Stuff from D. December 8th, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.

Note: Some links may expire over time.

Ten publishing shuttering 19 print magazines (Sad news about all your favorite car magazines):
https://www.foliomag.com/ten-publishing-shuttering-19-print-magazines/

Marv’s Soda shop in Black Diamond is struggling with lack of business:
https://globalnews.ca/news/6261345/diner-near-calgary-struggling/

Wine Country Racing seeking 10 year lease in Okanagan:
https://www.osoyoostimes.com/wine-country-racing-seeking-10-year-lease/

Wine Country Racing wraps up another season of drag racing:
https://www.osoyoostimes.com/wine-country-racing-wraps-up-another-season-of-drag-racing/

Meet the Mexico city family keeping beetlemania alive:
https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-12-06/meet-the-mexico-city-family-keeping-beetlemania-alive

1966 Ford Le Mans effort nearly failed due to a simple finishing line:
https://www.wheels.ca/news/fords-1966-le-mans-effort-nearly-failed-due-to-a-simple-fishing-line/

5 Electric vehicles that look old school but are all new:
https://driving.ca/honda/features/feature-story/these-5-evs-look-old-school-but-are-all-new

Greenhouse full of rare Jaguars found in England:
https://driving.ca/jaguar/auto-news/news/greenhouse-full-of-rare-jaguars-uncovered-in-england

Lethbridge professor re-imaging his classic Swedish coupe 1966 Volvo 122 with modern day engine and running gear:
https://driving.ca/volvo/column/on-the-road/on-the-road-1966-volvo-122-canadian

Did Lindbergh own this Stutz?:
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/lifestyle/people/story/2019-12-02/lindbergh-car-stutz-collector

1963 Impala wagon is one sweet Cali Cruiser:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/cali-cruiser-1963-impala-wagon/

27T Roadster:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/time-warp-t-the-walsh-familys-27-t-roadster/

1969 Ford Ranger F100, in black of course:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/1969-ford-ranger-f100/

The Big Doer goes for a walk on 17th ave se in Calgary, AB:
https://www.bigdoer.com/40796/hikes-and-summits/urban-trek-17th-ave-se/

Bill Vance chats about the Plymouth Prowler:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-prowler-proved-to-be-plymouth-s-swan-song-1.24029134

The Plymouth Barracuda: The first Fish Car:
https://www.allpar.com/model/cuda.html

Images from the Packard Assembly line for Chuck:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=177988

Studebaker-Mercedes Sales and Service pics for Brian:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=177913

2019 Mooneyes Custom Hot Rod Show in Japan:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/12/05/american-style-customs-in-japan-highlights-from-the-2019-mooneyes-custom-hot-rod-and-custom-show/

Chuck Hanson talks about the rear suspension work on a 69 Camaro project he is doing:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/project-cheap-shot-3/

A guys cycle of life turns back to Motorbikes:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/an-aging-guys-cycle-of-life/

Pennsylvania College of Technology is teaching Automotive Restoration:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/pennsylvania-college-of-technology/

Sounds like the Automotive Restoration program mentioned above is changing for 2021:
https://www.pct.edu/academics/tnrt/collision-repair-restoration/automotive-restoration-technology

Gilmore Car Museum part 1:
http://carguychronicles.com/2019/11/hickory-corners-gilmore-car-museum/

Gilmore Car Museum part 2:
http://carguychronicles.com/2019/12/hickory-corners-gilmore-museum-part-ii/

Gimore Car Museum web site:
https://www.gilmorecarmuseum.org/

2019 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals Barn Finds and Hidden gems:
https://blog.consumerguide.com/2019-muscle-car-and-corvette-nationals/

Tech:
More fitment fundementals on the 1955 Chevy Truck build:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-switching-from-shimming-to-trimming/

How to convert a small block Chevy to coil near plug ignition:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-convert-a-small-block-chevy-to-coil-near-plug-ignition/

Windlace tech for the interior
http://www.thehogring.com/2019/12/06/windlace-tutorial-interiors-by-shannon/

Shop tours:
Divers street rods tour:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/divers-street-rods/

Divers Street Rods website:
http://www.diversstreetrods.com/

Drivers Street Rods also runs Notchead, they sell some cool stuff:
https://www.notchead.com/

Ontario garage that specialises in Deloreans:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/great-scott-theres-a-garage-in-ontario-that-specialises-in-deloreans

Wells Auto Delorean garage website:
https://www.wellsauto.ca/

For Sale:
Nice Garage space with house for sale in Washington:
https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/real-estate/unspecified/unspecified/2350315.html

1954 Taylor Aerocar (Flying car) goes across the block at upcoming Barrett Jackson auction:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/americas-only-airworthy-vintage-flying-car-heads-to-barrett-jackson

Barris built 1955 Chevy Aztec going up for auction:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/12/06/barris-built-1955-chevy-aztec-is-over-the-top-absurd

Videos:
MGA classic car christmas film from Hagerty:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/12/06/classic-car-magic-christmas-film-hagerty/

Documentary film on Jaguar restorer Stew Jones:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/12/03/documentary-film-jaguar-restorer-stew-jones/

Jay Leno interview from 2019 Sema show:
https://www.blacktopmagazine.com/22117/jay-leno-at-the-2019-sema-show/

Dennis Gage goes for a ride in a Munsters Koach:
https://youtu.be/HJbXMCk6uMQ

2002 Ducati 998 Boomerang motorbike:
https://petrolicious.com/films/2002-ducati-998-the-boomerang

No Time to Die (James Bond) preview:
https://uncrate.com/video/no-time-to-die/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. December 1st, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Calgary University student has a 1966 Meredes Benz 200D sedan that belonged to his grandfather:
https://driving.ca/mercedes-benz/column/its-mine/its-mine-1966-mercedes-benz-200d-sedan

Hot Rodding book tells the history of Vancouver Hot Rodders:
https://driving.ca/column/collector-classics/new-book-is-full-of-motoring-memories

Thor Custom truck build:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/3400-hp-supercharged-dual-engine-peterbilt-behind-build-thor/

4000 HP Thor Custom truck sells for $12 million in Saudi Arabia:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/4000-hp-thor24-custom-truck-hammers-for-us12-million-in-saudi-arabia

1969 Ford Ranger F100:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/1969-ford-ranger-f100/

Fred Offenhauser, The King of Indy Powerplants:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/offy-king-of-the-indy-powerplants/

64 1/2 Mustang that’s been in the family for 40+ years:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/gary-munschs-64%c2%bd-mustang/

Bill Vance chats about the Ford N-series tractor and how it changed farming:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-ford-s-n-series-tractor-changed-farming-1.24022350

1974 Charger SE from Winnipeg (Cool first car):
https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/life/autos/chargers-evolution-makes-it-one-to-watch-565328062.html

How Packard could of doomed Chrysler Corporation:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/29/packard-could-have-doomed-chrysler-corporation

Automotive paradise is Germany’s Klassikstadt Museum/Dealership garage:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/28/automotive-paradise-is-germanys-klassikstadt-museum-dealership-garage

1963 – 1969 Volvo 122 Amazon Wagon remains a solid buy:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/27/1963-1969-volvo-122-amazon-wagon-remains-solid-dependable-buy

1966 Dodge Coronet 500 story for Todd:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/27/why-i-drive-1966-dodge-coronet-500

Micro Machines are making a comeback for 2020:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/26/micro-machines-making-a-comeback-for-2020

Spindizzies: Nitro-fueled tether cars are still collectible:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/26/spindizzies-nitro-fueled-tether-cars-are-collectible-american-racing-history

Southwest Chevrolet displaying the all new 1949 models:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=177860

Marathon, Sunoco, and No name filling stations pics:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=177790

Drag Racing safety story:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/safety-yesterday-and-today/

How Buick, Oldsmobile, and Pontiac sold their first compacts:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/three-identical-strangers/

Gallery of Depression era car ads:
https://blog.consumerguide.com/gallery-depression-era-car-ads/

Best Chevy Design award winners from SEMA:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/event-coverage/sema-coverage-event-coverage/sema-2019-meet-your-best-bow-tie-chevy-design-award-winners/

Cool welded art by Cold Hard Art:
http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/2019/11/now-for-8th-post-on-cool-welded-art-by.html

1942 Plymouth Auto art:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2019/the-1942-plymouths-the-last-models-before-war-production

Videos:
Aussie Hot Rod Salt Racer Build part 1:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/rotunda-racer-part-1

Shop tours:
Body by Moal (Moal Coachbuilders):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/28/moal-family-metal-shaping-outfit

Nostalgia Street Rods in Vegas has an expensive car collection:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/nostalgia-street-rods-the-most-expensive-car-collection-in-las-vegas/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. November 24th, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Some not so kind words about Ford v Ferrari movie characters it was based on:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/ford-v-ferrari-depicts-a-generation-of-car-guys-best-left-behind

My Star Collector Car editor responds to above linked story about Ford v Ferrari movie:
https://mystarcollectorcar.com/ford-v-ferrari-v-somebody-named-hannah-elliott-the-movie-wins-in-a-big-way/

The Mayor of Montreal rode in a steam powered car 120 years ago:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/the-mayor-of-montreal-rode-in-a-steam-powered-car-120-years-ago-today

Ken Block does some truck driving in China:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/ken-block-takes-his-hoonitruck-to-china-for-climbkhana-2

1965 Dodge Dart article:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/kim-brynns-1965-dodge-dart/

1975 Javelin street machine for Regan in Alberta:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/lee-badgers-1974-javelin-street-machine/

5 minutes with Dave Kindig:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/5-minutes-with-dave-kindig/

Scott Fraser wins autocrosser of the year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/scott-fraser-wins-autocrosser-of-the-year/

Sheriffs department gets a newly restored vintage cruiser:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/11/23/sheriffs-department-gets-a-newly-restored-vintage-cruiser/

61 Chevy Impala owner attends all 18 Goodguys shows this year:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/11/22/all-18-goodguys-shows-40000-miles-61-chevy-impala/

Lemay museum salutes Saleen with a year long exhibit:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/11/22/lemay-museum-salutes-saleen-with-year-long-exhibit/

Bill Vance chats about the Cadiallac Seville from the late 70s:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-seville-was-cadillac-s-shot-at-a-smaller-car-1.24015780

Younger generation involved in the car hobby:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/22/passionate-kids-love-old-school-automobiles

Model A debate, Preserve or modify?:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/21/model-a-debate-preserve-or-modify

Dodge unveils 50th anniversary edition Challengers:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/20/dodge-unveils-50th-anniversary-edition-challengers

Some cool art for never built vehicles:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/21/that-exner-design-is-great-and-all-but-when-it-comes-to-building-never-built-vehicles/

Cars that just wouldn’t stay away even after they sold:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/21/cars-that-just-wouldnt-stay-away-even-after-they-sold/

Metal shop class building one of Virgil Exner concept car 75 years later:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/20/never-built-virgil-exner-concept-car-rendering-takes-form-75-years-later/

Confessions of an elderly mechanic (Great story on a car guy still wrenching in his 80s):
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/20/confessions-of-an-elderly-mechanic/

Saudi Arabia has gearheads too:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/surprising-auction-action-lost-rides-riyahd/

Cars and Coffee in Saudi Arabia(See the Tim Hortons coffee cup):
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/photo-gallery-crazy-cars-saudi-arabia-cars-coffee/

Sneak peak pics from Muscle car and Corvette Nationals:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/sneak-peek-photo-gallery-behind-the-scenes-at-the-2019-muscle-car-and-corvette-nationals/

Top five Chevy Model kits of all time:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/top-five-chevy-model-kits-time/

Ford is bringing back the F150 Harley Davidson edition:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/return-of-the-harley-davidson-f150/

1965 Dodge Coronet 500 with one rare mystery option:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1965-dodge-coronet-500-one-rare-dodge-mystery-origin/

1967 Dodge Coronet RT built by Dave Kindig’s team:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/dave-kindig-transformed-1967-dodge-coronet-rt-bitchin-ride/

1960 Corvette rides on hand made high tech tube chassis:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/stunning-1960-corvette-rides-hand-made-high-tech-tube-chassis/

Electric VW Type 2 Bus:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/the-volkswagen-type-2-bus-is-the-perfect-candidate-for-a-little-electric-motivation

Videos:
Junkyard Digs videos on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS87-wYrvmexsLkBj0jhrnQ/videos

1964 Ferrari Dino 246 GTS Viola that gets driven (Be warned Dave, she drives it in the rain…):
https://petrolicious.com/films/1964-ferrari-dino-246-gts-viola

Tech:
Hot Rod hibernation winterizing tips:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/hot-rod-hibernation-winterizing-tips/

Replacing your battery cables:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/22/help-your-car-by-building-nice-set-of-battery-cables

Safe winter storage tips:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/20/essential-pointers-for-safe-winter-car-storage

Re-cover classic Mustang seats like a pro:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/re-cover-classic-mustang-seats-like-pro/

Fitment fundamentals:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-cutting/

Shop Tours:
Heavy duty mechanic by day, vintage bike restorer by night:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/heavy-duty-mechanic-by-day-vintage-bike-restorer-by-night

Shawn Davis talks about his LA car storage facility “Autotopia” and becoming a star on YouTube:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/features/shawn-davis-autotopialas-rising-automotive-star-on-youtube/

AutotopiaLA on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbvnFQK524Y7PXx3ceWCTQQ/videos

French workshop where bodywork is still formed by hand and hammer(HH Services Carrosserie):
https://petrolicious.com/articles/visit-a-french-workshop-where-bodywork-is-still-formed-by-hand-and-hammer

Cheers, Darryl.
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Stuff from D. November 17th, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Fords Mustang Mach E:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/14/fords-ev-crossover-is-called-mustang-mach-e

Morris Commercial Van with modern tech story:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/13/morris-commercial-van-joins-ww2-silhouette-with-modern-tech

https://www.automobilemag.com/news/morris-commerical-je-type-electric-van-photos-details/

Men drive custom 55 Chevy to California to honor late father/friend:
https://www.grandforksherald.com/lifestyle/travel/4768342-Eastern-North-Dakota-men-drive-custom-55-Chevy-to-California-hot-rod-event-to-honor-late-father-friend

Gasser war years drag race story:
https://www.fuel.crs/consumer/detail/the-gasser-war-years-drag-race-fuel-battles

Maintenance for classic collector cars:
https://www.fuel.crs/consumer/detail/essential-maintenance-for-classic-collector-cars

Sleepy Hollow Rod Run pics from the August Sunshine coast run:
https://www.prpeak.com/sleepy-hollow-rod-run-and-show-shine-1.23914231

Ford GT40 replica that starred in Ford v Ferrari movie heading to auction:
https://driving.ca/ford/gt/auto-news/news/a-ford-gt40-replica-that-starred-in-ford-v-ferrari-is-heading-to-auction

Cinema series based on Ford v Ferrari movie cars in the works:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/11/16/cinema-series-based-on-ford-v-ferrari-movie-cars-in-the-works/

The real story behind Ford v Ferrari:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/real-story-behind-ford-v-ferrari

1971 – 1974 Plymouth Satellites finally going up in value:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/14/fuselage-body-1971-74-plymouth-satellites

Volkspod Minibike pics are all over the net, here’s the story behind them (I have some extra fenders, hmmm):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/14/volkspod-minibikes-are-a-surprise-hit-for-indiana-vw-craftsman

Stutz Blackhawk review:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/the-outrageous-stutz-blackhawk-was-the-most-expensive-car-of-1971

Renting classic cars via hagerty driveshare in the USA:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/canadians-can-now-rent-classic-cars-via-hagertys-driveshare

Trucks at SEMA:
https://driving.ca/chevrolet/features/feature-story/trucks-at-sema-2019-chevys-electric-vs-dodges-diesel

Buick Regal Grand National story:
https://driving.ca/buick/column/collector-classics/buick-regal-grand-national-was-the-vette-getter-of-the-1980s

Speedway motors Southwest Nationals pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/friday-first-look-22nd-speedway-motors-southwest-nationals/

Bill Vance chats about the Jaguar D-type:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-d-type-brought-racing-success-to-jaguar-1.24008773

Brian Bass and his ’25 Roadster project:
https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=43336

Jay Leno’s Yenko Corvair:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/sting-bee/

Massive 6×6 camper rig spotted in a Target parking lot:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/modified-6×6-man-camper-rig

Massive Hot Wheels collection for sale (For Dwight):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/12/massive-hot-wheels-collection-for-sale

Three convertibles stolen from goodguys parking lot:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/12/convertibles-stolen-from-goodguys-parking-lot

Long term projects article:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/13/waiting-for-someday-the-longest-of-the-long-term-parkers/

T.V. Tommy had some wild dragsters in his day:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/12/quad-engines-or-nitro-t-v-tommy-tried-em-both-nearly-ending-his-racing-career-in-one-and-definitely-ending-it-in-the-other/

Miller Electric at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/miller-electric-manufacturing-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Original Parts Group Inc at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/original-parts-group-inc-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

59 Impala at SEMA for Greg in Calgary:
https://www.lowrider.com/rides/cars/self-made-59-impala-sema-2019-spotlight-mtsema19/

Overhaulin is back for another season:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/creating-dreams-wheels-overhaulin-chip-foose-gang/

Roland Leong hangs out at the Drag Strip in England(Great pics):
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/drag-racing-roland-leong-tuner-profile/

Chris Holstrom talks about how he entered the car scene at young age:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/chris-holstrom-entered-car-scene-young-age/

1979 Pontiac Trans am rescue:
https://www.junkyardlife.com/2019/11/1979-pontiac-trans-am-rescue.html

Jaguar XK120 restoration project is 50 years in the making:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/this-jaguar-xk120-restoration-project-is-50-years-in-the-making-perhaps-its-time-for-someone-else-to-have-a-go

Military collector story for Grant in Victoria:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/great-spacesmilitarian/

One mans answer to space issues at home was to go down not up:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/diy-great-spacesonly-way-down/

Videos:
2005 Ford GT MK7 lapping Daytona
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/2005-ford-gt-mk7-lapping-daytona-will-raise-your-pulse

Tech:
Wiring harness tips:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/building-a-wiring-harness-about-patience-and-planning

Chevy Pickup update from Hagerty (Don’t try this at home kids):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/13/decrepit-chevrolet-3600-pickup-throw-fireworks

Why does body work and painting a car these days cost so much:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/time-is-money/

Fitment fundamentals:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-damage/

Shaving cream can be used in head core holes to trap stray debris:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/shaving-cream-head-core-holes-traps-stray-debris/

Parking brake cable removal on a Mustang:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/vintage-mustang-tech-questions-answers-7/

How to choose piston rings and gap them correctly:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-choose-piston-rings-and-gap-them-correctly/

Three most important alignment adjustments to make:
https://www.drivingline.com/articles/wheel-alignment-basics-for-high-performance-driving-three-important-adjustments-you-can-make/

Shop Tours:
Eddie’s Rod and Custom:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/family-style-eddies-rod-and-custom/

Website for Eddies Rod and Custom:
https://www.eddiesrodandcustom.com/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. November 10th, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Alberta man killed in pre 1905 vintage car event in UK (Very sad news, RIP Ron):
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/alberta-man-killed-in-pre-1905-vintage-car-event-in-u-k

London to Brighton car run pics:
https://www.sportscardigest.com/london-to-brighton-veteran-car-run-2019-photos/

Did you know you can read the Goodguys magazine free online:
http://digitaleditiononline.com/view/goodguys/goodguys

Some vintage pics of the three corvette assembly plants:
http://www.superchevy.com/features/1907-look-three-corvette-assembly-plants

Okotoks car buff gets tour of Jay Leno’s collection:
https://www.okotokstoday.ca/local-news/antique-collection-beyond-car-buffs-wildest-dreams-1828250

Electric GTS crate motor:
https://www.inceptivemind.com/electric-gts-crate-motor-convert-classic-car-ev/9984/

California tuner looses shop in fire:
https://driving.ca/porsche/auto-news/news/california-tuner-loses-us3m-in-classic-porsche-cars-and-parts-in-fire

Prototype Shelby Green Hornet mustang restored and unveiled at SEMA:
https://driving.ca/ford/mustang/auto-news/news/prototype-shelby-green-hornet-mustang-restored-unveiled-at-sema

https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/1968-green-hornet-mustang-prototype-freshly-restored-to-shelby-spec

The great and not so great cars of SEMA:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/the-great-and-not-so-great-cars-of-sema-2019

Calgarian restores a 1963 VW notchback:
https://driving.ca/volkswagen/column/on-the-road/volkswagen-type-iii-notchbacks-hold-coupe-ful-of-memories

Both Ford and Chevy bring electric hot rods to SEMA:
https://driving.ca/ford/mustang/auto-news/news/ford-chevy-both-bring-electric-hot-rods-to-sema-aftermarket-show

https://drivemag.com/news/webasto-and-ford-team-up-for-mustang-lithium-a-900-hp-electric-muscle-car

https://www.drivingline.com/articles/electric-hot-rod-is-chevys-450-horsepower-ecrate-motor-the-future-of-the-hobby/

Ringbrothers bring a Camaro and Mustang to SEMA:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/ringbrothers-wow-sema-with-customized-classic-1969-camaro-mustang

https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/06/think-ringbrothers-890-hp-camaro-is-cool-meet-its-unkl

Custom Dodge Challenger ready for SEMA gets stolen from Hotel parking lot and then recovered:
https://driving.ca/dodge/challenger/auto-news/news/custom-dodge-challenger-gets-stolen-wrecked-in-police-chase-still-makes-it-to-sema

Goodguys SEMA gold award winners:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-sema-gold-award-winners/

Hot Rod alley gallery of cars from SEMA:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/hot-rod-alley-gallery-the-cars-of-the-2019-sema-show/

Wild Chevys and Hot Rods from SEMA:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/wild-chevy-muscle-car-hot-rod-photo-gallery-sema-2019

Goodguys display at SEMA:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-heads-to-the-sema-show/

Chip Foose Jaguar E-type at SEMA:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/chip-foose-custom-jaguar-e-type-stuns-at-sema

https://www.motorauthority.com/news/1125910_chip-foose-attempts-to-make-the-world-s-most-beautiful-car-prettier

Cotati Cuda unveiled at SEMA for Dan:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/07/hemmings-muscle-machines-cotati-cuda-sema-2019/

https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/melting-pot-1970-plymouth-cuda/

Hot Wheels, awards Nash as their SEMA winner:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/06/hot-wheels-legends-tour-sema-2019-winner-nash-metropolitan/

Jay Leno’s high HP 1968 Ford Bronco unveiled at SEMA:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/06/jay-leno-1968-ford-bronco-sema-2019/

Coker tire at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/coker-tire-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Optima battery at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/optima-battery-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Lokar at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/lokar-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Dynamat at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/dynamat-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Custom autosound at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/custom-autosound-2019-sema-show-mtsema19/

Hot Rod magazine articles from SEMA:
https://www.hotrod.com/?s=sema

Just a car guy SEMA coverage:
http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/search/label/SEMA%202019

Goodguys Autumn get together (I like the vintage trailer):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/saturday-scenes-30th-autumn-get-together/

Bill Vance chats about how Detroit Electric paved the way for todays EVs:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-detroit-electric-paved-the-way-for-today-s-evs-1.24001287

1958 Impala turns heads:
https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/autos/news/classic-cruising/chevrolet-sport-coupe-turned-heads-in-1958-564605702.html

Barn find 70s trans ams:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/9-mid-70s-trans-am-barn-find-muscle-cars-for-sale

Aston Martin teams up with ICON to built its first ever motorcycle:
https://driving.ca/aston-martin/auto-news/news/aston-martin-teams-up-with-an-icon-to-build-its-first-ever-motorcycle

Ferrari 330 P2 replica is sweet:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/ferrari-330-p2-replica-owes-running-gear-to-1965-330-gt

Ford vs Ferrari movie, go behind the scenes:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/07/behind-the-scenes-ford-v-ferrari-with-matt-damon-and-christian-bale

Ford opens up GT40 vault for Ford vs Ferrari movie:
https://www.autoblog.com/2019/11/09/ford-v-ferrari-gt40-vault/

Ford vs Ferrari movie review:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/08/ford-v-ferrari-movie-review/

Father follows son into racing:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/06/my-father-followed-me-into-racing-and-never-looked-back

A used car lot from the past:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=161007

The secret car collection of Mercedes Benz:
https://mercedesheritage.com/classic-mercedes-culture/secret-car-collection-of-mercedes-benz

Bill Lear tried to build an Indianapolis speedway in Reno to test his steam powered racer, great pics:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/07/bill-lear-once-tried-to-build-an-indianapolis-motor-speedway-in-reno-just-to-test-his-steam-powered-racer/

Desert Center cafe equipment, gas pumps and vehicles left outside go across the auction block:
https://neverquitelost.com/2019/11/06/goodbye-desert-center/

Krass and Bernie adopting highway drag race comic:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/krass-berniw-adopting-highway-drag-race/

A visit to the Classic Motor Hub in Bibury, check out the pics:
https://www.mycarheaven.com/2019/11/my-car-heaven-on-earth-the-classic-motor-hub/

Jaguar is now selling the original tool kit again:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/lucky-enough-to-have-a-jaguar-e-type-now-for-the-first-time-in-nearly-50-years-you-can-have-the-original-toolkit-too

Eleanor Mustang to go across the auction block at Mecum:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/if-you-prefer-your-classic-mustang-to-be-a-movie-star-with-a-girls-name-then-come-this-way

19 lucky owners are going to get their Aston Martin DBZ cars soon:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/the-first-half-of-aston-martins-dbz-centenary-collection-is-finally-being-delivered-to-19-very-lucky-owners

Videos:
Full restoration of a Honda N600 serial #1:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/03/really-rising-to-the-occasion-the-full-restoration-of-honda-n600-serial-no-1/

Tech:
2020 Chassis and Suspension buyers guide:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/2020-chassis-and-suspension-buyers-guide/

Making custom plug wires with Accel Extreme 9000 leads:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/making-custom-plug-wires-accel-extreme-9000-leads/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. November 3rd, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Brian attended the Bowness swap meet yesterday, here is a link to his pics:
https://www.canadianrodder.com/forum/showthread.php?t=22593

Story on the success of “Bring A Trailer” website:
https://www.latimes.com/lifestyle/story/2019-10-17/driven-buying-used-car-bringatrailer

20 years later remembering Greg Morre, race car driver:
https://www.wheels.ca/news/20-years-on-greg-moores-legacy-endures-through-red-gloves/

1983 Toyota Celica Supra story from Calgary for Dan:
https://driving.ca/toyota/supra/column/its-mine/its-mine-1983-toyota-celica-supra-p

Mopars two customized Sema concept trucks:
https://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/news/mopars-two-customized-sema-concept-trucks-look-rad

Another article on the Dodge D200 truck mentioned in the above link:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/01/how-you-slam-a-1968-dodge-d200-pickup

Blink 182 drummer sells his caddy on Bring a Trailer:
https://driving.ca/cadillac/auto-news/news/blink-182-drummer-sells-classic-cadillac-on-bring-a-trailer

Burnaby Junk Yard has its own museum:
https://driving.ca/ford/column/collector-classics/auto-wrecker-preserves-ford-history-in-a-corner-of-his-salvage-yard

Man tired of being low balled, crushes his Dodge Charger:
https://driving.ca/dodge/charger/auto-news/news/man-tired-of-being-low-balled-by-buyers-crushes-classic-dodge-charger

Classic car values article on a changing marketplace:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/classic-car-values-tough-to-get-a-handle-on-in-changing-marketplace

1973 Dodge Dart from Winnipeg:
https://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news/836/dart-discovery-too-tempting-to-pass-on.html

36 Ford Roadster was the ultimate anniversary gift:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/something-blue-diana-clises-36-ford-roadster-was-the-ultimate-anniversary-gift/

Bill Vance chats about the Chrysler 300:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-c-300-gave-chrysler-a-potent-sales-weapon-1.23994471

Some sweet pics from TROG (The Race of Gentleman):
https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=43145

Allards revival:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/inspired-chance-story-allards-revival/

Homemade Delorean hovercraft for sale:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/01/delorean-hovercraft-bat-sale

Oldsmobile 442 values on the rise:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/01/1968-72-oldsmobile-442-values-on-the-rise

When the smog era started in cars, great pic of a Camaro
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/31/the-march-of-progress-in-emissions

Dealership installs tracking system before sale of vehicle:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/31/dealership-installed-nightmare-2016-ram-1500-sport

Porsche 914 story for Rob in Victoria:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/30/porsche-914-puts-a-grin-on-your-face

Another Porsche 914 story:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/09/14/after-50-years-porsche-914-only-get-better

Honda S2000 article for Rob in Victoria:
https://www.drivingline.com/articles/2000-2009-honda-s2000-is-a-modern-mechanical-throwback-in-a-turbocharged-digitized-world/

1918 Ford Model T pro rat build for Cam in Victoria:
https://www.onallcylinders.com/2019/10/31/sema-project-car-update-cat-house-customs-pro-rat-1918-ford-model-tt/

Hot Rods and Music, cool stuff going on at this show:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/01/hot-rods-and-hot-licks-a-model-for-partnerships-between-cultural-institutions-and-car-culture/

Hemmings lets us tag along on a photo shoot of a wicked 1965 Pontiac GTO resto mod:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/31/behinds-the-scenes-of-a-hemmings-photo-shoot-with-troy-dooleys-1965-pontiac-gto-resto-mod/

The Museum of American Speed has some cool stuff on display:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/youll-freak-when-you-see-hot-rod-hideaway/

South Bend Studebaker National Museum:
http://carguychronicles.com/2019/10/south-bend-studebaker-national-museum/

The artwork of Mad Mac:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/artwork-mad-mac/

A look inside Charlies Auto Museum:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/no-rhyme-reason/

Victoria man likes his 1958 MGA:
https://www.langleyadvancetimes.com/life/1958-mga-is-owners-dream-car/

Tech:
How to get started on your restoration project:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/getting-started/

Splitting wishbones for a dropped axle:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/splitting-wishbones-for-a-dropped-axle/

Upgrading your barn find with parts from Chevs of the 40s:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/upgrading-your-barn-find-with-parts-from-chevs-of-the-40s-4/

Restoring stock Camaro wheels:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/taking-rare-muscle-car-wheels-from-horrible-to-hugger-orange/

Tips to fix your inaccurate speedo:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/tech-stories/other-tech/is-your-speedometer-inaccurate-here-are-a-few-tips-to-correct-it/

Videos:
Jay Leno and an oddball Austin Healey:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/28/jay-leno-oddball-austin-healey-childhood-memory

Chip Foose talks about the 32 Ford:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/28/chip-foose-designer-love-32-ford

Hot Rod Herman Munster drag race:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/31/video-the-most-frightening-drag-race-ever/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. October 27th, 2019

Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.
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Cactus Jalopy car show in Osoyoos, BC is a no go for 2020:
https://www.osoyoostimes.com/popular-car-show-a-no-go-for-2020/

Grant that was on Vegas Rat Rods visits local schools in Ontario:
https://www.simcoereformer.ca/news/local-news/vegas-rat-rods-star-visits-local-schools

New Yorkers that go around picking up electric scooters for recharge:
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/25/business/lime-bird-scooters-rechargers.html

Sooke Car guy goes on a coast to coast drive to pick up a Barris-built 1950 Mercury:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/a-rare-bird-passed-by

News reporter disrespects classic cars at car show:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/watch-news-reporter-damages-disrespects-classic-cars-at-a-show

1948 Case Tractor gets restored and gets to live at Luxury garage:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/stash-ing-the-original-model-s

Crispy Hellcat gets rebuilt:
https://driving.ca/dodge/challenger/auto-news/news/watch-this-guy-rebuilt-a-dodge-challenger-hellcat-thatd-burnt-to-the-ground

Electric turbochargers to enter production in 2021:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/electric-turbochargers-to-enter-production-in-2021

Barn find 1964 VW Double Cab:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/barn-find-64-vw-double-cab/

George Barris King of Kustomizers article:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/george-barris-king-of-the-kustomizers/

Goodguys best new product winners:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-best-new-product-winners/

Bill Vance chats about the Chevy Suburban and its evolution:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-chevy-s-suburban-has-evolved-with-the-times-1.23987300

Another article on Electric crate motors:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/21/electric-crate-motor-puts-electric-tech-in-your-garage

Aloha Wanderwell traveled around the world in a Model T:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/24/aloha-wanderwell-traveled-around-the-world-in-a-model-t

Honda SL125 motorbike article:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/24/honda-sl125-my-latest-impulse-buy-a-great-decision

Truck load of 1936 Fords arrive at the dealer, cool pics:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=177455

Pics and commentary from the Moden art exhibit:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/25/worth-the-trip-photos-and-commentary-from-the-modenart-exhibit/

Here is the first article about the art exhibit:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/23/exhibit-focuses-on-the-behind-the-scenes-craftsmen-of-italys-most-famous-designs/

Quick Jack vehicle lift setup and review:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/24/quick-jack-vehicle-lift-setup-review/

Henry J Kaiser and his attempt at steam powered cars:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/23/henry-j-kaiser-had-a-manhattan-converted-to-steam-it-nearly-led-to-crate-steam-car-engines/

The 1948 Amp prototype was used to help design the Henry J:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/21/forebearer-of-the-henry-j-kaiser-frazers-compact-car-was-based-on-this-1948-amp-prototype/

Triumph gets coated in epoxy primer until owner can get back to work on it:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/23/my-triumph-obsession-part-vii-preserving-metal-with-epoxy/

The Chopped 2019 event with pics, cool event:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/chopped-2019

Young guy build of a 40 Ford Truck Part 1:
https://www.blacktopmagazine.com/21486/garrett-baldwin-and-his-40-ford-truck/

Young guy build of a 40 Ford Truck Part 2:
https://www.blacktopmagazine.com/22061/garrett-baldwin-makes-progress/

Off roading in Iceland with $500 cars, what could go wrong:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/gambler-500-road-rally-iceland-feature/

Maxjax 2 post car lifts for garages with low ceilings:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/maxjax-2-post-car-lift-home-garage/

Two wheeled wonders for Mike S. in Calgary:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/two-wheeled-wonders/

Tech:
Making your own gasket:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/25/making-your-own-gasket-is-easier-than-you-think

Color sanding tips:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/quaker-state-x-lrm-68-impala-pt-8-color-sanding/

Gold leafing tips:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/quaker-state-x-lrm-68-impala-pt-7-gold-leafing/

Panel gap tips:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-part-6-panel-gapectomy/

How to choose a fuel pressure regulator for carbureted engines:
https://www.onallcylinders.com/2019/10/22/video-how-to-choose-a-fuel-pressure-regulator-for-carbureted-engines/

Shop tours:
A visit to Cool and Vintage custom Land Rover shop:
https://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/cars/visiting-cool-vintage-ground-zero-custom-land-rover-culture

Cool and Vintage website:
https://www.coolnvintage.com/

Videos:
Hershey Swap Meet 2019:
https://youtu.be/O0JLZfcXfso

Iron Trap Garage YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaIIoFbVqP6NNF78iit5-Xg/videos

Trader’s Village Swap Meet
https://youtu.be/sBq8O-oXflU

Canadian Street Rodding Hall of Fame clip:
https://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1811319&binId=1.2376412&playlistPageNum=1

Graham Hill explains race car setup:
https://macsmotorcitygarage.com/video-graham-hill-explains-race-car-setup/#more-69819

48 x 56 Full garage build (Thanks Albert):
https://youtu.be/WTiNfk2sepc

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. October 20th, 2019

Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

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Vintage Ferrari, Buggati, or Delahaye cars go here to get fixed by the panel beaters:
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/17/business/auto-metal-crafters-bugatti.html

Rod Emory has a wild Porsche Speedster that started out as a crashed coupe:
https://driving.ca/porsche/auto-news/news/gaze-into-the-aquamarine-blue-of-this-emory-outlaw-porsche-speedster

BC Sisters channel Thelma and Louise for their Pontiac Parisienne convertible road trips:
https://driving.ca/pontiac/column/collector-classics/collector-classics-b-c-sisters-channel-thelma-louise

Ring brothers are bringing a 69 Camaro to Sema this year, here’s the teaser:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/ringbrothers-to-bring-wildly-customized-69-camaro-mustang-to-sema-suggest-teasers

Ron Francis bringing Garret Rod Shops 68 Hemi-S to Sema 2019:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/features/car-features/ron-francis-bringing-garret-rod-shops-1968-hemi-s-to-sema-2019/

The US government is auctioning off a Burt Reynolds customized Trans Am:
https://driving.ca/pontiac/auto-news/news/the-u-s-govt-is-auctioning-off-burt-reynolds-customized-trans-am

Turbocharger proposal:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/man-proposes-to-girlfriend-with-turbocharger-for-her-truck

Goodguys 67 Nova build part 2:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/building-the-goodguys-giveaway-1967-nova-part-2/

1971 Camaro built by Z-Rodz and Customs:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/z-rodz-1971-camaro/

Bill Vance chats about the Renault 4CV:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-4cv-introduced-renault-to-north-america-1.23980557

An electric crate motor you can drop into your car:
https://jalopnik.com/finally-an-electric-crate-motor-you-can-drop-into-your-1839168140

Barber Vintage Motorcycle festival and swap meet for Mike in Ontario:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/18/best-swap-meet-is-at-barber-vintage-festival

Vintage bikes article for Mike:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/18/vintage-bikes-are-increasing-in-value-but-thats-not-why-you-should-buy-one

Replacing radiator hoses on a Model A with a Sawzall:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/16/replacing-radiator-hoses-shouldnt-require-a-sawzall-but-mine-did

Someone built a replica “Up in Smoke” Impala:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/16/up-in-smoke-love-machine-impala-replica

When buying a replacement steering wheel for a Corvair turns into a lunch bag let down:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/15/swapping-corvair-steering-wheel-changed-everything-for-worse

Long distance hauling a vintage car with some interesting twists and turns (Some of the article comments are worth a read):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/14/tips-for-long-distance-hauling-a-vintage-car

More TROG pics:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/roadsters-coupes-croon-the-race-of-gentlemen-2019/

The engines of TROG:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/mighty-mills-propel-classic-hot-rods-trog-2019/

Jalopy Jam Up in Rockton, Ontario, Canada:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/6th-annual-jalopy-jam-rockton-ontario-canada/

Normandy Beach race pics 1 and 2:
http://lowtechblog.blogspot.com/2019/10/normandy-beach-race-2019.html

http://lowtechblog.blogspot.com/2019/10/normandy-beach-race-2019-pt-2.html

Hershey swap meet pics:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/hersheyits-must-cars-parts/

Interview with Chip Ganassi:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/5-minutes-with-chip-ganassi/

Tech:
Tips for changing spark plugs:
https://www.pomonaswapmeet.com/blog/2019/10/18/tips-for-changing-spark-plugs/

New door panels, rubber hardware for a 67 Camaro:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/new-door-panels-rubber-hardware-ratty-1967-camaro/

How to Upholster a Steering Wheel:
http://www.thehogring.com/2019/10/18/steering-wheel-upholstery/

Bringing new life to your engine bay:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/bringing-new-life-engine-bay/

Powermaster improvements for flathead V8s charging and cranking:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/powermaster-improves-flathead-v8s-charging-cranking-without-sacrificing-vintage-vibe/

Video:
Build a Hemi in less than 10 minutes:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/17/video-build-a-hemi-in-less-than-10-minutes/

Parnelli Jones and Bobby Unser remember Andy Granatelli:
https://macsmotorcitygarage.com/video-parnelli-jones-and-bobby-unser-remember-andy-granatelli/#more-69855

Quick Jack for Al V.:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/quick-jack-safer-faster-alternative-floor-jack/

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https://darrylsdrivein.wordpress.com/tipjar/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. October 13th, 2019

Car related links I find on the net.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Canadian cars vie for best in show at Pebble Beach Concours:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/canadian-cars-vie-for-best-in-show-at-the-pebble-beach-concours-again

Toyota Supra history lesson:
https://driving.ca/toyota/supra/features/feature-story/generation-gap-ranking-each-and-every-toyota-supra-generation

Goodguys Kentutucky Nationals pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/friday-first-look-2nd-kentucky-nationals/

Goodguys Autocross championship pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-autocross-2019-championships/

Goodguys Motown to Cowtown Hall of Fame road tour east pics and videos:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/motown-to-cowtown-goodguys-2019-hall-of-fame-road-tour-east/

Goodguys Hall of Fame road tour:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/the-western-swing-hall-of-fame-road-tour/

Goodguys Kentucky Nationals event, watch out for the horses…:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2nd-kentucky-nationals-in-lexington-happening-this-weekend/

Bill Vance chats about the AMC Concord:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-concord-was-amc-s-last-gasp-of-life-1.23973425

Kaiser car history from 1947 – 1955, Thanks Kelsey Wright:
https://www.allpar.com/cars/adopted/kaiser.html

Factory five Cobra with a tilting front end:
https://www.rcnmag.com/garage/totally-flipped-out

The Race of Gentlemen keeps getting bigger and better:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/11/seven-years-running-the-race-of-gentlemen-keeps-getting-bigger-and-better/

The six wheeled El Cadillette for Dave:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/11/fyi-the-slammed-six-wheeled-el-camino-ish-cadillac-with-stacks-does-exist/

Another article on the El Cadillette:
https://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/customs-classics/111190458/quirky-custom-car-el-cadillette-comes-with-challenges

Mopar Kids these days (Read the comments, the girl in the pic reply’s..):
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/10/kids-these-days-or-those-days/

Here are articles Olivia has written for Dodge Garage:
https://www.dodgegarage.com/news/author/olivia-crosby

Dodge Garage:
https://www.dodgegarage.com/

When being first in line to racing events was a thing:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/10/why-a-sticker-covered-van-is-in-the-indianapolis-motor-speedway-museum/

Interesting story on a 1971 AMC Hornet SC 360 for sale:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/09/hemmings-find-of-the-day-1971-amc-hornet-sc-360/

Parking garage races from back in the day:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/09/was-this-the-only-race-held-in-and-on-a-parking-garage/

Moon eyes Camaro, great pics:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/moon-camaro

Two early novas found in North Carolina junkyard:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/two-early-novas-found-north-carolina-junkyard/

Krass and Bernie find a 69 Camaro Z28:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/krass-bernie-garage-find-1969-camaro-z28/

Ant Anstead is working on his dream build during the off season of Wheeler Dealers:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/iconic-1950s-formula-1-build-ant-anstead-master-mechanic-preview/

Canadian Jeff Norwell’s 32 Ford pickup featured in Hot Rod:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/jeff-norwells-392-hemi-powered-1932-ford-pickup/

Photographer James Lipman shoots some cool automotive shots:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/from-darkrooms-to-tuner-mags-to-manufacturers-james-lipmans-automotive-photography-is-always-evolving

Lunaz design is converting old cars to electric power:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/lunaz-design-is-electrifying-the-future-of-the-classic-car-one-exquisite-build-at-a-time

An electric bug eye sprite for Martin:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/frog-e-electric-bugeye-sprite-ev-conversion-drive-review/

Vintage Ford Hot Rodding Lego style:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/vintage-ford-hot-rodding-in-lego-style

Land Rover Discovery owner is fixing stuff again:
Roof repaint:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/09/28/roof-repair-at-the-disco/
Finding the cause of a leaky sunroof:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/10/05/inside-rain/
3D printing a replacement sunroof drain part:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/10/13/3-d-printing-for-neither-fun-nor-profit/

Hot Rod hauler pulls off unconventional look:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/11/hot-rod-hauler-pulls-off-unconventional-look

Tech:
Why you don’t want to run ethanol in your classic cars tank:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/why-you-dont-actually-want-ethanol-in-your-gas-tank

To start or not to start question for winter storage:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/10/12/start-or-not-start-question-winter-storage/

Professor Hammers metal working tips #57:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/professor-hammers-metalworking-tips-57/

An in depth look at engine fasteners:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/engine-fasteners-depth-look-keeps-car-together/

How to get properly fitting door gaps on a 1969 Camaro:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/one-way-get-properly-fitting-door-gaps-1969-camaro/

Shop tours:
Calgarian enjoys his time working in the shop on motorbikes:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/suburban-workshop-is-a-thinking-and-tinkering-sanctuary

Videos:
Coldwar motors on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/coldwarmotors/videos

Chevy Automobiles vs Foreign cars from 1970:
https://youtu.be/K7tzuZQ24TE

Jessi Combs uncut video(RIP Jessi):
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/10/watch-this-jessi-combs-uncut/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. Oct. 6th, 2019

Random car links I find on the web. Links may expire over time.

Congrats to Kevin for  coverage of his 1940 Willys on the Opposing Cylinders website:
https://opposingcylinders.com/car-of-the-week-kevin-ulrys-1940-willys/

University Engineer turned his 1971 Triumph Spitfire into Electric powered:
https://driving.ca/triumph/auto-news/news/this-dalhousie-university-research-engineer-turned-his-1971-triumph-spitfire-electric

Winter tire info:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/at-these-realistic-dates-quebec-motorists-should-be-driving-on-winter-tires

Rolls Royce sparks romance:
https://driving.ca/rolls-royce/column/collector-classics/red-rolls-sparks-romance

1938 Dodge Sedan:
https://driving.ca/dodge/column/its-mine/its-mine-1938-dodge-sedan

Vintage Air Custom Rod of the Year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-vintage-air-custom-rod-of-the-year/

Scotts Hotrods Truck of the Year early:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-scotts-hotrods-truck-of-the-year-early/

LMC truck of the year late:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-lmc-truck-of-the-year-late/

Griots Garage Muscle Car of the year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-griots-garage-muscle-machine-of-the-year/

Good Guys Muscle Car of the year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-muscle-car-of-the-year/

Good Guys 2019 top 12 finalists review:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-regional-top-12-finalists/

Bill Vance chats about the Dodge Challenger:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-speedy-challenger-arrived-a-little-too-late-1.23965859

Cheers, Darryl.