Ford River Rouge Footage 1928 – 1934

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Ford River Rouge Footage 1928 – 1934

You may have seen some parts of this old Ford River Rouge Factory footage before, but roll with me for moment if you will. This silent film seems… continue reading »

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The Early Years of the NHRA

Thursday, November 10, 2016
The Early Years of the NHRA

I hope this one hasn’t been posted before, and apologies if it has, but I just discovered this recently-uploaded hour-plus long documentary on the early years of the… continue reading »

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Video of the Day: Roadster Road Test!

Thursday, October 6, 2016
Video of the Day: Roadster Road Test!

Do you remember making that first road test after building your car? It was likely after you (and maybe some buddies) found the 14th fuel leak, unstuck the… continue reading »

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Are you Restless?

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Are you Restless?

Well, you need to be. Being a little bit restless is the only way to get your dormant car project completed, to get that rusty turd running after all these… continue reading »

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Video of the Day: Hot Rod Hill Climb 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016
Video of the Day: Hot Rod Hill Climb 2016

There is a growing list of cool events on my must-do bucket list, and Nick’s Hot Rod Hill Climb is right up there near the top. Much like Ryan, I missed… continue reading »

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Hot Rod Teenicide

Thursday, August 25, 2016
Hot Rod Teenicide

Listen up you Hot Rodding teenagers! Watch out for ‘Teenicide’… A term coined for death at the wheel of a teenager’s rattletrap! This education film from the early 50s is… continue reading »

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The Top Secret Society of Rocket Levels

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The Top Secret Society of Rocket Levels

Eight years ago I stood along side Kevin Lee in the empty parking lot of the old Ramada Inn at 3am in the morning. I don’t remember what was… continue reading »

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The First Man to 300

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The First Man to 300

Just following up to Ryan’s great post about Danny Thompson passing 400 mph in Challenger II, much like his father Mickey did in Challenger I back in 1960…. continue reading »

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