RPM Valve Covers

Monday, January 29, 2018
RPM Valve Covers

Over a decade ago, I bought a set of finned aluminum valve covers for early SBCs on the HAMB that had the letters “RPM” casted mysteriously into the… continue reading »

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Dan Gurney

Monday, January 15, 2018
Dan Gurney

When I was twelve or thirteen years old, my dad put a “Dan Gurney For President” bumper sticker on our family suburban. At the time, his best friend… continue reading »

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A Hot Rodder’s New Years Resolution

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
A Hot Rodder’s New Years Resolution

2017 was quite simply a year with some bad news for me: I had friends loose their homes in the massive California fires, there was turmoil at work,… continue reading »

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The Birth Of Outlaw Hot Rodding

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The Birth Of Outlaw Hot Rodding

JB Cochran was my grandfather. He ran and operated Cochran Garage in Ada, OK from the late 1930’s until he eassed away at an early age in the… continue reading »

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Otto Crocker’s Heuer

Monday, August 7, 2017
Otto Crocker’s Heuer

I’ve long admired Otto Crocker and have written about him many times. For the uninitiated, Otto is the godfather of modern racing timing devices found everywhere from Bonneville… continue reading »

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The Family Business

Monday, July 31, 2017
The Family Business

Hey fellas… I’m freshly back in the office and head down trying to get the H.A.M.B. drags together. We are only a couple of weeks away and my… continue reading »

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Titan of Speed Parts: Vic Edelbrock Junior

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Titan of Speed Parts: Vic Edelbrock Junior

You probably already know this news, but Vic Edebrock Junior passed away last Friday, Jun 9th, at the age of 80. He was the only child of hot… continue reading »

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Jay Everett’s ’34 Pickup

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Jay Everett’s ’34 Pickup

This is Jay Everett’s ’34 Pickup that was featured in the February, 1951 issue of Hot Rod Magazine. Rad little truck, right? And what about that name, does… continue reading »

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