The Round Man’s ’32 Coupe: Show and Go?

Thursday, July 9, 2015
The Round Man’s ’32 Coupe: Show and Go?

Here’s another car for your “Where are they now?” file… Some hot rods from the 50s never seem to surface again, and it appears George Rowell’s ’32 coupe may… continue reading »

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Hood Louvers of Interest (Sexy Hoods part II)

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Hood Louvers of Interest (Sexy Hoods part II)

Someday I really want to get a custom aluminum hood made for my ’29 roadster. There is something beautiful and elegant about a pair of toolbox latches perched on the sides of… continue reading »

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Issue One

Friday, July 3, 2015
Issue One

The Internet at my home office hasn’t worked for the past week. Maybe it’s the location, or one of those “microclimates” that people are always talking about. Restart… continue reading »

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Get Into Jocko’s Streamliner

Thursday, July 2, 2015
Get Into Jocko’s Streamliner

There was a very interesting post last year asking for information and pictures of Jocko Johnson’s innovative red and white streamliner built in the late 50s. I just found a very… continue reading »

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The John Mearns ’32 Coupe

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The John Mearns ’32 Coupe

Those of you that have been following along, probably already know that the Randy Cannarozzi ’29 is just about done. In fact, as I type this the car… continue reading »

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Pre-Watson Flames

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Pre-Watson Flames

When you look at modern photos of what hot rodders consider “Traditional” 50s flame jobs, the overwhelming example is the long, seaweed-style flame, often with the same basic shape… continue reading »

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Aerocraftsman

Monday, June 29, 2015
Aerocraftsman

Mark Lightsey builds and restores vintage aircraft. Sounds simple enough, right? But think about that a little deeper. Homeboy takes old airplanes found in a condition not all… continue reading »

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Remembering the “Kansas King”

Friday, June 26, 2015
Remembering the “Kansas King”

He may be the King, but there’s not a whole lot to say about him. There may be records on him, but those are all gone for now… continue reading »

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