The Jalopy Journal
That is one cool lady. Anybody know what kind of bike?
She's almost too perfect.
OCD maybe? Takes one to know one.
It was my cousin's '56 Chevy, a gift from his father when he turned 16. It was mild, with a dark blue metalflake paint job by Joe Bailon and a...
Around the same time there was an article on how to add two more taillights to that generation of 'Vettes. Not quite so painful, but still....
It still surprises me that Andy Granatelli could get his pit crew to dress in pajamas for Indy.
Didn't he make wheels or something'? ; )
Yes, lovely. The perfect descriptor for her.
HRM did a great article on the car in the Aug '63 issue, including a cutaway drawing. As a teen, I was intrigued: Slant6 motor with 3 webers, VW...
Amen. I've owned three. Worked in a shop where we service and test drove Healeys, XKs, XKEs, MGAs, MGBs. I liked Healeys the best. We turned away...
Annette was later. We didn't get Micky Mouse Club til I was seven, if I recall.
Darla was my first crush. I was about six.
And there's something gratifying about a nearly new Caddy packing' surfboards.
My dad did too.
It sure fired up my inner junior high boy!
The driver is checking out her. . . uh . . . um . . .her . . wrench!
Lord, have mercy.
A Shelby with popped, extended shackles? Oh, the horror!
Somebody yell, "Look Out! Lion!"
I never look at a modern rear-engine dragster and think, "That's a beauty." But the old slingshots, some really are beauties, like this one.
Those were such cool cars. Not real quick, didn't handle especially well, but REALLY big on cool factor to my 17 year old eyes when I bought one,...
Paul Newman's first gig on Broadway in Picnic, 1953.
Oh, yeah. Drive-in movies wouldn't have been near as much fun without them!
It's a twin lens reflex camera with two flashguns attached. Don't know why he's looking at it upside down. They're usually used at waist level.
I agree. Looks European. I even like the 4-door quite a bit. My brother had a 65 turbo. That thing was a little monster.
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