Plymouth Plainsman Wagon: Weird and Rare

Plymouth Plainsman Wagon: Weird and Rare

You may have never heard of this wagon before- And that’s understandable, because its the only one in the world. Built by Ghia of Italy in 1956, this… continue reading »

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The H.A.M.B. Drags in 1962?

The H.A.M.B. Drags in 1962?

A few years ago, Carl Blanton sent me a bunch of shots taken by his camera guy (Hightower?) in 1962 at Mo-Kan Dragstrip – the same venue that… continue reading »

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Daytona 1957: The Other Time Trials

Daytona 1957: The Other Time Trials

One would think that if you wanted a car measured for flat out top speed over a measured mile, then Bonneville would have been your place to go… continue reading »

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Bill Grader’s ’36 Ford

Bill Grader’s ’36 Ford

I did a blind pick and feature this morning. Essentially, I just pick a binder from my Hot Rod Magazine collection at random, flip to a random page,… continue reading »

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Make the Haul to the 2017 Meltdown Drags

Make the Haul to the 2017 Meltdown Drags

Summer means hot rod happenings, and one of the biggest of them all is going down this weekend on an old strip of asphalt near the Illinois/Wisconsin border…. continue reading »

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The JackHammer ’40 Ford Tudor

The JackHammer ’40 Ford Tudor

I’m over in the UK for work this week, unfortunately with no time to check out the local hot rods- Luckily I did stumble upon the website for… continue reading »

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Heroes In The Trenches Of Disneyland

Heroes In The Trenches Of Disneyland

Despite my ability to tolerate it beyond all known parameters, I hate pain. This hatred, of course, doesn’t separate me from society as a whole, but my tolerance… continue reading »

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Build Your Own (die cast) Hot Rod!

Build Your Own (die cast) Hot Rod!

I posted about a cool Weiand Belly Tanker coming from ACME a few months ago, and that led me to another die cast offering by the same folks… continue reading »

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