The 1961 McGurk Engineering Catalog

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
The 1961 McGurk Engineering Catalog

I was going through a few of my dad’s old magazines tonight and found an absolutely mint McGurk Engineering Co. catalog from early 1961. My father would have… continue reading »

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Ace Auto Supply & Andy Southard

Monday, September 24, 2018
Ace Auto Supply & Andy Southard

In July of 1956, Andy Southard was driving from the west coast to his hometown in New York via Route 66. Early in the trip, he rolled through… continue reading »

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The Driveway A

Friday, September 21, 2018
The Driveway A

Most of us are here because we’re problem solvers. Not because we necessarily want to be, but because it’s the nature of this hobby. That need to solve… continue reading »

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Ford Long Beach Assembly Plant in the 1930s

Thursday, September 20, 2018
Ford Long Beach Assembly Plant in the 1930s

Just wanted to share these amazing images of the then-new Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant in Long Beach, California taken primary when it was newly-opened in 1930, and… continue reading »

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Santa Ana Drag Strip From Above

Monday, September 10, 2018
Santa Ana Drag Strip From Above

For those unfamiliar, the Orange County Airport is essentially the birthplace of organized Drag Racing. In 1950, Pappy Hart, Creighton Hunter, and Frank Stillwell got together with the… continue reading »

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Drag Safari ’55

Thursday, August 30, 2018
Drag Safari ’55

Wally Parks and the boys of the NHRA had a great idea starting in 1954 and continuing on into the 1955 season featured below… A Safari that would… continue reading »

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A Shitload Of Thirty-Twos

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
A Shitload Of Thirty-Twos

If things like editorial offices for hot rod publications still existed, the most common conversation you’d hear around the water cooler would be writers arguing with editors about… continue reading »

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A Life In 1948…

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
A Life In 1948…

So one of my best pals was recently moving his mom out of his childhood home and stumbled upon a few 8mm rolls of film while doing so…. continue reading »

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