The Flying Goose

The Flying Goose

You gents might remember my post about Widegren’s Speed Shop a few years ago? Gustav Widegren and his old timey cats run a shop out of a small town… continue reading »

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Air Bags: The Case For And Against

Air Bags: The Case For And Against

Last week, we had our annual thread on the H.A.M.B. discussing/debating/arguing on how off-topic or too stringent (depending on what side of the line your are on) the… continue reading »

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Mighty Mopar Movers

Mighty Mopar Movers

Ryan’s images of the Hot Rod Drag Safari being pulled by that sweet ’54 Dodge wagon inspired me to think about my favorite Dodge-Chrysler-Plymouth station wagons of all… continue reading »

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The Drag Safari

The Drag Safari

In 1954, Wally Parks sent Rick Rickman, Chic Cannon and Bud Coons on the road… Their mission? To train the nation on how to hold and contest a… continue reading »

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Gasser Madness!

Gasser Madness!

As of late, I’ve had early Fords on the brain. I’ve been checking all our favorite classifieds day in and day out looking for that pre-war gem. Banger?… continue reading »

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Scrap Drives of WWII…

Scrap Drives of WWII…

If you want to build your hot rod out of real Henry steel, it’s not easy to find a really nice Model A coupe or roadster body (let… continue reading »

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In Support Of…

In Support Of…

So Eric Williams is the owner of Hot Rod Leather… He’s been a long time supporter of The Jalopy Journal and a good pal. Recently, he had open… continue reading »

The Forgotten Fastbacks…

The Forgotten Fastbacks…

The Fastback, Sedanette, Torpedo Tail… Whatever you want to call it, here was a handsome body style that came on very strong in the 1940s and lasted into… continue reading »

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