Bonneville 1957-60: More Treasure

Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Bonneville 1957-60: More Treasure

Hope you enjoyed the last installment of the amazing vintage Bonneville pictures of Bill Hewitt, which are now in the care of the Revs Institute Digital Library. Bill’s photos are such an embarrassment of… continue reading »

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Bonneville 1956: A Photo Treasure Trove

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Bonneville 1956: A Photo Treasure Trove

With all the bad news about the shrinking salt flats, lets hope that Bonneville is somehow a go for 2016. For historic inspiration, it’s always a good time… continue reading »

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Bill Cox’s Cab

Monday, December 21, 2015
Bill Cox’s Cab

I’ve been enamored with ’32 Cabriolets for a couple of years now. In fact, I have regular dreams about the Berton Cabriolet and would jump at the chance to… continue reading »

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The Allure of the Wheelstand

Friday, December 18, 2015
The Allure of the Wheelstand

You’re going to get scoffed at every time you even think about saying “too much horsepower” around any sort of red-blooded hot rodder. Those three words just don’t… continue reading »

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The Lew Thompson Coupe… Final Assembly

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
The Lew Thompson Coupe… Final Assembly

Lew Thompson was just fifteen years old when he and his buddies decided to start the Century Topper Car Club of Modesto, California. A year later, in 1947,… continue reading »

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Supercharged Salt Lake Chevy

Friday, December 11, 2015
Supercharged Salt Lake Chevy

The majority of folks don’t see Chevrolets of 1935 vintage as prime rodding fodder, especially for drag-race oriented setups. But that didn’t stop Ed Evans from transforming his… continue reading »

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The Lew Thompson Coupe

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
The Lew Thompson Coupe

The Lew Thompson coupe was arguably the first Rod & Custom Magazine cover car. I say “arguably,” because the first issue of R&C was actually published in May… continue reading »

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The Brian Auderer Flathead

Monday, December 7, 2015
The Brian Auderer Flathead

If you’ve been following the “Auderer Roadster” build thread, you know that Keith buttoned up the flathead last week. This weekend, I went out in the shop with… continue reading »

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