Part I: Turbonique Roll Call

Friday, July 29, 2016
Part I: Turbonique Roll Call

Gone are the “Ozark Mule,” the “Sizzler,” and the “Black Widow,” all of which started life as machines destined to be driven on public streets by well-to-do citizens…. continue reading »

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Art Chrisman & The Hustler

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Art Chrisman & The Hustler

So last week we lost an absolute legend in Art Chrisman. I posted what typically gets posted when someone passes – niceties and condolences. Frankly, I was just… continue reading »

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The Don Prudhomme Fueler

Monday, July 11, 2016
The Don Prudhomme Fueler

So a few weeks back I heard the fellas at The Rodder’s Journal were working on a recreation of an old feature of Don Prudhomme’s fueler. You know… 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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1950s Drag Strip film in Color

Tuesday, July 5, 2016
1950s Drag Strip film in Color

I’m pretty darn sure this clip has been posted on the HAMB at some point, but it worth the risk posting it again if I’m wrong. After all, this… continue reading »

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Tour through the River Rouge Plant (circa 1939)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Tour through the River Rouge Plant (circa 1939)

There is no doubt about it, 1939 is one of my all time favorite years for Ford/Mercury/Lincoln models. Art Deco hit an all time high that year, and… 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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Law Defying Hot Rod Coverage

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Law Defying Hot Rod Coverage

The sun was getting ready to set, so we headed out in Brian’s roadster, my F100 and Ben’s pickup in a fighting line formation. Flying drones over public… continue reading »

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