FOR SALE: The Clyde Wooten Pontiac
Here is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of the coolest cars to ever come out of the Pacific Northwest. I am offering this for sale for my friend, Clyde, who has decided to thin the herd.Read more
"My grandfather has a bunch of old cars." Well, if you want to get my attention, that's probably the best way to do it.Read more
"Grace, how much for the car?" Now, by this time, we were several phone calls, a few dozen text messages, a bunch of photos and a couple hours deep into this process. I built a little rapport with Grace and I was hoping to use it to cut to the chase. It didn't work.Read more
Life is strange
"So, what's the deal with your Roadster? Is it something you've had for a while?" His response wasn't something I expected.Read more
One widow's trash II (More photos from a life-long hot rodder)
Here are a few dozen more photos from Stan Ochs' collection. Enjoy: More photos to come, stay tuned.Read more
One Widow's Trash..
Stan Ochs was a lifelong hot rodder that was well known in Portland, Oregon area. For decades he built a reputation for having amazing cars, as well as being a virtual encyclopedia when it came to early Fords and rare speed parts.Read more
Buying Made Easy (Or at Least Less Hard)
The most important thing we should realize is that the guy selling whatever it is, is wading through a sea of these aforementioned tire kickers and time wasters. Nobody enjoys the process of selling something. Knowing this, the best thing we can do is try to make it as simple as possible.Read more
One Schmuck's Opinion: Hagerty Insurance
I'm a guy that has to "have a guy" when it comes to things I need to purchase. I'm not heading blindly into a car dealership, I need to know...Read more
Selling made easy (or at least less hard)
Look, when it comes to Craigslist, I've seen a thing or two. When you're addicted to old cars, you are forced into a relationship with good ol Craig. That's just...Read more
Look, you aren't going to want to hear this. It's small, insignificant. It's stupid. In the grand scheme of everything that happens on this weird-ass planet every day, it barely deserves...Read more
HEY, WHAT YEAR IS IT ?
A thumbs up is a thumbs up, even if it's accompanied by some of the stupidest shit you've ever heard.....Read more
the secret hot rodder
The headline would read something like this: “Mild-mannered accountant secretly builds shockingly well executed hot rod.” Just below, the subheading elaborates, “Man steadfast in his determination to complete lofty project.”Read more
WHY CAN'T YOU JUST BE NORMAL?
Honestly, could you imagine being “normal” ? I can't think of anything worse!Read more
IN HIS OWN WORDS: MR. MODEL T
There is always one car in your life that changes you, reflects you, defines you for all time. She pushes you, enrages you, makes you think, drives you nuts and yet, is dead-nuts reliable and is a somewhat enchanted, unconditionally loyal companion on the road.
We're all eager to own a car with a rich history, right? One of the heavy-hitters from that bygone era we're so obsessed with. Cars that have practically become household...Read more
We are just making it up now. Emulating. Pretending. Imitating. Flipping through magazines, listening to old timers and watching the same few tired documentaries over and over. We scavenge for...Read more
BETTER LUCKY THAN GOOD
By the time Travis text me, my sweaty palms had been relentlessly clenching my phone for four and a half hours. Those 270 minutes were gut wrenching. When my phone...Read more