My Car Quest

June 6, 2020

Phil Hill Drove It But George Tilp Didn’t Buy It – The Ferrari 412S

by Mike - How would you like to take a track tour with Phil Hill and Dan Gurney around Watkins Glen? Me too - read on. I was introduced to the interesting history of George Tilp by one of his nephews, Geoffrey Horton. Geoffrey introduced me to … [Read more...]

The Ferrari Testa Rossa TRC Test Drive Report

by Mike - While I was flipping through the December 1957 issue of Road & Track I came across the test drive report for the Ferrari TRC-2500 Testa Rossa. I knew that I had seen this car before although it looked a little bit … [Read more...]

John von Neumann’s Ferrari Testa Rossa TRC

by Mike -  This 1957 Ferrari TRC, No. 0672, is one of the most successful privately campaigned Ferraris in history. It is now owned by Bruce Meyer who showed it to me recently during a Car Day With Bruce Meyer. John von Neumann bought this race … [Read more...]