O Cousin, Where Art Thou?

O Cousin, Where Art Thou?

“The only way we’re leaving at 6:30 tomorrow morning is if we stay until last call.” That was the pact we made mid-dart game at The Bitter End… continue reading »

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A World War II Kustom? …

A World War II Kustom? …

Well… It’s definitely customized. Watch the the video below about two soldiers from the US Army Air Corp 9th Service Squadron on Morotai Island (Indonesia) that built a… continue reading »

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2022 Alliance Tags

2022 Alliance Tags

So, I haven’t shipped any Alliance Tags in 2022 yet. I placed an order for black tags in September, but due to material shortages they have yet to… continue reading »

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Well, did ya win?

Well, did ya win?

Back in September, I threw out a very big question: What would the Bob Hirohata Mercury sell for at the Mecum sale in Kissimmee, Florida on January 15?… continue reading »

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Rajo Jack

Rajo Jack

Rajo Jack was one of America’s first black race car drivers. He raced stock cars, midgets, motorcycles, and anything else he could get his hands on… and he… continue reading »

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The Art of the Model Car Decal

The Art of the Model Car Decal

My mom loves vintage board games. In recent years, we’ve made an effort to track them down and give them to her for Christmas. “King Oil,” “Bermuda Triangle,”… continue reading »

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Visit the Stokers…

Visit the Stokers…

I’ve got a very cool sticker on my toolbox that says ‘STOKERS’ as though it’s been stamped out on a 1940s California license plate. Must have got that… continue reading »

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The Piccadilly Circus Nationals

The Piccadilly Circus Nationals

As part of my previously mentioned research with the Library of Congress, I’ve been tasked with finding the origins of the word “hot rod” as it pertains to… continue reading »

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