My Car Quest

September 27, 2020

The End of the Malibu Car Show? – I Do Not Think So

On August 26 I received an email from the City of Malibu (with a copy to Wallace Wyss and someone at the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department). The email summary, The car event that is advertised and was conducted in the City of Malibu … [Read more...]

Editorial: Let’s Accept Level 5 Driverless Vehicles

by Wallace Wyss - It is clear that electric delivery vehicles will soon be the norm. Mega billionaire Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has ordered a raft of them. And his competitor Elon Musk wants to switch the US business world over to using electric … [Read more...]

The Malibu Car Show Is Still Attractive (At The Price)

We enjoy hearing what's out there, and who is doing what with their collector cars. But the Malibu Car Show each Sunday shows signs of being the same show each week. Fortunately our eagle eyed reporters spotted enough new that they still filed a … [Read more...]

Ford GTX-1: A Tale of Woe Yet a Good Looking Car

by Wallace Wyss - Photos by Doug Kneis of his Ford GTX-1. Back in 2004 I decided to do a book on the upcoming Ford GT which was previewed by a concept called GT40. Ford didn't realize they had inadvertently sold the name GT40 so couldn't … [Read more...]

Malibu Car Show – Ad Infinitum

In case you notice previous stories on what seems to be the same Malibu car show the answer is that each week it's the same location but a revolving cast of characters and cars. And so our reporter goes and our photographer goes, not to mention it … [Read more...]

The Cadillac Allante: Almost a Home Run and Dirt Cheap Now

by Wallace Wyss - General Motors trusts its designers. But there are those rare moments when higher management says "Why don't we try someone else with this new design?" When that happens there is a lot of resentment back at the GM Design Center … [Read more...]