The Jalopy Journal
Bill delivered a 49 Olds for me today.
From Connecticut to central Illinois.
Great guy great service. Kept me informed the whole time.
The guy he...
[ATTACH] What it looks like without the letters.
I will do $5500
6cyl 4speed. I had the car lettered up a few years ago ,its just for looks.
Runs good ,very solid body , the worst is the rocker panels....
all this lettering should make it faster , see ya there
I have been sitting back reading all the responses to this great event. I was fortunate
to be one of the "White Shirts"( aka MDA volunteer...
I don’t do face book , but daughter does. She showed me pictures there.
Just awesome already!
COOL story powrshiftr . thats gotta be worth the price right there.
this is going to be a L O N G azz day !!!
was realy looking at this year, but I bought a 10sec. 64 Olds F85 I built for
a guy 7 years ago. It has been sitting for that long also. I wasnt...
Love the play by play you all are making, and the sacrifice you have made to do this.
Hope to meet all of you guys . Some of us are close enough...
I am about 2 hours from the track. South of 80, west of 55 and east of 39.
if it does not rain, I could accommodate some tow rigs and campers /...
will do, I did put some miles on that car around the track. Its not fast but it works great as a golf cart.
I was going to bring my 64 Olds to the Meltdown if I got to look period correct.
Two weeks ago I went to Byron with it , got it to run 10.95 @122....
thanks bobj, that gives me some ideas. I like the 2nd one better.
I noticed you put bumpers on it also, nice touch.
I know I have more body work...
could someone do a gold flake like a bass boat and maybe some
black like the Hairy Hurst Olds.
thanks either way.
there is that 62-63 Chevy II that likes to wheelie about 1/2 way down the track.its on the rough side, strait axle, red with spray can yellow...
I have read every post on this thread, but may have missed it
Is there going to be any bands?
just an idea about the "parade cars" ....
this would make great signature :D
Oh and I saw you said you know BTR. (aka travolta.) I met him once
at RT66 Dragway. I know (of)...
the only thing you forgot was, when a car rolls up you want to
shoot. You can see camera going up then it goes blank.....
Thanks for the offer on the engine
Unfortunately I have a long way to go yet
before the engine goes in. But it will be Olds power.
I did have it...
ya but but but what The Oldsmobiles...:o
now I really feel left out .....[IMG]
I will offer up my 57 Ford to be a push or pull back car if needed again
this year. Its to painfully slow (24 sec.) to run down the track but I...
I hope to christ someone is going to get this on DVD... and print like
HRD. I was one of the first to get there on Friday and one of last to...
I would say this was the real deal swap meet. It defiantly isnt a flee market with grandma made doilies , and useless trinkets.<O:p
I can attest to this. ^^^^
I think I may have set track record . 52 mph and 24 sec.
still had a great time.
nice write up, and you guys were a great neighbor.
I like that burned up better home and garden sign
I saw you left it behind, I forgot to grab...
Secure the boarder we are being invaded. !!! just kidding. That is great news. More the better
if its the shop in California .... good luck !
Joe moved his shop to Tennessee ,thats the one to deal with
oh and my neighbor for the weekend:)
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