Friday, April 17, 2009

Frankentrike was at Escondido

Cool guy, great idea, cool trike, terrific addition to Cruisin Grand

It's either pedal powered of that engine (leaf blower?)

Look at the side view mirror and the license plate

Thursday, April 16, 2009

An online magazine, from the website Rod and Piston is the magazine and is from

No one would have thought 30 years ago that a junkyard would be facinating?

I wonder what that "Special Service" vehicle was for? ( the red van in the background in the photo above )
Cadillac Fleetwood Sixty Special
a 55 Chev I thought... but Dan nailed it! Buick! Now it reminds me of
1969 Mustang Sports roof?
I'd love to see photos of that moving company van

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

David Perry photography

1950's advertising for spark plugs, gas, and steering units

Saturday Evening Post, 1954 advertising

ever get the feeling that false advertising wasn't something that companies were sued for in the 1950's?
From via:

Plymouth concept cars

1954 Plymouth Belmont
1954 Plymouth Explorer
1958 Plymouth Cabana

The Ralph Lauren collection, photography of Michael Furman