My Car Quest

August 5, 2021

Black and White Photos: Worth Collecting?

by Wallace Wyss - While preparing for Monterey I came across some black and white photo handout shots. The originals are great--very glossy heavy paper, good for books. But car makers don't hand out black and white glossies anymore, so I don't … [Read more...]

The New Ferrari Monza SP2

Expect the Ferrari Monza SP2 to appear during Monterey Car Week. by Wallace Wyss - Ferrari is going to go down in history as one of the most clever car marketers. In the Ferrari Monza SP2, named after a close by racetrack that is key to … [Read more...]

Memories: A Pontiac Show

by Wallace Wyss - The venue was the Automobile Driving Museum, which is hidden away in an industrial building that is on Lairport (a pun?) as it's hard by the LAX airport. I surprised myself by wanting to go to it because I might be … [Read more...]

Design: Looking Back At The Pininfarina Sergio Concept

by Wallace Wyss - Now cars are supposed to have windscreens, right? So the Pininfarina Sergio Concept, a rare Ferrari introduced back in 2013, got away with running without a windscreen, they had the advantage of making a car look very dramatic … [Read more...]

New Drive: 2022 Volkswagen ID.4

Who better to write it than a guy who's cool to electrics? by Wallace Wyss - Volkswagen is the brand that once scored big in America with the Beetle when American cars were huge, clunky and inefficient. You always wonder when are they gonna … [Read more...]

Editorial: One Truth About Electric Cars

by Wallace Wyss - I have a radio show where I talk about cars, begrudgingly, (because my favorite cars are internal combustion) in recent years I tried hybrid cars and had two exciting ones to drive, a Lexus LC500h and a Mercedes E53 … [Read more...]