The Breedlove Video

Monday, January 19, 2009
The Breedlove Video

A few months back, I posted an article that loosely covered the early jet car wars between Craig Breedlove and the Arfon Brothers. I was actually pretty surprised… continue reading »

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Maltese Masterpiece

Friday, January 16, 2009
Maltese Masterpiece

We continue Dean Jeffries week with a look into the first (and maybe only) Porsche to ever grace the cover of Rod & Custom Magazine (October, 1959). In… continue reading »

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Kustom Japan

Thursday, January 15, 2009
Kustom Japan

So I got a package in the mail from China the other day.  I don’t often see Chinese stamps or packaging, so I opened it right away. Inside… continue reading »

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Soup Up

Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Soup Up

“Eddie Neff grew up in Southeast Dallas not too far from the old Devil’s Bowl that was located behind the Buckner Drive-In. On Friday nights he could hear… continue reading »

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The 1964 GNRS

Tuesday, January 13, 2009
The 1964 GNRS

So yesterday we featured the winner of the 1964 Grand National Roadster Show. Today, we feature the program of that very show. Geoff Hacker graciously sent in these… continue reading »

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Dean Jeffries’ Mantaray!

Monday, January 12, 2009
Dean Jeffries’ Mantaray!

It’s the early 1960′s and Dean Jeffries wants to make a name for himself. He sees guys like Bill Cushenberry and George Barris winning big trophies and taking… continue reading »

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Bonneville, 1951… A Motion Picture

Friday, January 9, 2009
Bonneville, 1951… A Motion Picture

The third annual Bonneville Nationals in 1951 was a special event. The meet was young and innocent, but a critical mass was just being met – the number… continue reading »

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Top-5 American Automobile Designs

Thursday, January 8, 2009
Top-5 American Automobile Designs

Every couple of years for the past decade, I’ve taken a minute to think about and list what I consider to be the top-5 best American Automotive designs… continue reading »

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