Marge Bailon’s Tri-Five Pickup

Thursday, September 25, 2014
Marge Bailon’s Tri-Five Pickup

It’s only natural to close out the week with a look at Marge Bailon’s 1955 Chevy. Much like our other subjects, her husband Joe started with a lowly… continue reading »

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Horace Davi’s Shoebox Pickup

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Horace Davi’s Shoebox Pickup

So yesterday Jay dropped Richard Gregg’s custom shoebox pickup and today, I’ve decided to follow with Horace Davi’s iteration of the same. In 1954, Horace went to Joe Bailon… continue reading »

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Richard Gregg’s Shoebox Pickup

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Richard Gregg’s Shoebox Pickup

If I had to pick between the two choices, I’d probably take an F1 shop truck over a ’57 Ranchero or ’59 El Camino. Maybe I just like the… continue reading »

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Tony Frenn’s 1947 Ford Convertible

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Tony Frenn’s 1947 Ford Convertible

Recently, I’ve been attempting to get my kids caught up on the classic 1980’s era movies that I grew up on. Last week, we watched the Back To The… continue reading »

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George Mitobe’s ’57 Ranchero

Monday, September 8, 2014
George Mitobe’s ’57 Ranchero

It’s been a while since we’ve featured a custom, so this morning I went on the hunt for something a bit obscure. George Mitobe’s funky little Ranchero caught… continue reading »

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Hot Rod Reference Books

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Hot Rod Reference Books

Many years ago I wrote a Jalopy article titled “Hot Rod and Custom Books: The Essentials” about the core books that I recommended any HAMB faithful should own. To go… continue reading »

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GM Motorama of 1954

Thursday, July 24, 2014
GM Motorama of 1954

It’s hard to find much exciting news in the mass production car world today- Most of what you do hear is about is safety recalls or autonomous vehicles… continue reading »

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Remembering Mike Alexander

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Remembering Mike Alexander

I first met Mike Alexander on a grey, midwinters morning. The fog hung low, and I squinted to find his house tucked away in a Grosse Ile suburb…. continue reading »

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