Stuff from D. May 31st, 2020

                                                   I miss swap meets….

Car links may expire over time.

Citroen GS story:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/the-citroen-gs-is-the-most-innovative-car-youve-never-heard-of

1963 Lincoln Continental Pro Touring:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/1963-lincoln-continental/

Rock Royalty and their cars:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/retro-rumblings-rock-royalty/

Cars 4 Covid story:
https://driving.ca/column/collector-classics/cars4covid-honours-frontline-hospital-workers

Some places to get cool stuff for your garage:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/hot-rod-home-goods/

Story on the ZZ TOP Eliminator Coupe:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/eliminator-coupe/

Interview with Hot Wheels designer Larry Wood:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/hot-wheels-designer-larry-wood/

Bill Vance chats about the Jensen Healey:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-jensen-healey-famed-engineer-s-swan-song-1.24143309

Bill Vance chats about Victoria company Timmis Ford back in 2015:
http://www.autos.ca/motoring-memories/motoring-memories-timmis-ford/

DIY Bodywork gone wrong:
https://driving.ca/features/feature-story/these-diy-bodywork-fails-are-so-bad-they-made-us-cry

1937 Willys Coupe being restored:
https://bangshift.com/bangshift-galleries/this-willys-coupe-was-bought-new-and-kept-in-the-family-this-survivor-is-now-fully-restored-and-awesome/

The original story about the new owner buying his 1937 Willys Coupe:
https://bangshift.com/general-news/project-cars/sheridan-hale-bought-this-1937-willys-coupe-new-it-may-be-the-only-one-left/

Flooded Fiero museum is giving away free parts:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/news/fieros-forever-offers-free-pontiac-parts-to-clear-off-land/

An inside look into the GM 2.7liter 4 cylinder:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/news/here-is-a-look-at-the-tricks-inside-gms-big-2-7-liter-four-cylinder/

A Dodge Colt 2fer:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/car-profiles/oddball-dodge-colt-packs-two-of-everything-into-a-double-header/

Classic Recreations offers first every carbon fiber bodied 1967 Shelby GT500CR:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/news/classic-recreations-offer-first-ever-carbon-fiber-bodied-1967-shelby-gt500cr/

Vintage pics from Victoria, BC Dealer service departments:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=180193

Garage flexibility and storage ideas:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/05/27/garage-101-how-to-add-flexibility-and-storage-to-a-garage-on-a-budget

Project Apollo IX update:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/05/26/project-apollo-ix-dents-delays-and-detours

150 mph Stu Hillborn Streamline changed history:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/150-mph-stu-hillborn-streamliner-changed-history/

1969 Yenko Chevelle goes from barn find to beautiful:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/watch-1969-yenko-chevelle-go-barn-find-beautiful/

1931 Model A Roadster:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/street-freak-or-street-rod-mark-rickers-1931-model-a-roadster/

How the Titanic led to Maseratis First Indy 500 win in 81 years ago:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/how-the-titanic-led-to-maseratis-first-indy-500-win-81-years-ago

Boilermaker turned artist builds some cool stuff:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/man-of-steel/

1953 was a good year for Ford trucks:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/1953-was-a-good-year-for-ford-trucks

Mario Andretti pics:
http://autostradamagazine.com/gallery/mario-andretti

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:
https://jalopnik.com/the-james-bond-corkscrew-jump-was-the-first-computer-mo-1711459704

Tech:
Homemade tool to remove motorbike rear wheel bearing:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/the-feeling-of-success-from-building-your-own-tools-is-worth-the-grind/

Ignition coil performance explained:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/ignition-coil-performance-explained/

An inside look how Redline Gauge updates Ford Mustang gauges:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/update-ford-tach-and-turn-ammeter-into-voltmeter/

How to hide the PCV valve on your slick valve covers:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/custom-pcv-valve-plumbing/

Spark plug wires info:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/tech-stories/electronics-efi/are-you-using-the-best-spark-plug-wires-for-your-application/

Videos:
Elon Musk and Jay Leno go for a cruise in the 2021 Tesla Cybertruck:
https://youtu.be/O3BH8edQVZ4

Allen’s Kawasaki Z1 Super Six first test ride (Man that’s a big motor):   
https://youtu.be/-ZezJr01JA8

Allen also put a Viper engine in a motor bike:
https://youtu.be/ANwiN2jAa3s

You check out Allen’s youtube channel here for more videos:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCj4hbNBjmdvXONmcxcLSNhg

1962 Pontiac Tempest ad:
https://youtu.be/B6tXHQLp4Rc

The Batmobile documentary:
https://youtu.be/EqB96KNK9r8

Jesse James talks about Sherwin-Williams Ultra 9K:
https://youtu.be/YjYVwuyCeOs

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 24th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

Automatron Steampunk Hot Rod:
https://steampunktendencies.com/meet-the-custom-made-automatron-steampunk-hot-rod/

1967 AMC Rambler Rebel SST convertible from Alberta:
https://driving.ca/amc/column/its-mine/its-mine-1967-amc-rambler-rebel-sst-convertible

New Ford Mustang owner tries to make a river crossing:
https://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/young-b-c-driver-showing-off-drifts-brand-new-ford-mustang-into-a-river

Keith Martin talks about his recent mechanical issues with his Jag and Volvo:
https://www.sportscarmarket.com/blogs/keith-martin/keiths-blog-jaguar-and-volvo-progress-reports

Classic Truck Parts:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/classic-truck-parts/

Pontiac Fiero museum destroyed by flooding in Michigan:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2020/05/22/pontiac-fiero-museum-destroyed-in-michigan-flooding-was-labor-of-love/

https://www.hagerty.com/media/news/floodwaters-wipe-out-michigans-fieros-forever/

https://www.automobilemag.com/news/pontiac-fiero-shop-museum-michigan-flooding-details-photos/

Bill Vance chats about the Mercury Cougar:
https://www.timescolonist.com/driving/bill-vance-upscale-cougar-beat-mercury-s-forecasts-1.24135786

11 eclectic vehicles celebrating Saab and Volvo (I like the double distributor set up):
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/11-eclectic-vehicles-celebrating-saab-and-volvo-history/

Vintage race car pics from Victoria, BC:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=180084

The Stoner T, How to build a hot rod in 10 years, Part 19:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/05/21/the-stoner-t-how-to-build-a-hot-rod-in-10-years-and-influence-people-part-19

Engine cutaways drawings:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/archive-engine-cutaways/

Vintage Chevy truck getting widened to fit on SSR chassis (Cool):
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/widening-chevy-3100-cab-for-ssr-chassis/

A brief history of the 1963 Chysler Turbine car:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/a-brief-history-of-the-1963-chrysler-turbine-car

Tech:
Spark plug wires demystified:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/ohm-me-ohm-my-spark-plug-wires-demystified/

Three ways to find that annoying sound:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/wrenchin-wednesday-three-ways-to-find-that-sound/

Time for some hifi sounds in your shop:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/high-time-for-a-hifi-garage-system/

Harbor Freight issues a recall on some Jack Stands:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/05/20/harbor-freight-jack-stand-recall

Installing LED lights in a classic car:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/installing-led-lights-classic-car/

LS swap tips:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/ls-swap-tips/

Shop tours:
Behind garage doors:
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/drive/article-behind-closed-garage-doors-uncovering-the-secret-lives-of/

A by the book build of a Lotus Seven replica from Edmonton:
https://driving.ca/lotus/auto-news/news/in-the-garage-a-by-the-book-lotus-seven-replica

The full tour of Bruce Canepas dream car empire:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/video/take-the-full-tour-of-bruce-canepas-dream-car-empire/

Videos:
Some Hot Rodders in Sweden doing a 4″ chop to a 1930 Coupe:
https://youtu.be/8iUuAR-MOrM

The love of cars with Chip Foose and John Oates:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/video/the-love-of-cars-designer-chip-foose-musician-john-oates-share-their-passions/

A guy from BC chronicling the build of his Pontiac Astre:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbjD_8B_Fx37ctTb-02YJLw/videos

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 17th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

1932 Ford coupe:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/1932-ford-coupe/

Classic Instruments releases new instrument cluster for C10 trucks:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/classic-instruments-1967-72-c10-truck-oled-screen/

Sully’s Chevelle, Praise the Lowrd:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/sullys65chevelle/

World of Speed museum closes forever:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2020/05/14/world-of-speed-museum-wont-reopen-when-pandemic-ebbs/

https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/05/13/world-of-speed-motorsports-museum-to-close-permanently-due-to-coronavirus-imposed-shutdown

BC Racer learns a hard lesson about garage safety with two post hoists:
https://driving.ca/column/collector-classics/roger-the-racer-learns-a-hard-lesson-about-garage-safety

A shop that just works on Mack trucks, Fire trucks, etc (You know the big stuff!):
https://www.hagerty.com/media/people/shop-takes-on-mack-trucks/

Jay Leno’s 1921 Benz Mercedes that took a decade to restore:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/lenos-1921-benz-mercedes-took-a-decade-to-restore-but-it-was-well-worth-the-wait/

1942 Desoto story for Paul M:
https://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/the-car-from-tomorrow-the-1942-desoto/

1966 Mustang fastback barn find:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1966-mustang-fastback-barn-find-mojave-desert-montana-murder-hire/

1963 Chevy II becomes epic pro touring ride:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/rusted-out-1963-chevy-ii-becomes-an-epic-pro-touring-ride/

Editors garage is a mix of Mopars and Buicks:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/editor-garage-mopar-buick-collection/

2002 Pontiac Firebird for Rod:
https://www.junkyardlife.com/2020/04/yard-bird-2002-pontiac-firebird-finds.html

The magnificient Stuttgart Museum is set to reopen (Cool place!):
https://petrolicious.com/articles/mercedes-set-to-reopen-its-magnificent-stuttgart-museum

The Goodwood Motor circuit goes small size:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/the-goodwood-motor-circuit-goes-mini

Porsche 917K in 1:18th scale (I like!):
https://petrolicious.com/shop/porsche-917k-118th-scale

Some facts about Wheeler Dealers hosts you may not know:
https://www.hotcars.com/we-just-learned-these-crazy-facts-about-the-wheeler-dealer-hosts/

Some facts about Dennis Gage you may not know:
https://www.hotcars.com/we-just-learned-these-crazy-facts-about-my-classic-car-host-dennis-gage/

Videos:
Pre war race cars have a sound all there own:
https://youtu.be/49s1qdo7-R0

9 cars with Extreme Big Engines (Thanks Paul M.):
https://youtu.be/AsKjPwRaA5Q

Model A project from fuel tank:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/model-a-project

Ed Roth collection on display at the National Corvette Museum:
https://youtu.be/NJinta-gWzk

Tips:
Selling and Buying through a consignment shop:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/selling-and-buying-through-consignment-shop/

How to repair fiberglass:
https://classicmotorsports.com/video/video-how-repair-fiberglass-cms/

Holleys 3150 Carburetor:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/the-3150-holleys-forgotten-performance-carburetor/

Using White paint markers when doing mechanics:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/wrenchin-wednesday-how-to-check-yourself-before-you-wreck-yourself/

Garage projects sometimes are better in 30 minute intervals:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/2020/05/11/how-i-got-my-garage-projects-moving-30-minutes-at-a-time

Mopar A body coilover conversion:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/mopar-a-body-coilover-conversion-reilly-motorsports-alterktion/

How to use a strut spring compressor:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-use-a-strut-spring-compressor/

Stand alone LS harness dilemma:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/tech-stories/electronics-efi/diy-or-buy-a-look-at-the-ls-standalone-harness-dilemma/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. May 10th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

Brooklands Museum:
https://www.brooklandsmuseum.com/

The Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum (Huge collection):
https://www.barbermuseum.org/

Cite de L’Automobile Museum:
https://www.citedelautomobile.com/en/home

Auto World (Model Kits, Diecast, and Slot Cars):
https://www.autoworldstore.com/

Trevor in Calgary is building a 1940 Ford Express Truck:
https://driving.ca/ford/column/on-the-road/on-the-road-a-silver-lining-to-the-coronavirus-crisis

Steve McQueen’s camper truck is for sale:
https://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/buy-it-steve-mcqueens-camper-truck-for-sale-in-ontario

The saga of a broken car key:
https://www.sportscarmarket.com/blogs/keith-martin/keiths-blog-twist-and-shout-the-saga-of-the-broken-key

Garage shop scenes from Goodguys members:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/get-in-your-garage-shop-scenes-from-goodguys-members/

Indy 500 pics from 1955:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/time-capsule-1955-indianapolis-500/

All original 1970 Olds 442 Cutlass W30:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/all-original-1970-olds-442-cutlass-w30/

5 minutes with Roger Penske:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/5-minutes-with-roger-penske/

High dollar Lamborghini Countach restoration:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/car-profiles/from-wreck-to-dream-drive-simon-kidstons-astonishing-495000-restoration-of-a-one-of-a-kind-lamborghini-countach-lp400/

1967 – 1969 Camaro buyers guide:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/buying-and-selling/1967-69-chevrolet-camaro-buyers-guide/

Webb Motorworks of Victoria gets mentioned in Hagerty for his electric small block chevy concept:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/webb-motorworks-is-building-an-all-electric-small-block-chevy/

Gas pump picker lives in automobilia heaven:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/people/gas-pump-picker-lives-in-automobilia-heaven/

Big Daddy Ed Roth Mysterion story:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/big-daddy-ed-roth-mysterion-details-photos/

GMC Motorhome car hauler for Rob:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/gmc-motorhome-car-hauler-auction-photos-info/

How a 1969 Pro touring Camaro bought over the internet had to be built twice:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1969-pro-touring-camaro/

Classic Ferrari sculptures made from metal:
https://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/art/turning-classic-ferraris-glorious-sculptures-kessel-art

Mercedes set to reopen its Stuttgart museum:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/mercedes-set-to-reopen-its-magnificent-stuttgart-museum

Brief history of the Goodyear Tire and Rubber company:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/a-brief-history-of-the-goodyear-tire-and-rubber-company

Mustang Driver (On-line car magazine for Ford Mustang enthusiasts):
https://www.mustangdriver.com/

Video:
High River Car club does cruise to thank first responders (Thanks Tom):
https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1735688771526

Porsche 550 Spyder Replica:
https://petrolicious.com/films/vintage-motorcars-porsche-550-spyder-replica-visceral

Restored vintage truck among Hot Rods at the Calgary World of Wheels:
https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/restored-vintage-truck-among-hot-rods-at-world-of-wheels-1.4822585

Tech:
How to extend the life of your car battery:
https://classicmotorsports.com/video/video-how-extend-life-your-car-battery-cms/

How to remove a hood spring quickly and safely:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/wrenching-wednesday-how-to-remove-a-hood-spring-quickly-and-safely/

More than one way to make a hammer:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/theres-more-than-one-way-to-make-a-hammer-at-least-three-in-fact/

1969 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 buyers guide:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/1969-chevrolet-chevelle-ss-396-2

Installing a Tremec T56 6 speed in a Plymouth Duster:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/install-tremec-t56-6-speed-plymouth-duster-mopar/

1969 Ford Mustang Leaf spring suspension rehab:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1969-ford-mustang-leaf-spring-suspension-rehab/

Question and answer with Energy Suspension:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/news/five-questions-with-the-polyurethane-suspension-experts/

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:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157714136740397

Jf Kustoms in Osoyoos, BC has an updated website here:
https://www.jfkustoms.com/

RIP Tom Cino (Tom was well known in the Vancouver Island car community):
https://earthsoption.com/tribute/details/2327/Thomas-CINO/obituary.html#content-start

Some cool murals in Dallas, TX:
https://www.dallasobserver.com/slideshow/dallas-murals-to-brighten-these-dark-days-11892683

The Quick Times magazine May issue is now online:
http://quick-times.com/quick-times-magazine-may-2020/

1964 Plymouth Valiant Convertible story from Vancouver, BC:
https://driving.ca/chrysler/column/collector-classics/collector-classics-1964-plymouth-valiant-convertible

Fraudsters 230 car collection to be auctioned:
https://driving.ca/jaguar/auto-news/news/alleged-fraudsters-incredible-230-car-collection-to-be-auctioned-at-no-reserve

Bentley plans to build 12 new 1929 blowers, but the collectors of the originals aren’t happy:
https://driving.ca/bentley/auto-news/news/bentleys-plan-to-build-12-new-1929-blowers-upsets-collectors-like-ralph-lauren

Rats eating engine wiring story, (I like the video of the rats in the car):
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/30/style/rats-car-engines.html

Family owned 34 Ford gets full custom treatment:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/tangerine-dream-kenny-and-lynn-seresuns-single-family-34-ford/

1970 Pontiac GTO Judge:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/ultra-rare-1970-pontiac-gto-judge/

When your rental car won’t start and you can’t find the keyfob it gets interesting:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/tearing-apart-a-zipcar-bmw/

Celebrating the Buick 430 V8:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/celebrating-buicks-unsung-big-blocks-on-4-30/

1959 Chevys and 1959 Fords being hauled by barge vintage pics:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=179845

Story about an owners son looking for his Dad’s old Tempest drag car:
https://www.motorauthority.com/news/1127906_bell-the-one-that-couldn-t-get-away

68 Shelby that has 50 years of memories:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/adopted-68-shelby-50-years-of-memories

Street Rodder Road tour 1934 Ford update 1:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/street-rodder-road-tour-1934-ford-update-1/

Classic Industries muscle car coloring book:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/news/color-a-classic-download-this-free-muscle-car-coloring-book/

Here’s the direct link to the Classic Industries Muscle Car coloring book download:
https://promo2.classicindustries.com/hubfs/Classic_Industries/pdf-catalogs/Assets/ColorAClassic_ColoringBook_1-24.pdf?hsLang=en

The most famous Lancia in the world is being restored:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/the-most-famous-lancia-in-the-world-is-being-restored

1970 Pontiac Firebird story:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/the-early-1970s-pontiac-firebirds-were-great-looking-designs

The June issue of Good Guys magazine is now online here:
http://digitaleditiononline.com/publication/?m=54239&i=657621&p=0

Shop tours:
Missed one of the links for the Good Guys shop tours, then go here:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/category/shops-stops/

Roadster shop tour:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/social-distance-shop-tour-roadster-shop/

Johnny Hunkins home garage tour:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/johnny-hunkins-garage-california/

Turnin Rusts Classic vehicle collection:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/shop-tour-turnin-rusts-classic-vehicle-collection/

Tech:
A guide to Suspension and handling upgrades:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/suspension-handling-upgrades/

Finding and restoring weber carbs:
https://classicmotorsports.com/project-cars/1962-elva-mk-vi/project-elva-finding-and-restoring-our-weber-carbs/

Tech tips for Triumph TR6 owners:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/tech-tips-triumph-tr6/

D & D Classic Auto Restoration:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/dd-classic-auto-restoration

69 Mustang door glass replacement how to:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1969-ford-mustang-door-glass-replacement-how-to/

Videos:
Webb Motors Electric motor
https://youtu.be/933DmAXx8To

Macs Motor City Garage site mentions Webb Motors Electric conversion:
https://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/video-an-electric-small-block-chevy-v8/

UK man builds railway in his garden:
https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-england-sussex-52487203/eastbourne-man-builds-railway-in-his-garden

Steampunk model railway enthusiast:
https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-england-london-51932009/the-steampunk-model-railway-enthusiast-having-designs-used-by-hornby

Blacktop TV goes racing with Hot Wheels:
https://youtu.be/L7W7yCteB1o

Musclecar Mountain racing with Hot Wheels:
https://youtu.be/wsKRqXiQvSk

Bryce Michelmore builds some cool models:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/bryce-michelmore

Bryce Michelmore pics on Instagram viewer Picuki:
https://www.picuki.com/profile/brycemich

Ranking each and every Batmobile:
https://driving.ca/chevrolet/features/feature-story/generation-gap-ranking-each-and-every-batmobile

Watch the 1955 Belgian Grand Prix:
https://classicmotorsports.com/video/video-watch-juan-manuel-fangio-win-1955-belgian-grand-prix/

Hydroforming parts with grease:
https://bangshift.com/general-news/tech-stories/hydroform-your-own-parts-at-home-with-a-grease-gun/

You can check out the rest of his speedster build here:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPkfggf8vhR74k8TDa_9m8A/videos

How to make stainless brake lines up:
https://bangshift.com/bangshift1320/bangshift1320-spotlight/stainless-line-how-to-brakes-fire-system-and-more-heres-how-to-do-them-right/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. April 26th, 2020

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Stay safe everyone!

Car links I found this week:

On the road with a 1955 Ford Thunderbird from Calgary, AB (I saw this car at the Calgary World of Wheels, Awesome Bird!):
https://driving.ca/ford/thunderbird/column/on-the-road/on-the-road-1955-ford-thunderbird

Movie Magic pics from Ford vs Ferrari movie:
https://www.rcnmag.com/garage/movie-magic

8300 sq ft 17 car garage inspired by Ferris Bueller movie:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/the-8300sq-ft-17-car-garage-inspired-by-ferris-bueller

Nova Scotia Community college is building a Tesla powered VW:
https://www.wheels.ca/news/nova-scotia-community-college-builds-tesla-powered-voltswagen/

1969 Volkswagen 1500 Notchback story from Calgary:
https://driving.ca/volkswagen/column/its-mine/its-mine-1969-volkswagen-1500-notchback

A day in the life of Billy Gibbons, ZZ Top member and car guy:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/a-day-in-the-life-of-billy-gibbons/

Article about how Goodguys event started and the support Boyd gave as well as others:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/retro-ramblings-loyalty/

Fremont Raceway – The Glory Years (Cool vintage racing pics):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/fremont-raceway/

Bruce Camberns 1966 427 Shelby Cobra (An original owner that still thrashes his Cobra!):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/twice-bitten-bruce-camberns-1966-427-shelby-cobra/

Tips for your shop:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/shop-secrets-80-tips-success/

George Barris Bathtub Buggy restored to full Hemi Powered Glory by Galpin team:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/entertainment/witness-george-barris-bathtub-buggy-restored-to-full-hemi-powered-glory/

1973 – 1974 AMC Javelin AMX buyers guide:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/1973-74-amc-javelin-amx

1964 C10 pickup:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/1964-c10

John McGann gives an update on his projects in the shop:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/warehome-progress-update-april-16/

1968 Chevy Camaro project Track Rat hits the road after 11 years of work on/off:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1968-chevy-camaro-project-track-rat/

How an Art Morrison chassis is made:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/art-morrison-chassis/

Upgrade your Mopar with high performance steering from Borgesen Universal Company:
https://www.streetmusclemag.com/tech-stories/upgrade-your-mopar-with-high-performance-power-steering/

Shop tours:
Stith Printing (Goodguys T-shirts):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/stith-printing/

American Speed company builds Speed 33 kit hot rod bodies and full cars:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/american-speed-companys-kit-hot-rod-heaven/

American Speed Company website:
http://www.americanspeedcompany.com/

Chris Travers gives a shop tour of his home shop:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/social-distance-shop-tour-chris-travers/

Mercedes Benz Classic Workshop in Stuttgart:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/peeking-under-the-hood-at-the-mercedes-benz-classic-workshop-in-stuttgart

For Sale:
The Tucker Convertible is for sale again:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/news/controversial-tucker-convertible-on-ebay-is-hard-to-put-a-price-on

Videos:
86 year old that still trail rides his motorcycle:
https://driving.ca/auto-news/entertainment/watch-this-86-year-old-effortlessly-toss-a-motorcycle-around-off-road

A video on the Porsche IMS bearing failure and how to fix it (I remember wheeler dealers fixing one on a car they had):
https://classicmotorsports.com/video/video-truth-about-porsche-ims-bearing-failure-and-how-fix-it/

Quick and Easy way to protect nuts and bolts from scratching (Interesting method to get the paint to cure fully):
https://www.hagerty.com/media/videos/quick-and-easy-way-protect-nuts-and-bolts-from-scratching/

Fords 15 millionth Model T:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/hva-launches-drive-history-video-series-by-profiling-fords-15-millionth-model-t/

Edelbrock Casting Foundry tour:
https://m.roadkillcustoms.com/tour-edelbrock-casting-foundry-with-hoonigan/

Where Hollywood gets its cars:
https://uncrate.com/video/where-hollywood-gets-its-cars/

JFL talks about his build of 1951 Kontageous Kaiser:
https://www.picuki.com/media/2293987464758823797

Car Guy Heaven in Bangkok:
https://youtu.be/EvL3PDGDAGI

How to remove a Pilot Bearing using White Bread (Grease works too):
https://youtu.be/00OlG5E8vLk

Cheers, Darryl.

 

Stuff from D. April 19th, 2020

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Do you remember these. Cool front fender and seat.

Car links I found on the web this week. Note: Some links may expire over time.

Social distance weekly coffee meetings in Idaho:
https://www.idahostatejournal.com/coronavirus/retired-bannock-county-sheriff-keeping-social-distance-for-weekly-coffee-meetings/article_2720df38-84bb-5e14-8095-5cd9f419c322.html

Purchasing the biggest Bugatti collection, with some cool vintage pics:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/purchasing-the-biggest-bugatti-collection-on-the-planet/

Riverside recorded the sounds of racing in the 50s:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/entertainment/riverside-records-sounds-racing-1950s/

Austin Healey Sprite with a Jaguar straight six engine for Martin:
https://classicmotorsports.com/articles/jaguar-swapped-austin-healey-sprite/

Road Trip visit to the International Car Forest:
https://journal.classiccars.com/2020/04/12/road-trip-a-visit-to-the-international-car-forest/

Bill Simpson the Safety pioneer:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/bill-simpson-safetys-celebrated-pioneer/

Some vintage pics from the 1966 Oakland Roadster Show:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/1966-oakland-roadster-show/

Golden Eagle 1978 Jeep J10:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/golden-eagle-1978-j10-jeep/

The history of the Chevy II Nova:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/no-ii-alike

1950 Pontiac Chieftain had a cool dash:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/1950-pontiac-chieftain

The Electrovette “Chevette” for Paul B. and Michel:
https://blog.consumerguide.com/forgotten-concept-chevrolet-electrovette/

Photographer Marc Shur takes pics of vintage neon signs:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/resurrecting-the-roadside-glow-of-a-neon-age-the-man-who-photographs-vintage-signs

More info on Chasing Classic Cars Tv show:
https://www.hotcars.com/the-truth-behind-chasing-classic-cars/

Continental Mark II story with vintage pics:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/remembering-the-beautiful-continental-mark-ii

Cool 1956 Chevy Panel Truck:
http://www.superfly-autos.com/features/1956-chevy-panel-truck/

Mike’s British Repairs at Hillcrest Garage in Kelowna get featured in the Boulevard Okanagan magazine for a model photoshoot:
https://issuu.com/boulevardlifestylesinc/docs/2020_03_blvdok_web/36

A link to the pic of Mike and his staff and the model:
https://issuu.com/boulevardlifestylesinc/docs/2020_03_blvdok_web/74

Tech:
How to degree a cam with simple tools:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-degree-a-cam-simple-tools/

Interviews:
California Car Cover:
https://www.pomonaswapmeet.com/blog/2020/04/14/getting-to-know-california-car-cover-qa/

Shop tours:
Chris Holstrom Concepts:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/chris-holstrom-concepts/

Shop tour 68 Camaro, 1994 Corvette garage:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/social-distance-shop-tour-1968-camaro-1994-corvette/

Hot Rod Editors home bench tour:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/editors-garage-2/

Video:
Short video of the model photo shoot at Mikes British Repairs at Hillcrest Garage in Kelowna:
https://youtu.be/8vJIUxsyDwE

VW Volkswagen Bug commercials:
https://youtu.be/2L-5-qq5Wnk

Full tour of the Peterson Automotive Museum Vault:
https://youtu.be/e0IzyESwcTw

The History of McLaren Cars in 6 minutes:
https://youtu.be/lgSbkqSFslE

The American Ride (Short video of 55 Chevy and some other cools cars “American Graffiti” style):
https://youtu.be/V9iV1r7Jj5I

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. April 12th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

RIP, Stirling Moss:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/people/stirling-moss-1929-2020/

How to detail models and die-casts like a real show car:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/entertainment/how-to-detail-scale-models-and-die-casts-like-real-concours-show-cars/

5 classic car related comics you can read for free:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/entertainment/5-classic-automotive-comics-that-you-can-read-for-free/

Cadillac guy builds a Shelby “Green Hornet” tribute:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/car-profiles/there-isnt-a-fuel-injected-428-under-the-hood-of-this-one/

Chevy 409 article:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/chevrolets-409-is-a-fine-way-to-celebrate-4-09/

Model A Ford with a 30 year restoration:
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/26/business/model-a-ford-restoration.html

Carroll Shelby – Legend of Hot Rodding:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/carroll-shelby/

Rick Cox’s, Kindig-it 1963 Corvette Stingray:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/rick-coxs-1963-corvette-stingray/

Funny cars we loved, Story by Vancouver Island local Larry Pfister:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/funny-cars-we-loved/

Chevrolet Camaro History, Buying Tips, Auctions, etc:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/chevrolet-camaro-history-buying-tips-photos/

Rembering Kurt Ziebart, The rust proofing pioneer:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/remembering-kurt-ziebart-the-rustproofing-pioneer

Shop tours:
Jeff Cabot gives some insight on his Mopar restoration business (Nice shop!):
https://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/entertainment/this-restoration-shops-customers-pay-for-paint-drips

Greg Williams talks about his time in the garage working on motorcycles (Calgary Automotive Journalist):
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/tinkering-through-self-isolation

Video:
Jeff Cabot talks about his Factory Restoration shop:
https://youtu.be/-eDnEYHcJdQ

Modified Jaguar E-type coupe:
https://petrolicious.com/films/modified-jaguar-e-type-coupe-gwendoline

Chip Foose collects vintage bicycles too:
https://youtu.be/PLYt4uvtlzM

Ken Miles test driving for Shelby American:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/automotive-history/watch-this-rare-footage-of-ken-miles-test-driving-for-shelby-american/

Tech:
A guide to air conditioning systems and components:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/a-guide-to-air-conditioning-systems-and-components/

What to do when your project goes sideways:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/what-to-do-when-your-project-goes-sideways/

A eureka moment on figuring out why a twin cam Lotus Europa won’t start:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/the-rare-eureka-moment-when-troubleshooting-finally-pays-off/

Bob the engine guy helps a guy fix his airplane cylinder head:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/everybody-needs-a-bob-the-engine-guy-in-their-lives/

Fixing steering wheel slop on a 1987 Porsche 911:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/maintenance-and-tech/social-distancing-project-fix-that-wonky-steering-wheel/

How to drive your Triumph Spitfire like a race car driver:
https://www.hagerty.com/media/motorsports/petersen-museum-does-it-again-with-vintage-triumph-spitfire-video/

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. April 5th, 2020

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Note: Some links may expire over time.

My pics from the Northwest Deuce Days 2019 are now posted here:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157713733204238

Fred Bottcher’s 1957 Coupe DeVille “Gold Cad” from Ontario that gets driven!:
http://autostradamagazine.com/editorials/gold-clad-gold-cad

Have you ever pulled the ticket from a Take a Ticket machine? Well this guy invented it and has a huge car collection:
http://www.studio434.co.uk/about/our-story/

Quick Times has a special online issue of its publication available here:
http://quick-times.com/quick-times-magazine-april-2020/

The History of Nascar’s Wing Era:
https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a30349118/eye-of-the-beholder-february-2020/

1970 Pontiac GTO Judge owned by the original owner:
https://driving.ca/pontiac/column/collector-classics/collector-classics-1970-pontiac-gto-judge

The best Jaguar sports cars:
https://driving.ca/jaguar/features/feature-story/ranked-jaguar-sports-cars

You can now buy Doms 1970 Dodge Charger in Lego:
https://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/news/you-can-now-buy-and-build-doms-1970-dodge-charger-in-lego-form

https://www.hotrod.com/articles/lego-fast-and-furious-doms-dodge-charger-kit-photos-price/

Somebody crashed this 707HP Hellcat powered Mazda Miata:
https://driving.ca/mazda/auto-news/news/of-course-somebody-crashed-this-707-hp-hellcat-powered-mazda-miata

Drive-In theaters getting a temporary boost:
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/24/style/drive-in-theaters-coronavirus.html

1949 Chevy 3100 truck:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/understated-chevy-3100-farm-truck/

Goodguys Top Fuel retrospective with pics:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-top-fuel-retrospective/

Some swap meet gold pics from Goodguys:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/goodguys-1st-virtual-car-show-goodguys-classifieds-swap-meet-gold/

A learjet limo with wheels for the road:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/04/02/dont-taxi-to-work-anymore-fly-in-this-learjet-limo

https://carbuzz.com/news/this-learjet-turned-limousine-is-fully-street-legal

BMW releases its new R 18 Cruiser:
https://www.autoweek.com/news/industry-news/a32039829/bmw-r-18-cruiser/

Custom Chevy Van by Deez crew:
http://fueltank.cc/blog/deez-crew

How car magazines were produced back in the 60s:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/magazine-production-in-the-1960s/

Tech:
1956 Chevrolet Corvette buyers guide:
https://www.hemmings.com/stories/article/1956-chevrolet-corvette

1973 – 1987 Chevy C10 and GMC Truck buyers guide:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1980s-c10-buyers-guide/

How much does a concours paint job cost:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/before-and-after-paint/

Installing a Roadster shop chassis under a first gen Camaro:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/installing-roadster-shop-chassis-first-gen-camaro/

How to refurbish your engine bay:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/refurbishing-your-engine-bay/

Electric fuel pump wiring:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/safe-and-efficient-electric-fuel-pump-wiring/

Shop tours:
Roy Brizio’s shop from 2018 article:
https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a23441317/the-shop-that-builds-the-ultimate-hot-rod-for-drivers-not-for-trophies/

Ryan from Jalopy Journal gives a video tour of his shop and office:
https://www.jalopyjournal.com/?p=44586

Virtual shop tours on Jalopy Journal:
https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/virtual-shop-tours-lets-see-yours.1188538/

Hot Rod Editor John Gilbert garage tour with pics:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/editors-garage-john-gilbert-2/

Hot Rod Editor John McGann shop tour:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/john-mcgann-warehome-shop-tour/

Visiting Candini Classiche, A multi generational Maserati workshop in Modena:
https://petrolicious.com/articles/visiting-candini-classiche-a-multi-generational-maserati-workshop-in-modena

Hot Rod garage with vintage gassers and dragsters:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/hot-rod-garage-vintange-gassers-dragsters/

Videos:
Messerschmitt BF-109 fly by (Crank the sound):
https://youtu.be/jIXM1QkYlPw

Can you restore a motorcycle with aerosols alone:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/04/01/can-you-restore-a-motorcycle-with-affordable-aerosols-alone

Jay Leno drives the Continental Mark III:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/31/leno-drives-the-continental-mark-iii

Hot Rod Girl movie:
https://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/hot-rod-girl-watch-the-full-movie-here/

1973 Ford Mustang Mach 1 gets recovered from the river:
https://www.hotrod.com/news/1973-ford-mustang-mach-1-river-recovery-video/

1961 Austin Healey BT7 3000:
https://petrolicious.com/films/1961-austin-healey-bt7-3000-the-sculpture

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. March 29th, 2020

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To the Bat Chopper, Robin!

Car links I found this week. Note: Some links will expire over time.

Pics from my trip to the Buck’s Junk Yard in Calgary, Ab are now up:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157713666758266

Pics from my trip to the Where on Earth…Did You Get That? Antique Mall in
Airdrie, Ab are now up:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157713673877436

Chevy Corvair fans plan protest rally at Ralph Naders Museum:
https://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/chevy-corvair-fan-plans-protest-rally-at-ralph-naders-museum

Canadian Boomer wants to gift a rare Mercury Muscle car to young enthusiast:
https://driving.ca/mercury/auto-news/entertainment/canadian-boomer-wants-to-gift-rare-mercury-muscle-car-to-young-enthusiast

Calgary Helicopter Pilot rebuilds 1970 Datsun 510:
https://driving.ca/column/on-the-road/seventies-family-road-trip-in-datsun-510-left-its-mark

Ron Michels, 1970 Dodge Dart:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/moving-target-bullseye-70-dodge-dart/

1970s Top Fuel pics and story (Thanks to the author and photographer, Vancouver Island local Larry Pfister):
https://www.fuelcurve.com/northwest-1970s-top-fuel/

The Malaise era, Hoopties and small cars (Some vintage pics from the 70s)
https://www.fuelcurve.com/malaise-era-hoopties-small-cars/

Larry Barbiers, Model A Hot Rod:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/larry-barbiers-model-a-hot-rod/

1969 Super Bee Hardtop from Winnipeg for the Mopar fans:
https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/life/autos/super-rare-and-super-clean-569091022.html

Goodwood Festival of speed 2020 is postponed, some cool pics in the article:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/27/goodwood-festival-of-speed-2020-is-postponed

1949 – 1954 Pontiac Chieftain are an accessible gem:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/26/1949-54-pontiac-chieftain-accessible-gem-of-post-war-style

Volkswagen E-Bulli concept van:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/25/volkswagen-e-bulli-concept-is-2020-tech-in-60s-mumu

Ferrari 250 GT down to bare metal:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/24/ever-seen-ferrari-250-gt-swb-naked

Honda introduces the Hunter Cub CT125 trail motorcycle (I want one):
https://www.autoblog.com/2020/03/27/honda-hunter-cub-ct125-trail-motorbike-motorcycle/

Online stores for old car parts:
https://www.autoweek.com/car-life/classic-cars/g31929044/our-favorite-online-stores-for-old-car-parts/

Some cool pics from the Detroit Autorama 2020:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/racecars-from-detroit-autorama-2020/

The crazy cool cars at Frieze Los Angeles Art Fair 2020:
https://www.automobilemag.com/news/frieze-los-angeles-art-fair-cars-details-photos/

Were there really Studebaker touring cars on the rubicon trail in the 1920s for Brian:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2020/03/27/were-there-really-studebaker-touring-cars-on-the-rubicon-trail-in-the-1920s/

Swap meet group run down on who buys what:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/going-shopping/

The newfound joys of owning and driving a 1958 De Soto for Paul M:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2020/03/25/the-newfound-joys-of-owning-and-driving-a-1958-de-soto/

1954 Chrysler New Yorker Deluxe info. Great pics:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/1954-chrysler-new-yorker-deluxe/

Gioacchino Columbo, the man behind Ferrari’s famed V12:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/gioacchino-colombo-2/

1971 Formula Firebird article for Mike in Calgary:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/exercising-moderation/

How the first generation Chevy Camaro design came to be:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/the-great-camaro-designers-at-work/

Great story and pics on Briggs Cunningham, the man that tried to build an American Ferrari:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/cunningham/

Progress on Marty Martinos Lincoln Futura replica for Dwight and Mike B.:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2020/03/23/all-systems-functioning-marty-martinos-lincoln-futura-replica-ready-to-hit-the-road/

Custom 1940 Ford pickup built in the UK:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/custom-1940-ford-pickup-built-in-the-uk/

Road trip to pickup a 1966 Chevelle. Nice paint:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/editors-garage-i-40-banzai-road-trip-trailering-a-396-1966-chevelle/

Rebuilding a 1933 Ford Roadster Show car to show status again 15 years later:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/rebuilding-1933-ford-roadster-show-car/

Viva Las Vegas archive photos:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/viva-las-vegas-archive-photos/

Porsche collector that also drives Harleys with shop pics:
https://www.highline-autos.com/stephen-grisanti-il-mio-sogno-my-dream/

1963 Nova Wagon garage build:
https://www.rodauthority.com/features/car-features/home-built-hero-dave-carrolls-63-nova-wagon/

Rosie the Riveter story:
https://www.motorcities.org/story-of-the-week/2020/michigan-s-own-rosie-the-riveter-rose-will-monroe

Hooked on Vettes, Private Corvette collection:
https://www.hookedonvettes.com/

Interviews:
5 minutes with Brad Fanshaw:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/5-minutes-with-brad-fanshaw/

Jitney Jake Jacobs:
https://www.fuelcurve.com/jitney-jake-jacobs/

Videos:
Vintage Land speed racing footage:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/27/land-speed-racing-footage-unearthed-by-petersen-museum

Take a virtual tour of the Petersen Automotive museums vault:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/23/take-a-virtual-tour-of-the-petersen-automotive-museums-vault

Another car show is premiering on Monday night. Driven (Mad Mike and Galpin Auto Sports):
https://www.autoweek.com/car-life/events/a31939515/new-to-the-queue-driven-on-discovery-resurrects-automotive-history/

http://carguychronicles.com/2020/03/galpin-auto-sports-driven/

Tech:
How to use an engine rebuild on a Honda XR250R to teach engine assembly:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/27/i-used-this-honda-xr250r-to-teach-engine-assembly

New sports car chassis addresses roadblock to getting old sport specials back on the track:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2020/03/25/new-sports-car-chassis-addresses-roadblock-to-getting-decades-old-sport-specials-back-on-the-track/

Celebrate Chevrolets power packed small block for Dave S:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/27/celebrate-chevrolets-power-packed-small-block

Chevy Small block history for Dave S:
https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2020/03/24/chevy-small-block-the-little-engine-that-did

Why it is easier to rebuild a First Gen Camaro today:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/camaro-revival/

Summary of Camaro motors in first gen cars:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/power-to-the-people/

Z28 Camaro brochure was a page turner:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/page-turner/

1994 Ford Mustang Cobra Indy Pace car buyers guide:
https://www.hemmings.com/blog/article/1994-ford-mustang-cobra-indy-pace-car/

Difference between cross plane and flat plane cranks:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/difference-between-cross-plane-and-flat-plane-cranks/

How to check piston to valve clearance:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/how-to-check-piston-to-valve-clearance/

Should you reuse head bolts:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/reuse-head-bolts/

Hot Rod magazine editor replaces two barrel carb with a four barrel in his home garage:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/editors-garage-replacing-two-barrel-carb-with-a-four-barrel/

How to blend a Tri Five Chevy with an all new chassis:
https://www.hotrod.com/articles/real-steel-tri-five-woodys-hot-rodz-all-new-chassis/

Cheers, Darryl.