My Car Quest

May 8, 2021

A Ford Roadster Hot Rod Like No Other

by Mike Gulett - Walking around a Concours event one can see the most unusual sites. Take this Ferrari powered Ford Hot Rod for example that was on display at the Carmel Concours on the Avenue in 2014. I have seen one other Ferrari powered … [Read more...]

OTAS/Lombardi Grand Prix Cars In Pennsylvania

by Robert Maselko - Francis Lombardi was a World War I flying ace from Genoa who began building aircraft in 1938. After World War II, he diversified into automotive coachwork, making special variations of standard FIAT models in very small … [Read more...]

What Will Monterey Car Week Be Like This Year?

by Mike Gulett - Monterey Car Week is not one big event it is many events, some large and some small, all crammed into one week. Usually the hotels and restaurants are quite full. Normally more than 80,000 people travel to the Monterey Peninsula … [Read more...]

The Good, the Bad and a Temporary Media Accommodation for the LA Auto Show

by Richard Bartholomew - The Future of Media Day or just a handy application to find emails and links fast on a computer, phone or pad? A one day event was held online on Thursday March 11, 2021 by the Motor Press Guild for automobile … [Read more...]

Editorial: The Ideal Cars & Coffee?

A Contributor Ruminates on the Elements of What it could be... by Wallace Wyss - I have been going to Cars & Coffees in Los Angeles for a few years now. They keep moving because of what I call the Outlaw Element or is it just boys will be … [Read more...]

Editorial: The Importance of an Electric Car Class at a Concours d’Elegance

by Wallace Wyss - Which concours? The fanciest one in the US -- Pebble Beach. In the concours 2021 event they plan to have one, a class for electric cars. I don't know how far in the past it will go but presumably some very early ones … [Read more...]