Archive for the ‘Hot Rods & Customs’ Category
Drag racing isn’t legal in Petaluma. But next month, two sanctioned street races will be held as part of the 40th anniversary celebration of “American Graffiti,” the George Lucas coming-of-age film shot in Petaluma.
One of the pivotal scenes — a drag race between the character John Milner’s yellow 1932 Ford coupe and Bob Falfa’s black ’55 Chevy — will be re-enacted on … More
You will not believe what’s going on with the engine of Bruce Canepa’s vintage Porsche…
The 1968 Dodge Charger and the 1969 Dodge Daytona. Two cars based off the same platform with very different personalities. These two old sleds are different though, ’cause well, they belong to me (your host) and they’re the reason that BIG MUSCLE exists today. These are not show ponies, cruisers or weekend projects, but two warhorses that have been run in some of the toughest long distance and performance events in the United States. Built for reliability, power and performance, they are not technological marvels, but old school resto-mods that have been updated for one reason and one reason only – to put smiles on the faces of all those who see them.