Half-Ton Heaven

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Half-Ton Heaven

If you’ve read these posts for any amount of time, you might know that I dig 50s shop trucks, station wagons, sedan deliveries, panel trucks, and anything else that fits the dual-purpose… continue reading »

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A Little Custom

Friday, May 6, 2016
A Little Custom

That’s cute. It’s a phrase we’ve all heard at some point. In a non-automotive context it can range anywhere from sincere to downright demeaning, but as far as… continue reading »

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The Wolk Merc – The Bunny At The Bar

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
The Wolk Merc – The Bunny At The Bar

I don’t have to tell you about the ubiquity of the slab-sided Merc. If you are reading this, you are a car guy, you’ve been to a few car… continue reading »

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New Style in New Orleans

Friday, April 29, 2016
New Style in New Orleans

These days, the term mild custom often translates to a wheel and tire swap, suspension drop, a custom grille and some degree of freshened up paintwork. That’s good,… continue reading »

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Which Motorama Corvette would you take?

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Which Motorama Corvette would you take?

General Motors in the mid 50s absolutely knocked it out of the park when it came to concepts cars… The Motorama was GM’s yearly parade of futuristic dream machines that were essentially “factory… continue reading »

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Pontiac was more than a middle child.

Thursday, April 14, 2016
Pontiac was more than a middle child.

It was tough to be a middle kid- Your older brother set the sports records and got all the girls you never could. Little baby brother on the… continue reading »

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Custom-Rod Coupe

Friday, April 8, 2016
Custom-Rod Coupe

It’s a well-known fact that rods and customs slide into two different camps despite their smattering of similarities. More often than not, it doesn’t require much to tell… continue reading »

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The American Ute: ’57 Ranchero and ’59 El Camino

Thursday, April 7, 2016
The American Ute: ’57 Ranchero and ’59 El Camino

‘Ute’ is foreign word to your average American, but in Australia its been the universal term for a ‘Coupe Utility’ since 1934 when Ford created the first car-truck segment to meet a “Church on… continue reading »

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