My Car Quest

June 14, 2024

The American Motors AMX/3 – Number 6

by Mike Gulett - There were only five AMX/3s made before American Motors shut the program down in late 1970. Then one more was assembled by Salvatore Diomante from the remaining parts for a total of six of these beautiful super cars. The AMC … [Read more...]

The Bizzarrini P538 – An Unfulfilled Potential

by Mike Gulett - The Bizzarrini P538 is a mid-engine topless race car with a tubular or rectangular steel chassis covered by a fiberglass body. This is a stunning car in person, however, it did not have a successful race career. It is believed to … [Read more...]

Two Bizzarrinis Are Still For Sale At Mecum

by Mike - Two Bizzarrinis were for sale at the Mecum auction a few days ago in Monterey. They both had strong bids and probably should have sold especially the Iso Grifo A3/C Bizzarrini. As Mecum says - the Bid Goes On. 1970 Bizzarrini … [Read more...]

Two Bizzarrinis Are For Sale At Mecum In Monterey

by Mike - For the first time that I remember Mecum is quoting the price estimate range for cars at their Monterey auction. They have two Bizzarrinis for sale and both have a very healthy price estimate. I believe if the estimates published by … [Read more...]

The Meaning, Or Lack Of Meaning, Of “Concours Condition”

by Mike - My latest gripe about the way collector cars are described by some sellers is the over use of the word "concours" and sometimes "Pebble Beach quality". The definition of "concours" From the Dictionary, an exhibition or … [Read more...]

Iso Grifo For Sale – RM Auction At Amelia Island

by Mike - I have written about this unique Iso Grifo before. It has a very special history and RM has done a reasonable job describing that history but their description is not quite complete. RM says this, 400 bhp, 7.0-liter Chevrolet … [Read more...]