Category Archives: Car art

Bargain: Skyfall Aston Martin Sold For $100k

This post originally appeared here, at The Aston Martin Featured in the film Skyfall sold for only $100,000. Other examples of DB5s have fetched well over a half-million dollars. The twist is, this particular car was a 1:3 scale … Continue reading

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Snake Eyes French Fries (NSFW)

Snake Eyes French Fries is the name of this fantastic video by Jason Lee Parry and Gandja Monteiro. It is set to the song “Grim Reaper Blues” by Entrance. The subject is the model, but the setting shifts from a … Continue reading

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Enola Gay Hangar Photoshoot

Each September, the city of West Wendover, Nevada hosts Wings and Wheels, a car show/air show.  Some of the nicest cars and airplanes from the surrounding area show up and show off.  The star of the show, in many ways, … Continue reading

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Modern Art Monday: Cancars

This post originally appeared here, at Sandy’s Cancars is a website featuring the work of Sandy, an English draughtsman turned technology teacher living in New Zealand.  Having been involved in the world of competition modeling, he had seen aircraft models made … Continue reading

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So That’s Who It’s For: Lil’ Kenny Sighting

Well this was a treat.  I have never seen one in person but, as I strolled along at a recent car show, there it was.  A miniature semi truck.  Why, you ask, would someone want a this?  Because Kenworth.

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Quick Hitter: Been There, Done That Edition

While watching the video and seeing the press photos of Gymkhana 5, I noticed that old Kenny Block and I aren’t that different.  One of the photos looked very familiar for some reason.  Then, it dawned on me.  That’s the … Continue reading

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Modern Art Monday: Speed’s Fancy Bits

This post was originally written for, and appeared here, at Last weekend, Ray and I were fortunate enough to take in an exhibit called Speed: The Art of the Performance Automobile. It features a very impressive collection of some … Continue reading

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