More Color Drag Racing Footage!

Thursday, June 7, 2018
More Color Drag Racing Footage!

It’s a great time we live in, when color hot rodding films from over 50 years ago keep turning up on the internet. Today’s score is over an… continue reading »

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Warren Dorrill’s Shark

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Warren Dorrill’s Shark

I love Kustomrama just for the sheer obscurity of things like this… The story of Warren Dorrill’s “interesting” concept shoebox was posted on the H.A.M.B. a number of… continue reading »

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Lets Learn about Levers!

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Lets Learn about Levers!

GM made some great educational films in 1930s that explain mechanical principals in the most straight-forward way- Honestly, I wish they would have shown these Jam Handy classics… continue reading »

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Vic Hubbard Drag Racing Footage

Thursday, May 24, 2018
Vic Hubbard Drag Racing Footage

For over 50 years, if a hot rodder lived anywhere around the East Bay area of California, then they knew the name Vic Hubbard. Located in Hayward, it was… continue reading »

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Built in the Motor City…

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Built in the Motor City…

I’m in Detroit for work for a few days, and it’s always great to be back in the Motor City. Dinner at Vinsetta Garage, a stroll around the… continue reading »

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Movie Time: LIFE IN KODACHROME

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Movie Time: LIFE IN KODACHROME

The problem with knowing as much as we do about traditional hot rods and old cars in general, is that it becomes impossible to not spot something wrong… continue reading »

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Drag Racing was Great in ’58

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Drag Racing was Great in ’58

Need Inspiration for the HAMB Drags? Lets go back 60 years ago to a time when Drag Racing was simple, and one of the best places in the… continue reading »

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The Flying Goose

Thursday, April 19, 2018
The Flying Goose

You gents might remember my post about Widegren’s Speed Shop a few years ago? Gustav Widegren and his old timey cats run a shop out of a small town… continue reading »

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