The Jalopy Journal
Yep, me first attitude regardless what you drive.
I like black, accent colors can look good. but do you really want to draw attention to the drums?
Welcome to the h.a.m.b. finally and good luck with your project.
Money to fund cars generally not from household budget. Buy when opportunities arise, swap, sell, repeat. Keep ears open and watch for potential...
With a imminent shutdown looming. I fortunately have my mom to care for. Son on the back 40, 4 grandkids and shops full of projects. 3 homesteads...
Yep, buy parts when cheap if I think I might be building it.
Nope, need and have driver hotrod, building a 49 Ford full custom, like vintage trucks one of which is daily driver. Have a couple. Keeping the 40...
I'll take my chances and enjoy myself while I do. Life is full of uncertainties.
Refering to CC-Mo's pic
The restored original look pic you posted you were referring to classic looking paint and wheels I assume. But the car is...
Haven't heard "Brekkie" either, not sure I want to know.;)
OK, not a rant and penned tongue in cheek. Terms, expressions adopted and used over and over.
"Barn find". Has been punted around for awhile and...
Change is inevitable. Basic content being traditional hot rods and customs hasn't. That's what matters.
I use text, email and phone when buying or selling. You still have to go through the song and dance and weed out people the best you can no matter...
Congrats on getting your old flame back.
Getting ready to go to the Hunnert Car Pileup my sons 63 1/2 Galaxie had a small fuel leak at the metal fuel supply to carb. He temporarily...
Great pictorial coverage. I appreciate the time people put in to post events I likely won't get a opportunity to attend.
I tend to overtighten wheel lugs according to my dad but have never had uni lugs come loose. I always recheck after installing any wheels
Flames are like Continental kits and visors. You either like or hate them. It really depends on the car whether it enhances the look or is a add on.
" find another forum to replace HAMB"
Good luck with that. Love the simple roadster just like it is.
That will look very good centered.
Think of resolutions for new year. True to form break any I've made and quite possibly break a few of the 10 commandments while I'm at it. :)
From the title I thought this was going to be something about BB King.:)
Ugly eventually comes around in style and collectabilty 'cause its different. Still ugly but different.
Congratulations, grandkids are fun I should have had them first. :)
Unfortunately the "get what you pay for" statement doesn't hold true for many of the name brand tools produced nowadays. I have had good luck with...
Sure the first trophy girl pic isn't a dude?
Nice car. It will sell. In my opinion it's a got a few hurdles that will require the right buyer. Open car, limited use. Time of year. Flames. You...
See post; New Merch
Torpedo, Slantbacks, fastbacks however you refer to them have always rung a bell as well as taildraggers. Any well done hot rod with the right...
I vote 25% window to 75% body proportions for most cases. No car is too good of condition to look better. I am a hotrod and customs guy.
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