Orange County Drag Races

Monday, July 19, 2021
Orange County Drag Races

I got an email this weekend from a reader named Keith that included photos of a couple of trophies he had recently ran across. He noticed the Art… continue reading »

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Go Green!

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Go Green!

It’s Saint Patrick’s day… and I’m neither Irish or Catholic, but I’ve been known to party with a green beer on occasion. And this got me thinking –… continue reading »

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Wood Ya Like To Drag?

Friday, April 24, 2020
Wood Ya Like To Drag?

Some of the best styles are created when cultures clash. That applies to music, fashion, design and, of course, hot rodding. Today, we’re going to take a look… continue reading »

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The State Of Things in 2020

Monday, January 6, 2020
The State Of Things in 2020

A couple of months back, the atmosphere above the Atomic World HQ shop/studio became polarized. In turn, the ground around the shop harkened up its fear of abandonment… continue reading »

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Stock to Hot Rod: Customizing in 1:18th

Thursday, October 24, 2019
Stock to Hot Rod: Customizing in 1:18th

I’ve spent far too much time watching guys restore old redline Hot Wheels. Today I bring you the talents of someone in Russia called ‘Slava Hotrod’ doing something… continue reading »

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Where Have All The Independents Gone?

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Where Have All The Independents Gone?

I was browsing Instagram this morning on the shitter and stumbled upon some Stromberg 97 scoops that a young lad named Carpy was marketing. They are pretty damned… continue reading »

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The Top Secret Society of Rocket Levels

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The Top Secret Society of Rocket Levels

Eight years ago I stood along side Kevin Lee in the empty parking lot of the old Ramada Inn at 3am in the morning. I don’t remember what was… continue reading »

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Bruce Glenn’s ’39 Ford- Early Post War Custom

Thursday, July 7, 2016
Bruce Glenn’s ’39 Ford- Early Post War Custom

The May ’54 issue of Rod & Custom has a feature called ‘Beating Detroit to the Punch’ about the Bruce Glenn Ford built by Harry “Westyguard” (yes, they really… continue reading »

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