the 2,099th post (211 since last Thanksgiving). There have been more but I have deleted a few. Thank you all for reading, contributing, donating, commenting and making … [Read more...]

Ferrari Nomenclature

by Mike Gulett - The introduction of the new Ferrari Roma (and previously the Portofino) caused me to think about Ferrari model names for their street cars. The model name Roma is unusual for Ferrari, only the name of a city, although an … [Read more...]

Design Critique: Porsche Taycan

Porsche switches gears to electric. by Wallace Wyss - Not all of them of course. We will still have the flat six and V8 internal combustion engines and I think there’s a four in there somewhere. But the writing is on the wall, folks: … [Read more...]

The Lexus LC500 Convertible Recalls Another Era

Yet it's futuristic too... by Wallace Wyss - Yah, I know, cloth top convertibles seem so 60-ish. Weren't hardtop convertibles once all the rage? But Lexus, in their convertible version of the LC500 coupe, chose to have an old fashioned fabric … [Read more...]

Does the All-Electric Mustang Mach-E Betray the Brand?

by Wallace Wyss - Let’s face it, for the last half century the Mustang has been the sports car for the family man who, because of wife and kids, couldn’t have a true two seater. And now Ford is bring out a sort of SUV with the Mustang name, … [Read more...]

Ferrari Roma Design Critique

by Wallace Wyss - Yes, there's an all new Ferrari - called the Ferrari Roma. Overall I see a heavy Jaguar influence, which I find disconcerting, but on the other hand I have only seen it in pictures, and my opinions are subject to change … [Read more...]