The Jalopy Journal
Diamondbacks. I'm on my second set on my avatar. Got 13 years and almost 30,000 miles on the first set.
70 on Sunday
Love the headlights...…:rolleyes:
I have an OT Model "A" Ford with mechanical brakes, my avatar has a single master cylinder, and my '49 Ford Bonneville Car has a dual master...
Didn't early Pontiac Tempests have some kind of IRS?
Truck is six hole pattern, car is 5 hole pattern
Trevor, that radiator sat in a car that was not run for 15+ years. Some of the junk might be coming from there.
Actually 20+. I've had...
It's too clean.....get to work :)
Very nice shop. Enjoy it.
Pate Swap Meet at Texas Motor Speedway has been cancelled. Next meet will be in April 2021 on the regular weekend.
I've driven the 226 in my avatar over 55,000 miles, 45,000 or so since the overhaul. I've lucked into some speed equipment but the biggest...
If you can find one, a 57 to 59 Ford car 9" is a bolt-in. I even kept the '49 Ford backing plates and brakes. The outside width is ok too.
I've got a radiator out of a '49 V-8 car that I'm not using. It's probably not good enough to run on the street but it might make a suitable one...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] I have a 226 in my avatar and a 254 in a '49 Ford coupe Bonneville car. Speed equipment is available but hard to find and...
Let my worthless brother-in-law do it...………..in his garage!!
Several years ago I was at a small town car show in Central Texas with my avatar, factory flathead six, stock at the time. Sitting there with the...
My buddy and I built a car in my 2 car garage. We did everything but the roll cage and the engine machine work. Took it out there the last two...
My first high school car in 1966, a '57 Chevrolet 150 2 door post. A friend of my dad's gave it to me to get it out of his yard. I got the 6...
Met him on the long course starting line at Bonneville in 2010 or 2011. Nice guy. Happy B'day Isky!!
Fortunate enough to live close to the Texas Summit Racing. Drove past last Saturday afternoon and the parking lot was packed!! I think they are...
Now you've done it...…...too nice for a daily driver.:rolleyes:
3 speed, no overdrive 3.73
'51 and newer Fordomatic 3.31, 3.54 optional
When things get normal again, Texas Motor Speedway hosts Pate Swap Meet, Good guys twice a year. Four hour drive to Austin for the Lone Star...
Welcome to the club!!!
Went to the Johnson County Sub-courthouse last week to renew tags on my OT 2018 Chevy Truck. There was a table blocking the closed door to the...
'62 Belair 409 4 speed
Congratulations. After 55 years in the workplace, I'm retiring 6 months from next Thursday, counting the hours.
Hard to find but two mid to late 40's, early 50's International truck hoods bolted together bottom to bottom make a nice looking boattail.
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