The Jalopy Journal
Finally got around to ordering one... got #777!
My son's name is Lincoln.
My wife and I were going through names and that was one. During a conversation at a restaurant I went to the can and...
Incredible story about a bunch of guys with cool cars that transport cancer patients to and from their treatments.
Imagine something like this...
I don't think you can claim that you run bias plys "in all types of weather" when you live in Texas.
Perhaps you should see what my daily drive...
Another question. Are you actually going to use it for anything or will it just sit for another 30+ years in a different garage?
Aside from the obvious... is there more to this story?
A little bit "late model" but an original Hyperpak manifold for a Slant 6 is a pretty sought after part in some circles.
Does anyone have any books and videos that might be worth buying. Is there any "welders bible" that you guys swear by? My wife has...
Here is the story. Point form so that I don't lose anyone's attention.
- My Dad bought a 36 Ford 5W back in 1973 for $60
- Coupe sat in...
How much were the Ardun heads selling for?
I will post for my Dad who has been gone since 2005...
Back in 1973 my dad took a look at a 1933 Ford 5w coupe unmolested and in running...
Has anyone in Canada found Garage in the newsstands anywhere recently?
I used to pick up my copies at Chapters and now I can't find any issues...
I had a 64 Canadian Valiant (half Dart and half Valiant).
The frame rails immediately behind the transmission are notorious for rust. Check for...
What type and color of paint is the body done in?
There was a guy about 10 years ago in Minneapolis (I was there for BTT50s) with an 80s Volkswagen Pickup truck and a Cadillac 500ci engine jammed...
He was probably pretty mad when he got back. ;)
They are the ABSOLUTE worst. What a waste of swap space.
Wow. What did you start with?
I got laid off a couple of years ago in a similar manner.
The consulting firm I was working for laid off 1800 workers during a conference call....
I think you will see that trend slowing... especially in this economy.
There were tons of cars in the past two years that sold well UNDER what...
I got my 36 5w for free.
Unfortunately it was because my dad passed away.
Would happily give it back if I could watch him finish it.
After all if you consider the Church slogan... its about "cars not culture".
My wife and I thought it was a pretty dumb sale as well. Especially as it was lingering under $200,000.
Unless you desperately need the money to...
After the last two years of B-J auctions all we have learned was that cars aren't worth as much as they once were. Cars...
Ron Pratte is definately buying low this year.
I heard he sold his company before the housing bust and is now buying cars for much lower than he...
The one thing that I have noticed is that the big ticket cars just aren't going across the block this year.
There seem to be more mediocre cars,...
I work in IT.
Specializing in Network Security. Keeping the Chinese from hacking into our networks one day at a time.
He is seriously the encyclopedia of obscure car facts.
Some of you guys really need to invest in a garage heater.
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