The Spoils of War…

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The Spoils of War…

I’m in middle of reading a few great books about WWII right now, including “Forever Flying” by WWII ace pilot and POW R.A. “Bob” Hoover, who I met… continue reading »

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More From Lowtech…

Monday, September 17, 2012
More From Lowtech…

I’ve featured content from “LOWTECH” before. To be honest, I have no idea who these fellas are… I just like their style and the way they present the… continue reading »

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Lost Art: American Hand III

Friday, September 14, 2012
Lost Art: American Hand III

My ongoing search for the craftsmanship of yesteryear makes a stop closer to home this time. You might remember that my newly acquired ’65 Riviera is currently being… continue reading »

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Donuts or Burn Outs?

Thursday, September 13, 2012
Donuts or Burn Outs?

It’s hard to say which one is more fun to do, and neither of them are exactly “smart” things to perform with your car, but which maneuver is… continue reading »

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A 120mph ’46 Sedanette

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
A 120mph ’46 Sedanette

In the 1950′s, Rod & Custom Magazine did a series of road tests on a number of different Hot Rods and Customs. Through these tests, they’d measure things… continue reading »

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Steam-Powered Inspiration.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Steam-Powered Inspiration.

I took a road trip with a few buddies over the weekend to the ‘Roots of Motive Power’ festival in northern logging country of Willits, California. The event… continue reading »

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Road Trip Revival: Part 1

Monday, September 10, 2012
Road Trip Revival: Part 1

When I was 19 years old or so, I just happened upon a Buick Club of America show in Norman, OK. I think they were gathered in a… continue reading »

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Los Angeles in the 1950′s

Friday, September 7, 2012
Los Angeles in the 1950′s

I often wonder how different I’d be as a person if I grew up in the 1950′s rather than the 1980′s. It’s impossible to say, of course, but… continue reading »

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