Stuff from D. August 25th, 2019


Random car stuff I find on the web.

Note: Some links may expire over time.

Iron gate motor condos for car guys in Illinois (Thanks Martin):

India and its Electric Ricksaws:

Why owning and restoring classic cars is good for your mental health:

Bentley takes home best of show at Pebble Beach:

1939 Type 64 car built by Ferdinand Porsche didn’t sell due to misunderstanding:

Another article about the Type 64:

Galaxie 500 XL put Ford on the racing map from Winnipeg:

West Coast Nationals pics:

A guide to tri-five chevy parts:

Scott Hawleys 1932 Ford Coupe built by Roy Brizio Street Rods:

Grundy Insurance Great American Nationals:

Hot Rods at Pebble Beach Concours Delegance:

Triumph TR3A rebuild part 5:

You can read the rest of the TR3A rebuild articles here:

An article about magazine car covers:

Hot Rod power tour day 3:

Read more 2019 Hot Rod Power tour articles here:

Mopars rotting away in a forest:

An LS motor in a Mopar for the Mopar guys:

1932 Roadster pickup built by Hollywood Hot Rods:

Professor Hammer talks about welding:

How to install a new AMD windshield in a Plymouth Scamp:

7 most common Spark plug wire questions answered by Taylor cable products:

Why plastic screwdriver handles sometimes smell (I have some excelite screwdrivers like that):

Shop Tours:
Hennessey Performance tour:

Speedway Motors tour:

69 Mercedes 280 SL gets a wash and detail after sitting in a garage for 37 years:

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. August 18th, 2019

Some car related links for you:

It was cool to see our local car show mentioned in the local newspaper(Complete with video), they even snapped a pic of Colin’s car:

Crazy for Classic cars in Langford:

When one project turns into two:

In praise of the econobox, Annual Westiva festival:

1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302 really worth $135K:

1st pics from Grundy Great American Nationals:

Goodguys Hot Rod Week kicks off on Monday:

1931 Ford Roadster by Hilton Hot Rods:

Great Northwest Nationals pics:

Bill Vance chats about the VW vans craze:

Concours d’Lemons (My kind of show):

Jesada Technik Museum Part 1, The older stuff:

Jesada Technik Museum Part 2, The 60’s to 90s stuff:

Jesada Technik Museum Part 3, The micro cars:

Robert Tate talks about the 1948 Chevy Trucks, with some vintage ad art:

Pics from Roadkill nights drag race action, cool stuff:

Articles from Hot Rod magazine on the Bonneville salt flats racing:

More salt pics from Hagerty:

For Sale:
64 Buick Sport Wagon Vista Cruiser for Tony:

Professor Hammer Metalworking boot camp part 6, Hammer Forming:

Proper sheetmetal prep, the foundation to getting great paint:

Tailgate tricks, Installing LMC hidden latches:

Tractor Square Dancing for Bryon and Tom in Alberta:

Jay Lenos Garage videos:

Thunder Alley movie:

Car Crash, another vintage movie:

Vintage car radio repair for Rob R:

1908 Mors Gran Prix car:

Juan Ramirez and his 63 Impala:

Shop Tours:
Goolsby Customs shop tour:

Goolsby Customs site:

Note some links may expire over time.

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. August 11th

More car related links for you:)

The Electra Meccanica Solo you can’t buy in Canada:

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt and how it compares to 60s version:

Long lost Bentley recreated by original Coachbuilder:

1959 Oldsmobile Super 88:’s-olds-can-be-new-again.html

18th Great Northwest Nationals pics:

68 Chevy C10 pickup (Praise the Lowrd):

Article about the late Arlen Ness, “The King of Custom Motorcycles”:

Ron Meis has a cool 27T built by Kindig It Design:

Bill Vance chats about what set Saab apart from the rest:

Parts swapping at the Mopar Nats:

Krass and Bernie comic, Camaro vs GTO:

Build your own Rotisserie for $200 in materials:

Shop tours:
Behind the scenes at the Rick Lorenzen Muscle Car Museum:

Lions Drag Strip Museum Grand Opening with pics:


Pics from several shows in the Calgary area.(Thanks Brian):
Black Diamond
Rods N Restos

Alley Katz Kar Klub
Porcupine Hills Classic Cruisers club

Note: Some links may expire over time.
Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. August 5th

Details on the Torque Masters Car show coming up August 11th:

Airdrie Summer Classic car show coming up August 10th:

Canamera Classic Car show coming up August 25th:

Porsche 912 powered by Tesla running gear:
A video about the same Porsche:

1928 Auburn Sedan has a lot of family history:

Nova Scotia man has owned his Model T Truck for 70 years:

The Motor Transport Museum is doing late night events:

John Martin has a drag inspired 1934 Ford Coupe:

Interview with Steve Stanford:

Pacific Northwest Nationals coverage:

Good Guys Friday night drags:

Bill Vance chats about the postwar Plymouth:

Interview with Amber Blonigan from GI Automotive:

1963 Corvair Monza spotted in a junk yard:

Nu Minis, Mini Truck Club pics:

Project Apollo update for Todd:

NSRA swapmeet pics:

Truck swapmeet pics from Street Rod Nationals:

10 toys from the good old days:

The Classic Car studio is busy working on some new projects:
34 Ford:
55 Chevy:
67 C10:
66 Chevelle:

Some Ford Model T, brochure art for Miles:

1950 Custom Mercury for Gary:

Artist turning out typewriters into creatures:

Man builds Texas sized Beetle:

George Foreman has a car collection:

Shop Tours:
Old Anvil Speed Shop tour:

Old Anvil Speed Shop website:

IOM Motor Museum:

Tools and Tips for metalwork:

Energy Suspension upgrade:

Quarter panel replacement for 1970 Plymouth GTX with video:

Metalworking boot camp part 5:

A simple homemade tool to repair a throttle cable end:

Cheers, Darryl.