My Car Quest

October 25, 2021

Alfa Romeo The Honored Make at the Hilliard U.S. Vintage Grand Prix

Text and photos by Derek Meluzio - Alfa Romeo won the first ever Watkins Glen Grand Prix in 1948. Frank Griswold drove his 8C 2900C to victory ahead of names such as Briggs Cunningham, Sam and Miles Collier, and Cameron Argetsinger. Nearly 75 … [Read more...]

The Alfa Romeo Canguro From a Mouse House to a Classic

by Wallace Wyss - If they ever have a theme of Giorgetto Giugiaro's best designs at Pebble Beach or Amelia Island, I'd nominate the Alfa Romeo Canguro (kangaroos). It was built on the tube chassis of the lightweight Alfa Romeo TZ. Now Alfa has … [Read more...]

A Beautiful Alfa Romeo 1900 SS

by Mike Gulett - I went to the Hillsborough Concours d'Elegance in July 2014 and was struck by the beauty, style and elegance of this Alfa Romeo 1900 SS. 1952 Alfa Romeo 1900 SS by Pinin Farina Introduced at the 1950 Salon de … [Read more...]

Innovation In Collector Car Auctions – The Alfa Romeo B.A.T. Cars

Alfa Romeo Berlina Aerodinamica Tecnica (B.A.T.) by Mike Gulett - The three Alfa Romeo B.A.T. cars will be auctioned as a set on October 28, 2020 in New York at the RM Sotheby's Contemporary Art Evening Auction. It is innovative that … [Read more...]

Concorso Italiano Revisited – 2014

This is the tenth of the My Car Quest Archives Series - Concorso Italiano Revisited - 2014, a compilation of two previous postings designed to help us get through this time when events like Concorso Italiano and other Monterey Car Week events have … [Read more...]

Ultimate Classic Cars: The Alfa Romeo GTZ

by Wallace Wyss - One thing bout California (I be originally a Wolverine) is that you see race cars being driven on the street. Especially by Bruce Meyer a Beverly Hills commercial realtor who must own a dozen of them. New to me was his … [Read more...]