Stuff from D. May 31st, 2020

                                                   I miss swap meets….

Car links may expire over time.

Citroen GS story:

1963 Lincoln Continental Pro Touring:

Rock Royalty and their cars:

Cars 4 Covid story:

Some places to get cool stuff for your garage:

Story on the ZZ TOP Eliminator Coupe:

Interview with Hot Wheels designer Larry Wood:

Bill Vance chats about the Jensen Healey:

Bill Vance chats about Victoria company Timmis Ford back in 2015:

DIY Bodywork gone wrong:

1937 Willys Coupe being restored:

The original story about the new owner buying his 1937 Willys Coupe:

Flooded Fiero museum is giving away free parts:

An inside look into the GM 2.7liter 4 cylinder:

A Dodge Colt 2fer:

Classic Recreations offers first every carbon fiber bodied 1967 Shelby GT500CR:

Vintage pics from Victoria, BC Dealer service departments:

Garage flexibility and storage ideas:

Project Apollo IX update:

150 mph Stu Hillborn Streamline changed history:

1969 Yenko Chevelle goes from barn find to beautiful:

1931 Model A Roadster:

How the Titanic led to Maseratis First Indy 500 win in 81 years ago:

Boilermaker turned artist builds some cool stuff:

1953 was a good year for Ford trucks:

Mario Andretti pics:

Do you remember when Jame Bond jumped a river with an AMC Hornet (Computer modeling was used in its planning),
Be sure to watch the two videos at the end of the article:

Homemade tool to remove motorbike rear wheel bearing:

Ignition coil performance explained:

An inside look how Redline Gauge updates Ford Mustang gauges:

How to hide the PCV valve on your slick valve covers:

Spark plug wires info:

Elon Musk and Jay Leno go for a cruise in the 2021 Tesla Cybertruck:

Allen’s Kawasaki Z1 Super Six first test ride (Man that’s a big motor):

Allen also put a Viper engine in a motor bike:

You check out Allen’s youtube channel here for more videos:

1962 Pontiac Tempest ad:

The Batmobile documentary:

Jesse James talks about Sherwin-Williams Ultra 9K:

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 24th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

Automatron Steampunk Hot Rod:

1967 AMC Rambler Rebel SST convertible from Alberta:

New Ford Mustang owner tries to make a river crossing:

Keith Martin talks about his recent mechanical issues with his Jag and Volvo:

Classic Truck Parts:

Pontiac Fiero museum destroyed by flooding in Michigan:

Bill Vance chats about the Mercury Cougar:

11 eclectic vehicles celebrating Saab and Volvo (I like the double distributor set up):

Vintage race car pics from Victoria, BC:

The Stoner T, How to build a hot rod in 10 years, Part 19:

Engine cutaways drawings:

Vintage Chevy truck getting widened to fit on SSR chassis (Cool):

A brief history of the 1963 Chysler Turbine car:

Spark plug wires demystified:

Three ways to find that annoying sound:

Time for some hifi sounds in your shop:

Harbor Freight issues a recall on some Jack Stands:

Installing LED lights in a classic car:

LS swap tips:

Shop tours:
Behind garage doors:

A by the book build of a Lotus Seven replica from Edmonton:

The full tour of Bruce Canepas dream car empire:

Some Hot Rodders in Sweden doing a 4″ chop to a 1930 Coupe:

The love of cars with Chip Foose and John Oates:

A guy from BC chronicling the build of his Pontiac Astre:

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 17th, 2020


Note: Some links may expire over time.

1932 Ford coupe:

Classic Instruments releases new instrument cluster for C10 trucks:

Sully’s Chevelle, Praise the Lowrd:

World of Speed museum closes forever:

BC Racer learns a hard lesson about garage safety with two post hoists:

A shop that just works on Mack trucks, Fire trucks, etc (You know the big stuff!):

Jay Leno’s 1921 Benz Mercedes that took a decade to restore:

1942 Desoto story for Paul M:

1966 Mustang fastback barn find:

1963 Chevy II becomes epic pro touring ride:

Editors garage is a mix of Mopars and Buicks:

2002 Pontiac Firebird for Rod:

The magnificient Stuttgart Museum is set to reopen (Cool place!):

The Goodwood Motor circuit goes small size:

Porsche 917K in 1:18th scale (I like!):

Some facts about Wheeler Dealers hosts you may not know:

Some facts about Dennis Gage you may not know:

Pre war race cars have a sound all there own:

9 cars with Extreme Big Engines (Thanks Paul M.):

Model A project from fuel tank:

Ed Roth collection on display at the National Corvette Museum:

Selling and Buying through a consignment shop:

How to repair fiberglass:

Holleys 3150 Carburetor:

Using White paint markers when doing mechanics:

Garage projects sometimes are better in 30 minute intervals:

Mopar A body coilover conversion:

How to use a strut spring compressor:

Stand alone LS harness dilemma:

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 10th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

Brooklands Museum:

The Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum (Huge collection):

Cite de L’Automobile Museum:

Auto World (Model Kits, Diecast, and Slot Cars):

Trevor in Calgary is building a 1940 Ford Express Truck:

Steve McQueen’s camper truck is for sale:

The saga of a broken car key:

Garage shop scenes from Goodguys members:

Indy 500 pics from 1955:

All original 1970 Olds 442 Cutlass W30:

5 minutes with Roger Penske:

High dollar Lamborghini Countach restoration:

1967 – 1969 Camaro buyers guide:

Webb Motorworks of Victoria gets mentioned in Hagerty for his electric small block chevy concept:

Gas pump picker lives in automobilia heaven:

Big Daddy Ed Roth Mysterion story:

GMC Motorhome car hauler for Rob:

How a 1969 Pro touring Camaro bought over the internet had to be built twice:

Classic Ferrari sculptures made from metal:

Mercedes set to reopen its Stuttgart museum:

Brief history of the Goodyear Tire and Rubber company:

Mustang Driver (On-line car magazine for Ford Mustang enthusiasts):

High River Car club does cruise to thank first responders (Thanks Tom):

Porsche 550 Spyder Replica:

Restored vintage truck among Hot Rods at the Calgary World of Wheels:

How to extend the life of your car battery:

How to remove a hood spring quickly and safely:

More than one way to make a hammer:

1969 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 buyers guide:

Installing a Tremec T56 6 speed in a Plymouth Duster:

1969 Ford Mustang Leaf spring suspension rehab:

Question and answer with Energy Suspension:

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 3rd, 2020

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Car links for this week:

I’ve posted a few pics I took at the Calgary World of Wheels back in February:

Jf Kustoms in Osoyoos, BC has an updated website here:

RIP Tom Cino (Tom was well known in the Vancouver Island car community):

Some cool murals in Dallas, TX:

The Quick Times magazine May issue is now online:

1964 Plymouth Valiant Convertible story from Vancouver, BC:

Fraudsters 230 car collection to be auctioned:

Bentley plans to build 12 new 1929 blowers, but the collectors of the originals aren’t happy:

Rats eating engine wiring story, (I like the video of the rats in the car):

Family owned 34 Ford gets full custom treatment:

1970 Pontiac GTO Judge:

When your rental car won’t start and you can’t find the keyfob it gets interesting:

Celebrating the Buick 430 V8:

1959 Chevys and 1959 Fords being hauled by barge vintage pics:

Story about an owners son looking for his Dad’s old Tempest drag car:

68 Shelby that has 50 years of memories:

Street Rodder Road tour 1934 Ford update 1:

Classic Industries muscle car coloring book:

Here’s the direct link to the Classic Industries Muscle Car coloring book download:

The most famous Lancia in the world is being restored:

1970 Pontiac Firebird story:

The June issue of Good Guys magazine is now online here:

Shop tours:
Missed one of the links for the Good Guys shop tours, then go here:

Roadster shop tour:

Johnny Hunkins home garage tour:

Turnin Rusts Classic vehicle collection:

A guide to Suspension and handling upgrades:

Finding and restoring weber carbs:

Tech tips for Triumph TR6 owners:

D & D Classic Auto Restoration:

69 Mustang door glass replacement how to:

Webb Motors Electric motor

Macs Motor City Garage site mentions Webb Motors Electric conversion:

UK man builds railway in his garden:

Steampunk model railway enthusiast:

Blacktop TV goes racing with Hot Wheels:

Musclecar Mountain racing with Hot Wheels:

Bryce Michelmore builds some cool models:

Bryce Michelmore pics on Instagram viewer Picuki:

Ranking each and every Batmobile:

Watch the 1955 Belgian Grand Prix:

Hydroforming parts with grease:

You can check out the rest of his speedster build here:

How to make stainless brake lines up:

Cheers, Darryl.