Savannah Speed Classic 2019

Savannah Speed Classic 2019

Savannah is the birth place of Grand Prix racing in the United States when it hosted the “American Grand Prize” race in 1908.  In the following years, other prestigious Grand Prix level races were held in the city, including the Vanderbilt Cup. ...
Mopar 426 Street Hemi

Mopar 426 Street Hemi

When it comes to big-block domestic power plants, the legendary 426 Hemi* has gained a permanent place in automobile history, but the 426 wasn’t Chrysler’s first hemispherical cylinder-head designed engine.  They, also, never intended to produce the engine for...
Tucker 48: Preston Tucker’s Vision of the Future Automobile

Tucker 48: Preston Tucker’s Vision of the Future Automobile

Everyone loves an underdog, particularly when dealing with a nontraditional, colorful character like Preston Tucker.  But, Preston, and his car, the Tucker 48, may have remained only a footnote in automobile history if not for the 1988 movie, Tucker: The Man And...
Tires on the Mid-Engine Corvette and its Muscle Car Rivals

Tires on the Mid-Engine Corvette and its Muscle Car Rivals

The rubber will definitely be hitting the road this fall as some of the hottest cars yet go on sale. Here are the tires that manufacturers have selected to control all that power. It could be quite a challenge.   The All New Mid-Engine Corvette It’s what Vette...
National Street Rod Association Nationals Louisville 2019

National Street Rod Association Nationals Louisville 2019

The National Street Rod Association celebrated its 50th Anniversary at the Kentucky Exposition Center August 1 – 4. Over 12,000 classic vehicles of all descriptions rolled into Derby Town USA for this 4-day extravaganza. Activities included the spectacular...