The Curbspeed Coupe Build Thread

The Curbspeed Coupe Build Thread

When I was 15 years old, my old man somehow talked Super Shops into sponsoring me and our ’68 Camaro S/C car. They agreed to pay for a… continue reading »

Lets Learn about Levers!

Lets Learn about Levers!

GM made some great educational films in 1930s that explain mechanical principals in the most straight-forward way- Honestly, I wish they would have shown these Jam Handy classics… continue reading »

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Classified Information

Classified Information

We interrupt this brightly colored, month-long mid-’60s hot rod retrospective to take a glimpse at one of my favorite magazine departments—the classifieds. Today we have the highlights of… continue reading »

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Vic Hubbard Drag Racing Footage

Vic Hubbard Drag Racing Footage

For over 50 years, if a hot rodder lived anywhere around the East Bay area of California, then they knew the name Vic Hubbard. Located in Hayward, it was… continue reading »

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Built in the Motor City…

Built in the Motor City…

I’m in Detroit for work for a few days, and it’s always great to be back in the Motor City. Dinner at Vinsetta Garage, a stroll around the… continue reading »

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Time Archive Photos – In Color!!!

Time Archive Photos – In Color!!!

So after yesterday’s post, I got an email from the photo editor of Time Magazine… and in that email were scans of the original color negatives used in… continue reading »

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The Drag Racing Rage

The Drag Racing Rage

So I’m still down and out after surgery last week. As such, I’m behind on both shipping merch and Alliance tags. However, I am feeling better and don’t… continue reading »

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The Texan’s Tall T

The Texan’s Tall T

I’m on a mid-’60s kick right now. Cars, bikes, music, art, design…wait a second—I’ve been hooked on this era for as long as I can remember. While thumbing… continue reading »

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