Tradition and Innovation: A Repost

Thursday, October 30, 2014
Tradition and Innovation: A Repost

Editor’s Note: We are still doing a technology upgrade at The Jalopy Journal world headquarters. As such, I decided to find a relatively unappreciated post from the past… continue reading »

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A Kodachrome Goldmine: Bonneville in the 50s (Part I)

Thursday, October 16, 2014
A Kodachrome Goldmine: Bonneville in the 50s (Part I)

It just doesn’t happen very often these days: Original color pictures from Bonneville taken in the 1950s that you’ve likely never laid eyes on (only a handful of… continue reading »

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Hot Rods To Hell

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Hot Rods To Hell

I’m working on a feature today and just don’t have the time for a quality post. So, I decided that just the opposite was in order… “Hot Rods To… continue reading »

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Books for the Little Jalopy

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Books for the Little Jalopy

You may have seen a few posts about select car books every self-respecting traditional hot rodder should own. Putting my little boy to bed last night, I thought… continue reading »

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Hot Rod Reference Books

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Hot Rod Reference Books

Many years ago I wrote a Jalopy article titled “Hot Rod and Custom Books: The Essentials” about the core books that I recommended any HAMB faithful should own. To go… continue reading »

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Meeting a few Legends…

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Meeting a few Legends…

I’m fresh back from Pebble Beach and as planned, their are some good stories to tell. Now this year was not a Hot Rod & Custom class year… continue reading »

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Bell, 1962

Friday, August 8, 2014
Bell, 1962

From across the garage, the twinkle of metalflake caught my eye as a neatly dressed fella lifted the artifact off a high shelf. He held it for a moment…. continue reading »

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Vintage Photo Inspiration Thursday!

Thursday, August 7, 2014
Vintage Photo Inspiration Thursday!

I couldn’t leave it at just Kodachrome images, so I’ve delved into my favorite black & white inspirational images from the past few months. Some are hot rod,… continue reading »

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