New Merch: Church & T-Shirts!

The madness continues at The Jalopy Journal World Headquarters while we continue to work through the redesign from hell. Anything and everything has gone haywire, but we are slowly getting things back in order and ready for a relaunch of The Jalopy Journal and the H.A.M.B.. Even so, I did […]

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Church 8… And a H.A.M.B. Calendar Update

Church Eight is out. By this point, I’m sure most of you are familiar with the little book that is the creative genius of our own Coby Gewertz. Essentially, it’s six inches by six inches of pure photographic passion. It’s tactile. It’s lovable. It’s Church. And my car is in […]

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H.A.M.B. Calendars, TRJ, Church, and more…

About that time of the year again… Time to open the doors to The Jalopy Journal Garage Sale and let you fellas have your way with it. This year, we’ve got something a little extra special for ya though. We reached down deep and pulled out a little something for […]

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Church: Cars Not Culture

While my wife drove us to South Padre Island, Texas last night, I used some much needed down time to get caught up on my web surfing. In doing so, I noticed that our good pal over at Church had finally made issue 2 officially available to the public. If […]

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Through the years, I’ve watched the H.A.M.B. make many a hero – some deserving and some… well, maybe some haven’t been as deserving. There’s no picking and choosing as to whom the masses will relate with, support, and follow with their admiration and, on occasion, even obsession. And I’m not […]

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2013 RCCRC

Every year, my brothers in Australia put on a killer reliability run. I went last year and its hard to describe how natural the whole affair really is. After a while, the funny accents went away, the cars began to drive on the right side of the road, and I […]

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Foreign Policy

I’ve become pen pals with a classic Porsche loon in England. He couldn’t give two-shits about traditional hot rods. Nope. His head is too buried under German dirt shoveled by Ferdinand. And while he hasn’t said so directly, I’m pretty sure he sees the flathead Ford as some kind of […]

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Print’s not dead… at Autobooks in Burbank!

Everytime I’m Burbank for work (about once a month it seems), I try to swing by Autobooks to check out the latest magazine and book titles on hot rods and customs. This place is a car guy’s dream, and it’s pretty darn hard to walk in that place without dropping […]

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Garage Sale

Why can’t the bartender get it right? You’ve been parking your ass on the same stool at the same bar for over ten years and in all that time, this joker still can’t pour a consistent Colorado Bulldog. It makes ya wonder about life… about goals… about priorities… How in […]

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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 >>