A Fly in Amber: The di Falco Roadster

Friday, July 8, 2016
A Fly in Amber: The di Falco Roadster

In the hobby of hot rodding, the term “daily driver” gets thrown around more than it probably should. There are people who make exceptions for rain, darkness, traffic… continue reading »

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Lions Dragstrip – 1960

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Lions Dragstrip – 1960

A few weeks ago I teased a film provided by Junji Nakamura. Today, we look at some of his footage taken at Lions Drag Strip in 1960. Think about… continue reading »

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Sum of the Parts

Friday, July 1, 2016
Sum of the Parts

Sum of the parts, parts of the whole, as hot rodders we love our componentry. Walk through the speed shop, pick something out (yeah!). Another and another and… continue reading »

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The Auderer Roadster: Part 5

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
The Auderer Roadster: Part 5

The story of the Auderer Roadster is long and detailed. And honestly, you owe it to yourself to get caught up on that story before you watch the video… continue reading »

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No Trophies, Only Glory… CNN features TROG

Monday, June 27, 2016
No Trophies, Only Glory… CNN features TROG

It’s always kind of weird when the mainstream tries to describe traditional hot rodding and the events around it. This past weekend, CNN gave it a shot and… continue reading »

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Another Day, Another T

Friday, June 24, 2016
Another Day, Another T

The roadster conversation continues, this time with a nicely proportioned Model T from Canada’s westernmost province. Starting with nothing more than a few channel rails, Gary Cooper decided… continue reading »

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Widegren’s Speed Shop

Thursday, June 23, 2016
Widegren’s Speed Shop

These videos were made 6 years ago, but somehow I just came across them. Widegren’s Speed Shop is located in Bissingen, Germany (essentially a tiny town between Mercedes, BMW, Porsche, and… continue reading »

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The Utility of Simplicity

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
The Utility of Simplicity

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while… You remember when I did a little mini-feature on Ben’s ’32 pickup, right? For all intents and purposes, it’s a… continue reading »

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