Gone Hot Roddin’

I’m on the road bound for Ohio fellas… See you in a few days. In the meantime, catch up on some of my favorite old posts: 1. Early Concept Cars 2. Design & Inspiration Part 1 & Part 2 3. The History of the Whitewall 4. Where did Harry go? […]

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An Oldie, But Goodie…

I was in desperate need of a blog post this morning and only had 7 minutes to get it done… What to do? Stroll to the tech archive, close my eyes, and pin the tail on the donkey. The winner? Drewfus and his incredible tech article covering his home made […]

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Goodwood & Back To The 50′s

Two great shows this weekend and the H.A.M.B. has got them both covered. The first is a show that I have always wanted to attend – Goodwood Festival of Speed. Every summer modern and vintage race cars gather in the lawn of Lord March’s crib in southern England and take […]

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The Hot Rod Cinematic – It’s On…

Gallipolis will be a much different place from now in a week or so (June 30, 2007)… That’s when hoodlums from all over will be invading the small little Ohio town for The Jalopy Journal’s own Hot Rod Cinematic – car show by day and drive-in movie by night. Gonna […]

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Don’s Hot Rod Page

I missed the L.A. Roadster show this year. It was a show that I really wanted to attend simply because so many cars that I was interested in were going to be debuting. As bad as missing the show was, it could be worse – Don could have missed it. […]

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Logos & Decals

  These links come straight from Junior and RustyDeuce. Great art from the past: 1. Automotive Logos and Identities 2. Vintage Hot Rod Decal Art Post your favorite in the comments…

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SFVISBF – How & Why

Yeah, I know… It’s off topic. But one of the things that I have always enjoyed about the younger generation of hot rodders is the creativity they (we) bring to the table. A lot of us were influenced as tikes by things like skateboarding, dirt bikes, BMX racing, etc… These […]

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The Ferrari Shoot

This is a story that I have wanted to write for a long time. It’s a story about family, tradition, form, and horsepower and the different ways each can be found in cars that, at first and second glance, are very different from one another. Before I get started however, […]

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“Fur Biscuit” is a sneaky little bastard, isn’t he? One minute he mentions possibly rebodying his speedster and the next he is posting pictures of a job well done. I love this little car. You will too.

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Through the years we’ve had some pretty amazing articles pop up here on The Jalopy Journal. The following is just a few of them:

  • Tom Cobbs

    The story of Tom Cobbs, his legacy, and his hot rod roadster. Read: Part 1, Part 2, or Part 3.

  • The Bob Roddick Story

    The story of a set of lost photos that literally take us all back into time. Read: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, or Part 4.

  • The Ferrari Shoot

    Comparing and contrasting three very different cars with three very different purposes in life. Read It >>

  • Inspiration

    This post is actually a continuation of two other posts that were written in 2006 (Part 1 & 2). The stuff you guys came up with is breathtaking.

  • Gary Howard

    Gary is one of my heroes and after interviewing him, I got to check off an item from my dream list. Read It >>