The Jalopy Journal
401 in my Dodge Coupe since ‘05
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Wow- Just noticed you are in Penrose, CO so I may have to look you up if I need stuff
I bought this '35 International a few months back to be a hot rod project, but the longer I had it the more I realized it is actually...
Somebody has to make the tough calls- Thanks for managing the HAMB Drags as you see fit. Still the best thing going!
This was just TOO much fun! I did not expect something in the elite category of the HAMB
Drags but wow! Too cool of an event! Can't wait until...
These days you can have about anything in a day or two. I carry a water pump for my Nailhead, just in case. Have two Y Blocks in the build...
Those old Powerglides are tough! Abused a couple a lot in the late '60's and early '70's
Heading out in the morning. Looks like about 100 degrees for the Friday night drags! We have done that before and STILL fun!
Great work! Looking forward to it!
I have now lost both of my parents- but somehow Dad was particularly tough. Hang in there Ryan.
Nobody hurt- the rest is just details. As somebody said:
Come-along and a port a power. Time and patience.
Inspiration and greatness are inspired by passion for what you do and the need to work with limited resources. The best cars are typically not the...
My mom recently died at 94, and her Dad (my grandfather) was a humble farmer who farmed a small farm in Nebraska through the Dust Bowl Years. He...
One more guy with nothing but good experiences for 20 years- have ordered on a Tuesday morning to find it in my driveway the next afternoon!
Looks like you can get them all day long for about $150 on ebay, but you might find one local for less.
Great show- my favorite next to the HAMB Drags. Well- The Roundup might be second on my list next the the HAMB Drags- bust Salina is much easier...
The traditional choices would be the Borg Warner T-10 4 speed or Ford Toploader 4 speed. The Toploader being the stronger one.
Yup- Good call on those changes.
Gonna make Salina this July?
You old '59 wagon is cool- I have a '52 Delivery
I formed a pan for my Dodge with part of an old hood. I would love to see more pictures of you Studebaker!
Coveting thy neighbors Model A
By the way- cool picture of your grandparents!
Width is going to be the biggest potential issue. Find out how that compares to the original chassis. Cool car and you should have fun with this...
401 Nailhead Buick in my '36 Dodge Coupe. Just cool motors with good history and sound. Decided to build a Non-Ford fenderless coupe around a...
Love your videos of first rides! Inspiration for the rest of us that have a project under construction. The fire ups and the first drives are...
Grew up driving in real mud on roads in rural Kansas- in 50's and 60's cars with bias ply mud tires. I miss driving in real mud! Wish I had video...
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