The Jalopy Journal
There is a Buick V6 in the T Tudor in my avatar. Not my first choice, but it was there when I bought the car. It runs great, moves the car pretty...
It is a staged shot. It's from a '70s magazine shoot for a story about cruising Van Nuys Blvd.
Bad Photoshop job. The lettering above the trim looks legit. The lettering below the trim is all wrong, at the wrong angle, doesn't follow the...
I don't think woodies are well suited to chopped roofs. All of the chopped woodies that I've ever seen just haven't looked right to me. The roof...
This is a recent photo of 1/25 scale die cast model cars.
The movie was set in 1957, so the small block is plausible.
I'll be there in in this heap.
Heading out from Phoenix on Friday morning with a big group of hot rods.
20170326_182131-jpg by Mike posted Aug...
The cowl and hood on the Woody, Rustoleum gloss black.
The T Bird, Rustoleum gloss dark hunter green.
The E Type and MG, Rustoleum...
This is a still from the movie "Hot Rod". Lyons, CA is the name of the town where the movie was filmed. All of the drag racing scenes in the movie...
"I eat punks like you for breakfast!"
The art on that box makes me think of young Hunter S. Thompson blasting around Havana in the borrowed "Chevy".
I think the comparison is valid. a 1970 Challenger is a bitchin' car, and I would love to own one. Also, a 1970 Challenger is simple and primitive...
20171118_071402-jpg by Mike posted Aug 30, 2018 at 11:55 AM
Not many '59 two door wagons around, I've only seen a handful. I'm very lucky to...
My wife is an RN, she went through the Nursing program at Long Beach City College. That program is known to be one of the toughest and...
"OK America, show us your guns!"
"Turn right here left."
That Alice Chalmers sure is a kinky gal.
Ronald McDonald's mom?
The ice cream man in my neighborhood back in the late '60s and early '70s drove dirty, a beat up step van. He was short, kinda fat, hairy, had a...
If you can get inside the balloon, they know you're small.
"Rake" is my favorite type of "stance", big, f**k off rake.
Rainy City Cruisers.
I reckon this must be a still from a movie, the guy in the suit is actor Dorian Harewood.
DeHaviland Beaver on floats.
Lolly Pop Guild Studebaker.
The loss of Speedworld is what led to the loss of Southwest Nostalgia Drags. Before the demise of Speedworld, Mark and Spike with Southwest...
Morro Bay, CA.
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