Grand National Roadster Show 2020

Grand National Roadster Show 2020

The Oscars of classic cars, the Grand National Roadster Show (GNRS), was held on January 24 – 26 in Ponoma, CA.  With its 9 foot trophy, colorful Oscar-like statuettes, and top-of-the-line custom builds, this event is part classic cars and part Hollywood. Now in...
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...
1968 Hemi S Barracuda at 2019 PPG Nationals Columbus

1968 Hemi S Barracuda at 2019 PPG Nationals Columbus

Karl Schulman of Garrett’s Rod Shop tells us about their one-off build, the 1968 Hemi-S Barracuda.   Starting with an original Formula S Barracuda , Garrett has turned this first generation pony car into a modern street machine with all the latest high-tech...
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...
1957 Oldsmobile Fiesta Wagon

1957 Oldsmobile Fiesta Wagon

This 1957 Oldsmobile Fiesta Wagon was on display at the 2019 National Street Rod Nationals in Louisville, KY. The Owner, Bobby Buttrum gives us a walkaround of this Build, which originally had a J2 engine, but was changed to a Chevy LT4, supercharged with a 650...