My Car Quest

January 24, 2020

Should Any Classic Car Be Turned Into A Restomod?

by Wallace Wyss - We have come, dear friend to a fork in the road and don’t know which way to go … Ever since I can remember there were restored classic cars and then restored collector cars (some mass produced, not so much deserving of … [Read more...]

Fiction: The Car in the Barn

by Wallace Wyss - He was told by his Uncle Val to go to the old farm and check it out. His uncle, down in San Francisco, would buy properties all over the State, especially from heirs who had neglected them, say city folks who didn’t know what to … [Read more...]

Are Celebrity Owned Classic Cars Really More Valuable?

The craziness of who owned what - we have written about this subject a few times before but we keep coming back to it because it is so fascinating. And there have been celebrity owned cars and movie cars in the news lately such as the Bullitt Mustang … [Read more...]

Editorial: Vintage Car Replicas Rule

Wherein an old racing historian accepts the inevitable of vintage car replicas... by Wallace Wyss - OK, I get it. People go to vintage races to see vintage cars. But some vintage races are now letting in cars that look old but may have in … [Read more...]

Neo Classics: One Man’s Passion – The Bucciali Tribute Car

by Wallace Wyss - Yes, I know, I know, it’s a copy, a clone, what some now call a “tribute car” and I don’t normally write about clones but this one’s special. Why? Because it is the product of a love affair between a man and a photograph of … [Read more...]

Editorial: The Electric Vehicle Green Incentive – What is Needed

by Wallace Wyss - Lots of companies are talking about their Electric Vehicle (EV) plans, with say VW, Porsche, BMW and Mercedes having dozens of new models coming out by 2021. But sales of EVs at present are dismal, a little over 3%. So what … [Read more...]