My Car Quest

June 6, 2020

The Nature Of Classic Car Beauty And Style

by Mike - There are some classic cars that have universal, or near universal, appeal. We all love the Lamborghini Miura, the Mercedes 300SL, the Ferrari 275 GTB, the Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato and the Iso Grifo. But what about models that have … [Read more...]

The Small Scale Miura – The Neri & Bonacini Nembo GT

Written and translated from Italian by Giacomo Arosio 1966 was a very important year in the italian sports car scene. The new Lamborghini Miura represented a true revolution and it shook up the technical principles of the time. The engine was … [Read more...]

RM Sotheby’s Auction Results From New York

by Mike - The RM Sotheby's Driven by Disruption auction in New York on December 10 was a success as far as I can tell. They sold 21 cars out of a total of 31 for a sell rate of 68%. This is not their highest sell through rate but they sold … [Read more...]

A Lamborghini Miura P400 Chassis But No Body

by Mike - This is a view of a Lamborghini Miura one does not see often. This Lamborghini Miura prototype chassis was auctioned at the Gooding auction in August 2013 and sold for $473,000! Imagine how much it would have fetched if it had a … [Read more...]

Carmel Concours On The Avenue

by Mike - Today was the Carmel Concours on the Avenue in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. This is the beginning of Monterey Car Week. You will see some water on the ground - yes it did rain in downtown Carmel last night. Here are … [Read more...]

Is This The Best Lamborghini Miura In New Zealand?

by Mike - Tony Olissoff's Lamborghini Miura had just finished a major restoration in 2012. Tony writes - "Hi Mike, Some of my favorite pictures are of the deconstruction and reconstruction of my Miura, especially that my son, Zac, helped … [Read more...]