FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACTFord World to Honor Carroll Shelby and Shelby Branded Cars at Carlisle50th Anniversary of Shelby on Display by the Hundreds in 2012CARLISLE, PA - Tradition,…Continue
Started May 29, 2012
I am inspired by Papa John! (If you haven't heard about it, see the press release below). I think if I had the money, there are definitely cars that I had owned that I would track down today. I don't…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Thies Jul 22, 2011.
By Drew Hardin
Photo Courtesy Petersen Archives
At the 1973 Street Rod Nationals (or so the story goes), rod builders Andy Brizio and Lil’ John Buttera got into a, shall we say, friendly discussion about which end of the Golden State produced the best street rods. Southern Californian Buttera ribbed Brizio, who was from South San Francisco, about how the Bay Area…Continue
Posted on July 18, 2014 at 1:38am
HENRY’S “T” & EDSEL’S “A” CLICK ON THE PICTURES!
A major number of polls and surveys have agreed the Ford Model T was clearly the world's most influential car of the 20th Century. Henry Ford has often been credited as the pioneer but actually the real pioneers were in Europe and the “automobile” had existed for decades. It was true, though, that their public adoption had been limited, and they were mostly scarce and expensive. What Henry really did is put…Continue
Posted on June 21, 2014 at 11:11pm
“The Voice” & His Vehicles
Frank Sinatra was called “The Voice” from early in his career. He was heard on his first recording with the Harry James Band singing “All Or Nothing At All” which sold about 8,000 copies that year, later to sell millions as he became better known. As he became famous with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, we have few hints on his growing interest in classy cars. He and his wife Nancy…Continue
Posted on February 13, 2014 at 11:00pm
*James Dean’s role in Rebel Without A Cause "Dream as if you'll live forever, and live as if you'll die today." – James DeanContinue
Posted on January 28, 2014 at 6:00pm