Hot Chicks and Cool Rides

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Hot Chicks and Cool Rides

Sunday, April 3rd, 2005. That’s the date for the opening party for this fine gathering of automotive imagery at the now-defunct Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery in Pasadena. Looking back… continue reading »

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Hold My Keys Again

Thursday, January 9, 2014
Hold My Keys Again

Ryan hit a home run with his 2010 post on vintage keychains, waxing poetic about the look and feel being downright ‘dreamy’, and I couldn’t agree more. In… continue reading »

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Not-So-Old Hot Rod Shirts

Thursday, January 2, 2014
Not-So-Old Hot Rod Shirts

New Years is about a fresh start, right? Out with the old and in with the new. In the spirit of ‘de-accumulating’ I was digging through some forgotten… continue reading »

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The Art and Allure of N.O.S.

Tuesday, December 31, 2013
The Art and Allure of N.O.S.

No friends, I’m not referring to the ubiquitous blue bottle of go-fast known as ‘NOS’, we’re talking about *New Old Stock*, and vintage car parts in particular… 65… continue reading »

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Another Mad CARtoonist: Pete Millar

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Another Mad CARtoonist: Pete Millar

After posting the CARtoons artwork of George Trosley I got a PM from a fellow HAMBr reminding me about another hot rod artist and co-creator of the magazine: Pete… continue reading »

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One Night in Austin: Dave’s Perfection Automotive

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
One Night in Austin: Dave’s Perfection Automotive

I was in Austin for work last week and had a free evening to connect with some old friends. Continental Club proprietor and all around hot rod connoisseur Steve Wertheimer… continue reading »

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Trosley drops a Deuce.

Thursday, November 14, 2013
Trosley drops a Deuce.

If you were born in the 60s or 70s like myself, it’s likely you read CARtoons magazine at some point in your childhood. Every other month the Petersen… continue reading »

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LOWTECH: Issue #1

Monday, November 11, 2013
LOWTECH: Issue #1

If you are at all worth a damn, you follow the LOWTECH blog. And if you aren’t, I guess you are forgiven… for now. Anyway, our man from… continue reading »

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