My Car Quest

April 16, 2024

The Piranha Kit Car By AMT

From the My Car Quest Wayback Machine (March 2015) we see a kid's fantasy come to life (at least one of my fantasies) - a really cool full size functioning car that was also a model kit that we could buy and build. The Piranha was featured in one of … [Read more...]

The Ford Thunderbird Italien From 1963

by Mike Gulett - One of the interesting benefits of attending car shows is when you come across a unique one-of-a-kind car that you likely will not see again. That is what happened when I went to the Hillsborough Concours d'Elegance this past … [Read more...]

An Original Gold Plated DeLorean

by Mike Gulett - The DeLorean DMC-12 is fairly rare but the gold plated version is extremely rare. There were only 2 made by DeLorean to promote the American Express Gold Card in 1980 with a third one being made from spare gold plated panels. … [Read more...]

A Beautiful Alfa Romeo 1900 SS

by Mike Gulett - I went to the Hillsborough Concours d'Elegance in July 2014 and was struck by the beauty, style and elegance of this Alfa Romeo 1900 SS. 1952 Alfa Romeo 1900 SS by Pinin Farina Introduced at the 1950 Salon de … [Read more...]

Iso Grifo No. 009 And Bizzarrini GT 5300 No. 0256 Together – Side By Side

With the many car events canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic we will not see the car action we are accustomed to at this time of year. I thought it would be a good idea to reach back into the My Car Quest archives and occasionally re-post … [Read more...]

A Fine Day At The Hillsborough Concours d’Elegance in 2014

With the many car events canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic we will not see the car action we are accustomed to at this time of year. I thought it would be a good idea to reach back into the My Car Quest archives and occasionally re-post … [Read more...]