The First Mid-Engine Hot Rod

The First Mid-Engine Hot Rod

How in the hell can you call a British sports car a traditional hot rod? What is the matter with you? Where do you get off tainting a… continue reading »

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Revisiting the Stoke Models Model A Hot Rod

Revisiting the Stoke Models Model A Hot Rod

You might remember the custom ’56 Chrysler 300 images that I shared from the incredibly talented model-builder Stokemodels (aka Martin Aveyard) on Instagram? A year earlier he had… continue reading »

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The SCPC ’35 Ford

The SCPC ’35 Ford

Man, is it just my twisted perception, or have 1935 Fords suddenly infested the scene like a swarm of hungry cockroaches? I stroll into Tardel’s shop the other… continue reading »

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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 »

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