J.P., D.E. & One Rare Willys

Friday, July 24, 2015
J.P., D.E. & One Rare Willys

There are way too many sayings about not cutting up rare cars. I’m going to refrain from including them because I’d be starting with a stream of clichés—not… continue reading »

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The 1930 Ford Air Tour

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The 1930 Ford Air Tour

Completely off topic… and you know what? I don’t give a damn, cuz this is just flat out cool. The Ford National Reliability Air Tour was a series… continue reading »

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The History of Mo-Kan (Part 1)

Friday, July 10, 2015
The History of Mo-Kan (Part 1)

Almost fifteen years ago, I was living in Kansas City and looking for a drag strip to rent. The idea was to get a few pals together on… continue reading »

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The Mystery Of The Illuminated Goodyears

Monday, July 6, 2015
The Mystery Of The Illuminated Goodyears

For years, the image you see here has floated around the internet with little to no information attached. In fact, a common caption reads something like this: “In 1961,… continue reading »

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Remembering the “Kansas King”

Friday, June 26, 2015
Remembering the “Kansas King”

He may be the King, but there’s not a whole lot to say about him. There may be records on him, but those are all gone for now… continue reading »

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The Satan Bowl – 1939

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
The Satan Bowl – 1939

Oh my… 1939. Busti, NY. Imagine thrashing the living shit out of your roadster in the Satan Bowl. I honestly can’t think of a more fun way to… continue reading »

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The Guy Next to Wally…

Thursday, June 11, 2015
The Guy Next to Wally…

Thats all I knew him by… The guy crouched down next to Wally Parks. Just in this one picture of the 1946 SCTA Officials, found in Veda Orr’s… continue reading »

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The Bernie Couch Interview

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
The Bernie Couch Interview

One of my favorite features in The Jalopy Journal #3 is the coverage of Bernie Couch’s photography. Frankly, it’s one of the best archives of early hot rodding that… continue reading »

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