The Jalopy Journal
In the late sixties, Jim Kellison did a one off black metal flake mini T buggy. Built a custom frame and ran a Bill Thomas Corvair. Used a...
Falcon ranchero roadster
I've done the Speedster Reunion chassis dyno runs in Lincoln three different times with two different cars. Got 59 HP at 3200 RPM on the CCPU...
Running 3:54 in a stock A rear end with 29” tires. Engine is B with a CRAGAR head, headers, Weber 32/36 carb, electronic ignition. Car is a ‘29...
Now the Air & Space Museum
These are both about six years old. Will buy a new one and a gauge for the Zipper.
I have two A's with Weber 32/36 carbs. Both cars are using the Holley low pressure regulators. The Zipper is running 4 PSI and the CCPU is 2-1/2...
Nobody has mentioned what I consider a very important outfit: SPEED EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION (SEMA). Now in Diamond Bar, started in...
Checking in from colorful Colorado
These have the amber turn signal bulbs in the bucket. I think the dropped headlight bar makes a difference
I did a steel roof on my ‘29 CCPU with a 6-1/2” stretch. Redid it in wood. Some steel, but a lot of repro wood pieces and...
Now you know why he is was a billionaire!
You can spend some real time going online and checking out the displays
One son was on the surfing team at Pt Loma Nazarene University and the other had surf PE at Torrey Pines high in Del Mar.
The Petronix is the original Per-Lux Ignitor that was purchased from a company that made electronic ignitions for stationary engines running 24/7....
The one in this photo is an original Fulton. The OP's looks like a similar pedal used on an A .
I'm still smarting over the fact that they moved it from Georgetown! Did the first three events there. Crappy photo of the first Hillclimb topper...
Ford patent on a four cylinder OHC engine...
These are available from Bert’s, Snyder’s and other Model A supplier.[ATTACH]
Actually, SoCal Speed Shop was started March 3, 1946 in Burbank CA by Alex Xydias. Even after he closed the shop in the late fifties, he...
I think that that's been the business model from the very beginning.
The spare tire is a distraction. Otherwise, it's a home run.
I consider both of my cars as works in progress. The CCPU has gone through a number of modifications. Current set up is a 6-1/2" extended...
Added a 1977 OT car to my Hagerty policy and it was a mere pittance. Like Moriarty, I'm using my cars more than I ever did prior to the Covid-19.
When we were building the Zipper, had a couple of small receiver tubes welded to the frame. Made a rack that fits in the...
This thread promoted on Hemmings this morning.
Following too close on my way to school in 1959
Highway 666 was changed to 491 at least 12 years ago.
Does anybody have a pix of the AMT BLACK WIDOW T that was at the GNRS about 8 or 10 years ago with the display that looked like the actual box art?
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