My Car Quest

April 7, 2020

Fiction: The Sound of Thunder

by Wallace Wyss - Feliz Von Hoschek was glad they still let him drive in their car events. Not in the vintage races but in the less strenuous point-to-point tours. He was, after all, 95 friggin' years old. But he was a crowd … [Read more...]

The ArtCenter College of Design Classic – 2019

Text by Wallace Wyss – Photos by Richard Bartholomew – The Art Center College of Design is a landmark not only in Pasadena but in the design world. It's best known for training most of the world car designers. Each year they have a car … [Read more...]

ArtCenter College of Design – Car Classic 2018

Like Old Home Week for Grads by Wallace Wyss - The ArtCenter College of design, situated high on a hill overlooking Pasadena, is famous for one thing—training a good proportion of the world’s car designers. They have changed themes … [Read more...]

Pebble Beach Classic Car Forum Announces Speakers

by Wallace Wyss - The Pebble Beach Classic Car Forum, an event that’s part of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, and takes place at The Inn at Spanish Bay—a hotel about 5 miles from the Pebble Beach lodge, over several days, has announced its … [Read more...]

The Greystone Mansion Concours D’Elegance

If Gatsby were alive, this would be his house… by Wallace Wyss - Photographs by Richard Bartholomew - When you envision Beverly Hills, if you‘ve never been there, the mansion you envision is something like the location for the Greystone … [Read more...]

1966 Oldsmobile Toronado – A Rare Classic Car

by Mike - There are several cars I do not see on the road often anymore, or at all, and the Oldsmobile Toronado is one along with two cars my parents once owned - the 1970 Ford Thunderbird and 1975 Mercury Cougar. All three of these models, … [Read more...]