JC Whitney Catalog 1954… Tacking It On!

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
JC Whitney Catalog 1954… Tacking It On!

Here’s another one from the archives- A J.C. Whitney & Co. catalog from 1954 with plenty of parts and accessories to make your tired old heap look it’s… continue reading »

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Early Model Race Boats

Monday, December 7, 2020
Early Model Race Boats

I was minding my own damn business this weekend when I fielded an email from one Kent Lund. Kent has a passion for early model Powerboats and thought… continue reading »

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Wish they Still made Those…

Thursday, November 12, 2020
Wish they Still made Those…

We are very fortunate to be living in a time that we can order almost anything for our old cars- Antique engine rebuild kits, bias ply wide whitewall… continue reading »

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Well, that didn’t Work…

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Well, that didn’t Work…

I’ve got some very cool 50s and 60s hot rod magazines and brochures from my dad’s collection, but my favorites are the parts & accessories catalogs from the… continue reading »

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Your Hot Rod Quiz for the Day!

Thursday, November 5, 2020
Your Hot Rod Quiz for the Day!

Not sure if you’re as burned out on the news and ‘social’ media as I am these day, so let’s just unwind, stretch our brains, and have some… continue reading »

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Big Trucks & Buried Treasure

Friday, October 30, 2020
Big Trucks & Buried Treasure

It’s been a busy fall. In between work, projects, travel and moving to a different apartment here in San Francisco, it seems like there simply aren’t enough hours… continue reading »

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An Interview with McDripp

Thursday, October 29, 2020
An Interview with McDripp

Thought I’d share this fun interview with with world famous pin striper Fineline McDripp, drawn and written by Carl Kohler for the March 1957 issue of Car Craft…. continue reading »

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Marvelous Man Doors & the Mystery Drag Bike

Friday, October 23, 2020
Marvelous Man Doors & the Mystery Drag Bike

It was already dark by the time I had reached the south side of Portland, Oregon. I had spent the day on the road, driving north from San… continue reading »

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