Bakersfield B-Sides

Friday, October 19, 2018
Bakersfield B-Sides

Once you pass through the little town of Wasco, you hit a relatively long, relatively straight stretch of road that takes you directly to the drag strip best… continue reading »

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Drag Racing in the U.K. 1963 – 65

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Drag Racing in the U.K. 1963 – 65

I just found some great color  (or should I say ‘colour’) footage of Blackbushe Aerodrome drag racing in England in the mid 60s! I’ve written about Santa Pod Raceway and… continue reading »

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The Hot Rod Hillclimb

Monday, September 17, 2018
The Hot Rod Hillclimb

Let’s get this out of the way first – I missed this event. Again. It’s the one event that I haven’t attended that truly haunts me simply because… continue reading »

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Bonneville in 1966

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Bonneville in 1966

If you haven’t checked out Jeff Pierce’s personal images of Bonneville in the 6os yet, check them out now! His mother captured the racing action on the salt in… continue reading »

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Gems at Pebble Beach ‘Car Week’ 2018

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Gems at Pebble Beach ‘Car Week’ 2018

I’m back from Car Week at Pebble Beach in Monterey, and although there is less hot rod and custom items to share than last year’s event, there were… continue reading »

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Return to the H.A.M.B. Drags

Friday, August 24, 2018
Return to the H.A.M.B. Drags

“Does that sunroof open?” I asked as we hummed along on an old Missouri back road. With each passing minute, we moved further and further from that small… continue reading »

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A Life In 1948…

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
A Life In 1948…

So one of my best pals was recently moving his mom out of his childhood home and stumbled upon a few 8mm rolls of film while doing so…. continue reading »

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The 2018 H.A.M.B. Drag Nationals

Monday, August 20, 2018
The 2018 H.A.M.B. Drag Nationals

It was probably around 2pm or so. We were all huddled into the event booth hiding from the sun when it happened. I think Kevin Lee was the… continue reading »

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