Saturday, June 22, 2013

James Thomas' incredibly well documented high school hot rod photo album






a very basic early ford speedster






some Americas Most Beautiful Roadster winners were at the LA Roadster show this year


Bill NeiKamp's famous roadster, winner 1950



above, 1951 winner, Carter Fisher


Blackie Gejeian's 1955 winner



John Corno's 1980 winner


Steve Lykken's 1984 winner



Cliff Hansen's 1987 winner



above, 2001 winner, Chip Foose designed built by Barry White


above 2006 winner of Ken Reister


2008 winner of Rudy Necoechea


above, 2012 winner of Bill Lindig


2013 winner of John Mumford

a different Bell Auto roadster from the last LA Roadster Show




the other cool one from 2012 LA Roadster show: http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/2012/06/gilmore-gold-cup-11-bell-auto-parts.html and coincidentally they were parked in the same place 12 months apart

the cool cars in the movie Dazed and Confused, set in 1976, included a Superbird, GTO Judge, Chevelle, SD 455 Trans Am










Looks like a barn find race car collection in a barn, in Europe, gathering dust... and there is no information about it! (3 Shelby AC Cobras just in these 4 photos!)





found on http://www.flickr.com/photos/ian-alexander/with/7603594292/ but all the photos are marked http://www.blenheimgang.com/ but after looking around that site I did not find a post about this collection... damn you Ian Alexander for teasing!

the most fun thing you'll see today


found on http://zenmasterthis.tumblr.com

If this GIF isn't moving, click on the link, the car and dog are running while the guy pedals the bike

B 17 "Sleepy Time Gal" on a bridge, heading to the museum at Dayton Ohio


found on http://mecanicien.tumblr.com

but credit for learning what a B17 was doing on a bridge goes to Bob, Vonredbeard.blogspot who somehow figured out the plane, the location, and what it was doing on the bridge! Thanks Bob!

 B-17 44-83624 being delivered across the Mad River Bridge to the USAF Museum at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH. 

 info on the 'plane herself is here: http://www.warbirdregistry.org/b17registry/b17-4483624.html


http://www.histomil.com/viewtopic.php?p=77353

unique gas tank, it's clear

Louis Chevrolet and Ameilia Earhart

we know that some dogs chase motorcycles, and now a wolf has decided to join the hunt


a guy was giving his new bike a test ride, when a wolf came out of the forest and chased him
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/story/2013/06/12/calgary-wolf-banff-motorcycle-ob.html via http://themotolady.com/page/2

the wife and kids in the sidecar of a 1912 Henderson