Category Archives: Items of Interest (Not for sale)

Modern Art Monday: Speed’s Fancy Bits

This post was originally written for, and appeared here, at hooniverse.com. 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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Quick Hitter: Mormon Meteor Metro

The original Mormon Meteor III had a Curtiss aircraft engine that displaced 1,670 cubic inches.  This weak facsimile only has 543.  The Meteor had 750 hp, this copy has 330.  Hit the jump for a shadier picture.

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Modern Art Monday: Parking Lot Bonus At The Speed Exhibit

This post was originally written for and appeared here, at hooniverse.com. Over the weekend, Ray and I were fortunate enough to take in an exhibit called Speed: The Art of the Performance Automobile. After taking in the wonders within the … Continue reading

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The Bonnevillains: Car Show Photo Dump And Wallpaper

I stopped by the Bonnevillains’ car show/open house over the weekend.  It was a nice gathering of ink, nice rides, and live music by Old Death Whisper.  Most of the cars on display were vintage American iron.  Traditional hot rods … Continue reading

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Oh Muse! My Daily Commute Taunt

This post was originally written for, and appeared here, at http://www.hooniverse.com.  Each and every day, on the way to and from work, I drive past it.  Each day I feel less and less of a man for not accepting its … Continue reading

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Roadie! Viva Las Vegas 15 – Rockabilly Weekender

Viva Las Vegas is one of the greatest collections of pre-1964 hot rods, rat rods, originals and restored American rides in the world.  It is also one of the largest collections of the members of today’s rockabilly sub-culture.  Yours truly … Continue reading

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Crazy VW Owners Are Crazy

These are a two alternative ideas for VW Beetles.  The first is a brilliant re-purposing of the front end of bug. This particular Bugrille is located somewhere in Argentina according to the person I got the image from.  Let’s hope … Continue reading

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