Tweety’s Resurrection

Monday, November 13, 2017
Tweety’s Resurrection

You remember Tweety Bird, right? Well, it looks as though this famous old roadster is about to be reborn. Jim and family delivered the roadster to Rex Rods… continue reading »

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The Vermonster on the Lawn

Friday, November 10, 2017
The Vermonster on the Lawn

The first time I saw the “Vermonster,” I didn’t know it as such. Instead, I only knew it as a bright red slingshot with an injected 327 Chevy… continue reading »

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Long Live the Channel Job

Friday, November 3, 2017
Long Live the Channel Job

If you’ve ever been out East, you know the word: the channel is in. Get it sitting nice and low. Maintain that suspension travel. Battle those potholes and… continue reading »

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A ’29 Touring Update

Monday, October 30, 2017
A ’29 Touring Update

So progress on the touring has creeped along at Rex Rods. It’s a weekend and after-hours deal, so updates aren’t going to be all that regular, but Keith… continue reading »

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Tall Tales

Friday, October 27, 2017
Tall Tales

Half a century ago, Rod & Custom magazine challenged readers to send in pictures of the most radical street cars they could find. Not so much ones that… continue reading »

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The Don Ferrara ’49 Ford

Monday, October 16, 2017
The Don Ferrara ’49 Ford

Don Ferrara is probably best known for his roadster, but his shoebox Ford was actually featured in more publications. From 1953 to 1955, it was featured in Honk,… continue reading »

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In Vogue

Friday, October 13, 2017
In Vogue

It’s kind of hard to believe that traditional hot rods haven’t always been popular. There once was a time (so I’m told) when whitewalls were out and those… continue reading »

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The Best Model A Drag Sedan Ever Built

Friday, October 6, 2017
The Best Model A Drag Sedan Ever Built

Seasoned members of the writing community strongly suggest that you should avoid the words “first,” “only” and “best” at all costs. They spur debate and, when used incorrectly,… continue reading »

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