The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by 1950-mercury, May 17, 2011.
galaxie, says so on the fender
May have to change this name, some people can't get it right.
the "Blue Job"
I've met Pete, but not Poppy, Louise or Amelia!!! 'sup??
Great names though. People with character do this kind of stuff... my Harley was named "Buffy" when I bought her. Can't take credit for that!
I KEEP my cars, I don't sell. I build, I don't sell.
And I name my cars too. Do you have the "car life", or does 'it' have you?
Tre and Blue , 2007
gotta love this one
Car, truck, Jeep. Healthcare professionals hold out giving human names to inanimate objects as a potential warning sign.
I call her,
Planned Obsolescence too,
Mines usually called, Baby! Especially when the fuel pump goes out, "Aww, c'mon Baby.. you can do it!"
My Comets name is "the Comet"........I like to keep things simple. BTW, I'd also like to congratulate you on another epic thread.
Should I start a countdown???
I call it WHATZIT, only because people would alwasys ask me what is
it? Now when I am asked what is it,, I just say FUN LOYS OF FUN
This has been "Bessy" ever since I can remember. That's me in the yellow shirt. The truck is, and has been, torn apart for a rebuild. It'll get finished some day.
"Snatch", it was always ending up on a snatch rope being towed home (1st "hot rod"), now just "the '53" for latest project.
My (fiberglass) deuce roadster has several names around the shop ... "Faux Ford" , "Plastic Henry" and the "Douche" instead of deuce....
"Sea Biscuit".... Sorry! No pics this time..
If it is running good I call it pony (my license plates)
If it is running like shit I call it MOTHERFUCKER!!!!
Named my '50 F8 dumptruck "Gladys"
my dads 56 pontiac wagon is "Matilda"
I also drive a "tonya" and a "tina"
helps the girlfiend tell them apart.... and not hate them as much
i call it plenty of names, but it doesn't really have one.
"Betty" is what we dubbed our plym and everyone knows the car as Betty. Dont know how the name started but one day i just said she looks like a 'Betty" to me. Betty was also the lady who notorized the sale of the car on Dec 12 1950 in Kansas City, MO to her first owner....and so...she's "Betty"
Rodney, (Avatar) Mac ('40 pickup) and Rusty ('33 pickup)
Not much better than a Flat Black thread. Sure I'll see one of those today.
Isador, Bessie, Celia, and Dianne.
O K first , Mabellene , a 1953 Ford Panel delivery I restored years ago when I lived in Ft Worth . Yes , it's lived up to the song Mabellene by Chuck Berry in every way.
I call my 51 chevy "the legend" do to chopped. Bill Hines, and others
THIS IS ELEANOR!
<-----shitbox (sorry butch m)
Mine was Hoochie Coochie .......it was as exciting as the first side show I snook into ...and had all the shakes and moves of it also ...
Separate names with a comma.