Your Most Memorable Hot Rod Event

Friday, March 31, 2017
Your Most Memorable Hot Rod Event

In the spring of 2007, I was captivated by an advertisement in Northern Rodder magazine. The one-page ad featured a wheelstanding Anglia named “Obsession” and a small snippet… continue reading »

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Pure Vintage Racing

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Pure Vintage Racing

So I’m on an airplane spending thousands to take my kids to see a mouse for Spring Break. As such, my resources are limited and my time short… But… continue reading »

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Off to Amelia Island…

Thursday, March 9, 2017
Off to Amelia Island…

It’s late at night, there is laundry everywhere, and I’m packing my bags like a madman. It’s time to head over to the little enclave of Amelia Island,… continue reading »

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The Daytona 500 Is Decadent & Depraved

Monday, February 27, 2017
The Daytona 500 Is Decadent & Depraved

I missed an earlier flight to Orlando and didn’t arrive to my destination until damned near midnight. In doing so, I missed all of my meetings with Valvoline… continue reading »

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Drag Strip Days

Friday, February 10, 2017
Drag Strip Days

You watch the clock as the as the workweek winds down. The time passes slowly, the hands hardly moving. It’s Friday. No, not just any Friday. Your mind… continue reading »

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The Grand National Roadster Show in Five Sentences

Friday, February 3, 2017
The Grand National Roadster Show in Five Sentences

The security guard waves you through the gate, but you hardly notice because you’re too fixated on the snow on top of those mountains in the distance, mountains… continue reading »

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Other stuff at the GNRS…

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Other stuff at the GNRS…

Ryan’s thoughts on the 2017 Grand National Roadster Show were spot on: The acceptance and appreciation of straightforward, traditional style Hot Rods on the main show floor was… continue reading »

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Mavericks

Monday, January 30, 2017
Mavericks

“Starting next year, The Jalopy Journal will no longer recognize the promoter’s pick as America’s Most Beautiful roadster. Instead, we will recognize our own.” That’s a quote from… continue reading »

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