More Doors & Sedans

Tuesday, April 11, 2006
More Doors & Sedans

I love roadsters and there are a few sedans on my wish list (Bob McCoy’s comes to mind), but the for the most part, I am a coupe… continue reading »

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In Color

Monday, April 10, 2006
In Color

Color could possibly be the most personal (and sometimes important) decision you make while building your hot rod or custom. Regardless of stance and hardware appointments, color sets the… continue reading »

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At A Loss…

Friday, April 7, 2006
At A Loss…

For the first time since starting the new version of The Jalopy Journal, I’m at a loss for words. I have nothing to say… Nothing to report. Blank…. continue reading »

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Wait Till Next Year…

Monday, April 3, 2006
Wait Till Next Year…

The 2006 Lone Star Round Up is done and gone. We came in full of high expectations and just like the Kontinentals do every year, they were blown… continue reading »

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Design Inspiration

Wednesday, March 29, 2006
Design Inspiration

A lot of folks claim that traditional hot rods and kustoms are stuck in a vacuum sans innovation. I’ve never felt that we as a genre have even… continue reading »

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Repro Steel

Thursday, March 23, 2006
Repro Steel

Brookville’s 3w coupe body is ready to go and I’m conflicted by the whole thing. A few years ago my wife and I flew into Austin for the… continue reading »

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Hot Rod Books

Thursday, March 16, 2006
Hot Rod Books

I was living in Norman, Oklahoma when I first caught the traditional hot rod bug. While I still consider Norman to be the capital of this great country,… continue reading »

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Kevin’s Flathead Ford

Tuesday, March 7, 2006
Kevin’s Flathead Ford

Kevin Lee was originally planning on running an early 60’s aluminum block v8 Buick in his now infamous modified roadster. It wasn’t until he stumbled across what looked like… continue reading »

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