My Car Quest

January 24, 2021

Is This the End of the Cars and Coffee at Malibu Village?

Text and photos by Wallace Wyss - Yer faithful servant was there the second weekend of January, admittedly at a point when Los Angeles County is in the grip of the Plague. The location is the Malibu Village Shopping Center at Cross Creek and … [Read more...]

Spotted in Malibu – Mustang Mach E

Moderately interesting... Text and photos by Wallace Wyss - On seeing the Mustang Mach E in person in Malibu, I was pleasantly surprised to see it had curves. Not as curvy as the Mustang two door coupe but certainly better than I … [Read more...]

The Malibu Event Persists

Text and photos by Wallace Wyss - I tried to figure out, for the last thirty weeks or so why the impromptu Cars & Coffee (Malibu Car Show) at Malibu Village persists. We are in a pandemic after all. But almost everybody wears masks. … [Read more...]

Newly Restored Bizzarrini GT 5300 Appears in Malibu

by Wallace Wyss - If you were up at the crack of dawn in Malibu the first Sunday of December you saw a sight for sore eyes--a freshly restored Bizzarrini GT5300 Strada. It was sold in France where it has spent most all of its life until being … [Read more...]

Malibu Trends: Station Wagons

I am sensing a trend toward station wagons in collector cars as well as new cars. In the collector car world we have seen an increased interest in pick-up trucks and we may be seeing a move toward a stronger interest in station wagons (or shooting … [Read more...]

The Malibu Car Show Is Still Going Strong

At least as of November 15... by Wallace Wyss - I wish I could report from Concorso Italiano, Pebble Beach etc. But no, this is a parking lot report. The New Normal. But the parking lot is in a shopping center in Malibu, with the closest … [Read more...]