Drag Crosley

Friday, February 17, 2017
Drag Crosley

A few springs ago, my brother and I went for a morning hike in the woods of mid-Missouri. The snow had melted sometime prior and, although the trees… continue reading »

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The Local Survivor

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
The Local Survivor

Last week a member of the H.A.M.B. posted a fresh survivor in the classifieds… The ’32 Chevrolet above was found somewhere in Wisconsin and was built sometime in… continue reading »

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Drag Strip Days

Friday, February 10, 2017
Drag Strip Days

You watch the clock as the as the workweek winds down. The time passes slowly, the hands hardly moving. It’s Friday. No, not just any Friday. Your mind… continue reading »

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Other stuff at the GNRS…

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Other stuff at the GNRS…

Ryan’s thoughts on the 2017 Grand National Roadster Show were spot on: The acceptance and appreciation of straightforward, traditional style Hot Rods on the main show floor was… continue reading »

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Hot Rods are Dangerous. And that’s OK.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Hot Rods are Dangerous. And that’s OK.

It’s just a fact we understand, that there’s an inherent danger to driving a hot rod: No tangible safety systems like airbags or head restraints. The body will surely crumple like… continue reading »

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Dialing in the Dragster

Friday, January 27, 2017
Dialing in the Dragster

They propped the shed door open and rolled the dragster into the daylight. The air was sharp, sky grey. An occasional snow flurry fell onto the cowl, only… continue reading »

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The Top-5 HRM Covers ALL-TIME

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
The Top-5 HRM Covers ALL-TIME

Ok… Lets get down to brass tacks gentlemen. None of this “I just can’t narrow it down” shit and no indecision. You’ve got 70 years of HRM covers… continue reading »

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Taking it Back to as it Once Was…

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Taking it Back to as it Once Was…

Hot Rods can rebuilt and reconfigured dozens of times over it’s lifetime. And as the car changes hands, each owner wants to make it his own, so its normal… continue reading »

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