Kustomland: Out of Print!

Kustomland: Out of Print!

Car books are a tricky business. Some really great ones come along in a small run, getting snatched up quickly, and for some reason they never get a… continue reading »

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Rex Rod & Chassis Instagram = Paint it Black.

Rex Rod & Chassis Instagram = Paint it Black.

Kieth Tardel may indeed by Ryan’s brother, but the young Tardel and I go back quite a ways as well… Over 20 years, in fact. I used to… continue reading »

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The Perfect Av8 Roadster

The Perfect Av8 Roadster

I live in a quiet place, where any sound at night means something is about to happen. You awake fast thinking, “What does that mean?” Usually, it’s nothing…. continue reading »

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Baileigh/Walden’s Metal Shaping Class: Coming Soon!

Baileigh/Walden’s Metal Shaping Class: Coming Soon!

A few years back, I begrudgingly attended a Baileigh hosted metal shaping class in Manitowoc, WI. It was one of those work trip kind of things that ya… continue reading »

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The Hidden Hauler

The Hidden Hauler

The year is 1949 and Hot Rod Magazine is in its infancy, and our sport is too. By December, Hot Rod had their formula dialed in. The issue… continue reading »

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Hot Rod Galahads!

Hot Rod Galahads!

This film was posted here nearly 10 years ago, so seems like it’s the right time to bring this gem back up… ‘Hot Rod Galahads’ is worth the… continue reading »

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More Hot Rodding In Argentina

More Hot Rodding In Argentina

I’ve featured these guys before and probably will again… There’s just something really novel about watching something so familiar in a language you don’t know. It’s as if… continue reading »

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Happy 70th Birthday, (Grand) National Roadster Show!

Happy 70th Birthday, (Grand) National Roadster Show!

Wait, wasn’t the 70th anniversary of the GNRS last year? Didn’t I even say the show started in 1949? Well, sort of… Al & Mary Slonaker tried a… continue reading »

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