Home Movie Drag Race Footage: Can You Guess?

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Home Movie Drag Race Footage: Can You Guess?

I just fount this nice footage of the early days of drag racing labeled “Albertson Family 1956 Drag Races” but it obviously is from a bit later once… continue reading »

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Ford at the World’s Fair in 1934 and 1935

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Ford at the World’s Fair in 1934 and 1935

I’ve written about Ford at the 1964 World’s Fair before, but here’s some footage of Ford’s first presence at a World’s Fair, and it goes back 30 years… continue reading »

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Down in Bakersfield: A Pictorial

Friday, November 2, 2018
Down in Bakersfield: A Pictorial

A few Sundays ago, I slipped away from my post in the Manufacturers Midway™ at Bakersfield’s Famoso Raceway. It didn’t take long to realize that over the summer,… continue reading »

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Just flew Back from SEMA…

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Just flew Back from SEMA…

It’s darn near a non-stop series of car events for me, starting with Austin F1, the RPM Nationals, and this week was SEMA, which was a work-related outing… continue reading »

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Take Your Kids to a Drag Race!

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Take Your Kids to a Drag Race!

If your the parent of younger children like me, you most likely expose them to many cool parts of your hot rod world: Cruising around in vintage vehicles,… continue reading »

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The RPM Nationals

Monday, October 29, 2018
The RPM Nationals

For the past five years or so, there’s been a really exciting trend in traditional hot rod events. Rather than gathering in mass, shooting the shit, and staring… continue reading »

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1 Roll

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
1 Roll

About fifteen years ago, I bought my first Leica camera. It’s an M3 that has been a beater its entire life. The leather has pealed away from it’s… continue reading »

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A Car Show, A Drag Race, and a Hill Climb in 1959

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
A Car Show, A Drag Race, and a Hill Climb in 1959

This 8mm color home movie footage is a fantastic find from three separate events, apparently all shot in 1959. If your a motorcycle guy too, you in luck,… continue reading »

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