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...
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...
Frog Follies 2014, Street Rods in Evansville Video

Frog Follies 2014, Street Rods in Evansville Video

The Frog Follies is a three-day event sponsored by the Evansville, IN Iron Street Rod Club. Beginning in 1975 with less than 50 car registrants, it has grown to an average of 4000 — the largest pre-’49 Street Rod event in the world. Here are just some of...
National Street Rod Association Nationals Louisville 2018

National Street Rod Association Nationals Louisville 2018

“More horsepower than the Spring Meet at Churchill Downs” is the perfect way to describe the National Street Rod (NSRA) Nationals at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville. This was the 49th year of the Nationals, and as a testament to the popularity of their summer...