The 60th anniversary of the Squarebird!

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
The 60th anniversary of the Squarebird!

In my humble opinion, 1958 was a mixed bag for American car designs- There were some definite hits that year, but plenty of other head-scratchers, as all the Detroit… continue reading »

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MG Does It Again at Bonneville in 1957

Thursday, August 2, 2018
MG Does It Again at Bonneville in 1957

As we approach another Speed Week at Bonneville soon, I bring you another clip from the British sports car maker MG setting records on the salt. You might… continue reading »

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So Cal Drag Racing 1962

Thursday, July 26, 2018
So Cal Drag Racing 1962

Apologies if you’ve seen this one before, but here’s some decent Kodachrome footage of drag racing in San Bernardino circa 1962. I love finding old home movie racing… continue reading »

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Streamlines Make Headlines (1936 Lincoln Zephyr)

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Streamlines Make Headlines (1936 Lincoln Zephyr)

By the early 1930s, the writing was on the wall for the Lincoln Motor Company. The Depression had taken it’s toll, and large luxury car sales plummeted year… continue reading »

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The 1st British Drag Racing Championship

Thursday, July 19, 2018
The 1st British Drag Racing Championship

I’m still over in the U.K. after an amazing Goodwood Festival of Speed weekend. There are plenty of fun car things to see and do around England, but… continue reading »

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Draggin’ in the Motor City

Friday, July 13, 2018
Draggin’ in the Motor City

I’ll never forget my first drag race. It was the summer of 2004 and school had already been out for a month or so. I had just finished… continue reading »

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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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