My Car Quest

September 25, 2021

A Split Race Car and a Split Friendship

I have published several articles about the infamous race at Sebring in 1965 where two Iso Grifo A3/C (Bizzarrini) race cars were destroyed. Other tragedy followed as described by C. Rino Argento who helped Giotto Bizzarrini manage that race. Another … [Read more...]

Delivering Carey Loftin His First Bizzarrini And Sebring 1965

This article was originally posted in October 2015 - here it is again for those of you who may have missed it. I love stories from readers if you have any to share please let me know by sending an email to me - click here. by Mike - … [Read more...]

1965 Porsche 911 For Sale – Raced At Sebring In 1967

Advertisement by Michael Gulett - The Porsche 911 is one of the most popular sports cars in history simply because it is fast, pleasing to look at and reliable. The Porsche 911 can be driven on the street and raced - both done exceptionally … [Read more...]

Two Crashed Iso Grifo/Bizzarrini Race Cars Are Still Missing – Sebring 12 Hours 1965 – Part 2

by C. Rino Argento Continued from Part 1... The next few days were busy, very busy ones doing all the things that one has to do preparing for a race of that length: final gears had to be selected because of the tracks long straights, tire … [Read more...]

Two Crashed Iso Grifo/Bizzarrini Race Cars Are Still Missing – Sebring 12 Hours 1965 – Part 1

by Mike - This text of this fascinating article was originally published in the Spring 2001 issue of The Griffon (The magazine of the Iso & Bizzarrini Owner's Club). The author, C. Rino Argento, was instrumental in organizing the race … [Read more...]