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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The Grand National Roadster Show in Five Sentences

Friday, February 3, 2017
The Grand National Roadster Show in Five Sentences

The security guard waves you through the gate, but you hardly notice because you’re too fixated on the snow on top of those mountains in the distance, mountains… 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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Mavericks

Monday, January 30, 2017
Mavericks

“Starting next year, The Jalopy Journal will no longer recognize the promoter’s pick as America’s Most Beautiful roadster. Instead, we will recognize our own.” That’s a quote from… continue reading »

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Roddin’ Around the Christmas Tree

Friday, December 23, 2016
Roddin’ Around the Christmas Tree

The lights were off, the blankets were pulled tight and little Sid just couldn’t sleep. Christmas morning was only a few hours away. His bedside clock ticked. He… continue reading »

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We Are Plum Out Of Eggs…

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
We Are Plum Out Of Eggs…

Six drinks in and the man had finally gathered the courage. He slapped down a twenty on the bar, nodded at the tender, and stepped off the stool… continue reading »

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Narcissism

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Narcissism

Given the state of the world, I’ve decided to try my hand at narcissism. Only thing is, I’m camera shy… So I suck at it. But that hasn’t… continue reading »

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Vintage Dirt Track Racing

Monday, November 21, 2016
Vintage Dirt Track Racing

I think about this a lot… We’ve had a resurgence of really good homegrown racing as of late. Some of it is serious shit and some of it… continue reading »

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