My Car Quest

July 30, 2021

One Man, One Car For Over 50 years…Ferrari Mondial S/N 0446MD

by Wallace Wyss - (with added info from Pete Vack) - Yes, it’s true, what is today one of the most valuable Ferraris on earth was found languishing at a Rambler dealership (read that and weep, you car hunters who never figured a valuable sports … [Read more...]

A Barn Find Discussion and Cartoon

by Mike Gulett - This Ferrari 275 GTB was at the Gooding auction in Monterey in August 2011. The estimate was $900,000 - $1,300,000 and the car sold for $1,540,000! Gooding's description: Desirable Alloy-Bodied 275 … [Read more...]

Raced By Bruce McLaren and Owned By Briggs Cunningham – A Fiat-Abarth 1000 GT

by Mike Gulett - The Fiat-Abarth 1000 GT is powered by a 982 cc engine with an Abarth-designed twin-cam (Bialbero) cylinder head, dual Weber twin-choke carburetors, and other modifications resulting in 99 bhp at 7,100 rpm. Sports Car Graphic … [Read more...]

A Lamborghini Miura P400 Chassis But No Body

by Mike - This is a view of a Lamborghini Miura one does not see often. This Lamborghini Miura prototype chassis was auctioned at the Gooding auction in August 2013 and sold for $473,000! Imagine how much it would have fetched if it had a … [Read more...]

This Iso Grifo Was A No Sale At The Gooding Auction At Amelia Island Today

by Mike - Unless there was a deal cut after the auction this Iso Grifo was a no sale today at the Gooding auction at Amelia Island. It was bid to a high of $240,000 with an estimate of $300,000 - $400,000. This 1973 Iso Grifo Series II is … [Read more...]

Another Iso Grifo For Sale In Amelia Island This Year

by Mike - It is a rare auction week when there are any Iso Grifos for sale - yet two are coming up for auction at Amelia Island in March. This 1973 Iso Grifo Series II is at the Gooding auction. The estimate is $300,000 - $400,000. … [Read more...]