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.

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