Give Him Both Or Give Him Death

Give Him Both Or Give Him Death

I grabbed my daughter’s board and started paddling out in the same way I’d drive up to a McDonald’s and ask for a burger, and with no more… continue reading »

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Bing Crosby’s T

Bing Crosby’s T

My stay in Michigan is coming to a close, and I’m winding things down with a short feature on an obscure hot rod of yesteryear. The car is… continue reading »

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Road Trip on Route 66 by Tin Can…

Road Trip on Route 66 by Tin Can…

My family and I are getting ready for the most Yankee Doodle All-American vacation you can imagine: A two week road trip down Route 66, pulling an Airstream… continue reading »

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Automotive Service (1940)

Automotive Service (1940)

This is a total cop out feature… But I’m pressed on time while juggling three huge projects at the moment and figured some of you might enjoy this… continue reading »

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Interview with a Builder: Arthur Bentas “The Raven”

Interview with a Builder: Arthur Bentas “The Raven”

Here we are in 2020, and the fact is, the majority of hot rod and custom builders from 50s are now well into their eighties. There aren’t many… continue reading »

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The 2-Much Twin-Engined Dragster?

The 2-Much Twin-Engined Dragster?

I heard a rumor the other day out of Midland, Texas… Apparently, the “body” of a historically significant twin-engined dragster was found in a small airport hangar last… continue reading »

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Detroit 2005: The Best of the Basement

Detroit 2005: The Best of the Basement

Fifteen years ago, the Detroit Autorama was the only indoor car show on my radar. At the time, I was 12, and I was just getting into traditional… continue reading »

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Hop Up Test No. 4 – The Bob Longman Roadster

Hop Up Test No. 4 – The Bob Longman Roadster

If you’ve got a copy of the July 1952 issue of Hop Up (or the reprint of the Hop Up- The First 12 Issues), you’ll find Bob Longman’s… continue reading »

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