My Car Quest

February 7, 2023

This McLaren F1 is Up For Auction in Monterey – Privately

by Mike Gulett - RM Sotheby's is selling this McLaren F1 through their Sotheby's Sealed process during Monterey Car Week. This means it will not go across the regular auction block but is being offered for sale by sealed bids. I wonder if … [Read more...]

The Highest Price in Monterey This Year – A McLaren F1?

by Mike Gulett - All McLaren F1 cars are special but the one sold at the Gooding auction in Pebble Beach during Monterey Car Week 2021 is extra special. First it is a one-off color - a beautiful brown called Creighton Brown. And second it has … [Read more...]

New Film On McLaren To Be Screened During Monterey Car Week

by Wallace Wyss - A movie studio called Gunpowder & Sky, (yes,I know that’s an odd name for a movie company) announced last week that they will have a “Monterey Car Week” screening of McLaren, a documentary based on the life of Bruce McLaren, … [Read more...]

The Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance 2016

by Wallace Wyss - The annual Beverly Hills Father’s Day was a big success despite temperatures topping 100 deg. F. This is not a concours per se, with stiff judging (that is more what you find at the Doheny Mansion show held in the same … [Read more...]

A McLaren MP4-12C On The Road

by Mike -  Driving in the rain yesterday I spotted the first McLaren MP4-12C that I have seen on the road. Contrary to popular belief it does rain in California. Even in the rain this driver and his lady friend were moving along … [Read more...]