My Car Quest

October 20, 2021

European Style With American Muscle At Auction In Monterey

by Mike - This year at the Monterey Car Week auctions there are quite a few of the American powered cars that were designed and made in Europe and mostly sold under a European brand. Here are a few of interest: three Iso Grifos (the most I can … [Read more...]

Cool Classic Cars For Auction By Gooding In Amelia Island

by Mike - Recently I criticized both Gooding and RM Sotheby's for some of the cars that they have at auction in Amelia Island coming up in March. Today I am sharing a few of the Gooding classic cars at their auction that I like and that seem … [Read more...]

Unusual Classic Cars For Auction In Amelia Island

by Mike - As I wrote a few days ago, We are in a period of pause for the collector car world, I believe, which is not bad. The classic cars below coming up for auction in Amelia Island help support my point. My point is that many of … [Read more...]

Classic Car Market Dynamics Can Be Puzzling

by Mike - A 1965 Buick Riviera sold at auction in Arizona recently for $121,000. As I said in a recent post this has to be a world record price for this model. This Riviera was a "Professional Restoration in Original Colors" as described by … [Read more...]

Interesting Sales At The Classic Car Auctions in Arizona

by Mike - We are in a period of pause for the collector car world, I believe, which is not bad. Here are some of my thoughts on what I think are interesting results from the recent classic car auctions in Arizona. RM … [Read more...]

A Dirty 1962 Maserati 3500 GTi Spider At Auction

by Mike - If the car is dirty and photographed in the middle of a dirt field then it is likely a special 'barn find' or 'garage find' at an upcoming auction. This Maserati 3500 GTi Spider has the "patina" that many auction companies love, … [Read more...]