My Car Quest

April 6, 2020

All Race Cars Should Be This Beautiful

by Mike - I believe that all successful race cars are probably beautiful. I don't know for sure if this is true but it should be true because in order to be a successful race car it requires proper aerodynamics and that almost always leads to an … [Read more...]

A Fine Day At The Hillsborough Concours d’Elegance

by Mike - Yesterday I spent an excellent afternoon with a friend browsing the Hillsborough Concours d'Elegance. For the first time in a few years I did not take a car for display. My Bizzarrini GT 5300 won the Owner's Choice Award at this event … [Read more...]

Three Old Maserati Race Cars

by Mike - Maserati 300S There were 28 Maserati 300S and 200S race cars produced between 1955 and 1958. The 300S engine is a 3-liter inline 6-cylinder with three Weber carburetors that produces 260 hp. The light weight tubular chassis … [Read more...]

Maserati 200SI In The Mille Miglia

by Mike - Marco Quadrelli writes from Italy and he sends in two great photos. ~~~ Hi Mike! Two Maserati 200SIs are racing this year in the Mille Miglia. They left Brescia yesterday, Wednesday, (together with 9 (nine!!!) Cisitalias! Best … [Read more...]

Maserati Race Car Pictures

by Mike - After the Maserati 200SI Race Car post yesterday I thought you all might like to see more pictures of these beautiful Italian sculptures. I am also trying out new slide show software. Click on the first picture then go through the … [Read more...]

1957 Maserati 200SI Race Car

by Mike - Maserati made some of the most beautiful race cars of the 1950s even though they were not a great success on the race track. The 200SI is one of those beauties. Maserati made 30 of the 200S and 200SI models between 1955 and … [Read more...]