Barney Navarro Defines Horsepower

Monday, June 18, 2018
Barney Navarro Defines Horsepower

When I was a wee little lad, my dad was understandably concerned about my understanding of horsepower. We built one of those invisible engines together, he talked about… continue reading »

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Driving the Kookie Kar back to 1958

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Driving the Kookie Kar back to 1958

Unless you’ve been hiding in your garage the past few months, your probably aware that the original Norm Grabowski Kookie-T was recently found and sold at auction for an… continue reading »

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Lower Key, Lower T

Friday, June 8, 2018
Lower Key, Lower T

I’ve spent the past two workdays no more than 50 feet away from what is arguably the world’s most expensive T-bodied hot rod. Yes, it’s probably the most… continue reading »

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The Tommy Garland Special

Monday, June 4, 2018
The Tommy Garland Special

A number of years ago, a museum in California advertised a 1922 Ford roadster for sale in Hemmings. The picture caught my eye and I asked for more… continue reading »

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The Big Buick

Friday, June 1, 2018
The Big Buick

Go to almost any big car show and you’re going to see a whole lot of the same stuff. Rows of this, vendors with that, people keeping up… continue reading »

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The Dingman Auction’s ‘Blue Boy’

Thursday, May 31, 2018
The Dingman Auction’s ‘Blue Boy’

Mike Dingman was a Ford man to the core, once part of Ford Motor Company’s Board of Directors, as well as collector and historian of the brand. RM… continue reading »

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The Curbspeed Coupe Build Thread

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
The Curbspeed Coupe Build Thread

When I was 15 years old, my old man somehow talked Super Shops into sponsoring me and our ’68 Camaro S/C car. They agreed to pay for a… continue reading »

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Classified Information

Friday, May 25, 2018
Classified Information

We interrupt this brightly colored, month-long mid-’60s hot rod retrospective to take a glimpse at one of my favorite magazine departments—the classifieds. Today we have the highlights of… continue reading »

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