Stuff from D. October 1st, 2015

Hi,

It’s been a busy summer. Hope you took advantage of the weather and got your ride out regularly or worked on it…….

Mopar

Nice Mopar


Torque Masters Car Show 2015 pics link:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157658347022006

Portland Swap Meet before and after pics link:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157654918193878

Portland Expo Swap Meet 2015 pics link:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157652197908050

Portland PIR Swap Meet 2015 pics link:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/albums/72157649885971224

The Forge Hot Rod Shop (Thanks Todd):
http://www.bornintheforge.com/

Swedish car show:
https://vimeo.com/59718224

Fast and Furious film story:
http://www.calgarysun.com/2015/03/29/the-best-stunts-from-the-fast–furious-films

Safari Wagon story:
http://driving.ca/pontiac/auto-news/news/on-the-road-half-century-in-safari

Calgary Morgan collector:
http://driving.ca/triumph/auto-news/news/on-the-road-father-of-invention

2000 Classic cars lined up in Coventry:
http://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/more-2000-classic-cars-lined-8953880

RCMP Bust up Horsepower Hooligans Illegal Street Race:
http://www.canadianrodder.com/forum/showthread.php?t=19520

Newest Mad Max Trailer:
https://youtu.be/hEJnMQG9ev8
https://youtu.be/NY-r5-k5e04

Fast n Furious car builder:
http://www.hotrod.com/features/1503-dennis-mccarthy-man-behind-the-cars-of-fast-and-furious/

A track on the Island for the rich folk:
http://www.islandmotorsportresort.com/
http://www.islandmotorsportresort.com/news/

New Medical Taxi:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/culture/technology/cut-the-cost-of-ambulance-trips-with-a-new-type-of-vehicle/article23702229/

The Beast of Turin coming to Goodwood in June (Go to full screen mode and crank the sound up!):
https://youtu.be/bsdWgmp4TaQ

Articles:
http://www.msn.com/en-ca/autos/enthusiasts/the-beast-of-turin-rides-again-after-100-years/ar-AAalwJp
http://autoweek.com/article/classic-cars/beast-turin-awakens-fiat-s76-driven-first-time-century-and-its-angry
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=141582

Cool 49 Chev Deluxe:
http://carbuying.jalopnik.com/you-can-now-buy-one-of-the-coolest-restomods-ever-for-1695557783/+nicoleconlan

Original Parts Group shopping trip:
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/cc-outtake-a-trip-to-original-parts-group/#more-151697

Challenger Scat Pack idea:
http://www.allpar.com/cars/concepts/dodge/scat-pack.html

Dentist’s beware, Camaro used to pull kid’s tooth out:
http://www.automobilemag.com/features/news/1504-professional-wrestler-yanks-out-sons-baby-tooth-with-camaro/

Unassuming garage:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/unassuming-garage/

V16 Marmon motor in Hot Rod:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/44577/video-v16-marmon-engine-in-a-34-ford/#more-44577

Bug Eye motor swap:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/44456/1965-austin-healey-sprite-build-with-turbocharged-1-6l-miata-engine-swap/

Caddy pickup for Dave:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/04/04/caddy-caddy-custom-1959-cadillac-deville-pick-up/

Don’t let the Valet park your Ferrari:
http://www.topspeed.com/cars/car-news/valet-parking-crashes-ferrari-599-gto-ar168624.html

Corvair article for Shane:
http://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/2015/04/02/video-the-1960-corvair-in-action/

Nash Metropolitan story:
http://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/2015/03/31/the-nash-metropolitan-story/

1963 Zip Van article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1963-zip-van

Giant Ball of Death:
http://devour.com/video/giant-plastic-ball-of-death/

Collector still going strong:
http://driving.ca/studebaker/auto-news/news/88-year-old-classic-car-restorer-still-going-strong

Honda Motocompos, I want one:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/04/06/folding-mopeds-early-80s-honda-motocompos/

1955 Belair article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/bel-air-perfect-for-ice-cream-on-a-warm-day

Electric Car article:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/news/industry-news/would-warren-buffet-buy-a-plug-in-right-now/article23875424/

Edmonton Motor Show article:
http://driving.ca/buick/auto-shows/edmonton-motorshow/edmonton-motorshow-all-eyes-will-be-on-these-resto-mods

Dream or Nightmare vette:
http://gearheads.org/dream-or-nightmare-custom-mid-engine-63-stingray/

Ring Brothers Shop Truck (Nice Burnout):
http://gearheads.org/a-shop-truck-worthy-of-the-ringbrothers/

Nuclear sub goes into dry dock (Watch the video):
http://foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com/this-time-lapse-of-a-nuclear-fast-attack-sub-entering-d-1697299995

Crane crash mistaken for art:
http://www.autoblog.com/2015/04/10/crane-truck-mistaken-sculpture-dallas-museum-video/

Ford’s 11 speed transmission:
http://www.autoblog.com/2015/04/11/ford-patent-11-speed-transmission/

John Force wins in a Chevy:
http://autoweek.com/article/nhra/chevys-john-force-notches-nhra-funny-car-win-no-142

10th Annual Restoration Fair Swap Meet at Heritage acres:
http://owenauto.ca/10th-annual-restoration-fair-swap-meet/

A Mercedes for the El Camino group:
http://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/dealer/mercedes_benz/420sel/1731472.html

Trending backwards:
http://www.drivingline.com/2015/03/trending-backwards-car-retro-nostalgia/

Cricket light weight trailer:
http://www.supercompressor.com/rides/cricket-trailer-small-lightweight-camper-for-summer

Bugattis live on:
http://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/cars/garage-novo-france-ettore-bugattis-dream-lives

RM Auction preview catalog with price estimates:
http://www.rmauctions.com/digitalcatalogs/2015/AC15/

Another 442 ragtop for Tony:
http://barnfinds.com/drop-top-muscle-1969-oldsmobile-442/

1969 L88 Corvette:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1969-corvette-l88

Nondescript Shop restores classics:
http://driving.ca/rolls-royce/auto-news/entertainment/this-nondescript-shop-restores-the-worlds-finest-classic-cars

Greatest car movies of all time:
http://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/entertainment/here-they-are-the-greatest-car-movies-of-all-time

Gearhead terms:
http://www.wheels.ca/guides/torque-mean-gearhead-terms-explained-2/

I think Martin would like the Jowett Jupiter:
http://lfpress.autonet.ca/2015/04/19/1952-jowett-jupiter-drophead-coupe

Mystery break-ins answered:
http://lfpress.autonet.ca/2015/04/17/to-combat-theft-store-your-keys-in-the-freezer

Helcat fun to drive:
http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-dodge-hellcat-20150410-story.html

Ford Mustang turns 51:
http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-ford-mustang-turns-51-20150416-story.html

Cadillac collection:
http://driving.ca/cadillac/auto-news/news/art-deco-cadillac-collection-kept-in-replica-1930s-ballroom

DB4 project:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3050387/Clapped-1962-Aston-Martin-DB4-market-220-000-worth-THREE-TIMES-fully-restored.html

Corvette Dreams:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/CORVETTE-DREAMS/id-8270/

Volkswagen T6 Van:
http://gearheads.org/the-volkswagen-t6-is-a-volkswagen-youd-like-to-have-more-than-a-passat/

Station wagon story:
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/automotive-histories/automotive-history-the-short-and-odd-life-of-the-two-door-station-wagon/

A look at Bodie Stroud builds (Cool guy!):
http://blog.classiccars.com/look-bodie-stroud-builds/

Hemi Cuda goes up for auction:
http://autoweek.com/article/auctions/81-mile-plymouth-hemi-cuda-time-capsule-heads-auction

Jetstream mini tour:
http://owenauto.ca/jetsstream-mini-tour/

One for Paul M 1960 Desoto, 1959 Edsel:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/04/22/1960-desoto-1959-edsel-retractable/

Cool Airport shuttle:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/04/21/modern-guts-restored-stageway-15-passenger-airport-bus/

How not to get rid of bed bugs in your car:
http://www.thehogring.com/2015/04/22/car-upholstery-rubbing-alcohol-and-cigarettes/

All of the Fast and Furious car crashes:
https://youtu.be/wNyfmknrZCA

Sinister Dodge Dart goes up for auction:
http://bringatrailer.com/listing/1967-dodge-dart/

60s inspired deuce coupe:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/sighting-in-the-60s-in%C2%ADspired-deuce-coupe

Old English Car Club of BC (Lot of newsletters available from the Newsletters link):
http://www.oecc.ca/index.htm

Where they rust article:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/04/23/see-where-they-rust-1958-saab-93b-project/

Rick Dale tells all:
http://www.mystarcollectorcar.com/2-features/editorials/2657-rick-dale-tells-the-story-behind-his-american-restoration-tv-show-fame.html

64 Impala work of art:
http://www.lowridernation.club/2015/04/watch-as-a-1964-impala-is-turned-into-a-whole-new-work-of-art/

Moto Exotica:
http://www.motoexotica.com/

Old Cars Weekly publication (Desoto article Paul M…):
http://media2.fwpublications.com.s3.amazonaws.com/OCW/OCExpress20150514.pdf

Owner reunited with stolen 240Z:
http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2015/04/23/owner-reunited-with-his-bluebird-a-stolen-vintage-sports-car.html

1941 Packard 120 article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1941-packard-120

The auto art of Mark Ervin:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/04/28/mark-ervin/

How crowd funding got these car projects going:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/crowd-funding-got-these-wild-ambitious-car-projects-rolling

Ford Model A competed in gruelling rally:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/garys-and-harrys-big-adventure

Gene Winfields Custom Car Shop Tour:
http://www.hotrodhotline.com/node/14344#.VTlZGfnF–0?utm_source=HRHLNewsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=HRHLNewsletterApr242015

Mad Max cars:
http://driving.ca/chrysler/auto-news/entertainment/then-and-now-the-ridiculously-insane-cars-of-mad-max

Hagerty Spring Thaw car cruise:
http://driving.ca/jaguar/auto-news/news/brave-souls-endure-miserable-weather-for-b-c-classic-car-tour

My kind of house/garage:
http://hudsonvalley.craigslist.org/reo/4988572115.html

Cool Pliers, Vampliers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbXez5mHs4s

1937 Ford article:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/Classic-cool/id-8299/

Article about Kindig it Design:
https://volkswagenutah.wordpress.com/2013/05/10/dave-kindig-kindig-it-design-and-volkswagens/

Restored Mercury wagon rides again:
http://driving.ca/mercury/auto-news/news/restored-mercury-station-wagon-is-ready-to-haul-the-family-again

Pole mounted cars coming to an end?:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/05/08/are-the-days-of-pole-mounted-old-cars-numbered/

Automotive facts:
http://driving.ca/cadillac/auto-news/entertainment/five-more-random-auto-facts-to-impress-your-friends

Ferrari crash at Bear Mountain:
http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/langford-man-nabbed-for-impaired-driving-after-ferrari-crash-1.1928601

Nice Ford GT40 Replica for sale:
http://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/dealer/ford/gt40/1737253.html

1924 Ford TT pickup:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1924-ford-tt-pickup

How to park your bicycle in Japan:
https://youtu.be/Ym7juWamiWY

Another article and trailer for Mad Max:
http://www.calgarysun.com/2015/05/10/mad-max-fury-road–tom-hardy-takes-over-as-the-road-warrior

Mad Max cars of wasteland weekend:
https://youtu.be/EP5dJYQtfEU

Conrad and the steamplant video(Is this what it’s like Todd?):
https://vimeo.com/127713670

The Shoemaker video:
https://vimeo.com/62731783

Five generations of Camaro’s:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/camaro/auto-news/news/celebrating-five-generations-of-the-iconic-chevrolet-camaro

Mad Max car comes back in BC:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/mad-maxs-falcon-emerges-from-the-rubble-in-b-c

The new Ford GT:
http://driving.ca/ford/gt/auto-news/news/first-look-2017-ford-gt-is-still-the-one

Max Max Heroine article:
http://www.calgaryherald.com/entertainment/Amid+male+landscape+Fury+Road+Charlize+Therons+strong+heroine/11055034/story.html

Ryan’s Rod and Kustom (Cool shop):
http://www.ryansrodandkustom.com/

Wescott Auto tech tips:
http://www.wescottsauto.com/SubIndexes/Techindex.html

1926-1927 Ford Frame dimensions:
http://www.wescottsauto.com/WebCatalog/Tech/FrameDiagram1926-27.pdf

1932 Ford Frame dimensions:
http://www.wescottsauto.com/WebCatalog/Tech/FrameDiagram1932.pdf

How to and tech stuff:
http://www.hotrod.com/how-to/additional-how-to/

Nice blasting cabinet:
http://www.garagejournal.com/2015/05/a-real-blast-cabinet/#more-2222

1958 Dodge D100 pickup:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1958-dodge-d100-pickup

Arrival of new Camaro celebration:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/camaro/auto-news/entertainment/enthusiasts-celebrate-the-arrival-of-new-chevrolet-camaro

Redesigned 2016 Camaro:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/camaro/auto-news/news/redesigned-2016-chevrolet-camaro-gets-huge-powertrain-upgrades

55 Chevy Truck Custom:
http://www.mystarcollectorcar.com/3-the-stars/star-truckin/2671-may-2015-what-happens-when-you-have-a-boatload-of-talent-this-heavy-55-chevy-custom-lcf.html

56 Chevy Truck ad:
https://youtu.be/yWJkUAN7rtQ

56 Chevy Truck resto video:
https://youtu.be/9eiXmXnln60

Awesome Highboy (Thanks Todd):
http://www.hotrod.com/features/1504-the-1932-ford-that-the-2015-grand-national-roadster-couldnt-turn-away/

Street Rodder welding videos (Thanks Alberta Tom):
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLk_D-eUr0YKh3bNxbJYxJzqU_7kaAC-r1

Beechcraft Staggerwing belly lands in Abbotsford in March(First flight after resto)
JellyBean Autocrafters are working on the cowl:
http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2015/03/beech-staggerwing-incident-occurred.html

Wounded Warrior Willy’s Wall art episode on Count’s custom:
https://youtu.be/ILFbgPWR5ik

Vintage Car Club of Victoria news letter (Nice article on one of Jamie’s trips and some cool garage tours):
http://victoria.vccc.com/Newsletter/May-June2015.pdf

Ernie’s Calendar of Car Shows for 2015:
http://cdnclassicchevellesbeaumonts.ca/docs/CarShow_CruiseIn_Calendar_2015.pdf

Mopar Dakota truck ragtop(Dan and I saw one of these recently):
http://www.usedalberni.com/classified-ad/Dodge-Dakota-Factory-Convertible_22769212

New Club limo project:
http://www.usednorthisland.com/classified-ad/Selling-Studebaker-Hearse_25191117

Roman Candle drone flying:
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/roman-candle-drone-stunt-investigated-by-transport-canada-1.3083900

VW engine removal:
https://youtu.be/gKF6dcKjLJo

1979 Dodge Power wagon:
http://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/news/its-mine-1979-dodge-power-wagon

1973 Corvette Stingray article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/corvette/reviews/road-test/1973-chevrolet-corvette-stingray-is-a-modern-classic

1978 Oldsmobile restoration:
http://driving.ca/oldsmobile/auto-news/news/for-oldsmobile-owner-restoring-cars-is-just-like-going-to-heaven

Alberta Muscle car looses rear axle (Apparently a new purchase too….):
http://globalnews.ca/news/2008740/watch-muscle-car-driver-loses-back-axle-on-alberta-road/

Sixth Gen Camaro:
http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-chevrolet-generation-six-camaro-20150514-story.html#page=1
http://gearheads.org/the-2016-chevrolet-camaro-is-a-modern-car-which-can-be-called-a-muscle-car/
http://www.thestar.com/autos/2015/05/22/2016-camero-lighter-stiffer-sixth-generation-shines-on-track.html

Interesting trip for Ryan from Jalopy journal:
http://www.garagejournal.com/2015/05/hammered-in-wisconsin-with-baileigh-jimmy-shine-2/#more-2259

Nice Scooby Doo van, but pricey….. (Thanks Michel):
http://www.wnydreamcars.com/1966_Chevrolet_G10%20MYSTERY%20MACHINE_West%20Seneca_NY_226348869.veh

Nice pro-street Honda:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/05/23/1972-honda-z600-pro-street-coupe/

1956 Volkswagen Beetle article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1956-volkswagen-beetle

Cougar collector:
http://www.autoblog.com/2015/05/29/mercury-cougar-collection-video/

Article on automotive artist Jeff Norwell:
http://www.rodauthority.com/features/life-in-palookaville-artist-spotlight-on-jeff-norwell/

1941 COE truck:
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/curbside-classics-american/truckstop-classic-1941-chevrolet-coe-streamlining-arrives-down-on-the-farm/

Volvo P1800 video (Hit the translation button):
https://youtu.be/RjjvLCD0llo

More from the same video section:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKCUsvVCJOlB0_JLVBUKTfQ

2015 Jalopy Showdown (Looks like a fun time!):
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/05/29/on-the-ground-at-the-2015-jalopy-showdown/

A great article on my Calgary friend, Mike’s resto of his dad’s GTO:
http://driving.ca/pontiac/auto-news/news/on-the-road-the-family-goat

1977 Honda Civic article:
http://driving.ca/honda/civic/auto-news/news/respect-your-elders-barely-used-1977-honda-civic-is-a-time-machine

1908 Sears Motor Buggy for Miles:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1908-sears-motor-buggy

32 Ford Roadster article:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/Quality-and-style/id-8382/

Weird Wagons:
http://gearheads.org/the-20-fastest-longest-weirdest-station-wagons-you-need-to-know-about/

Interesting key fob:
http://liveandletdiecast.kinja.com/hot-wheels-key-lild-workshop-1709238703

1984 Celica for Dan:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/06/06/hemmings-find-of-the-day-1984-toyota-celica-gts-coupe/

Mad Max movie article:
http://www.drivingline.com/2015/05/top-10-reasons-mad-max-fury-road-will-insane-car-movie-ever/

Cool automotive art at Precision Illustration:
http://www.precision-illustration.com/Prints_Muscle_Pontiac.html

1933 taxi maternity video:
https://youtu.be/B-vTk122Guw

1970 Cuda, sick:
http://gearheads.org/1970-cuda-with-528-hemi/

Hazan Motorcycle builder video:
https://vimeo.com/79410081

Desoto article for Paul M:
http://www.allpar.com/history/memories/1955-57-DeSotos.php

Bad day on the freeway:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIvtuLOJTtY

Chevy LT4 build video:
https://www.youtube.com/embed/bLtZNtvc1Aw

See how much fuel gets pumped into a Top Fuel engine. It starts at an idle rate then ramps up to race mode.
Unbelievable volume of fuel! (Thanks Todd):
https://youtu.be/xGTbQuhhluY

Nice 66 Chevy C10 Truck spotted on used Vic: http://www.usedvictoria.com/classified-ad/1966-Chevy-C10_25400427

Car of the week 1954 Kaiser Darrin Drag Car:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1954-kaiser-darrin-drag-car

Female bodyshop owner article:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/this-auto-body-shop-wants-to-make-women-feel-at-home

Olds 442 article:
http://driving.ca/oldsmobile/auto-news/news/collector-classics-1972-oldsmobile-442

Weird car collection:
http://driving.ca/toyota/auto-news/news/this-just-might-be-the-weirdest-car-collection-in-the-world

1956 Meteor Rideau Victoria airport:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/entertainment/collector-classics-1956-meteor-rideau-victoria

Impressive collection of car club plaques:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/this-impressive-collection-of-car-club-plaques-is-a-sight-to-behold

V-Drive system, my GMC Rv friend spotted one of these on Quadra Island:

http://www.blueovaltrucks.com/tech/vemco_v-drive_system.shtml http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/cc-outtake-1980-dana-v-drive-4wd-gmc-school-van-a-rarity-indeed/ Old Cars Weekly Express May edition: http://media2.fwpublications.com.s3.amazonaws.com/OCW/OCExpress20150514.pdf?lid=ocwwidget

Serious Hot Rod Build pics:
https://instagram.com/whalabura/

Stash of race cars:
http://www.hotrod.com/features/1506-look-at-this-unbelievable-stash-of-factory-race-cars/

1970 El Camino article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/entertainment/collector-classics-1970-el-camino-ss

Tesla assembly line video:
https://www.youtube.com/embed/8_lfxPI5ObM?rel=0

Lost Tatra:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/the-fascinating-world-of-canadas-lost-tatra-culture

Car spotting:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/adventure/spotted/spotted-a-duct-tape-and-glitter-covered-my-little-pony-van/article25113185/

California Black License plates going back into production at the jail:
http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-california-black-license-plates-20150622-story.html

70 AAR Cuda article:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/Maximum-Mopar-1970-Plymouth-AAR-Cuda-one-of-only-2724-produced/id-8460/

New corvette owner and launch mode:
http://gearheads.org/new-c7-corvette-z07-owner-discovers-the-trouble-with-launch-mode/

1960 VW Bus on engine number 3(Interesting they mention the bellows that were missing from our doghouse):
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/curbside-classics-european/curbside-classic-1960-vw-bus-on-the-road-three-years-40000-miles-and-three-engines-so-far/#more-161889

Man space, Work hard play hard:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/work-hard-play-hard/

Ferrari 512 video:
https://vimeo.com/69940330

10 questions for the Ring Brothers:
http://www.thehogring.com/2015/02/12/10-questions-for-mike-and-jim-of-ringbrothers/

Double Decker bus home:
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-bristol-32793301

56 Belair Shorty:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/06/28/hemmings-find-of-the-day-1956-chevrolet-bel-air-shorty/

RIP Roger Garten:
http://bangshift.com/bangshift1320/sad-news-rapid-roger-garten-passes-away-from-injuries-sustained-in-funny-car-crash-at-bakersfield/

1949 Fargo truck:
http://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/news/collector-classics-1949-fargo

Cool Military style shop build:
http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=275308

Steve Stanford, Auto Artist:
http://egarage.com/videos/steve-stanford-im-still-that-kid/

PBY sinking article:
http://foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com/vintage-catalina-flying-boat-in-nic-cage-film-partially-1715005698

PBY sinking. Sad:
http://www.gulfcoastnewstoday.com/gallery/news/collection_7fc27b1c-1f39-11e5-95d8-f71355a7c745.html

Duo 64 Impala’s:
http://www.autoblog.com/2015/06/30/petrolicious-64-impalas-video/

Deloreans offer trip back in time:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/these-classic-deloreans-offer-a-trip-back-in-time

Forty Ford day car show:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/28287793@N05/sets/72157652874255724

The Bug movie trailer:
https://vimeo.com/117862207

The Bus movie trailer:
https://vimeo.com/18060876

1940 Plymouth Club:
http://driving.ca/plymouth/auto-news/entertainment/1940-plymouth-club-coupe-rekindles-teenage-memories

Cartoons Mag:
http://cartoonsmag.com/

Subaru collector:
http://driving.ca/subaru/auto-news/news/how-this-tiny-truck-spurred-a-love-for-funny-little-subarus

Three wheel Electric Sparrow:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/beetle-of-the-21st-century

This would be a perfect vehicle for Cam:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1966-ford-good-humor-ice-cream-truck

Two men injured in vintage car collision(Sad……..):
http://www.langleytimes.com/news/315493421.html

NSRA Nats East York:
http://www.photoshow.com/watch/Gx9Bt8gq?source=em_ps_show_recipient

V8 bettle from Dan:
http://vid.carbuzz.com/heres-a-beetle-that-packs-a-punch-with-an-lt1-v8/?utm_source=3

Vintage Triumph:
http://driving.ca/triumph/auto-news/entertainment/vintage-triumph-has-a-split-personality

Step inside old car city:
http://www.calgarysun.com/2015/07/18/step-inside-old-car-city

Need these for the Island(Thanks Martin):
http://www.aeromobil.com/video

A nice 60 Desoto for Paul M:
http://bringatrailer.com/2015/07/18/800-wreck-beached-1960-desoto-adventurer-hardtop/

1957 BMW Isetta:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1957-bmw-isetta-cabriolet

1967 Dodge Monaca article:
http://driving.ca/dodge/auto-news/entertainment/collector-classics-1967-dodge-monaco

Fireball 500 movie:
https://youtu.be/CFUAU6xLXoU

Hot Rod Nomads movie:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2dEpdVwGnCU

Seattle Speedometer video:
http://egarage.com/videos/seattle-speedometer/

My kind of Man of Steel:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/man-of-steel/

Building a dream, Ferrari kit car, Awesome!:
https://youtu.be/ttl-kF8Rbuo

1973 Corvette article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/corvette/auto-news/entertainment/muscle-memory-1973-corvette-stingray

Mercedes Benz article:
http://driving.ca/mercedes-benz/auto-news/entertainment/collector-classics-kiwi-odyssey

Hot Rod trip, check out the photos:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/in-photos-hot-rods-and-future-projects-at-massive-us-show/article25646301/

Model T club rolls through Alberta:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/reviews/classics/in-photos-model-t-club-rolls-through-alberta/article25601371/

Electric Bug for sale:
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/cc-for-sale-1968-vw-ev-conversion-tesla-wouldnt-take-it-as-a-trade-in/#more-165094

2015 Portland Roadster Show pics from Shane:
http://www.photoshow.com/watch/EG7Cp6nI

Mopar launches new drag race package:
http://lfpress.theautonet.com/2015/07/24/mopar-launches-new-drag-race-package

Resto update from Mike Owens shop:
http://owenauto.ca/bj8-restoration-part-3-in-the-bare-metal-for-a-brief-moment/

Morgan 3 wheeler electric:
http://www.bbc.com/autos/story/20150729-for-this-morgan-3-wheeler-from-belarus-pedals-replace-pistons

Race track for the Mustard crowd getting closer to happening:
http://www.timescolonist.com/life/islander/car-race-track-takes-shape-in-cowichan-valley-1.2019162

(If I have to explain what the mustard crowd is you don’t remember the Rolls Royce commercials):
Here is a newer version:
https://youtu.be/ugzFgfIlkCQ

Superbird gets full resto:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/in-photos-ontario-man-restoring-a-rare-plymouth-superbird/article25754950/

Collector Classics block party:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/collector-classics-big-block-party

1977 Trans Am article:
http://driving.ca/pontiac/firebird/auto-news/news/collector-classics-1977-trans-am

Touring one of Canada’s most incredible Car collections:
http://driving.ca/ford/mustang/auto-news/news/touring-one-of-the-most-incredible-car-collections-in-canada

Article about the upcoming Torquemasters car show:
http://seasidemagazine.ca/classic-cars-to-fill-sidneys-downtown/

1957 Chevrolet:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-lambrecht-1957-chevrolet-bel-air-sport-sedan

Barrett Jackson Custom Cup results, big money prizes:
http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Media/Home/Reader/the-best-of-the-best-1962-chevrolet-bubbletop-emerges-triumphant-in-tough-barrett-jackson-cup-custom-car-competition/

Barrett Jackson RenoTahoe 2015 auction highlights:
http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Media/Home/Reader/its-a-wrap-many-memorable-moments-highlight-a-successful-reno-tahoe-auction/

Barrett Jackson RenoTahoe 2015 results, just click on each vehicle to find out the details and final selling price:
http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Archive/Event/Docket/RenoTahoe-2015/Collector-Cars/5c665938-25dc-41bb-abdd-110a947a5703/08-06-2015/08-08-2015

History Lesson on the Model T Ford (Thanks Tom from Alberta):
http://safeshare.tv/w/ShbgvwazCZ

Plymouth Superbird article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1970-plymouth-superbird

Digital Design Tool’s at Steve’s Auto Restorations video (Thanks Todd!):
https://youtu.be/3eT3ixY1HOU

Henry J article:
http://lfpress.theautonet.com/2015/08/16/the-car-that-helped-kill-a-company

Olds Starfire article:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/Stargazing-Oldsmobile-Starfire-shines-bright/id-8548/

Mopar Diecast collector:
http://egarage.com/current-interests/mopar-madness-scale-model-collection/

Other great car chase scenes in movies:
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/cc-cinema/cc-video-other-great-chase-scenes/#more-166423

Ontario shop became place for car collectors:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/reviews/classics/how-an-ontario-shop-became-the-go-to-place-for-car-collectors/article25873763/

Man space reflection of the owner:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/a-reflection-of-the-owner/

A more door packard for Chuck:
http://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/cars-for-sale/packard/120/1764466.html

Polaris introduces Electric Motor Bike:
http://www.philly.com/philly/business/cars/Polaris_introduces_electric_motorcycle_beating_Harley_to_market.html

A cool VW bus for Paul B:
http://www.oldbug.com/sixport.htm

Concours dlemons(A divco in the mix for Ken C.):
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/entertainment/behold-the-auto-freak-show-that-is-concours-dlemons

Mystery plumber passes away, estate goes to auction:
http://www.ocregister.com/articles/willits-677914-cars-estate.html
http://www.ocregister.com/articles/cars-655106-condition-public.html

Cool Flathead front engine dragster video (Thanks Todd):
https://www.youtube.com/embed/2YHs0CG8MA8?feature=player_embedded

Cool Gasser 2015 video clip (Thanks Todd):
https://www.youtube.com/embed/sFJbpPlIJHQ?feature=player_detailpage

2015 Hot Rod Hill Climb pics link:
http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/my-photos-from-the-2015-hot-rod-hill-climb.987583/

Just watched the episode about this Cuda. Nice car! Built 5 years ago but still for sale…………….
http://www.legendarymotorcar.com/site2/listing/the-super-cuda/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNWSwVOqVNE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQbz3QFAH7A

Street Rod Life:
http://issuu.com/xcelerationmedia/docs/srl2015-3_issuu

1968 Plymouth Roadrunner:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/1968-plymouth-roadrunner

2015 Camaro Convertible and good bye Oshawa:
http://lfpress.theautonet.com/2015/08/21/test-drive–2015-chevrolet-camaro-convertible

68 Camaro SS article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/camaro/auto-news/entertainment/muscle-memory-1968-chevrolet-camaro-ss

Firebird goes sideways on street race:
http://gearheads.org/firebird-plays-chicken-with-ditch-in-texan-drag-race/

Top 10 Man spaces:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/top-10-manspaces/

News article and video on the Torque Masters show last weekend:
http://www.cheknews.ca/hot-wheels-wow-crowds-in-sidney-112697/

Corvette Nomad article:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/08/27/pontiac-based-nomad-recalls-1954-motorama-dream-car/

Harold Lemay article:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/08/26/americas-car-museum-announces-luckys-garage/

AmphiCar article:
http://driving.ca/triumph/auto-news/entertainment/1963-amphicar-travels-by-land-or-water-despite-sinking-twice

Farkle Garage(New Motor bike show on Shaw), First episode here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2eV7u7TA_JU

The cars of Mad Max Fury road movie:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zgkawcew2u8

1957 VW beetle story:
http://www.timescolonist.com/life/islander/beetle-owner-proud-of-his-57-vw-s-history-1.2038486

Update on car barge oops:
http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/crews-work-to-unload-stabilize-barge-ahead-of-cleanup-1.2044952

Gasser photos, thanks Todd:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/28287793@N05/sets/72157655693269124

1942 Mercury Convertible:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/merc-mania

1965 Corvette Roadster article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/corvette/auto-news/news/collector-classics-1965-corvette-roadster

Pontiac assembly line story:
http://www.motorcities.org/Story/The+Early+Days+of+Pontiac+LaborAssembly+Lines+br+By+Robert+Tate+Automotive+HistorianResearcher+br+Images+Courtesy+of+the+National+Automotive+History+Collection+br-421.html

Quebec’s Hot Rod and Kustom scene:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/entertainment/quebecs-hot-rod-and-kustom-rumble-keeps-things-retro

Steve Barton car collection(Wow!!!!):
https://youtu.be/18hei7kYxUE
https://youtu.be/qJJVzrl-xJg
https://youtu.be/ejjO52VF7Ho
http://www.hotrod.com/cars/featured/1503-cross-eyed-car-building-hallucinations/
http://auto.howstuffworks.com/frankenstude-custom-car.htm

Car Capsule from Michel:
http://carcapsule.com/

Mantiques of Calgary’s, Quality Tools makes it on Global:
http://globalnews.ca/video/2222949/gil-tucker-a-trip-down-memory-lane-to-celebrate-50-years-of-8-track-magic

1947 Chevrolet pickup:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1947-chevrolet-3800-pickup

Ferrari article and video:
http://driving.ca/ferrari/auto-news/news/motor-mouth-in-praise-of-the-unloved-ferrari

Ferrari driver blasts through neighborhood:
http://driving.ca/ferrari/auto-news/news/speeding-laferrari-driver-in-california-said-to-have-left-u-s

Ferrari roller coaster:
http://driving.ca/ferrari/auto-news/entertainment/abu-dhabi-ferrari-world-meets-motormouth

Dodge D200 engine swap into older truck:
https://youtu.be/B34LTUqdgHo

Hot Rod Garage videos:
https://youtu.be/db53h7cbBrE?list=PLGvTvFzdMg_PbG7_1TPiABMmItllqqFbb

Vancouver Island Toyota Delica run on kitchen grease:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/adventure/red-line/the-high-cost-of-driving-for-free/article26379472/

Legends cafe:
http://egarage.com/current-interests/legends-cafe/

Father daughter Duster build video(Nice collection in the garage!):
http://egarage.com/videos/memory-on-wheels/

Mob steel Season 1 Episode 2:
https://youtu.be/1iiRpGPT9g0

53 Sedan Delivery giveaway vehicle:
https://www.hotrodhotline.com/turning-1953-sedan-delivery-custom-beach-cruiser#.Vf7t4s5QOxY

Detroit Dealership history:
http://www.motorcities.org/Story/Metro+Detroit+Capital+of+Automotive+Dealerships+br+By+Robert+Tate+Automotive+HistorianResearcher+br+Images+Courtesy+of+the+National+Automotive+History+Collection+Robert+Tate+collection+br-423.html

Six arrested from chop shop related to Woodward Dream cruise car thefts:
http://www.autoblog.com/2015/09/20/six-arrested-chop-shop-dream-cruise-thefts/

1924 Ford touring article for Miles:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=149647

Shaker Run car chase:
https://youtu.be/5jCIWNXHG8c

A magazine Nikki and her truck should be in:
http://www.liamag.com/home.shtml

Ford Flat head article:
http://blog.quartoknows.com/quartodrives/2015/09/11/finding-an-engine-block-for-a-ford-flathead-v-8-engine/

Cool track video from Todd:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=toLPTjE1GZk

Mr. Chevy restoration:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/36291/reunited-mr-chevy-chevrolet-bel-air-gasser-with-its-original-hauler/

Removing rusty hardware from cars:
http://www.classiccarrestorationclub.com/video/removing-hardware-from-a-car-body-005147/

Classic Car Blog:
http://www.classiccarrestorationclub.com/blog/all/

Calgary couple tackles Jalopy Jam up:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/on-the-road-jalopy-jam-up

Delorean story:
http://www.wheels.ca/news/fascinating-story-behind-delorean/

Barrett Jackson announces Connecticut auction:
https://news.classiccars.com/breaking-news-barrett-jackson-announces-connecticut-auction/

Crowd funding your workshop “Kustom Kommune”:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/kustom-kommune/

Lenny’s garage, Awesome car collection:
https://vimeo.com/139358538

Nice Fire pits:
http://dornob.com/darth-vader-fire-pits/

Cuda Fiction video:
https://vimeo.com/24397438

V8 Hotel from Martin:
http://www.v8hotel.de/
http://www.technocrazed.com/v8-hotel-a-hotel-dedicated-to-automobiles-with-comfortable-car-beds-photo-gallery

Here is an english version of the video about the V8 Hotel:
https://youtu.be/JK1JC6ZXRys

VanDusen pics from Todd:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/john_c_bovard_photo/sets/72157656307599383

Cheers, Darryl.

Stuff from D. April 2015

Rainbow Truck

Over the Rainbow in Clinton, BC.


Hi, Spring has arrived. Get out there and drive!!!!!:

Northwest Cruise Calendar for 2015 now out (Big Thanks to the team
that puts it together!):

http://members.shaw.ca/calgarycc/


Swedish car show “Power Big Meet”:

https://vimeo.com/59718224

Fast and Furious film story:

http://www.calgarysun.com/2015/03/29/the-best-stunts-from-the-fast–furious-films

Safari Wagon story:

http://driving.ca/pontiac/auto-news/news/on-the-road-half-century-in-safari

Calgary Car guy builds his own Morgan:

http://driving.ca/triumph/auto-news/news/on-the-road-father-of-invention

2000 Classic cars lined up in Coventry:

http://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/more-2000-classic-cars-lined-8953880

RCMP Bust up Horsepower Hooligans Illegal Street Race:

http://www.canadianrodder.com/forum/showthread.php?t=19520

Newest Mad Max Trailer:

https://youtu.be/hEJnMQG9ev8

https://youtu.be/NY-r5-k5e04

Fast n Furious car builder:

http://www.hotrod.com/features/1503-dennis-mccarthy-man-behind-the-cars-of-fast-and-furious/

A track being built on Vancouver Island:

http://www.islandmotorsportresort.com/

http://www.islandmotorsportresort.com/news/

New Medical Taxi:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/culture/technology/cut-the-cost-of-ambulance-trips-with-a-new-type-of-vehicle/article23702229/

The Beast of Turin coming to Goodwood in June (Go to full screen mode and crank the sound up!):

https://youtu.be/bsdWgmp4TaQ

Articles about the Beast of Turin:

http://www.msn.com/en-ca/autos/enthusiasts/the-beast-of-turin-rides-again-after-100-years/ar-AAalwJp

http://autoweek.com/article/classic-cars/beast-turin-awakens-fiat-s76-driven-first-time-century-and-its-angry

http://theoldmotor.com/?p=141582

Cool 49 Chev Deluxe:

http://carbuying.jalopnik.com/you-can-now-buy-one-of-the-coolest-restomods-ever-for-1695557783/+nicoleconlan

Original Parts Group shopping trip:

http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/cc-outtake-a-trip-to-original-parts-group/#more-151697

Challenger Scat Pack idea:

http://www.allpar.com/cars/concepts/dodge/scat-pack.html

Dentist’s beware, Camaro used to pull kid’s tooth out:

http://www.automobilemag.com/features/news/1504-professional-wrestler-yanks-out-sons-baby-tooth-with-camaro/

Unassuming garage:

http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/unassuming-garage/

V16 Marmon motor in Hot Rod:

http://www.carbuildindex.com/44577/video-v16-marmon-engine-in-a-34-ford/#more-44577

Bug Eye motor swap:

http://www.carbuildindex.com/44456/1965-austin-healey-sprite-build-with-turbocharged-1-6l-miata-engine-swap/

Caddy pickup for Dave:

http://bringatrailer.com/2015/04/04/caddy-caddy-custom-1959-cadillac-deville-pick-up/

Don’t let the Valet park your Ferrari:

http://www.topspeed.com/cars/car-news/valet-parking-crashes-ferrari-599-gto-ar168624.html

Corvair article for Shane:

http://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/2015/04/02/video-the-1960-corvair-in-action/

Nash Metropolitan story:

http://www.macsmotorcitygarage.com/2015/03/31/the-nash-metropolitan-story/

Mercedes Gull Wing article:

http://driving.ca/mercedes-benz/sl-class/auto-news/news/ebay-find-one-of-canadas-most-exotic-collector-cars

Flying car goes across the block:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/news/trans-canada-highway/once-futuristic-flying-car-up-for-auction/article22364636/

Ontario collector with warehouse of cars:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/in-pictures-ford-truck-after-ontario-man-spends-hundreds-of-thousands-on-it/article22275774/?from=22364636

Trikes get a makeover in 2015:

http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-three-wheelers-20150103-story.html#page=1

Catch the Auction action:

http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/Catch-the-AUCTION-ACTION/id-8026/

Cool pivoting vice:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7hRQ3Bu4VA#t=69

Interesting Jag restoration at Owen Auto:

http://owenauto.ca/the-italian-job-finished-part-2/

Nice starter rebuild project:

http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/01/08/what-happens-when-mini-projects-grow/

Parts hunting in China:

http://www.speedhunters.com/2015/01/car-parts-hunting-in-china/#chapter-needle-in-a-nbsp-haystack

32 Ford advertising video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1y_sSW9J6r0#t=47

Coffee Clutchers (These guys have the right idea…):

http://www.gunnersgreatgarage.com/2014/12/25/coffee-clutchers-and-garage-sessions/

Corvette Commercial:

http://vimeo.com/55461336

Javelin article:

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1974-amc-javelin

Sema 2014 slideshow (Thanks Todd):

http://www.photoshow.com/watch/yw9cC7Ad

Tractor video, Crank up the sound (Thanks Todd):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evZLU_o7LH8

69 Cars do burnout video (Thanks Todd):

http://youtu.be/38hlxUuzx2o

Cool car sales place:

http://www.rkmotorscharlotte.com/sales/inventory/active#!/

Nice Eldorado from Paul M.:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6AUatsoEi8

Thunderbird article:

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1956-ford-thunderbird

Barracuda Clone article:

http://driving.ca/plymouth/auto-news/news/cuda-clone-like-none-other

Eye candy pics from the auction week:

http://blog.classiccars.com/eye-candy-images-arizona-auctions-2/

Alpha Romeo build up video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9LdyVWY6yw

Never enough Alpha video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nx2sPfgqlkg

Mustang article:

http://driving.ca/ford/mustang/auto-news/news/classic-boss-is-the-stuff-of-boyhood-dreams

Crunched Cobra kit car goes for $24K:

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Details/1965-SHELBY-COBRA-RE-CREATION-ROLLING-CHASSIS-178492

Classic Ford article:

http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/restoring-pride-in-saskatchewan-mans-ride

A nice Dodge Lancer for Paul:

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1958-dodge-royal-lancer

Ford Turbo scream from Dan:

http://www.dragzine.com/news/video-watch-a-ford-2-3-turbo-scream-to-10000-rpm/

Jimmy Shine’s pick up sold for $236,500.00 at BJ, wow:

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Details/1934-FORD-CUSTOM-JIMMY-SHINE-PICKUP-179771

Got to love low bridges:

http://youtu.be/xzkWTcDZFH0

Dale Adams Automotive in Calgary gets Shelby certified rights:

http://calgaryherald.com/business/local-business/calgary-auto-shop-becomes-shelby-american-certified

Philip from Car Talk passes away (He was a great car guy……):

http://www.timscartalk.ca/an-automobile-pioneer-passes

Cabin Fever cure:

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/blogs/under-the-hood/french-lake-auto-parts-visit-cures-cabin-fever

Magazine addiction, (see it’s just not me):

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/blogs/gunners-garage/many-many-many-motoring-magazines

A tour of Coker Tire:

http://www.hotrod.com/features/1501-a-tour-of-coker-tire/

67 Cougar article (Some inspiration for Steve):

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1967-mercury-cougar

Some info on Boyd Coddinton’s wife, I didn’t know he didn’t have a will:

http://www.ocregister.com/articles/hot-96057-boyd-rod.html

Factory Five Power Nation all girls build (Boyd’s wife is one of the builders):

http://www.powernationtv.com/episode/DM2014-13/427-cobra-replica-all-girls-build

Detroit Muscle 49 Ford Project Banana Split – Deadly Doors(You have to hit the “+” on the speaker to get the audio on):

http://www.powernationtv.com/episode/DM2015-01/project-banana-split-deadly-doors

Challenger Truck Floor change video(You have to hit the “+” on the speaker to get the audio on):

http://www.powernationtv.com/episode/DM2014-23/project-ultra-violet-body-beautiful

Our Sunfire Rear defroster wasn’t working(The switch would engage and the light/relay would come on but not power at the window:

A quick google search and:

http://www.justanswer.com/car/1klu5-2002-pontiac-sunfire-rear-defroster-doesn-t-work.html

Melted pins in the plug behind the carpet. Install a butt splice and back in business. Thanks. Google……

1958 Ford Skyliner article:

http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/collector-classics-1958-ford-skyliner

Cool Dorsel fin car:

http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/what-if/what-if-outtake-ask-and-you-shall-receive/

Toronado Pusher:

http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/1968-oldsmobile-mini-toronado-need-a-push/

Dubai Police video (Thanks to Tom 35 Ford):

https://www.youtube.com/v/tjPUGMJ86E0%26rel=0%26fs=1%26autoplay=1

Red Neck Fisherman (Thanks Todd):

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=541806692496290

Studebaker Woody:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CiN0nAHg0Ow

Adams Farwell video (cool motor):

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Y0XbqHUAI-0?feature=player_detailpage

Nice Corvette at auction:

http://bringatrailer.com/listing/1963-chevrolet-corvette/

Got this one from Martin (I want a red phone booth!):

http://www.unicornrestorations.com/

Nice Chevy II:

http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/Deuces-WILD/id-8079/

Tempest article:

http://www.curbsideclassic.com/blog/what-if/curbside-what-if-the-turbo-tempest-twin-drive/#more-147794

Nice shop and car collection:

http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/welcome-leggo-land/

Car Stackers:

http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/stack-slide/

3D printed cobra:

http://www.carsandparts.com/Articles/Cars/Car-Builds/3-d-printed-cobra

1970 Monte Carlo article:

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1970-chevrolet-monte-carlo

Fire Truck crushes Firebird:

http://beforeitsnews.com/motor-junkies/2014/01/the-news-you-never-want-to-get-a-fire-truck-landed-on-your-pristine-60s-musclecar-that-youve-had-for-34-years-since-age-16-2485518.html

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_12565202

Tony’s new business ad:

http://www.usedvictoria.com/classified-ad/COLLECTOR-CAR-RESTORATION_24135869

Car Collection going to China:

http://driving.ca/buick/auto-news/news/collector-classics-beijing-bound

Aluminum Ford Truck Hype:

http://driving.ca/ford/f-150/auto-news/news/motor-mouth-aluminum-f-150-not-quite-the-revolution-we-hoped-for

The Bubblegum man gets some media exposure talking about the cruise

calendar that’s the bible for the car show schedule:

http://driving.ca/ford/local-content/calgary/on-the-road-calendar-guys

First Camaro build:

http://www.speedville.com/video-story-of-the-first-camaro-ever-built/

Old Cars Weekly online mag issue:

http://media2.fwpublications.com.s3.amazonaws.com/OCW/OCExpress03192015.pdf?et_mid=728602&rid=241905099

1963 Impala article:

http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1963-chevrolet-impala

Happy Valentine’s (Thanks Todd):

http://devour.com/video/love-from-land-rover/

Check this out – you might be in here a while! (Thanks Ken):

 http://issuu.com/search?q=hot+rod

Peugot commerical:
http://youtu.be/9zTheyLIvRc

Garage Magazine:
http://issuu.com/garagestylemagazine/docs/gsm_issue_22

http://issuu.com/garagestylemagazine/docs/gsm_issue_28_issuu/54?e=1623338/11652177

http://issuu.com/search?q=garage%20style%20magazine

1958 Chrysler article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1958-chrysler-saratoga

1970 Oldsmobile ragtop article(Tony will like this one!):
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1970-oldsmobile-cutlass-supreme-sx

Tesla battery hacking article:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/culture/technology/why-hacking-a-tesla-battery-may-foreshadow-an-energy-revolution/article23402923/

1971 El Camino article:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/All-dressed-up-and-raring-to-go/id-8192/

Life on the shop floor:
http://theoldmotor.com/?p=140477

1972 Ford Capri resto video:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/43326/restoration-video-1972-ford-capri-rs-2600-replica/

Mercedes Gull Wing article:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2015/03/13/briggs-cunninghams-gullwing-mercedes-benz-300-sl-added-to-national-historic-vehicle-register/

A few pics from my stopover in Clinton, BC:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/sets/72157651099742758/

Chevy small block time lapse rebuild:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5saoYQIlh8

Mustang replica:
https://autos.yahoo.com/blogs/motoramic/this-ford-mustang-replica-sells-for–120-000–triple-the-cost-of-an-original-083641985.html

Cool Willy’s Glass car build (Thanks Todd):
http://www.mig-welding.co.uk/forum/threads/60s-style-gasser-willys-build.40254/

1940 Buick Ragtop:
http://driving.ca/buick/auto-news/news/how-a-rare-vintage-buick-became-a-prized-family-heirloom

Schwinn Sting Ray bikes:
http://www.bbc.com/autos/story/20150319-the-schwinn-sting-ray-no-longer-childs-play

Old Tires live on:
http://www.bbc.com/autos/story/20140802-discarded-tires-tread-again

Lethbridge Swap Meet pics from a friend in Calgary:
http://s298.photobucket.com/user/OneBad56/library/2015%20Lethbridge%20Swap%20meet?sort=3&page=1

New changes from ICBC regarding collector car builds in progress:
http://www2.news.gov.bc.ca/news_releases_2013-2017/2015TRAN0028-000370.htm

When Sears sold cars(Paul B should like this one):
http://www.motorcities.org/Story/When+Sears+Sold+Vehicles+Remembering+the+Allstate+br+By+Robert+Tate+Automotive+HistorianResearcher+br+Images+Courtesy+of+the+National+Automotive+Collection+br-396.html

Nice truck for sale on eBay:
http://lowtechblog.blogspot.ca/2015/03/for-sale-ians-1934-coffee-truck.html
Video of the truck (Turn up the sound!):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYMAJA3_Rts

Nice electric bicycle (I want one):
http://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/bikes/vintage-electric-produces-board-track-bicycles-spark

Classic Shelby article:
http://driving.ca/ford/shelby/auto-news/news/thunderous-classic-shelby-is-one-of-just-318-ever-made

1922 Ford Tow truck:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1922-ford-model-t-ford-tow-truck

Larry Dixon dragster crash:
http://markjrebilas.com/blog/?p=21971#more-21971

How body shops must adapt to aluminum now:
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/business/Autobody+repair+industry+mettle+adapt+aluminum/10919310/story.html

1967 Chevelle SS 396 article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-of-the-week-1967-chevelle-ss-396

Vancouver Auto Show highlights:
http://www.wheels.ca/news/best-2015-vancouver-international-auto-show/

Vintage Trailer article:
http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-airstream-20150328-story.html#page=1

Divco article for Ken C:
http://egarage.com/car-profiles/divco_milk_truck/

59 car build video from GM:
https://youtu.be/ACWMbeXd31s

Nice custom El Camino for Dave:
http://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/carsforsale/chevrolet/el_camino/1728974.html

GMC Motorhome story:
http://www.carguychronicles.com/2015/03/gmc-motorhome-home-is-where-you-park-it.html

GMC Motorhome article:
http://www.bbc.com/autos/story/20150127-forty-years-on-gmc-motorhome-remains-on-the-move
Cheers, Darryl.


Stuff from D. Jan. 4th, 2015

Hi,
Happy New Year to everyone!

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Cool wall art spotted in Downtown Victoria, BC.


New Years Day 2015 Cruise pics link:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/sets/72157650112858245/

Sidney Xmas Parade pics link:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nvr_dun/sets/72157649692814117/

1929 Peerless car of the week:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1929-peerless-model-six-81

Scoot Coupe (I want one!):
http://www.scootcoupe.com/

El Camino article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/big-block-chevy-el-camino-was-ultimate-find

I was wondering what that Fire Truck parked on the side of the highway going into Victoria was for:
http://hazpro.weebly.com/

California Mille run:
http://californiamille.com/

Ricks Rodz:
http://www.ricksrodz.com/

Some articles on the Ron Pratte’s collection going up for auction:

Ron Pratte collection must have’s:
http://www.supercompressor.com/rides/the-best-cars-for-sale-at-the-barrett-jackson-ron-pratte-auction

http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/scottsdale/2014/12/09/arizona-car-collection-ron-pratte-barrett-jackson-auction/20107395/

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Media/Home/Reader/the-ron-pratte-collection-a-monumental-move

http://www.foxsports.com/speed/cars/ron-prattes-stunning-car-collection-to-be-auctioned-off-at-barrett-jackson-scottsdale/

http://blog.classiccars.com/30475/

http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2012/01/19/five-vehicles-from-ron-prattes-collection-set-to-cross-barrett-jacksons-scottsdale-auction-block/

http://www.highline-autos.com/article/164/The-Ron-Pratte-Collection

http://blog.cokertire.com/gm-futurliner-restoration-ron-pratte/

http://www.velocity.com/tv-shows/barrett-jackson/videos/barrett-jackson-sneak-peek.htm

Royal’s Car Club video:
http://hotrodrevue.tv/royals/

Chevy Bob 1957 Chevy Truck:
http://www.kare11.com/story/news/local/land-of-10000-stories/2015/01/01/prinsburg-pickup-chevy-bob-sportel-75/21169665/

I knew that turn signal went somewhere:
http://www.kare11.com/media/cinematic/video/21180333/

Farm Ford resto:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/restoring-pride-in-saskatchewan-mans-ride

Barn fire destroys car collection:
http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/structure-fire-burns-in-weld-county-smoke-seen-for-miles

Some pics from the Calgary Firebird Show (not mine):
https://www.flickr.com/photos/125352640@N03/sets/72157645185600182/

Alberta Iron Indians show (from same guy):
https://www.flickr.com/photos/125352640@N03/sets/72157645142257896/

A nice 57 Desoto:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1957-desoto-sportsman

1939 Packard Sedan article:
http://www.streetrodderweb.com/features/0906sr_1939_packard_sedan/

More updates to the Tool rescue blog:
http://toolrescue.blogspot.ca/

Cool Car Stamp maker winding down:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/10/22/rubber-stamps-not-quite-the-automotive-art-of-the-last-letterpress-engraver-in-new-york-city/

Rust never sleeps:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/rust-never-sleeps-heres-how-you-can-protect-your-car

Powder Coating article:
http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/oct/22/Olympic-Powder-Coatings/

Cool Buick Concept car:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1951-buick-xp-300-concept

Ghoulish Hot Rods:
http://www.hotrod.com/features/1410-a-ghoulish-trio-of-odd-rods/

Nice Nova:
http://www.hotrod.com/cars/featured/1411-duramax-powered-chevrolet-nova-novamax/

West Van MG lover:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/west-van-driver-loves-her-little-red-mgb

Interesting truck mods:
http://www.curbsideclassic.com/my-curbside-classic/my-curbside-classic-1986-gmc-longhorn-my-version-of-a-gm-concept/#more-136662

Winter projects time:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/10/31/is-it-too-soon-to-talk-about-winter-projects/

Looks like they had a fun road trip:
http://www.rodauthority.com/features/2nd-western-canada-power-cruise-wettest-road-trip-ever/

What to look for:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/11/03/seeing-potential-what-to-look-for-when-trying-to-determine-if-a-car-is-worth-restoring/

Chrome place up Island:
http://www.shineonchrome.ca/index.html

Article about Rudy and his gullwings:
http://driving.ca/mercedes-benz/auto-news/news/this-b-c-man-brings-million-dollar-classic-cars-back-to-life

A cool vintage boat, a bit pricey though:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/11/07/hemmings-find-of-the-day-1956-lone-star-meteor/

47 Dodge cop car:
http://driving.ca/chrysler/300/auto-news/news/kids-give-40s-police-detective-car-a-new-life

Nice birthday Packard:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/this-packard-lady-found-her-perfect-birthday-gift

Jay Leno playing in the desert:
http://driving.ca/toyota/tundra/auto-news/entertainment/jay-leno-i-race-a-mean-toyota-tundra-through-the-california-desert

Handy site to identify dash instruments:
https://sites.google.com/site/identifyinginstrumentpanels/home

Model A adventure:
http://driving.ca/ford/auto-news/news/model-a-for-adventure-classic-ford-to-embark-on-epic-rally

Homemade Batmobile, that’s cool, watch the video:
http://lfpress.autonet.ca/2014/11/14/man-builds-a-street-legal-batmobile-replica-and-uses-it-for-good

A cool youtube site:
https://www.youtube.com/user/BarcroftCars

Nice upside down Ford Truck:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7rKPsFpJGqo&list=PLp7EiQvj6CqT8OWJ1b5kmsvpvttfiSO0M&index=2

1955 Truck article:
http://www.rodauthority.com/features/car-features/big-red-joe-holts-1955-series-two-short-bed-pickup/

Peugeot commercial filmed in Banff (Thanks Todd):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=9zTheyLIvRc

Futurliner bus update:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/11/19/futurliner-no-10-to-go-on-national-historic-vehicle-register-finds-permanent-home/

Bitchen Rides TV show on Velocity:
http://www.velocity.com/tv-shows/bitchin-rides/videos/futureliner-engine-build.htm

Car video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kU5xwrpcTAY&feature=share

Sheet Metal Terms:
http://www.motorbooks.com/motorbooks-blog/Pro-Sheet-Metal-Terms/370

Nice Corvair:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1965-corvair-resto-mod

Nice 57 Chev:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1957-chevrolet-custom

Sweet 50 Buick ragtop:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1950-buick-custom-convertible-sedan

Van Commercial (Thanks Michel):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=va8K016qYkg&feature=em-share_video_user

64 Chevy’s commercial (Thanks Michel):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YoLF6eDfupI

65 Chevy’s commercial:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3769GbOMxhE

65 Fleetside commercial:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PgATzbd_Hfs

66 Chevy Truck and Van Commercial:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShIyJ0LX6Fg

Family Truck builds:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/modifying-vintage-pickups-is-a-family-affair

My favorite dog car:
http://lauramanns.blogspot.ca/2014/07/febreze-commercial.html

Cardboard Box racing (Thanks Todd):
http://www.carthrottle.com/the-ken-box-crazy-cart-gymkhana-parody-sequel-has-landed/

Barn Finds article (Thanks Todd):
http://www.sportscardigest.com/forgotten-baillon-collection-artcurial-retromobile-2015/

Fuel line 101:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/05/tech-101-fuel-line-hose-what-you-should-and-should-not-use/

Beast of Turin, watch the video (Sounds like a cannon on start up, wicked!):
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/04/after-a-100-year-slumber-the-beast-of-turin-comes-to-life-2/

53 Cadillac Concept Car:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1953-cadillac-elegante-concept-car

Duracell Truck:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UMXt6RFwCg

Spot welders:
http://www.hsautoshot.com/EngIndex.html

Kool ride:
http://driving.ca/volkswagen/auto-news/entertainment/this-pavement-scraping-turbocharged-franken-ghia-is-the-coolest-winter-car-ever

Jimmy Shines truck goes to auction:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/10/jimmy-shines-trendsetting-bare-metal-1934-ford-pickup-heads-to-auction/

Hagerty insurance claim:
http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/video?playlistId=1.2138552

Mad Max trailer (Thanks Todd):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWNWi-ZWL3c

Elcamino article:
http://autos.winnipegfreepress.com/news-article/classic-cruising/More-than-a-car/id-7976/

Nice garage bench setup:
http://www.garagejournal.com/2014/12/atomic-shop-update-the-work-bench/

B-24 Liberty restoration:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/a-liberating-experience/

Turning an accident into a new job:
http://www.manspacemagazine.com.au/kuttafurra-lure-cave/

59 Impala convertible “Car of the week”:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1959-chevrolet-impala

Jay and his Mopar, Hellcat….:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWMjR3r-nsI

Grocery getter:
https://www.youtube.com/embed/gWAavCjVQvM?feature=player_detailpage

Burt’s Bandit car’s still fetching money:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/16/promotional-smokey-and-the-bandit-1977-pontiac-trans-am-sells-for-450000-in-las-vegas/

Icon Derilicts:
http://driving.ca/buick/auto-news/entertainment/icon-derelicts-bringing-rusty-vintage-cars-into-the-modern-age

Shelby Canada West Dealership:
http://driving.ca/ford/shelby/auto-news/news/canada-gets-its-first-full-service-shelby-dealership

Cool Museum video from Shane:
http://www.okobojicc.com/the-occ-experience.php

Dodge Brothers muddy day:
http://youtu.be/nq2jY1trxqg

Nice Triple car garage(The use of pallets interesting):
http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=221494

Studebaker article:
http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/buying-collector-cars-sight-unseen

Umm Sedan Delivery:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/19/hemmings-find-of-the-day-1983-chevrolet-malibu-classic-sedan-delivery/

Howard’s Buick:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/19/howard-hughes-record-setting-1953-buick-roadmaster-heads-to-auction/

Cool cars:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/19/carspotting-in-cuba-courtesy-of-graham-lloyd/

Another article on the new Mad Max movie:
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014/12/18/mad-max-returns-in-may-2015/

Car of the week 1946 Ford Custom:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/car-of-the-week/car-week-1946-ford-custom

Rat Rod video:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/drive-video/video-rat-rods-rev-up-vintage-car-excitement/article22100369/#video0id22100369

Turbo article:
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/21/automobiles/collectibles/50-years-ago-the-turbocharger-was-a-disruptive-technology.html?ref=collectibles&_r=0

Fire Truck decorated for xmas:
http://driving.ca/ford/local-content/vancouver/first-new-port-moody-fire-truck-gets-festive-twist

Mike Owen’s builds up a cool tool case:
http://owenauto.ca/mg-tf-tool-roll/

Free floating floor:
http://blog.morries.com/2014/12/taking-the-cave-out-of-man-cave/#more-7616

Properly adjusting your Oxyacetylen torch:
http://www.motorbooks.com/motorbooks-blog/Properly-Adjusting-an-Oxyacetylene-Torch-and-nbsp/391

Truck article:
http://driving.ca/chevrolet/auto-news/news/survivor-a-fun-truck-to-drive

Chasing Cars show:
http://www.flat12gallery.com/home.html

Unimog:
http://driving.ca/mercedes-benz/auto-news/news/robust-unimog-a-no-nonsense-do-anything-beast

Sealegs boat:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=suJKiBcxhmQ

Cool Bugatti Replica:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/21748/pur-sang-bugatti-type-35-replica/

69 GTO full resto:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/37942/1969-pontiac-gto-restoration/

Update on Jay Leno’s projects:
http://www.carbuildindex.com/38555/video-a-jay-lenos-garage-restoration-projects-in-progress-update/

Highway to Sell Episode 1 Barracuda and Camaro:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQZzBPGMiG8

Highway to Sell Episode Mustang and T-Bird:
http://youtu.be/SeHyMF9tvpE

Slicks Garage:
http://www.slicksgarage.com/

Highway to Sell Elcamino Episode:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P4W5BUc4jeE

Highway to Sell 55 Chevy and Catalina Ragtop Episode:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pFIDqWda5w

Highway to Sell Chevelle and Dart Episode:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnxVeLc-Cuk

Highway to Sell Cougar and Chrysler Wagon Episode:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wFllyxUIezY

Misfits garage Episode 1 Part 1:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fiZgW_niHo

Misfits garage Episode 1 part II:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-BloMsuhqs

Cuban classics not likely coming stateside any time soon:
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/12/26/us-cuba-usa-autos-idUSKBN0K40ZY20141226

Cheers, Darryl.