The Jalopy Journal
So fitting, was just scheming to buy a 59 ranchero here when it was swooped on by someone else! Too slow!
Flying down tomorrow from qld, looking forward to it but it sounds like I'll need a jacket! Least the beer will stay cold!
the waxheads valiant safari has to be one of the best in oz - he is a hamber too.
bought my tickets and flights, no car this year but looking forward to it anyway!
Congrats Ryan - looks great, I'm all over this!
The thunder taker is amazing! I used to dream of owning one cause as a surfer it would be the ultimate board transporter, but Australian parking...
congrats, just ordered a tee but happy to wait!
i'm with the no flames crowd, maybe get some subtle striping done if you cant abide by the stock look? It's your car, but i know where your coming...
Welcome to the h.a.m.b!
After selling me beloved 55 1st series chev pickup, I ended up not being able to resist picking up this 63 ap5 valiant safari.
i have a real softspot for these trucks - keep up the good work man!
this thing makes me feel funny - absolutely beautiful!
so do these actually do anything? I am into running one if it will actually cool me down (its hot where I live!)
My old xm (1964) falcon wagon, sold it cause i had another project on the go and it needed a bit of bodywork on the dogleg and it was beyond my...
thats the only photo I have ever seen of it as well, seems crazy! I can tell you its Australian though!
great wagon, sold my last one (aussie 64 xm falcon wagon) and have kicked myself every day since! Have a line on another one right now, hopefully...
I'm in love with these at the moment - very nice! Some day soon I will own one!
first year I havent been - gutted! Definitely there next year again though!
Just to give my American brothers the skinny here - the Ford brothers are heavily involved in the traditional hot rod scene here in Australia....
loco 52 - I want your wagon bad! Been looking for a good one for awhile!
I'm moving to the gold coast in a month myself, hope to be daily driving my pickup by then! Hope I pull it off!
thanks so much for the pics - love them, especially the ad woody
damn searched for it too
say a prayer for that thing - its crusher fodder
Someone just sent this to me and I thought you guys might like it:
You should read the entire story as it really is more than...
Mines at the auto elec right now getting sorted out so that hopefully doesn't happen to me! I wanna drive it up the east coast of Australia in 4...
really inspiring talent! I got into this stuff late, but I consider it an art form.
I always think of Tom Wolfe's quote on Ed Roth when I see...
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