Stuff from D. Sept. 29th, 2019

Car related links. Note some may expire over time.

Six decades of custom cars:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/six-decades-of-custom-cars

The First Mid Engine Corvette wasn’t a Corvette but an Astro II (Thanks Brian):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/09/24/first-mid-engine-corvette-astro-ii

A 650 HP F150 monster from Roush (Thanks Brian):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/09/23/daydream-about-these-roush-nitemares

Canadian who sold the first Ford Mustang will finally see it again:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/canadian-who-sold-the-first-ever-ford-mustang-will-finally-see-it-again

Calgarian builds Cadillac CTS lowered family hauler:
https://driving.ca/cadillac/cts/column/how-it-works/cadillac-cts-one-sweet-and-unique-lowered-family-hauler

Summit racing Lone Star Nationals pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/friday-first-look-27th-summit-racing-lone-star-nationals/

Summit Racing Lone Star Nationals pics 2:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/summit-racing-lone-star-nationals/

Goolsby Young guys winner headed to Vegas:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goolsby-youngguys-winner-headed-to-vegas/

Goodguys is giving away a 67 Nova (I like!):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/building-the-goodguys-giveaway-1967-nova-part-1/

Interview with Cristy Lee:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/09/27/off-camera-with-cristy-lee-and-why-shes-restoring-a-1967-pontiac-grand-prix/

Bill Vance chats about how moonshine helped fuel the taste for fast cars:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-moonshine-helped-fuel-taste-for-fast-cars-1.23959793

Studebaker Avanti story:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/studebaker-avanti-worlds-fastest-production-car/

1962 Elva Mk VI project:
https://classicmotorsports.com/project-cars/1962-elva-mk-vi/project-elva-figuring-out-what-we-have/

Car Designers article:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/26/are-car-designers-renderings-fine-art/

History of the Hertz Rent a Racer Shelby:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/25/history-hertz-rent-a-racer-shelby-gt-h/

Triumph obsession, part 6, Clouded visions of glory:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/24/my-triumph-obsession-part-vi-clouded-visions-of-glory/

Vintage car ads had cool art:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/24/12-eccentric-vintage-car-ads-for-your-consideration/

Unearthing buried Mopar Road Runner treasure:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1969-plymouth-road-runner-buried-treasure/

1970 Boss 302 gets gone over with a fine tooth comb:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/road-restoration-perfection/

Rare harvest gold 1955 Corvette (Thanks Dave):
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/rare-harvest-gold-1955-corvette-one-price-two/

1954 Chevy COE Tourliner built on Vancouver Island featured on Rod Authority site:
https://www.rodauthority.com/features/car-features/video-hot-rod-motorhome-1954-chevrolet-coe-tourliner/

Bruce Meyer feature profile (I saw him checking out the cars at Deuce days one year):
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/bruce-meyer-feature-profile-cars-life

Another update on the guy working on his Land Rover Discovery:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/09/22/into-orbital/#more-3583

Classic Car Studio is building a wicked 1967 C10, check out the pics here:
http://www.classiccarstudio.com/speedshop/project/1967-chevrolet-c10/

Dodge A100 Made in Japan (Low….):
http://www.superfly-autos.com/features/dodge-a100-made-in-japan/

Ever hear of a Wartburg? Not me, it’s cool though:
http://www.superfly-autos.com/features/edelweiss-customs-wartburg/

Video:
Front Line image A&W Lake Cowichan Hot Rod and Bike Show and Shine:
https://youtu.be/HoQWuXEC0kY

Teaser for Cowichan show from Front Line image:
https://youtu.be/RYre_bSjFNw

Front Line image Torque Masters Car Show:
https://youtu.be/KLlInUIanDU

Tech:
Honda’s secret weapon for squeaks/door leaks, etc:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/26/hondas-secret-weapon-squeaks-door-leaks-shin-etsu/

Tips on properly building stroked small blocks:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/pro-tips-properly-building-stroked-small-block/

Painting tips:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/vintage-mustang-tech-questions-answers-6/

Restoring tail lights tips:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/restoring-fox-mustang-taillights/

Fixems tips 8:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fixems-8/

How to upgrade Ford F100 twin i beam to bolt on IFS:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-upgrade-ford-f-100-twin-i-beam-to-bolt-on-ifs/

White Details cleans up an Aston Martin:
https://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/cars/art-cleaning-aston-martin-white-details

Intro to suspension coil spring compressor tools:
https://www.onallcylinders.com/2019/09/20/tech-tips-intro-to-suspension-coil-spring-compressor-tools/

Cheers, Darryl.

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