Slowing Down

Slowing Down

As the sun began to set on Sunday afternoon, I peered out the garage door at my roadster, which I had parked in the street earlier in the… continue reading »

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The most Radical Factory Car of 1954?

The most Radical Factory Car of 1954?

Roll back your clocks exactly 70 years ago, to Detroit in 1954. The post-war American economy, and thus the car industry, is booming. The US middle class is… continue reading »

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The Bill Caldwell Corvette

The Bill Caldwell Corvette

I’m pretty sure Bill’s ‘57 Corvette was featured in multiple magazines, but I remember it most from the January, 1959 issue of Car Craft. There are elements of… continue reading »

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Cruisin’ with the Colorado Springs Cam Winders!

Cruisin’ with the Colorado Springs Cam Winders!

How cool is this color 8mm footage from Colorado Springs in 1956? Just sit back and watch some killer cars roll by, including a killer custom Merc sedan,… continue reading »

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Kiwi Kev’s Lowbuck ’34

Kiwi Kev’s Lowbuck ’34

My wife’s late model took a shit in the most epic of ways and I am headed to the dealership this morning. Bit of a rush, but I… continue reading »

The Extreme

The Extreme

A week has gone by, and I’m still on my competition car kick. Last week, it was the Willys. This week? Well, we’re taking a look at something… continue reading »

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Kansas City Drags in 1956

Kansas City Drags in 1956

How cool is this?? Color hot rod footage from the KCTA Drags, shot in September of 1956. The gentleman who uploaded these stellar 8mm reels says he discovered… continue reading »

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Where’s Wally’s Roadster?

Where’s Wally’s Roadster?

Wally Graner’s old man belonged to the breed of early virtuosos in the riding mechanic game – a maestro on the asphalt of Indianapolis 500 and the dusty… continue reading »

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