Event Coverage: 3rd Annual Hot Rod Hundred

Event Coverage: 3rd Annual Hot Rod Hundred

This past weekend was the 3rd Annual Southwest Missouri Hot Rod Hundred event. This is by far and away one of my favorite events of the season. The event this year was so far the biggest one with 148+ cars. Dad and I took the ’56 Mercury mainly because of rollup windows and heat. The […]

Event Coverage: Vintage Rods 42nd Annual Rod Run

Event Coverage: Vintage Rods 42nd Annual Rod Run

This past Saturday my father and I both got up early and headed to Carthage, Missouri in his 1956 Mercury 2-Dr Hardtop. We made the drive to and from Carthage without incident, although my mother did accuse me of driving slightly above the marked speed limit (I promise I kept it on 70 almost 90% […]

Event Coverage: 2014 Sleds Midwest

Event Coverage: 2014 Sleds Midwest

This past weekend was the 7th Annual Sleds Midwest Car Show held in Branson, Missouri at the Ramada Inn off of Highway 76. My father took his 1956 Mercury 2dr Hardtop down early Friday morning and took part in almost all of the events held through out the weekend. I went down Saturday mid-morning to […]

Event Coverage: 31st Annual NSRA Mid-America Street Rod Nationals Plus

Event Coverage: 31st Annual NSRA Mid-America Street Rod Nationals Plus

This past weekend was the 31st Annual NSRA Mid-America Street Rod Nationals Plus held at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield, Mo. I was fortunate enough to get Thursday and Friday of that week off so that I could attend every aspect of the show weekend. I was able to even drive my roadster around […]

A Hot Rod Birthday Present…

Posted by on May 29, 2013 in 1956 Mercury, Awesome, Blog | No Comments
A Hot Rod Birthday Present…

This weekend was both the National Street Rod Association‘s (NSRA) Mid- America Street Rod Nationals Plus held in Springfield, Missouri which coverage can be found here, here, here and here but it was also my father’s birthday. Now lets face it a hot rod birthday present is hard to come-by. They are either tacky and cheap or well […]

Sneak Peek: 1956 Mercury Illustration…

Posted by on Mar 5, 2013 in 1956 Mercury | No Comments
Sneak Peek: 1956 Mercury Illustration…

Thought I would give you guys a sneak peek at a little illustration of a 1956 Mercury I am currently working on. Final finished piece should be pretty awesome. Take a look after the jump.

Video: 2012 as seen through my Instagram

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in 1932 Ford Roadster, 1956 Mercury, Blog, Videos | No Comments
Video: 2012 as seen through my Instagram

This year I decided to take all of the images that I have taken in 2012 on Instagram and compile them all into a minute video. Watch the video after the jump.

2012 Rockaway Beach Car Show

Posted by on Oct 1, 2012 in 1956 Mercury, Blog, Car Show | No Comments
2012 Rockaway Beach Car Show

This weekend I went to a benefit Car Show in Rockaway Beach, Missouri. It was beautiful day and the car show had a pretty good turn out. More pictures after the jump.

1956 Mercury Monterey

Posted by on Jul 5, 2012 in 1956 Mercury | No Comments
1956 Mercury Monterey

Better photos of our 1956 Mercury Monterey. I had orginally posted about this car here and here. I was asked by quite a few guys for better photos so here you go. Better photos can be found after the jump.

Our “new” 1956 Mercury…

Posted by on Jun 28, 2012 in 1956 Mercury | One Comment
Our “new” 1956 Mercury…

Below are a few pictures (and a quick photoshop of different wheel and tires) of my father and mine’s latest car accusation. Its a 1956 Mercury 2 door hardtop and I’m pretty much in love with it. Although it looks bone stock on the outside under the hood is a very different story. Under the hood is a […]