Up hill all the way, with the VHRA!

Posted by keith on March 28, 2016  /   no comment

It’s no secret that the Vintage Hot Rod Association like to drive their cars, and after Pendine, their August Bank Holiday weekend event, Gow! runs a close second in popularity amongst the membership. Now a permanent fixture on the calendar thanks to the kind folk at Prescott and the Bugatti Owners Club, it is a […]

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Spring is Sprung…….

Posted by keith on March 28, 2016  /   no comment

Yep, somehow it’s Easter weekend already and a new season of events is almost upon us, or has already started if you hit the NSRA swap meet and Wheels Day already. We’ve been busy with all kinds of stuff over the last six months, and unfortunately, its the news section of the website that has […]

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New Gallery added, the NSRA Supernats.

Posted by keith on December 08, 2015  /   no comment

We are beginning to catch up on our photos taken over the summer at last, including these latest ones from the Supernats. This event has become a bit samey in recent years, though the quantity and quality, plus the numbers attending mean there is always something cool to see. The new NSRA committee certainly put […]

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Pendine Sands 2015

Posted by keith on November 29, 2015  /   no comment

What can we say?  Pendine Sands is still our favourite event on the calendar, and Lord know’s enough words have already been written about it either in print or online, (some of them by us), so no need to add more here. We’ll just put some of our better pics of the weekend up on […]

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It’s those Blokes again, and another Jalopy Gathering!

Posted by keith on July 01, 2015  /   no comment

If you’ve been reading this  blog from the beginning, the Rolling Blokes will need no introduction. If you haven’t, and don’t know, the Blokes are a group of traditional-style hot rod owners from the South Coast of England. Two years ago, we had the pleasure of going on their first weekend, The Jalopy Gathering,  and […]

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Where’s Juarez? We know, and we’ve got pictures….

Posted by keith on June 02, 2015  /   no comment

A few years back, when Marco Warren first went into business as Juarez Fabrication, we were privileged to be the first to feature in print the cool work that Marco was putting out at his secluded workshop in the heart of the Sussex countryside. The feature was published in different magazines on both sides of […]

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Hollywood Hot Rods and their cool neighbours…

Posted by keith on May 26, 2015  /   no comment

A couple of posts back we brought you a glimpse inside Bobby Green’s cool Old Crow Speed Shop in Burbank California, and if you’re in the area, its always going to be a trip worth making. However, you want some icing on the cake? When you’ve finished checking out Bobby’s stuff, just walk right next […]

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We visit North American in North Hampshire

Posted by keith on May 03, 2015  /   no comment

Just mention ‘North American’ or ‘Billy’s’, to anyone  into Hot Rods, Customs or American cars in the Southern half of the country, and maybe beyond, and they’ll know exactly where you mean.  Situated in Park Rd, Farnborough, Billy Roe has been looking after American cars in the area for over 12 years at his cool […]

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Bikes and Birds…..in print!

Posted by keith on May 03, 2015  /   no comment

Our store may be dubbed the ‘House of Wax’ these days, but we are still going to market other interesting bits and pieces we find, especially if they are independently produced and not commonly available. Here’s a couple of our latest additions that are both well worth a look. Firstly, we were contacted recently by […]

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From Beautiful Downtown Burbank…..

Posted by keith on April 19, 2015  /   no comment

Like many others, we’d seen the Old Crow Speed Shop logo on shirts and on their oft photographed belly tank racer, so we knew it was probably a good place to go check out while in Los Angeles, or Burbank, North Hollywood, to be more precise. What we didn’t count on was what an awesome […]

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