Car Spotting on the 1950 Streets of San Francisco!

Thursday, May 26, 2022
Car Spotting on the 1950 Streets of San Francisco!

I love finding these colorized films of 1950s street scenes, and this clip of San Francisco is a real treat. So many vivid details and cool cars in… continue reading »

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Darryl Starbird Interview circa 1964

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Darryl Starbird Interview circa 1964

How cool is this? An interview with Darryl Starbird (yes, they spelled his name wrong) for a Tulsa KOTV news segment promoting the upcoming Autocapade at the Fairgrounds… continue reading »

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Ford vs Chevy… The Age Old War

Thursday, May 12, 2022
Ford vs Chevy… The Age Old War

It’s no secret that old man Henry strongly disliked the boys at GM, especially his main competition at the entry level Chevrolet division. The history books tell us… continue reading »

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Ask Me, Don’t Tell Me…

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Ask Me, Don’t Tell Me…

Dig this 1961 documentary called Ask Me, Don’t Tell Me about derelict teens in ‘Jacket Clubs’, filmed on the mean streets of San Francisco. Set to some real… continue reading »

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An Interview with Manuel Reyes

Friday, April 15, 2022
An Interview with Manuel Reyes

When it comes to hot rods and custom cars, there’s nothing better than working with your friends. That’s especially true when you have friends like Manuel Reyes—an acclaimed… continue reading »

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Flight of the Arrow

Thursday, April 14, 2022
Flight of the Arrow

You might remember Ryan’s post a few years ago about a huge Pierce Arrow V-12 racing at Bonneville for a dependability film with Pennzoil. Turns out that Pierce… continue reading »

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Pontiacs in Action!

Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Pontiacs in Action!

If you’re a 1959-62 era Pontiac fan like I am, then this old movie, or should I say ‘series of movies’, is for you! Shot in and around… continue reading »

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Let’s Get a Bite at Beany’s

Thursday, April 7, 2022
Let’s Get a Bite at Beany’s

The American automotive-based businesses and architecture built up through the 1950s – 1970s are nearly gone. When I was a kid, there were still drive-in photo processing, liquor… continue reading »

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