My Car Quest

February 23, 2020

The Millennium Falcon – The Ultimate Hot Rod Space Ship

by Mike - The new "Star Wars" movie is set to be released on December 18, 2015. What better time to write about, and read about, the hot rods in space created by George Lucas? The Millennium Falcon did not get much respect in George Lucas' … [Read more...]

A Star Wars Hot Rod

by Mike - When George Lucas made the movie "American Graffiti" in 1973 he re-ignited America's interest in cars especially hot rods and custom cars. The movie was set in Lucas' hometown of Modesto, California. When George Lucas was a kid in … [Read more...]

Hot Rods In Space

by Mike - When George Lucas made the movie "American Graffiti" in 1973 he re-ignited America's interest in cars especially hot rods and custom cars. The movie was set in Lucas' hometown of Modesto, California. When George Lucas was a kid in … [Read more...]

Hot Rods In California

by Mike - Hot Rods come in all shapes, sizes and colors. Below is a video with a slide show of hot rods in California. Put it on full screen and turn up the sound. Sell your classic car on My Car Quest - click here. … [Read more...]

Mellow Yellow Custom Cars And Hot Rods

by Mike - I have owned two yellow cars and they were two of my favorite, at least in my memory. I have owned cars that cover most of the colors of the rainbow except for green and orange. I have a mission to own green and orange cars someday - … [Read more...]

So-Cal Belly Tanker – A Hot Rod Or What?

by Mike - Returning American soldiers from World War II wanted to build cars that went fast. This was especially true in Southern California where the Hot Rod culture was created by returning soldiers who had learned new mechanical skills in the … [Read more...]