The Jalopy Journal
On the bright side, Lake Bonneville is looking good.
Cool that they picked one that doesn't pump for your photo spot.
How'd it smell out there? Like money?
158.13075. Go, man, Go!
Better every time I look. Go, mam, go!
The one I see in the photo, as just dragged from the bushes, $2k to $3k, depending on what it was, option-wise.
But it really depends on what the...
If you are referring to a beach, then a couple inches should be fine. All beach race pictures I've seen are very flat and smooth. Getting to the...
THANKS! You answered as I was asking. Awesome museum!
Can you post a link to that site? When I type it in, GoDaddy wants to sell me the domain name of revs.org.
The drivers today are so lucky to not face the racers of yesterday.
Little Lumpy beat the monster.
Probably half a dozen logging chains and tie straps, numerous assorted hand tools, a tow-truck chain with j-hook on one end and a "frame-eye tab"...
Left ain't right, and right ain't wrong.
Beautiful car. Simplicity in form with loads of function.
From July, 1976
Polish/polish - Weird word, it's the only word in the English language that changes pronunciation when it is capitalized.
Iconic American liveries that don't really need a photo include the black & gold cars of Smokey Yunick, and the black cars of Big Daddy.
One from a couple weeks ago. Our buddy is visiting the shop of of a friend. We're getting ready to head home for the day, so shop owner steps away...
You didn't say what CID your SBC is, 327? 430? Or more? Something in between? HP gain will depend on which carb and cam you add when you add the...
What an awesome story and car.
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There's a half dozen of the nicest dashes ever seen
Sacrifices were made. Battles were won. Record was set.
Way to go, John & Team 640!
Nice! Thanks for sharing.
Looks great, Joey. Are you putting a coupe body on this chassis with the flathead?
Two cars are better than one. A banger roadster for the sunny...
I live on the corner of the highway on the edge of town. In the last 20 years, I've found 4 wheel covers (all new OT) and three wheel/tires (one...
Don't feel bad about that, folks have been hotrodding cars like yours for over 90 years. How many new ideas can there be left undone?
Here's a thread by @J.Ukrop for you to read: https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/posts/14435433/
His hotrod evolution is fascinating to follow....
I have yet to read anything from Pat's weekly blog that I haven't enjoyed.
If you have fuel & spark, you are half way there. Check the compression for each cylinder. Verify timing isn't 180 off.
Have you considered using thinner oil, like the NAPCAR guys are running nowadays? 0W30 or less is being run for a few hours with no issues. It has...
@Ryan , you wrote this after coming to terms with yourself regarding your evolved feelings about a particular man. That's a tough thing to do, as...
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