Puke Catcher…

Wednesday, September 26, 2007
Puke Catcher…

A recent post on the H.A.M.B. got me thinking… Radiator overflow cans are one of those details on a car that you can have some fun with. Some… continue reading »

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2007 Hot Rod Revolution

Sunday, September 23, 2007
2007 Hot Rod Revolution

Diehard hot rodders… That’s what this year’s attendees were. See, we woke up on Saturday morning to cold temperatures and severe rain. The Tardel/Cochran crew nervously setup at… continue reading »

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Billetproof

Sunday, September 16, 2007
Billetproof

It was a really laid back day for Keith and me. I set up the booth in a nice shady/secluded area next to Tardel’s and we just kind… continue reading »

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At Speed…

Friday, September 14, 2007
At Speed…

It’s late. I woke up at 3am Texas time, got to Santa Rosa at around 11am, cleaned out a barn full of vintage hot rod parts for 6… continue reading »

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The Mabee Special

Wednesday, September 12, 2007
The Mabee Special

I was pretty young when my dad and I decided to get serious about drag racing. Through the years we campaigned a number of different cars with differing… continue reading »

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Hot Rod Derby on the Salt Flats

Tuesday, September 11, 2007
Hot Rod Derby on the Salt Flats

Just last night I stumbled upon a great article covering the 1950 Bonneville Nationals in an old copy of Popular Mechanics. I thought I had found the perfect… continue reading »

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The Hot Rod Revolution

Monday, September 10, 2007
The Hot Rod Revolution

Last year, the Tardels and the Cochrans decided to throw a car show. Neither family had ever thrown one before and it was obvious at times, but that… continue reading »

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The Modern Showrod

Friday, September 7, 2007
The Modern Showrod

We’ve touched on this stuff before. Plowboy was one of the first to bring back the showrod with his crazy creations and it seems he struck a nerve… continue reading »

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