Barris Kustoms circa 1953

Thursday, February 21, 2019
Barris Kustoms circa 1953

Loomis Dean was already a veteran photographer for LIFE magazine when he got the assignment to capture images of the latest trends in custom car accessories. Not really… continue reading »

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The Manuel Reyes ’36 Coupe

Monday, February 18, 2019
The Manuel Reyes ’36 Coupe

In 1978, Manuel Reyes found himself an honest to goodness 1936 Ford coupe. Soon after, plans began to incubate and visions of a street rod emerged. But Manuel’s… continue reading »

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Small Gatherings Of Speed & Style

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Small Gatherings Of Speed & Style

A buddy of mine got home from the Roadster Show yesterday and was filling me in on what he saw and heard. I expressed jealousy and he retorted… continue reading »

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The Javier Mejia ’55 Safari Wagon

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
The Javier Mejia ’55 Safari Wagon

Ryan’s post about the ’55 Pontiac for sale reminded me of the first custom that got me really excited about 2 door wagons. Flash back to the year… continue reading »

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Featured Classified: 1955 Pontiac

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Featured Classified: 1955 Pontiac

Historically, not a lot has been done to the 1955 Pontiac. In fact, off the top of my head I can’t think of a single example from the… continue reading »

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Four Spots in the Perfect Garage

Monday, January 14, 2019
Four Spots in the Perfect Garage

So last Tuesday’s thread on the 1959 Stingray got me thinking… There are guys out there that can be perfectly content with only one old car in the… continue reading »

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Four of a Kind for GM ’59

Thursday, December 20, 2018
Four of a Kind for GM ’59

`Here’s we are at the end of 2018, and in the blink of an eye it’s already 2019… I’m going to pretend for a moment that it’s actually… continue reading »

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What is your car’s signature?

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
What is your car’s signature?

We build our hot rods and customs with some sort of vision in mind, that inspiration can come from other cars we’ve seen in the past and loved,… continue reading »

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