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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’48 Chevy Coupe Chop

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
’48 Chevy Coupe Chop

The Cochran family Spring Break vacation continues… In fact, I’m actually typing this on my phone while I stand inline at NASA waiting to tour Space Shuttle Independence…. continue reading »

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Meeting the Maltese Masterpiece

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Meeting the Maltese Masterpiece

You may recall Ryan’s post on the Dean Jeffries Porsche 356 Carrera from a few years ago, which was in the middle of a complete restoration by it’s owner/HAMBer at… continue reading »

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5 Favorite Early Cadillac Customs

Thursday, March 10, 2016
5 Favorite Early Cadillac Customs

The Cadillac brand has been synonymous with luxury since it’s inception, and for many budding customizers after the war, it was a rare and special canvas to work with. Additionally for many… continue reading »

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Custom Craft: A Firsthand Look

Friday, February 26, 2016
Custom Craft: A Firsthand Look

The other day I got a magazine in the mail. It was a surprise; not one that I had ordered or knew anything about. To make things better,… continue reading »

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Wrong Trend on the Right Car?

Thursday, February 18, 2016
Wrong Trend on the Right Car?

Its easy to look back at the late 1950s Kustom car scene with rose-colored glasses. You think about the cool rides that Barris or Winfield turned out, Larry Watson’s paint… continue reading »

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The Coachman Show – 1955

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
The Coachman Show – 1955

I pre-maturely published an article this morning on a ’35 Roadster project and didn’t catch my mistake until now… So, if you are here looking for that one,… continue reading »

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