My Car Quest

May 24, 2024

My Sheltered Life as a Young Man

by Mike Gulett - Up until my early-twenties I was aware of, and interested in, American cars with little exposure to and little knowledge of European cars. There was that time when I was about 11 years old in Los Angeles when my friend's older … [Read more...]

Editorial: Too Smart by Half….

by Wallace Wyss - Well, some car pictures hurt when I see them, like little slings and arrows. Mike Gulett's picture of a Ghia Cadillac hurt because I think I missed a chance to buy one because I was, as the Brits say "too smart by half" which … [Read more...]

Restomod, Pro-Touring, Replica Or Something Completely Different

by Mike Gulett - I suspect that, like me, many of you are attracted to the idea of creating a custom car that is suited to your own tastes and may run on modern mechanicals for a better and more reliable driving experience than the original or it … [Read more...]

Three Iso Grifos For Sale At Auction

by Mike Gulett - It is rare to see three Iso Grifos for sale at the same time but that is what we have now. These three span the Iso Grifo model range, are in different auction venues and are up for auction by RM Sotheby's. I have written … [Read more...]

A Treasure Found?

Or are we celebrating what is, after all, just drek? by Wallace Wyss - Now, I suppoz, being a Midwestern raised kid, who ate cornflakes and watched Howdy Doody and all that I can’t be blamed for my first love in the car field—custom cars … [Read more...]

Art Center Show Focuses On The Entertainment Industry

by Wallace Wyss When is a concours not a concours? Well, the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California had its annual concours Oct. 27th and it was well attended, with over 2,500 people coming to see classic postwar cars and a few cars … [Read more...]