Dating Rituals in a Car-Centric World

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Dating Rituals in a Car-Centric World

My friends, we are going to look back at how much our automobiles created unique, amazing experiences for us that the next generations safely stuck in their autonomous… continue reading »

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Ernie Adams and his Dwarf Customs

Monday, February 19, 2018
Ernie Adams and his Dwarf Customs

Ernie Adams of Maricopa, AZ is a craftsman– No two ways about it. He’s hand-built an entire fleet of 5/8th scale, medal-bodied, running cars. After watching a sidecar… continue reading »

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Vintage Billboards…

Monday, February 12, 2018
Vintage Billboards…

The Gas & Oil niche of collecting is a rabbit hole for sure, but I’m not much of a memorabilia guy. When I walk around swap meets and… continue reading »

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The Mako Or Manta Ray II

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
The Mako Or Manta Ray II

This one is going to be stretching the barriers of our focus here on The Jalopy Journal a bit, but bear with me… Last week, I went on… continue reading »

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“Hitting the Trap” Bonneville Comic story 1952

Thursday, January 18, 2018
“Hitting the Trap” Bonneville Comic story 1952

Since Ryan is frozen stiff in Austin and everyone seems to be hunkering down from the cold all over the country, it seems like a good time to… continue reading »

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Drag Racing in the Basement?

Thursday, January 11, 2018
Drag Racing in the Basement?

I’ve always dug vintage slot car sets, but it’s usually the early Aurora or Tyco sets running 60s style sports cars and grand prix racers. Thumbing through the… continue reading »

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Focus!

Friday, January 5, 2018
Focus!

Four years ago, I was sitting at a desk inside the University of Missouri’s journalism school listening to a lecture about page design. The professor was a veteran… continue reading »

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The Best of #HAMB on Instagram 2017

Thursday, January 4, 2018
The Best of #HAMB on Instagram 2017

Social Media is a blessing and a curse to me- I love getting inspired by what others are doing, but I need to do less looking at my… continue reading »

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