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The Hot Rod Hillclimb

7:07 am PDT, September 17, 2018

Let’s get this out of the way first – I missed this event. Again. It’s the one event that I haven’t attended that truly haunts me simply because... continue reading »

Teamwork Thirty-One

7:29 am PDT, September 14, 2018

Let me start off by saying I’m not a math guy. Don’t get me wrong, I worked my way through algebra, geometry and all that stuff in high... continue reading »

Bonneville in 1966

6:18 am PDT, September 13, 2018

If you haven’t checked out Jeff Pierce’s personal images of Bonneville in the 6os yet, check them out now! His mother captured the racing action on the salt in... continue reading »

Shooting Rex Rods

5:13 am PDT, September 12, 2018

I’ve been super frustrated lately. I tend to get that way when I’m not creating and I haven’t really made any meaningful content for a few months now.... continue reading »

Santa Ana Drag Strip From Above

7:39 am PDT, September 10, 2018

For those unfamiliar, the Orange County Airport is essentially the birthplace of organized Drag Racing. In 1950, Pappy Hart, Creighton Hunter, and Frank Stillwell got together with the... continue reading »

Along for the Ride

5:34 am PDT, September 7, 2018

Don Waldron has owned his Model A for decades. He’s finished it a few times, but in more recent years, he has been hard at work bringing it... continue reading »