My Car Quest

September 16, 2021

Design: Looking Back At The Pininfarina Sergio Concept

by Wallace Wyss - Now cars are supposed to have windscreens, right? So the Pininfarina Sergio Concept, a rare Ferrari introduced back in 2013, got away with running without a windscreen, they had the advantage of making a car look very dramatic … [Read more...]

The New Maserati Neptune: Student-Designed Wave of the Future….

by Wallace Wyss - While I'll admit that I was taken back by the radical lines of the Maserati Neptune (mostly regarding visibility) I hafta admit that it is a giant step for Maserati in that they used an existing chassis for this new … [Read more...]

The Viritech Apricale – A Hydrogen Powered Concept Car

The significance of a second hydrogen powered concept car making its debut. by Wallace Wyss - To get public enthusiasm going for hydrogen cars, there needed to be something sexy. And it's here, the Apricale, developed by United … [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...]

Rarities: A One-Off Ferrari

by Wallace Wyss - What is the essence of a Ferrari? I mean if you boil it down, what can you take off a Ferrari and still have a running car that still is a Ferrari? I think this custom from a few years ago is one answer to that question. … [Read more...]

Forgotten Concept Cars: The Chrysler Lamborghini Portofino

Chrysler's first attempt at an exotic... by Wallace Wyss - Chrysler, having turned the corner and making money in the late '80s, got ambitious to be All Things to All Men and that included building an exotic car, showing the Eye-talians how to … [Read more...]