A Mild ’56 Merc

A Mild ’56 Merc

It will come as no surprise to anybody who has ever actually worked for a living when I say that every business has its fast days and its… continue reading »

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Deeper in the Goldmine: Bonneville in the 50s (Part II)

Deeper in the Goldmine: Bonneville in the 50s (Part II)

Don Palmer is man that obviously loves fast cars- He raced a hopped up Hudson at Bonneville, and participated in Sports Car, Go Kart and Drag Race events… continue reading »

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Trouble

Trouble

“We’re here,” the driver announced as he brought the Lincoln to a stop. The passengers peered out the windows at the series of metal hangars. It was a… continue reading »

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A Kodachrome Goldmine: Bonneville in the 50s (Part I)

A Kodachrome Goldmine: Bonneville in the 50s (Part I)

It just doesn’t happen very often these days: Original color pictures from Bonneville taken in the 1950s that you’ve likely never laid eyes on (only a handful of… continue reading »

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The Jerry Laboranti ’32

The Jerry Laboranti ’32

The sounds from the beaches of Wildwood were pretty consistent on the weekend of October 3rd. Flathead engines of various sizes and cylinder counts roared across the sand with… continue reading »

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Ed Roth’s “Tweedy Pie” T

Ed Roth’s “Tweedy Pie” T

Big Daddy Ed Roth built so many wild and crazy rides like the Beatnik Bandit (1961), the twin-engined Mysterion (1963), and the asymmetrical Orbitron (1964), that it might… continue reading »

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Style

Style

There are some things that nobody needs in this world, and a homely preacher’s daughter is definitely not one of them. That’s how Jack had it figured anyhow…… continue reading »

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The Mad Butcher

The Mad Butcher

The title is false. Eugene Gahm is not mad and is no longer a butcher. But when he built this roadster in the early-‘60s, the name fit like… continue reading »

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