The Seaburst…

Monday, January 8, 2018
The Seaburst…

This is pretty amazing… The Seaburst is a 1957 Ford that was featured in a number of different publications including Car Craft in 1963 and again in 1964…. continue reading »

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The Pinnacle of Early Ford Engineering…

Monday, December 18, 2017
The Pinnacle of Early Ford Engineering…

For about three years, I drove a ’39 Ford sedan every single day – rain or shine. I took my kids to school in it. I went to… continue reading »

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Bob Dofflow’s ’49 Ford

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Bob Dofflow’s ’49 Ford

It’s 3:30 in the morning and I just woke up with a feverish sweat after a flu med influenced dream. I’m not thinking straight for certain, but I’m… continue reading »

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One Fine Forty (and it’s a Chev!)

Friday, December 8, 2017
One Fine Forty (and it’s a Chev!)

Norfolk, Virginia, is the place and this is the car. It’s a Chev, if you were wondering, one that rolled off the assembly line shiny and proud in… continue reading »

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The 1947 Krueger 16 Roadster

Thursday, December 7, 2017
The 1947 Krueger 16 Roadster

Back in the early 1950s, Motor Trend was a very cool Petersen magazine spin off, featuring elegant customs, European racers, and ‘home-built specials’. I found a Tom Medley… continue reading »

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In A Shoebox…

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
In A Shoebox…

Some time last year, I wrote a feature for Hop Up on Lee Pratt’s ’49 Ford coupe. It was the third time I had written a feature on… continue reading »

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Olds F-88 Mark II… A Pretty Nice Follow Up

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Olds F-88 Mark II… A Pretty Nice Follow Up

I’ve proclaimed my love for the original Oldsmobile F-88 concept of 1954; It was just an outright gorgeous little sports car aiming to be Olds version of the… continue reading »

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Starbird’s Fantabula – A Bubbletop Bomber

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Starbird’s Fantabula – A Bubbletop Bomber

Featured in the February 1963 issue of Car Craft, Fantabula was the latest Star Kustom Shop creation that had just bagged the Best Custom at the NHRA Championship Show… continue reading »

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