My Car Quest

May 23, 2022

The Return of Show and Go to Riverside California

Detroit Lives. Text and photos by Richard Bartholomew - A sunny day a folding chair and a moving display of decades of American rolling iron. The show was gone and now it's back and it was huge. Around these parts a couple times a year … [Read more...]

AutoMobility LA 2021

Text and photos by Richard Bartholomew - The Show is back and maybe coming to a town near you. The opening of The AutoMobility LA 2021 press days was November 17th and was quite different in many ways from shows in the past: Masks every where, … [Read more...]

One Man’s Vision of an ‘Electric Robot Car’

Text and images by Richard Bartholomew - Many men like mechanical things to varying degrees of complication depending on access. In simpler terms men like to fiddle with gadgets and the more money a guy has there is a bigger chance that his … [Read more...]

San Marino Perks Up Concours by Instituting a Japanese Car Class

Text by Wallace Wyss and photos by Richard Bartholomew - The San Marino Motor Classic, which has been a tradition in this posh suburb of Pasadena for decades, should be congratulated on changing the face of concours if ever so slightly by … [Read more...]

The Malibu Cars and Coffee Continues, Sort Of

Come for the McLarens and Porsches, stay for the Ferraris and Jaguars. Text and photos by Richard Bartholomew - After skipping the weekly trek that I had been doing for several months due to a foot injury your faithful exotic car … [Read more...]

The Good, the Bad and a Temporary Media Accommodation for the LA Auto Show

by Richard Bartholomew - The Future of Media Day or just a handy application to find emails and links fast on a computer, phone or pad? A one day event was held online on Thursday March 11, 2021 by the Motor Press Guild for automobile … [Read more...]