My Car Quest

January 26, 2022

The New Ferrari Daytona SP3 Icona

And the band plays on.... by Wallace Wyss - The announcement by Ferrari that they were introducing a new model that will be V12 powered, cruise at 200 mph and cost $2,025,000 came as a surprise in that I thought all the automakers were … [Read more...]

Ferrari to Host Ferrari Only Parade at Pebble Beach

The Day before the Pebble Beach Concours. by Wallace Wyss - The Pebble Beach Concours announced two events on the day preceding their famed concours: a Ferrari Parade and Concorso Ferrari. Ferrari picked more than 60 historic and contemporary … [Read more...]

The New Ferrari Monza SP2

Expect the Ferrari Monza SP2 to appear during Monterey Car Week. by Wallace Wyss - Ferrari is going to go down in history as one of the most clever car marketers. In the Ferrari Monza SP2, named after a close by racetrack that is key to … [Read more...]

Media: A Ferrari Roma TV Commercial

by Wallace Wyss - I was a little surprised to see a Ferrari TV commercial. Not just on YouTube but on a regular cable channel. The commercial is not only unusual for Ferrari, but so is the car--it's very sedate looking coupe, more Jaguar … [Read more...]

Ferrari Introduces A Second Hybrid

The 2022 Ferrari 296 GTB is a V6 Hybrid. by Wallace Wyss - Almost 50 hears ago Ferrari premiered a mid-engined car powered by a V6 that used an engine started by a young designer named Alfredino, Enzo Ferrari's son. After Dino's death the … [Read more...]

Design: Another Ferrari Shooting Brake

by Wallace Wyss - First of all, what is a shooting brake? I have my own theory of how the phrase originated. When m'Lord would decide some morning to go off into the hinterlands of his vast landed estate and shoot grouse or pheasants or whatnot, … [Read more...]