Falcon Gasser Build

Falcon Gasser Build

Over the last year or so, I’ve been waxing poetic on vintage race cars and the great fun to be had on the street with them. Meanwhile, “Brianf31”… continue reading »

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

A hasty scribble of gratitude to the beings I owe a debt of thanks to – and that means you, my compadres. Wrangling the words to convey how… continue reading »

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A Collection of Fran Hernandez Bits & Bobs

A Collection of Fran Hernandez Bits & Bobs

In the wake of Randy Hernandez unleashing that onslaught of timing tags just days ago, he’s now launched a relentless media assault – bombarding us with more snapshots… continue reading »

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1950s Pacific Northwest Drag Racing in Color!

1950s Pacific Northwest Drag Racing in Color!

This is a good one- Shot in vivid color sometime around 1955, the Western Washington Timing Association hosted this race most likely at the Arlington Municipal Airport drag… continue reading »

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Orphaned Timing Tags

Orphaned Timing Tags

Last week, we delved into the sacred realm of Fran Hernandez – a name etched not just in the annals of hot rodding but woven intricately into the… continue reading »

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Captivated by a Corvette

Captivated by a Corvette

You’re either a Corvette person or you’re not. Right? That seems a little too black and white to me, but there’s no denying that they’re downright polarizing. When… continue reading »

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Cruisin’ California in ’52

Cruisin’ California in ’52

Ready for a road trip again? Here’s some colorized footage shot in the Central Valley in northern California and in Woodland Hills, in San Fernando Valley in the… continue reading »

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The East African Safari

The East African Safari

In the hazy days of hot rodding lore, Fran Hernandez emerges as a founding figure, a patriarch of speed if you will. He was the renegade who first… continue reading »

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