A Rod & Custom Road Trip

Friday, September 15, 2017
A Rod & Custom Road Trip

It’s funny how the world works. Earlier this summer, I was wandering around the L.A. Roadster Show swap meet, melting to the blacktop, when I stumbled across an… continue reading »

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Herb Adams ‘Vivant 77’

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Herb Adams ‘Vivant 77’

Another car drawing massive crowds at Pebble Beach was the ‘Vivant 77’ created by Herb Adams as a side project while he worked at Pontiac in the mid… continue reading »

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Fresh back from Pebble Beach ‘Car Week’…

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Fresh back from Pebble Beach ‘Car Week’…

You may have seen a few of my past posts about the Pebble Beach Concours, and explaining why elements of it are worth the journey and price of… continue reading »

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Bill Grader’s ’36 Ford

Monday, July 17, 2017
Bill Grader’s ’36 Ford

I did a blind pick and feature this morning. Essentially, I just pick a binder from my Hot Rod Magazine collection at random, flip to a random page,… continue reading »

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Ralph Ehorn’s 1954 Ford Pickup

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Ralph Ehorn’s 1954 Ford Pickup

My truck obsession continues… This morning I was searching my hard drive for examples of ’51-52 Ford pickups and actually ran across this example of a ’54. It… continue reading »

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When a Car Show Turned Deadly!

Thursday, June 15, 2017
When a Car Show Turned Deadly!

I was sorting some of my old hot rod books, when I came across the Pat Ganahl’s excellent ‘Ed “Big Daddy” Roth- His Life, Times, Cars, and Art’…. continue reading »

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The Ferrari Shoot

Monday, May 22, 2017
The Ferrari Shoot

This feature was originally ran in 2017. I’m running it again because the old version had some formatting issues… and well, I love this one and wanted to… continue reading »

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’57 Variety

Friday, May 19, 2017
’57 Variety

In the traditional hot rodding and customizing realm, I’m often drawn to variations on a theme. It’s like a studio filled with artists looking at the same figure… continue reading »

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