Custom Mercs in Modern Movies

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Custom Mercs in Modern Movies

Ryan’s post with the clip from ‘Book of Love’ made me think about how many traditional custom 1949-51 Mercury’s have appeared in modern film- Countless, right? When a… continue reading »

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Hey Shithead!

Monday, April 6, 2015
Hey Shithead!

I know… I know… I’m breaking my own rules here with my title, but I just couldn’t help myself. Yesterday, the subject of “chopped mercs” and their ubiquity came… continue reading »

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Happy Birthday Larry Shinoda

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Happy Birthday Larry Shinoda

Japanese American Hot Rodder and Iconic Car Designer Larry Shinoda has been mentioned on the HAMB several times, but I recently found a video telling a bit more… continue reading »

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Japanese Shop Talk

Monday, March 23, 2015
Japanese Shop Talk

So this guy in Japan is some kind of a fashion designer. My money is on vintage American work wear of one kind or another, but that’s neither… continue reading »

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Mad Fabricators Volume 8

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Mad Fabricators Volume 8

Has it already been 8 seasons of the Mad Fabricators? Yes indeed, Piero and the boys are up to no good once again. Ryan spoke of Volume 7 and… continue reading »

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Breaking Barriers

Monday, February 9, 2015
Breaking Barriers

For the most part, this documentary is about Hennessey Performance and their quest to go fast in an uber-modern super car. It’s all good stuff, but in telling… continue reading »

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The Speed Sport Roadster

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
The Speed Sport Roadster

In my opinion, the Speed Sport Roadster is the most beautiful car to ever grace the quarter mile. Ever. My dad had a picture of the car hanging on his office… continue reading »

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Dragging Santa Pod

Thursday, January 22, 2015
Dragging Santa Pod

I’m flying off to the UK as this post goes live, so I thought it was worth looking at a little 1/4 Mile history from our friends across the… continue reading »

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