My Car Quest

September 27, 2020

Sports Cars and Classic Cars Blog

Marketing: Mid-Engine Maserati MC20

So far, in the introduction of the MC20, Maserati has committed several marketing faux pax, but they can still save themselves by pricing it right... by Wallace Wyss - OK I get it, Maserati saw all these Ferraris rolling out the factory … [Read more...]

A Beach Town Shopping Center Has a Weekly Cars & Coffee That Thrives

by Wallace Wyss - Times was I'd cover events like the Pebble Beach Concours and the Quail. Drive 500 miles each way, spend $1000 in hotels, $500 on gas, yadda yadda. Now I go to shopping center parking lots like this one for the San … [Read more...]

A Live Auction – Saratoga Motorcar Auction Scheduled for September 19, 2020 in New York

The Fourth Annual Saratoga Motorcar Auction will be held Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 in Saratoga Springs, New York. More than 200 collectible vehicles plus Automobilia will be auctioned. The live auction benefits the Saratoga Automobile Museum. "We … [Read more...]

The Studebaker Avanti

by Mike Gulett - In a last ditch effort to save the company in 1961 new Studebaker president, Sherwood Egbert, wanted a sports car to excite new buyers. Studebaker made the Avanti between June 1962 and December 1963 and marketed it as "America's … [Read more...]

The End of the Malibu Car Show? – I Do Not Think So

On August 26 I received an email from the City of Malibu (with a copy to Wallace Wyss and someone at the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department). The email summary, The car event that is advertised and was conducted in the City of Malibu … [Read more...]

Spyker Is Back!?

by Mike Gulett - Spyker announced on August 28, 2020 "a far reaching collaboration" between Spyker and Boris Rotenberg, owner of SMP Racing and BR Engineering, his business partner Michail Pessis, co-owner of SMP Racing Monaco as well as owner of … [Read more...]