My Car Quest

April 16, 2024

Jack Koobs de Hartog

by Mike Gulett - Jack Koobs de Hartog has died and if you are a fan of Bizzarrini you probably know his name. He was a chronicler of all things Bizzarrini - both the cars and the man. He wrote books about Bizzarrini and shared his vast … [Read more...]

A Real Bizzarrini GT 5300 at Auction in Monterey

by Mike Gulett - It is always great to see a real Bizzarrini GT 5300 in person especially when it is up for auction. This is one that I have seen a few times over the years but when I saw it it was red. This Bizzarrini was formerly owned by a … [Read more...]

Farewell to Giotto Bizzarrini, Creator of Legends

The car world would have been very dull without him.* by Mike Gulett - Giotto Bizzarrini (6 June 1926 – 13 May 2023) died on May 13, 2023 at the age of 96 in Rosignano in the province of Livorno, Italy where he was in a nursing home. The … [Read more...]

A Bare Knuckle Bizzarrini Still For Sale

This Bizzarrini GT 5300 Strada was turned into an Iso A3/C look-a-like in 2012. by Wallace Wyss - Yes it's from the Brits, the car now advertised by a firm we know well, DK Engineering, who are vintage racers as well as being an exotic car … [Read more...]

The Bizzarrini GT 5300 (Iso Grifo A3) Is Loved By All – Now

by Mike Gulett - I became fascinated (or maybe obsessed) with the Bizzarrini GT 5300 (Iso Grifo A3) around 2004 and started a search to find one to acquire for my own. I discovered that most car people had not heard of Bizzarrini before and so … [Read more...]

Drogo Ferrari 250 GT

by Mike - In the post, More Classic Car Photos From Padova, Italy, Herbert Putz sent in photos of a beautiful blue Drogo Ferrari. This motivated Stephen Mitchell to comment "The blue Drogo is a fascinating car with a mix of GTO themes and … [Read more...]