My Car Quest

October 19, 2021

The Nature of Beauty and Style

by Mike Gulett - There are some classic cars that have universal, or near universal, appeal. Almost all of us love the Lamborghini Miura, the Mercedes 300SL, the Ferrari 275 GTB, the Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato and the Iso Grifo. But what about … [Read more...]

Dealing With The Aftermath Of A Car Accident

More Americans are finding themselves involved in motor accidents. In 2020, motor vehicle accident fatalities rose to record levels although Americans drove less. According to the NTSA, there’s been a 7.2 percent increase in fatalities from 2019. … [Read more...]

The AC Cobra Mk. IV – Establishing a Historical Reference

Wherein a Shelby author tries to get a handle on what came after the AC Shelby Cobra... by Wallace Wyss - In observing car clubs for the last few decades, I have come to realize that cars appreciate best when there is a strong owner's … [Read more...]

Book Review: The Cars of Harley Earl

Review by Wallace Wyss - Title: The Cars of Harley Earl Author: David W. Temple Publisher: Car Tech Format: Hardbound, 192 pages Price: $42.95 Available at Amazon Here - this is an affiliate link. It is almost incomprehensible to … [Read more...]

How a Ford Engineer Ended Up With the Dream Car He Dreamed Up

by Wallace Wyss - Now you got to believe there are car enthusiasts employed by automakers. They are not all bean counters...So one of them is Chris Theodore, ex-product development head for Ford. He actually worked for several Detroit automakers … [Read more...]

One Man’s Vision of an ‘Electric Robot Car’

Text and images by Richard Bartholomew - Many men like mechanical things to varying degrees of complication depending on access. In simpler terms men like to fiddle with gadgets and the more money a guy has there is a bigger chance that his … [Read more...]