My Car Quest

October 20, 2020

Concepts That Are Best Not Revived: 1956 Mercury XM Turnpike Cruiser

by Wallace Wyss - Mercury was a brand that's gone now, it was sort of a ranking-wise, little brother to the Lincoln. In the Fifties they were thought of as a brand that was slightly daring and more upmarket than Ford. Remember the XM … [Read more...]

Concept Cars That Should Have Been Built: 2004 Lincoln Mark X

by Wallace Wyss - Back in 2004 Ford showed a concept called the Mk X (for 10) which was basically a Lincoln-ized two seater Bird. It was meant to be a true American Luxury cruiser with a power retractable glass hard top. You could call … [Read more...]

Marketing: Cars Detroit Should Have Built – 2003 Lincoln Navicross

by Wallace Wyss - I admit I missed this car. It doesn't seem to fit into any category--a little bit sedan, a little bit coupe, and a tad crossover rolled into one. The 2003 Lincoln Navicross concept made its debut at the 2003 Detroit Auto … [Read more...]

The Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe Is Now For Sale After Success At Pebble Beach

by Mike - I first saw the 1955 Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe at Pebble Beach this year. I published many of my own photos and wrote what the Pebble Beach Car Guide had to say about this unusual car. Now it is to be auctioned at the RM … [Read more...]

Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe – An Elegant Classic Car At The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

by Mike - This is a Lincoln - really? This is one example of what beautiful classic cars can be created when an American car company gets together with an Italian car designer; a 1955 Lincoln Indianapolis Boano Coupe. All will be explained … [Read more...]

A Few Photos From Pebble Beach

by Mike - I arrived at Pebble Beach at 7:00AM today and left around noon. After a light lunch in Carmel I drove home in the Iso Grifo. I will post more about Monterey Car Week later this week. … [Read more...]