In Another Nut Shell…

In Another Nut Shell…

Back in 2010, I was just a stupid kid with an axe to grind… And so when I got a critical email from a guy that I didn’t… continue reading »

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Suspended Disbelief

Suspended Disbelief

Martin Aveyard of Stoke Models does some pretty amazing car model building, but he also backs them up with smart photography that completes the suspension of disbelief. There… continue reading »

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Select Classifieds

Select Classifieds

I think I’ve mentioned this before, but when I was a kid I used to randomly open the Thrifty Nickel and pretend that I could have any car… continue reading »

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A Mid-Century Moment

A Mid-Century Moment

On a warm summer day in 2012, my life changed. I didn’t see it coming, but by the time it hit me it was too late. It was… continue reading »

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The 2004 Asphalt Invitational *Revisited*

The 2004 Asphalt Invitational *Revisited*

Back in the late 90s I co-founded a low-buck traditional hot rod show here in the Bay Area called Billetproof , but by sixth year of the event… continue reading »

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The Hirohata Mercury is For Sale… (Next Year)

The Hirohata Mercury is For Sale… (Next Year)

You might have already heard the word that the one and only real Hirohata Merc is going up for sale at Mecum’s Kissimmee Florida sale in January.  It’s… continue reading »

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Still Shot

Still Shot

Tuesday’s are Jay’s days, but due to the holiday things got a bit mixed up. With nothing on board to feature, I just started writing. One thing lead… continue reading »

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Found: 18 x 12 Long Beach Hot Rod History

Found: 18 x 12 Long Beach Hot Rod History

Last Saturday morning, I was ready to make things happen. I was mid-way through my chopper trip to Los Angeles. Two of the guys in our group (one… continue reading »

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