My Car Quest

October 20, 2021

There’s Always A Car Event In Southern California

by Mike - Southern California is probably the world car lover capital. There are so many different types of cool classic and collector cars there. The owners hold many informal regular events where they drive their cars, park them and socialize … [Read more...]

Very Eclectic And Cool – Something For Everyone At Cars And Coffee

by Mike - The photos and comments below were originally published in September 2012. I have just read that the very first Cars and Coffee in Irvine, California is shutting down. The last event will be on December 27. This is a case of too much … [Read more...]

This Iso Rivolta GT Races At Laguna Seca

by Mike - Pete Whitehead has been historic racing his Iso Rivolta GT for many years. He loves it even though he is always in a class that includes Cobras and Corvettes, cars that are lighter and faster than his four seat Iso Rivolta GT. This … [Read more...]

The Best Of France And Italy – 2013

by Mike - On the first Sunday in November The Best Of France And Italy car show is held at Woodley Park in Van Nuys, California. I took the Bizzarrini GT 5300 there in 2008. I could not be make it this year but fortunately Bruce Caron was … [Read more...]

Palos Verdes Concours d’Elegance Photos From 2013

by Mike - I was not able to make it to the Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance this past September. Fortunately my friend, Bruce Caron, was able to take some excellent photos and share them with all of us. Thank you Bruce. The last time I went to … [Read more...]

Iso Rivolta GT Restoration

by Mike Bruce Caron, a friend of mine, is restoring an Iso Rivolta GT and is doing a significant amount of the work himself. Below are pictures of what he started with. Bruce says, "It was my brother-in-law's car. I can remember … [Read more...]