The Jalopy Journal
Ha! Yup! When my dad was a kid he used to hang around and watch Gary work on his cars.
Keeping the inner fender panels and don't want to chop them up.
Plus that's what they would expect us to do.
Progress has been slow. My little sister (19 yr old) was diagnosed with a pretty severe sickness, so our family has been working through it. My...
My first car was a 1993 Ford Mustang GT with a T-5 that I bought not running for 900 bucks when I was 15. My dad helped me pass inspection (didn't...
How'd that work out for ya... LoL
- 78th Army Band.
We got our first snow in Baltimore yesterday. Didn't stick on the roads, but you bet your...
Kids in most areas of the US can't afford the exuberant prices people ask for their rusted out buckets and don't have the know-how to make...
Daangit you beat me.
You're right! We need to get one of those too!
I don't have a lot of pictures, but THE MOTOR IS IN! Trans is bolted up to the cross member, some sheet metal that was cut and bent in the 70's...
Sombody gotsta edumacate dem childens!
That's where I like to hang out. :D
At first I thought OP was talking about the uni-lug wheels with the wider "slot" bolt holes, not the dual...
I was not expecting that! Blew my mind dude!
After hearing his plans it really seems like he needs that higher education. :D
Look! Functional moon tanks! What a novel idea!
I agree 100%. It all depends just like many other things ... hip hop included, it's a matter of taste.
I like some hip hop. I like moon disks on...
You guys like that, eh? They're the gauges in an old boat. That probably threw some people off. LoL
I figured gauges -> hot rods -> relevant -> ????
I hate to sound morbid, but I think of this at age 26. My generation is not as much into old iron as older ones, mainly because I think it's not...
Man, with that thing you could really make out at swap meets!
Not as old as some of the cars on here, but my wife and I drove our '63 Fairlane (289/NON-OD toploader) from Baltimore to Maine and back. The only...
Both, man. Both.
Yeah my Towel City slicks are on steel wheels as well. I'm think they gotta add like, .0000001 ET from centrifugal force.
I just got some to replace my MH cheater slicks and the Towel City recaps seemed super heavy.
My question is; Has anyone ever built a 40's car, without the car and only the fenders?
A bit of an update -
Today we got a little more settled in. Removed the hood, unboxed the transmission, got the flywheel fitted, ordered some...
+1 check and make sure the choke is opening and staying open.
I'll be splitting time between helping with the 40 and working on my 63 (avatar). My dad has every intention of making progress on it after work...
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