A Mild ’56 Merc

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A Mild ’56 Merc

It will come as no surprise to anybody who has ever actually worked for a living when I say that every business has its fast days and its… continue reading »

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The Jerry Laboranti ’32

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
The Jerry Laboranti ’32

The sounds from the beaches of Wildwood were pretty consistent on the weekend of October 3rd. Flathead engines of various sizes and cylinder counts roared across the sand with… continue reading »

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The Race Of Gentlemen

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
The Race Of Gentlemen

Well, the goddamn thing is over now. It ended, for me anyway, on Sunday afternoon with all the grace and meaning of a banger motor backfiring in the… continue reading »

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The Yellow Willys

Friday, October 3, 2014
The Yellow Willys

The Willys coupe you see here has a story to tell. It has personality. It has voice. From the tip of its original ‘60s fiberglass hood to the… continue reading »

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The Jewel… Again…

Monday, September 29, 2014
The Jewel… Again…

This is something I haven’t done a lot of in the past and won’t be doing much of in the future – featuring a car that has already… continue reading »

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Move Aside!

Friday, September 5, 2014
Move Aside!

I. “Hi, Ray can’t come to the phone right now because he’s enjoying a bubble bath and a glass of champagne, but if you leave your name and… continue reading »

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The Truth About Speedway… Part 1

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
The Truth About Speedway… Part 1

Not long ago, we lost Bill Smith – the founder of Speedway Motors. By all accounts, he was a hell of a man with a real passion for racing,… continue reading »

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Frenzel Speed

Monday, March 31, 2014
Frenzel Speed

“That’s what was great about the golden era of hot rodding. If we needed a cam, a carb, or even a complete running motor, we’d just head down… continue reading »

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