The 1940 Ford Style Show

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The 1940 Ford Style Show

As with many other manufacturers, sometimes a Ford between two model years might look pretty much the same, but actually conceal a number of improvements. This is definitely… continue reading »

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Drag Racing in Color – 1958

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Drag Racing in Color – 1958

I love sharing old home movies of hot rods in action from the 1950s, because it’s probably our most accurate look back at how the cars were built… continue reading »

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Hod Rodding in the Snow (again)

Thursday, December 14, 2017
Hod Rodding in the Snow (again)

Happy Holidays my HAMB Friends! Although it’s understandable to get a little down about these cold days and long winter nights, that doesn’t mean you can’t take your old… continue reading »

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Revisting the Spurgin-Giovanine Roadster…

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Revisting the Spurgin-Giovanine Roadster…

You might remember Jimmy B’s 8mm footage of this iconic car at the dry lakes he shared many years ago, with Bob Giovanine giving commentary about the footage- It… continue reading »

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Draggin’ at Caddo

Monday, November 20, 2017
Draggin’ at Caddo

For the past few weeks I’ve been digging deep into Texas drag racing history. On my kitchen table, photos flood from borrowed three-ring binders as my notebooks fill… continue reading »

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Why the ’40 Ford?

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Why the ’40 Ford?

It’s easy for the untrained eye to look at a 1939 and 1940 Ford and think there’s isn’t much difference between the two model years. So why was… continue reading »

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Send Good Thoughts for Vern’s Shop…

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Send Good Thoughts for Vern’s Shop…

You’ve all heard about the massive fires we are experiencing here in Northern California. Its hard to explain how bad it is, but imagine thousands of acres, entire… continue reading »

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Pikes Peak: No Margin for Error

Thursday, September 28, 2017
Pikes Peak: No Margin for Error

My automotive news feed had a blip about Ken Block almost dropping his 1400 HP all wheel drive Mustang off a deep cliff while filming the “Climbkhana” video… continue reading »

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