My Car Quest

October 20, 2021

More Photos From Hillsborough

by Mike - Here are more photos from the Hillsborough Concours D'Elegance on Sunday July 19. … [Read more...]

Iso Grifo At The Hillsborough Concours D’Elegance

by Mike - I was up very early on Sunday morning (yesterday) and awoke to the sound of thunder - which is very unusual for California in mid-July. We need the rain badly but I prefer if it held off until Monday. It is 5:00 AM and as I … [Read more...]

The Long Drive In The Iso Grifo To The Hillsborough Concours D’Elegance

by Mike - The Hillsborough Concours D'Elegance is almost here, the date is Sunday July 19 - about three weeks from now. If you like beautiful cars in an elegant setting in the California hills with easy access right off Interstate 280 on the … [Read more...]

The Piranha Kit Car By AMT

by Mike - In the early 1960s, a Borg-Warner subsidiary, Marob Chemical, experimented with the development of "CRV" (Cycolac Research Vehicle) cars, named after the plastic used to construct the bodies. Only a handful were built. One was … [Read more...]

All Race Cars Should Be This Beautiful

by Mike - I believe that all successful race cars are probably beautiful. I don't know for sure if this is true but it should be true because in order to be a successful race car it requires proper aerodynamics and that almost always leads to an … [Read more...]

Another Dreamer Designs And Builds His Own Special Car

by Mike - The Anteros was the first car that caught my eye at the Hillsborough Concours d'Elegance a few weeks ago. This is a stunning design built on a Corvette C6 and to me it looks better than the Corvette. It probably cost a lot more too … [Read more...]