My Car Quest

October 20, 2021

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...]

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...]

The Lamborghini Miura Design And Touring Superleggera?

by Mike - The Lamborghini Miura always gets car lovers excited and the recent article on My Car Quest about the Miura raising the question again about the origin of the beautiful body design resulted in this message from my friend Flavio Campetti … [Read more...]

The Lamborghini Miura – The Facts And The Question Again

by Mike - Lamborghini beat out Ferrari in 1966 by producing the first mid-engine super car that was also a stunning design by Marcello Gandini of Bertone. The transverse mid-mounted V12 engine required that the 5-speed manual transmission … [Read more...]

The Lamborghini Miura vs The Ferrari 275 GTB/4

by Raffi Minasian Car collecting takes up a lot of space. But sometimes, just one car is enough to frame your passion. Two of my favorites (either of which I would be delighted to singularly own) are the Lamborghini Miura and the Ferrari 275 … [Read more...]

Some Auction Results From Paris

by Mike - Here are results from a few of my favorite classic cars that were at the RM Auction in Paris this week. 1957 Lancia Aurelia B24S Convertible by Pinin Farina The estimate was €225.000 - €275.000. - Sold for €308,000 ($418,624) … [Read more...]