Not This Sh*t Again…

Not This Sh*t Again…

I was up working on H.A.M.B. Drag registration packets until ungodly hours last night and into this morning.** I sit here before you now an absolute zombie – no good for anything except maybe some incoherent babbling of sorts. Which is convenient, because at some point in the last 24 […]

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Texans On The Quarter Mile – Part 3

Texans On The Quarter Mile – Part 3

So here are the last of the photos from the Bob Doty collection… I continued to be amazed by these. I think my favorite from this grouping is the diminutive little Eddie Hill dragster. At least, I assume it’s Eddie’s ride. I can imagine roaring down the strip in that […]

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Veda Orr’s “Lakes” Pictorial 1946

Veda Orr’s “Lakes” Pictorial 1946

I picked up this great little reprint from the SCTA trailer at Bonneville one year, and just love it’s authenticity and vintage feel. Veda’s Pictorial for the 1946 season wasn’t exactly a coffee table book- It’s really more a hand-made booklet by the great lady of hot rodding, Veda Orr, […]

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Cheaters!

Cheaters!

In the October, 1965 issue of Car Craft Magazine, Cec Draney wrote up a number of stories pertaining to low-life cheating bastards. He had Alex Toth follow up with some illustrations. The result was something that should have turned into a monthly column. It never was… And it’s too bad, […]

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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 >>