My Car Quest

March 29, 2023

Vintage Cars From the Original Manufacturer?

by Mike Gulett - I recently read that the 190 year old Swiss watch maker Jaeger-LeCoultre has started buying, refurbishing and reselling some of their classic watch models as The Collectibles. Catherine Rénier, CEO of Jaeger-LeCoultre … [Read more...]

How Car Design Has Changed More Than Just The Automotive Industry

From the historic Model T to the latest sports cars, the automotive industry has transformed our lives in more ways than one. As a result, it's hardly surprising that it is one of the most lucrative industries worldwide. In fact, the automobile … [Read more...]

This Watch Was 100% Made In The USA

by Mike - Most of the finest mechanical watches are made in Switzerland today. At one time some of the best watches were made in England, Germany, Switzerland and yes the USA. Today fine mechanical watches are collectors items for those who love … [Read more...]

Paul Newman’s Own Daytona Rolex Watch Sets A Record

by Mike - How many people get a watch named after them? And how many people have their former personal version of that watch sell at auction for $17.8 Million? (a world record for any watch). Amazing considering it is made of stainless … [Read more...]

Timing Is Everything For Tag Heuer

by Mike - Usually people who admire classic cars also have an affinity for fine mechanical watches. There is a history connecting the automobile and mechanical watches and few, if any, watch manufactures can claim a more important place in that … [Read more...]