Stuff from D. November 17th, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Fords Mustang Mach E:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/14/fords-ev-crossover-is-called-mustang-mach-e

Morris Commercial Van with modern tech story:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/13/morris-commercial-van-joins-ww2-silhouette-with-modern-tech

https://www.automobilemag.com/news/morris-commerical-je-type-electric-van-photos-details/

Men drive custom 55 Chevy to California to honor late father/friend:
https://www.grandforksherald.com/lifestyle/travel/4768342-Eastern-North-Dakota-men-drive-custom-55-Chevy-to-California-hot-rod-event-to-honor-late-father-friend

Gasser war years drag race story:
https://www.fuel.crs/consumer/detail/the-gasser-war-years-drag-race-fuel-battles

Maintenance for classic collector cars:
https://www.fuel.crs/consumer/detail/essential-maintenance-for-classic-collector-cars

Sleepy Hollow Rod Run pics from the August Sunshine coast run:
https://www.prpeak.com/sleepy-hollow-rod-run-and-show-shine-1.23914231

Ford GT40 replica that starred in Ford v Ferrari movie heading to auction:
https://driving.ca/ford/gt/auto-news/news/a-ford-gt40-replica-that-starred-in-ford-v-ferrari-is-heading-to-auction

Cinema series based on Ford v Ferrari movie cars in the works:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/11/16/cinema-series-based-on-ford-v-ferrari-movie-cars-in-the-works/

The real story behind Ford v Ferrari:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/real-story-behind-ford-v-ferrari

1971 – 1974 Plymouth Satellites finally going up in value:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/14/fuselage-body-1971-74-plymouth-satellites

Volkspod Minibike pics are all over the net, here’s the story behind them (I have some extra fenders, hmmm):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/14/volkspod-minibikes-are-a-surprise-hit-for-indiana-vw-craftsman

Stutz Blackhawk review:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/the-outrageous-stutz-blackhawk-was-the-most-expensive-car-of-1971

Renting classic cars via hagerty driveshare in the USA:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/canadians-can-now-rent-classic-cars-via-hagertys-driveshare

Trucks at SEMA:
https://driving.ca/chevrolet/features/feature-story/trucks-at-sema-2019-chevys-electric-vs-dodges-diesel

Buick Regal Grand National story:
https://driving.ca/buick/column/collector-classics/buick-regal-grand-national-was-the-vette-getter-of-the-1980s

Speedway motors Southwest Nationals pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/friday-first-look-22nd-speedway-motors-southwest-nationals/

Bill Vance chats about the Jaguar D-type:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-d-type-brought-racing-success-to-jaguar-1.24008773

Brian Bass and his ’25 Roadster project:
https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=43336

Jay Leno’s Yenko Corvair:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/sting-bee/

Massive 6×6 camper rig spotted in a Target parking lot:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/modified-6×6-man-camper-rig

Massive Hot Wheels collection for sale (For Dwight):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/12/massive-hot-wheels-collection-for-sale

Three convertibles stolen from goodguys parking lot:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/12/convertibles-stolen-from-goodguys-parking-lot

Long term projects article:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/13/waiting-for-someday-the-longest-of-the-long-term-parkers/

T.V. Tommy had some wild dragsters in his day:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/12/quad-engines-or-nitro-t-v-tommy-tried-em-both-nearly-ending-his-racing-career-in-one-and-definitely-ending-it-in-the-other/

Miller Electric at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/miller-electric-manufacturing-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Original Parts Group Inc at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/original-parts-group-inc-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

59 Impala at SEMA for Greg in Calgary:
https://www.lowrider.com/rides/cars/self-made-59-impala-sema-2019-spotlight-mtsema19/

Overhaulin is back for another season:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/creating-dreams-wheels-overhaulin-chip-foose-gang/

Roland Leong hangs out at the Drag Strip in England(Great pics):
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/drag-racing-roland-leong-tuner-profile/

Chris Holstrom talks about how he entered the car scene at young age:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/chris-holstrom-entered-car-scene-young-age/

1979 Pontiac Trans am rescue:
https://www.junkyardlife.com/2019/11/1979-pontiac-trans-am-rescue.html

Jaguar XK120 restoration project is 50 years in the making:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/this-jaguar-xk120-restoration-project-is-50-years-in-the-making-perhaps-its-time-for-someone-else-to-have-a-go

Military collector story for Grant in Victoria:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/great-spacesmilitarian/

One mans answer to space issues at home was to go down not up:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/diy-great-spacesonly-way-down/

Videos:
2005 Ford GT MK7 lapping Daytona
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/2005-ford-gt-mk7-lapping-daytona-will-raise-your-pulse

Tech:
Wiring harness tips:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/15/building-a-wiring-harness-about-patience-and-planning

Chevy Pickup update from Hagerty (Don’t try this at home kids):
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/13/decrepit-chevrolet-3600-pickup-throw-fireworks

Why does body work and painting a car these days cost so much:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/time-is-money/

Fitment fundamentals:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-damage/

Shaving cream can be used in head core holes to trap stray debris:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/shaving-cream-head-core-holes-traps-stray-debris/

Parking brake cable removal on a Mustang:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/vintage-mustang-tech-questions-answers-7/

How to choose piston rings and gap them correctly:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-choose-piston-rings-and-gap-them-correctly/

Three most important alignment adjustments to make:
https://www.drivingline.com/articles/wheel-alignment-basics-for-high-performance-driving-three-important-adjustments-you-can-make/

Shop Tours:
Eddie’s Rod and Custom:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/family-style-eddies-rod-and-custom/

Website for Eddies Rod and Custom:
https://www.eddiesrodandcustom.com/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. November 10th, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Alberta man killed in pre 1905 vintage car event in UK (Very sad news, RIP Ron):
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/alberta-man-killed-in-pre-1905-vintage-car-event-in-u-k

London to Brighton car run pics:
https://www.sportscardigest.com/london-to-brighton-veteran-car-run-2019-photos/

Did you know you can read the Goodguys magazine free online:
http://digitaleditiononline.com/view/goodguys/goodguys

Some vintage pics of the three corvette assembly plants:
http://www.superchevy.com/features/1907-look-three-corvette-assembly-plants

Okotoks car buff gets tour of Jay Leno’s collection:
https://www.okotokstoday.ca/local-news/antique-collection-beyond-car-buffs-wildest-dreams-1828250

Electric GTS crate motor:
https://www.inceptivemind.com/electric-gts-crate-motor-convert-classic-car-ev/9984/

California tuner looses shop in fire:
https://driving.ca/porsche/auto-news/news/california-tuner-loses-us3m-in-classic-porsche-cars-and-parts-in-fire

Prototype Shelby Green Hornet mustang restored and unveiled at SEMA:
https://driving.ca/ford/mustang/auto-news/news/prototype-shelby-green-hornet-mustang-restored-unveiled-at-sema

https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/1968-green-hornet-mustang-prototype-freshly-restored-to-shelby-spec

The great and not so great cars of SEMA:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/the-great-and-not-so-great-cars-of-sema-2019

Calgarian restores a 1963 VW notchback:
https://driving.ca/volkswagen/column/on-the-road/volkswagen-type-iii-notchbacks-hold-coupe-ful-of-memories

Both Ford and Chevy bring electric hot rods to SEMA:
https://driving.ca/ford/mustang/auto-news/news/ford-chevy-both-bring-electric-hot-rods-to-sema-aftermarket-show

https://drivemag.com/news/webasto-and-ford-team-up-for-mustang-lithium-a-900-hp-electric-muscle-car

https://www.drivingline.com/articles/electric-hot-rod-is-chevys-450-horsepower-ecrate-motor-the-future-of-the-hobby/

Ringbrothers bring a Camaro and Mustang to SEMA:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/ringbrothers-wow-sema-with-customized-classic-1969-camaro-mustang

https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/06/think-ringbrothers-890-hp-camaro-is-cool-meet-its-unkl

Custom Dodge Challenger ready for SEMA gets stolen from Hotel parking lot and then recovered:
https://driving.ca/dodge/challenger/auto-news/news/custom-dodge-challenger-gets-stolen-wrecked-in-police-chase-still-makes-it-to-sema

Goodguys SEMA gold award winners:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-sema-gold-award-winners/

Hot Rod alley gallery of cars from SEMA:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/hot-rod-alley-gallery-the-cars-of-the-2019-sema-show/

Wild Chevys and Hot Rods from SEMA:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/wild-chevy-muscle-car-hot-rod-photo-gallery-sema-2019

Goodguys display at SEMA:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-heads-to-the-sema-show/

Chip Foose Jaguar E-type at SEMA:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/chip-foose-custom-jaguar-e-type-stuns-at-sema

https://www.motorauthority.com/news/1125910_chip-foose-attempts-to-make-the-world-s-most-beautiful-car-prettier

Cotati Cuda unveiled at SEMA for Dan:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/07/hemmings-muscle-machines-cotati-cuda-sema-2019/

https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/melting-pot-1970-plymouth-cuda/

Hot Wheels, awards Nash as their SEMA winner:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/06/hot-wheels-legends-tour-sema-2019-winner-nash-metropolitan/

Jay Leno’s high HP 1968 Ford Bronco unveiled at SEMA:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/06/jay-leno-1968-ford-bronco-sema-2019/

Coker tire at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/coker-tire-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Optima battery at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/optima-battery-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Lokar at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/lokar-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Dynamat at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/dynamat-at-sema-2019-mtsema19/

Custom autosound at SEMA:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/custom-autosound-2019-sema-show-mtsema19/

Hot Rod magazine articles from SEMA:
https://www.hotrod.com/?s=sema

Just a car guy SEMA coverage:
http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/search/label/SEMA%202019

Goodguys Autumn get together (I like the vintage trailer):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/saturday-scenes-30th-autumn-get-together/

Bill Vance chats about how Detroit Electric paved the way for todays EVs:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-detroit-electric-paved-the-way-for-today-s-evs-1.24001287

1958 Impala turns heads:
https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/autos/news/classic-cruising/chevrolet-sport-coupe-turned-heads-in-1958-564605702.html

Barn find 70s trans ams:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/9-mid-70s-trans-am-barn-find-muscle-cars-for-sale

Aston Martin teams up with ICON to built its first ever motorcycle:
https://driving.ca/aston-martin/auto-news/news/aston-martin-teams-up-with-an-icon-to-build-its-first-ever-motorcycle

Ferrari 330 P2 replica is sweet:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/08/ferrari-330-p2-replica-owes-running-gear-to-1965-330-gt

Ford vs Ferrari movie, go behind the scenes:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/07/behind-the-scenes-ford-v-ferrari-with-matt-damon-and-christian-bale

Ford opens up GT40 vault for Ford vs Ferrari movie:
https://www.autoblog.com/2019/11/09/ford-v-ferrari-gt40-vault/

Ford vs Ferrari movie review:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/08/ford-v-ferrari-movie-review/

Father follows son into racing:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/06/my-father-followed-me-into-racing-and-never-looked-back

A used car lot from the past:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=161007

The secret car collection of Mercedes Benz:
https://mercedesheritage.com/classic-mercedes-culture/secret-car-collection-of-mercedes-benz

Bill Lear tried to build an Indianapolis speedway in Reno to test his steam powered racer, great pics:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/07/bill-lear-once-tried-to-build-an-indianapolis-motor-speedway-in-reno-just-to-test-his-steam-powered-racer/

Desert Center cafe equipment, gas pumps and vehicles left outside go across the auction block:
https://neverquitelost.com/2019/11/06/goodbye-desert-center/

Krass and Bernie adopting highway drag race comic:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/krass-berniw-adopting-highway-drag-race/

A visit to the Classic Motor Hub in Bibury, check out the pics:
https://www.mycarheaven.com/2019/11/my-car-heaven-on-earth-the-classic-motor-hub/

Jaguar is now selling the original tool kit again:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/lucky-enough-to-have-a-jaguar-e-type-now-for-the-first-time-in-nearly-50-years-you-can-have-the-original-toolkit-too

Eleanor Mustang to go across the auction block at Mecum:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/if-you-prefer-your-classic-mustang-to-be-a-movie-star-with-a-girls-name-then-come-this-way

19 lucky owners are going to get their Aston Martin DBZ cars soon:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/the-first-half-of-aston-martins-dbz-centenary-collection-is-finally-being-delivered-to-19-very-lucky-owners

Videos:
Full restoration of a Honda N600 serial #1:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/03/really-rising-to-the-occasion-the-full-restoration-of-honda-n600-serial-no-1/

Tech:
2020 Chassis and Suspension buyers guide:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/2020-chassis-and-suspension-buyers-guide/

Making custom plug wires with Accel Extreme 9000 leads:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/making-custom-plug-wires-accel-extreme-9000-leads/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. November 3rd, 2019

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Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Brian attended the Bowness swap meet yesterday, here is a link to his pics:
https://www.canadianrodder.com/forum/showthread.php?t=22593

Story on the success of “Bring A Trailer” website:
https://www.latimes.com/lifestyle/story/2019-10-17/driven-buying-used-car-bringatrailer

20 years later remembering Greg Morre, race car driver:
https://www.wheels.ca/news/20-years-on-greg-moores-legacy-endures-through-red-gloves/

1983 Toyota Celica Supra story from Calgary for Dan:
https://driving.ca/toyota/supra/column/its-mine/its-mine-1983-toyota-celica-supra-p

Mopars two customized Sema concept trucks:
https://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/news/mopars-two-customized-sema-concept-trucks-look-rad

Another article on the Dodge D200 truck mentioned in the above link:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/01/how-you-slam-a-1968-dodge-d200-pickup

Blink 182 drummer sells his caddy on Bring a Trailer:
https://driving.ca/cadillac/auto-news/news/blink-182-drummer-sells-classic-cadillac-on-bring-a-trailer

Burnaby Junk Yard has its own museum:
https://driving.ca/ford/column/collector-classics/auto-wrecker-preserves-ford-history-in-a-corner-of-his-salvage-yard

Man tired of being low balled, crushes his Dodge Charger:
https://driving.ca/dodge/charger/auto-news/news/man-tired-of-being-low-balled-by-buyers-crushes-classic-dodge-charger

Classic car values article on a changing marketplace:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/classic-car-values-tough-to-get-a-handle-on-in-changing-marketplace

1973 Dodge Dart from Winnipeg:
https://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news/836/dart-discovery-too-tempting-to-pass-on.html

36 Ford Roadster was the ultimate anniversary gift:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/something-blue-diana-clises-36-ford-roadster-was-the-ultimate-anniversary-gift/

Bill Vance chats about the Chrysler 300:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-c-300-gave-chrysler-a-potent-sales-weapon-1.23994471

Some sweet pics from TROG (The Race of Gentleman):
https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=43145

Allards revival:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/inspired-chance-story-allards-revival/

Homemade Delorean hovercraft for sale:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/01/delorean-hovercraft-bat-sale

Oldsmobile 442 values on the rise:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/11/01/1968-72-oldsmobile-442-values-on-the-rise

When the smog era started in cars, great pic of a Camaro
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/31/the-march-of-progress-in-emissions

Dealership installs tracking system before sale of vehicle:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/31/dealership-installed-nightmare-2016-ram-1500-sport

Porsche 914 story for Rob in Victoria:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/30/porsche-914-puts-a-grin-on-your-face

Another Porsche 914 story:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/09/14/after-50-years-porsche-914-only-get-better

Honda S2000 article for Rob in Victoria:
https://www.drivingline.com/articles/2000-2009-honda-s2000-is-a-modern-mechanical-throwback-in-a-turbocharged-digitized-world/

1918 Ford Model T pro rat build for Cam in Victoria:
https://www.onallcylinders.com/2019/10/31/sema-project-car-update-cat-house-customs-pro-rat-1918-ford-model-tt/

Hot Rods and Music, cool stuff going on at this show:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/11/01/hot-rods-and-hot-licks-a-model-for-partnerships-between-cultural-institutions-and-car-culture/

Hemmings lets us tag along on a photo shoot of a wicked 1965 Pontiac GTO resto mod:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/31/behinds-the-scenes-of-a-hemmings-photo-shoot-with-troy-dooleys-1965-pontiac-gto-resto-mod/

The Museum of American Speed has some cool stuff on display:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/youll-freak-when-you-see-hot-rod-hideaway/

South Bend Studebaker National Museum:
http://carguychronicles.com/2019/10/south-bend-studebaker-national-museum/

The artwork of Mad Mac:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/artwork-mad-mac/

A look inside Charlies Auto Museum:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/no-rhyme-reason/

Victoria man likes his 1958 MGA:
https://www.langleyadvancetimes.com/life/1958-mga-is-owners-dream-car/

Tech:
How to get started on your restoration project:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/getting-started/

Splitting wishbones for a dropped axle:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/splitting-wishbones-for-a-dropped-axle/

Upgrading your barn find with parts from Chevs of the 40s:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/upgrading-your-barn-find-with-parts-from-chevs-of-the-40s-4/

Restoring stock Camaro wheels:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/taking-rare-muscle-car-wheels-from-horrible-to-hugger-orange/

Tips to fix your inaccurate speedo:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/tech-stories/other-tech/is-your-speedometer-inaccurate-here-are-a-few-tips-to-correct-it/

Videos:
Jay Leno and an oddball Austin Healey:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/28/jay-leno-oddball-austin-healey-childhood-memory

Chip Foose talks about the 32 Ford:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/28/chip-foose-designer-love-32-ford

Hot Rod Herman Munster drag race:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/31/video-the-most-frightening-drag-race-ever/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. October 27th, 2019

Car links that I find interesting.
Note: Some links may expire over time.
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Cactus Jalopy car show in Osoyoos, BC is a no go for 2020:
https://www.osoyoostimes.com/popular-car-show-a-no-go-for-2020/

Grant that was on Vegas Rat Rods visits local schools in Ontario:
https://www.simcoereformer.ca/news/local-news/vegas-rat-rods-star-visits-local-schools

New Yorkers that go around picking up electric scooters for recharge:
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/25/business/lime-bird-scooters-rechargers.html

Sooke Car guy goes on a coast to coast drive to pick up a Barris-built 1950 Mercury:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/a-rare-bird-passed-by

News reporter disrespects classic cars at car show:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/watch-news-reporter-damages-disrespects-classic-cars-at-a-show

1948 Case Tractor gets restored and gets to live at Luxury garage:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/stash-ing-the-original-model-s

Crispy Hellcat gets rebuilt:
https://driving.ca/dodge/challenger/auto-news/news/watch-this-guy-rebuilt-a-dodge-challenger-hellcat-thatd-burnt-to-the-ground

Electric turbochargers to enter production in 2021:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/electric-turbochargers-to-enter-production-in-2021

Barn find 1964 VW Double Cab:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/barn-find-64-vw-double-cab/

George Barris King of Kustomizers article:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/george-barris-king-of-the-kustomizers/

Goodguys best new product winners:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-best-new-product-winners/

Bill Vance chats about the Chevy Suburban and its evolution:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-chevy-s-suburban-has-evolved-with-the-times-1.23987300

Another article on Electric crate motors:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/21/electric-crate-motor-puts-electric-tech-in-your-garage

Aloha Wanderwell traveled around the world in a Model T:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/24/aloha-wanderwell-traveled-around-the-world-in-a-model-t

Honda SL125 motorbike article:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/24/honda-sl125-my-latest-impulse-buy-a-great-decision

Truck load of 1936 Fords arrive at the dealer, cool pics:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=177455

Pics and commentary from the Moden art exhibit:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/25/worth-the-trip-photos-and-commentary-from-the-modenart-exhibit/

Here is the first article about the art exhibit:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/23/exhibit-focuses-on-the-behind-the-scenes-craftsmen-of-italys-most-famous-designs/

Quick Jack vehicle lift setup and review:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/24/quick-jack-vehicle-lift-setup-review/

Henry J Kaiser and his attempt at steam powered cars:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/23/henry-j-kaiser-had-a-manhattan-converted-to-steam-it-nearly-led-to-crate-steam-car-engines/

The 1948 Amp prototype was used to help design the Henry J:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/21/forebearer-of-the-henry-j-kaiser-frazers-compact-car-was-based-on-this-1948-amp-prototype/

Triumph gets coated in epoxy primer until owner can get back to work on it:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/23/my-triumph-obsession-part-vii-preserving-metal-with-epoxy/

The Chopped 2019 event with pics, cool event:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/chopped-2019

Young guy build of a 40 Ford Truck Part 1:
https://www.blacktopmagazine.com/21486/garrett-baldwin-and-his-40-ford-truck/

Young guy build of a 40 Ford Truck Part 2:
https://www.blacktopmagazine.com/22061/garrett-baldwin-makes-progress/

Off roading in Iceland with $500 cars, what could go wrong:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/gambler-500-road-rally-iceland-feature/

Maxjax 2 post car lifts for garages with low ceilings:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/maxjax-2-post-car-lift-home-garage/

Two wheeled wonders for Mike S. in Calgary:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/two-wheeled-wonders/

Tech:
Making your own gasket:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/25/making-your-own-gasket-is-easier-than-you-think

Color sanding tips:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/quaker-state-x-lrm-68-impala-pt-8-color-sanding/

Gold leafing tips:
https://www.lowrider.com/features/quaker-state-x-lrm-68-impala-pt-7-gold-leafing/

Panel gap tips:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-part-6-panel-gapectomy/

How to choose a fuel pressure regulator for carbureted engines:
https://www.onallcylinders.com/2019/10/22/video-how-to-choose-a-fuel-pressure-regulator-for-carbureted-engines/

Shop tours:
A visit to Cool and Vintage custom Land Rover shop:
https://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/cars/visiting-cool-vintage-ground-zero-custom-land-rover-culture

Cool and Vintage website:
https://www.coolnvintage.com/

Videos:
Hershey Swap Meet 2019:
https://youtu.be/O0JLZfcXfso

Iron Trap Garage YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaIIoFbVqP6NNF78iit5-Xg/videos

Trader’s Village Swap Meet
https://youtu.be/sBq8O-oXflU

Canadian Street Rodding Hall of Fame clip:
https://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1811319&binId=1.2376412&playlistPageNum=1

Graham Hill explains race car setup:
https://macsmotorcitygarage.com/video-graham-hill-explains-race-car-setup/#more-69819

48 x 56 Full garage build (Thanks Albert):
https://youtu.be/WTiNfk2sepc

Cheers, Darryl.

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/

Enjoy what you are viewing on Darryl’s Drive In, throw a tip in the jar here:
https://darrylsdrivein.wordpress.com/tipjar/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. October 13th, 2019

Car related links I find on the net.
Note: Some links may expire over time.

Canadian cars vie for best in show at Pebble Beach Concours:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/canadian-cars-vie-for-best-in-show-at-the-pebble-beach-concours-again

Toyota Supra history lesson:
https://driving.ca/toyota/supra/features/feature-story/generation-gap-ranking-each-and-every-toyota-supra-generation

Goodguys Kentutucky Nationals pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/friday-first-look-2nd-kentucky-nationals/

Goodguys Autocross championship pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-autocross-2019-championships/

Goodguys Motown to Cowtown Hall of Fame road tour east pics and videos:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/motown-to-cowtown-goodguys-2019-hall-of-fame-road-tour-east/

Goodguys Hall of Fame road tour:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/the-western-swing-hall-of-fame-road-tour/

Goodguys Kentucky Nationals event, watch out for the horses…:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2nd-kentucky-nationals-in-lexington-happening-this-weekend/

Bill Vance chats about the AMC Concord:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-concord-was-amc-s-last-gasp-of-life-1.23973425

Kaiser car history from 1947 – 1955, Thanks Kelsey Wright:
https://www.allpar.com/cars/adopted/kaiser.html

Factory five Cobra with a tilting front end:
https://www.rcnmag.com/garage/totally-flipped-out

The Race of Gentlemen keeps getting bigger and better:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/11/seven-years-running-the-race-of-gentlemen-keeps-getting-bigger-and-better/

The six wheeled El Cadillette for Dave:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/11/fyi-the-slammed-six-wheeled-el-camino-ish-cadillac-with-stacks-does-exist/

Another article on the El Cadillette:
https://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/customs-classics/111190458/quirky-custom-car-el-cadillette-comes-with-challenges

Mopar Kids these days (Read the comments, the girl in the pic reply’s..):
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/10/kids-these-days-or-those-days/

Here are articles Olivia has written for Dodge Garage:
https://www.dodgegarage.com/news/author/olivia-crosby

Dodge Garage:
https://www.dodgegarage.com/

When being first in line to racing events was a thing:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/10/why-a-sticker-covered-van-is-in-the-indianapolis-motor-speedway-museum/

Interesting story on a 1971 AMC Hornet SC 360 for sale:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/09/hemmings-find-of-the-day-1971-amc-hornet-sc-360/

Parking garage races from back in the day:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/09/was-this-the-only-race-held-in-and-on-a-parking-garage/

Moon eyes Camaro, great pics:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/moon-camaro

Two early novas found in North Carolina junkyard:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/two-early-novas-found-north-carolina-junkyard/

Krass and Bernie find a 69 Camaro Z28:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/krass-bernie-garage-find-1969-camaro-z28/

Ant Anstead is working on his dream build during the off season of Wheeler Dealers:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/iconic-1950s-formula-1-build-ant-anstead-master-mechanic-preview/

Canadian Jeff Norwell’s 32 Ford pickup featured in Hot Rod:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/jeff-norwells-392-hemi-powered-1932-ford-pickup/

Photographer James Lipman shoots some cool automotive shots:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/from-darkrooms-to-tuner-mags-to-manufacturers-james-lipmans-automotive-photography-is-always-evolving

Lunaz design is converting old cars to electric power:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/lunaz-design-is-electrifying-the-future-of-the-classic-car-one-exquisite-build-at-a-time

An electric bug eye sprite for Martin:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/frog-e-electric-bugeye-sprite-ev-conversion-drive-review/

Vintage Ford Hot Rodding Lego style:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/vintage-ford-hot-rodding-in-lego-style

Land Rover Discovery owner is fixing stuff again:
Roof repaint:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/09/28/roof-repair-at-the-disco/
Finding the cause of a leaky sunroof:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/10/05/inside-rain/
3D printing a replacement sunroof drain part:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/10/13/3-d-printing-for-neither-fun-nor-profit/

Hot Rod hauler pulls off unconventional look:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/10/11/hot-rod-hauler-pulls-off-unconventional-look

Tech:
Why you don’t want to run ethanol in your classic cars tank:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/why-you-dont-actually-want-ethanol-in-your-gas-tank

To start or not to start question for winter storage:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/10/12/start-or-not-start-question-winter-storage/

Professor Hammers metal working tips #57:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/professor-hammers-metalworking-tips-57/

An in depth look at engine fasteners:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/engine-fasteners-depth-look-keeps-car-together/

How to get properly fitting door gaps on a 1969 Camaro:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/one-way-get-properly-fitting-door-gaps-1969-camaro/

Shop tours:
Calgarian enjoys his time working in the shop on motorbikes:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/suburban-workshop-is-a-thinking-and-tinkering-sanctuary

Videos:
Coldwar motors on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/user/coldwarmotors/videos

Chevy Automobiles vs Foreign cars from 1970:
https://youtu.be/K7tzuZQ24TE

Jessi Combs uncut video(RIP Jessi):
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/10/10/watch-this-jessi-combs-uncut/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. Oct. 6th, 2019

Random car links I find on the web. Links may expire over time.

Congrats to Kevin for  coverage of his 1940 Willys on the Opposing Cylinders website:
https://opposingcylinders.com/car-of-the-week-kevin-ulrys-1940-willys/

University Engineer turned his 1971 Triumph Spitfire into Electric powered:
https://driving.ca/triumph/auto-news/news/this-dalhousie-university-research-engineer-turned-his-1971-triumph-spitfire-electric

Winter tire info:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/at-these-realistic-dates-quebec-motorists-should-be-driving-on-winter-tires

Rolls Royce sparks romance:
https://driving.ca/rolls-royce/column/collector-classics/red-rolls-sparks-romance

1938 Dodge Sedan:
https://driving.ca/dodge/column/its-mine/its-mine-1938-dodge-sedan

Vintage Air Custom Rod of the Year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-vintage-air-custom-rod-of-the-year/

Scotts Hotrods Truck of the Year early:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-scotts-hotrods-truck-of-the-year-early/

LMC truck of the year late:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-lmc-truck-of-the-year-late/

Griots Garage Muscle Car of the year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-griots-garage-muscle-machine-of-the-year/

Good Guys Muscle Car of the year:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-muscle-car-of-the-year/

Good Guys 2019 top 12 finalists review:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-2019-regional-top-12-finalists/

Bill Vance chats about the Dodge Challenger:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-speedy-challenger-arrived-a-little-too-late-1.23965859

Cheers, Darryl.

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.

Stuff from D. Sept. 22nd, 2019

Random car related links from the web.
Note: Some links will expire over time.

Driver’s Welding article from Sooke News Mirror:
https://www.sookenewsmirror.com/news/sooke-council-threatens-to-close-long-time-business/

Wet conditions end Sean Driver’s speed record attempt for now:
https://www.sookenewsmirror.com/sports/wet-conditions-put-the-brakes-on-sean-drivers-speed-record/

Algergrove man recreates 56 Ford F-100:
https://www.langleyadvancetimes.com/community/aldergrove-man-recreates-beloved-hot-rod-from-memory/

Citroen cars still gets attention in Quebec:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/champ-de-reves-love-of-citroen-cars-still-runs-strong-in-the-heart-of-quebec

1941 Ford fuels Father/Son need for speed in Vancouver:
https://driving.ca/ford/column/collector-classics/1941-ford-fuels-father-and-sons-need-for-speed

Orange Julep is still Montreal’s Hot Rod Mecca for Mike in Calgary:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/the-orange-julep-is-still-montreals-hot-rod-mecca

Classic Ford truck goes up in flames, owner had just finished it:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/watch-classic-ford-truck-goes-up-in-flames-in-ontario

63 Chevy II for Neil in Campbell River:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/its-a-family-thing-1963-chevy-ii/

63 Nova V8 swap :
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/hot-rod-magazine-inspired-l79-v-8-engine-swap-1963-chevrolet-nova/

Good Guys 2019 Hall of Fame Road tour (Videos and pics):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/2019-hall-of-fame-road-tour/

Shirley Muldowney, Heart like an Icon interview and pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/shirley-muldowney-heart-like-an-icon/

5 minutes with racer, Scott Pruett:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/5-minutes-with-scott-pruett/

Going to Vegas, here’s a guide to the collector car world there:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2019/09/22/your-guide-to-las-vegas-claim-for-a-few-weeks-as-epicenter-of-the-collector-car-world/

Bill Vance chats about Henry Ford and the assembley line:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-did-henry-ford-invent-the-assembly-line-1.23952115

Open House gallery from Stacey Davids Gearfest:
https://bangshift.com/bangshift-galleries/open-house-gallery-stacey-davids-gearfest-at-rattletrap-productions/

Mutant Vehicles from Burning Man 2019:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/mutant-vehicles-burning-man-2019/

More pics from Burning man:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/art-cars-mutant-vehicles-burning-man-2019/

Classic Car Studio builds world class Camaro for mystery overseas owner:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/mystery-overseas-owner-asks-classic-car-studio-build-world-class-camaro/

Exploring hidden gems in Milan, look at the car he drives Martin:
https://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/classic-life/exploring-hidden-gems-milan-design-visionary-michele-lupi

Land Rover Discovery purchase story for Rob and Chris:
http://www.rustyheaps.com/2019/09/19/disco-is-hip-again/#more-3570

A long lost street racing tapestry of Big Willie Robinson is found:
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-09-12/street-racing-tapestry-big-willie-robinson

Chrysler introduced longer and more luxurious models for 1958:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2019/chrysler-introduced-longer-more-luxurious-models-for-1958

Tech:
Fitment Fundementals Part 5:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/fitment-fundamentals-part-5-preoperative-panel-positioning/

Professor Hammers metalworking tips #56:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/professor-hammers-metalworking-tips-56/

Paint and Body, Primer sealer choices:
https://www.rodauthority.com/tech-stories/paint-body/primer-sealer-choices/

Quadrajet number identification guide:
https://www.rodauthority.com/tech-stories/fuel-cooling/choose-your-quadrajet-number-identification-guide/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. September 14th, 2019

Random car related links from the web.
Note: Some links will expire over time.

Have you tried Canadian Parts supplier , “Parts Avatar” yet? They have free shipping on orders over $99 (Prices are less than most Auto parts stores) (Thanks Dave):
https://partsavatar.ca/

When you combine too many things on a trailer for Tom and Byron in Alberta:
https://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/a-huge-safety-risk-driver-with-unsecured-load-gets-13-traffic-violations-1.4586472

Summit Classic Car Collection:
https://www.wheels.ca/top-ten/this-dream-garage-has-some-of-the-most-desirable-muscle-cars/

General Motors dream cars will highlight the 2019 Cobble Beach Concours Delegance:
https://driving.ca/cadillac/features/feature-story/general-motors-dream-cars-highlight-the-2019-cobble-beach-concours-delegance

1959 Bocar XP5:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/1959-bocar-xp5/

2020 Pre-production Corvette gets new life as wall art for Detroit Hockey fans:
https://www.motorauthority.com/news/1125038_pre-production-2020-chevy-corvette-gets-new-life-as-wall-art-for-detroit-red-wings-fans

A Tucker 48 with a Truckermatic transmission:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/12/tucker-48-tuckermatic-transmission/

The hassle of tracking down old car parts:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/09/11/the-hassle-of-tracking-down-old-cars-parts-is-enough-to-drive-you-mad/

A low rider El Camino with a wild paint job for Dave S.:
https://www.lowrider.com/rides/cars/consuming-fire-2019-las-vegas-super-show-spotlight/

1956 Pontiac Star Chief Ragtop that’s over the top:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/check-it-out-best-of-the-best-1956-pontiac-star-chief-ragtop/

Jeg Coughlin Jr. reflects on the early days of Jegs:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/jeg-coughlin-jr-reflects-early-days-jegs-2/

Fox Mustang that was sold to fund wife’s cancer treatment comes back with some additional help from Ford:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/wes-ryan-sold-fox-mustang-fund-wifes-cancer-treatment/

The Wavecrest Woodie Show for Daryl in Calgary:
https://www.classicarnews.com/2019/09/11/wavecrest-woodie-show-2/

Bill Vance chats about the Oldsmobile 442:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-4-4-2-was-oldsmobile-s-muscle-car-answer-1.23943318

Events:
The Columbia Valley Classics Car Club – Radium Car Show is Saturday, September 21st. Details here:
https://darrylsdrivein.wordpress.com/2019/09/14/radium-car-show-september-21st-2019/

Here’s an article about the Show put on by the Columbia Valley Classics car club:
https://www.columbiavalleypioneer.com/entertainment/30th-annual-columbia-valley-classics-car-show/

Shop tours:
Young Calgarian has wrenched and fixed his motorcycles in various interesting locations:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/any-work-space-works-for-imaginative-tinkerer

Rutterz Rodz:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/rutterz-rodz-steering-ahead/

Video:
Artist Chris Labrooy has an interesting way of creating surreal auto art:
https://autoweek.com/article/car-life/watch-future-aint-same-it-used-be-peek-surreal-automotive-world-chris-labrooy

Here is a link to Chris’s site with more pics and the same video:
http://www.chrislabrooy.com/work-2#/the-future-aint-the-same-as-it-used-to-be/

1953 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon restoration for Rob in Calgary and Vern in Victoria:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/1953-buick-roadmaster-estate-wagon-restoration/

Here is a direct link to the Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon on Youtube:
https://youtu.be/OE7CCBwfklE

Did you know how Bentley punches the holes in the leather when putting the leather on a new steering wheel (Brings new meaning to the term “Put a fork in it”):
https://youtu.be/S8t4FmF17DU

1997 Dodge Viper GTS:
https://petrolicious.com/films/1997-dodge-viper-gts-truly-raw

Cheers, Darryl.