So Long Bob…

Monday, July 2, 2018
So Long Bob…

“Funerals are for the living, not the dead.” I have no idea who first said that. It seems like a lot of folks have claimed credit through the… continue reading »

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Bob Klessig

Monday, June 25, 2018
Bob Klessig

I couple of weeks ago, I called Bob to check in on him and see how he was feeling. He didn’t sound good and I made it a… continue reading »

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The Curbspeed Coupe Build Thread

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
The Curbspeed Coupe Build Thread

When I was 15 years old, my old man somehow talked Super Shops into sponsoring me and our ’68 Camaro S/C car. They agreed to pay for a… continue reading »

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The People Of Hot Rodding

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
The People Of Hot Rodding

I’m all kinds of hopped up on pain meds right now. As some of you know, I’ve had neck issues for years and have plenty of surgery scars… continue reading »

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Scallops and the Silver Sapphire: Remembering Paul Hatton

Friday, May 4, 2018
Scallops and the Silver Sapphire: Remembering Paul Hatton

There’s no denying that we live in an interesting era for hot rodding. Our hobby has sprouted from humble beginnings to a global phenomenon in less than a… continue reading »

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The Drag Safari

Sunday, April 15, 2018
The Drag Safari

In 1954, Wally Parks sent Rick Rickman, Chic Cannon and Bud Coons on the road… Their mission? To train the nation on how to hold and contest a… continue reading »

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In Support Of…

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
In Support Of…

So Eric Williams is the owner of Hot Rod Leather… He’s been a long time supporter of The Jalopy Journal and a good pal. Recently, he had open… continue reading »

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The Life Of Bloody Mary

Monday, March 19, 2018
The Life Of Bloody Mary

Back in 2014, Joey wrote a little feature on Barrie Neff’s ’39 Standard coupe that was featured in the October, 1963 issue of Popular Hot Rodding. Shortly thereafter,… continue reading »

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