The Ford Show

Friday, May 29, 2009
The Ford Show

A few months ago, we posted about Joie Chitwood and his gang of merry stuntman. In the mid 50′s, these guys were tearing up ’56 Chevrolet’s with reckless… continue reading »

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1948 Plymouth

Thursday, May 28, 2009
1948 Plymouth

I was flying down I-35 just north of Dallas, TX on Tuesday when I spotted a custom in the corner of my eye coming from the opposite direction…. continue reading »

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TECH WEEK!

Wednesday, May 27, 2009
TECH WEEK!

Mike Wren owns what is mostly a mail order tool company out of Spokane, WA. He’s been a sponsor of one of our sister sites, garagejournal.com, for a… continue reading »

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Classy Chassis

Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Classy Chassis

I don’t typically do this kind of thing, but I’m still on the road and don’t have the time for a full post. Plus, I love supporting the… continue reading »

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Army of Juan

Monday, May 25, 2009
Army of Juan

I’m on the road handling some business and haven’t been able to grab much computer time for the last few days. That in mind, it’s high likely that… continue reading »

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New Records Ahead!

Friday, May 22, 2009
New Records Ahead!

This is pretty much entirely off-topic, but I stumbled across this article in an old Mechanix Illustrated and felt like I had to post it. Essentially, it’s a… continue reading »

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Pre-Registration: The Drags & The Revo…

Thursday, May 21, 2009
Pre-Registration: The Drags & The Revo…

It’s 1961. You arrive at your local drag strip early as this isn’t a typical test and tune. Tommy Ivo and “Big Daddy” Don Garlits are match racing… continue reading »

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The Blue Book, 1949

Wednesday, May 20, 2009
The Blue Book, 1949

Starting in 1944, Dan Post published what many consider to be the first “Custom Car” magazine titled the “Romodeler’s Manual For Restyling Your Car.” By 1946, Dan had… continue reading »

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