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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