Ford River Rouge Footage 1928 – 1934

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Ford River Rouge Footage 1928 – 1934

You may have seen some parts of this old Ford River Rouge Factory footage before, but roll with me for moment if you will. This silent film seems… continue reading »

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The Goodfellow Bantam

Friday, November 18, 2016
The Goodfellow Bantam

Bantams aren’t big cars. Outside the automotive realm, a bantam is actually a type of small chicken. From the factory they were some of the earliest econo-boxes with 46… continue reading »

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Watermarks… An Opinion Post…

Monday, November 7, 2016
Watermarks… An Opinion Post…

Over the weekend, someone posted an historical image that I “own” on Facebook without giving credit. I don’t have a Facebook account, so I didn’t see it… but… continue reading »

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Vanishing History and the Anatomy of a Cover Shoot

Friday, October 21, 2016
Vanishing History and the Anatomy of a Cover Shoot

“Photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth which can make them come back again” — Henri… continue reading »

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The Timing Tag Collection Of Fran Hernandez

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
The Timing Tag Collection Of Fran Hernandez

Now this is pretty amazing… Yesterday, I got an email from Randy Hernandez. Randy is the son of one of the most important figures in the history of… continue reading »

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Respect for the Y Block

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Respect for the Y Block

Of all the 50s era OHV motors, it feels like Ford’s Y block received the least amount of admiration sometimes. It makes sense to some degree because the beloved (but… continue reading »

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A Mysterious ’32 Roadster

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
A Mysterious ’32 Roadster

A couple of days ago, the above (and below) ’32 roadster was posted on Reddit by the owner’s son. Apparently, he is not a car guy so the image… continue reading »

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Purpose Built

Friday, September 16, 2016
Purpose Built

Nothing beats purpose built. No frills, form-over-function, made to last. It doesn’t matter what it started as—it’s all about what it’s become. Through the years I’ve gained a… continue reading »

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