Event Coverage: 5th Annual Southwest Missouri Hot Rod Hundred

Event Coverage: 5th Annual Southwest Missouri Hot Rod Hundred

This past weekend was the 5th Annual Southwest Missouri Hot Rod Hundred hosted by the CrossMembers Car Club. All week the weather forecast called for rain, which I was afraid would impact attendance for this year’s Hot Rod Hundred, but then on the day of the event the rain held off for the most part and […]

Event Coverage: 2017 2nd Annual NWA Hot Rod Hundred Reliability Run

Event Coverage: 2017 2nd Annual NWA Hot Rod Hundred Reliability Run

For the second year in a row, I have gone down to Northwest Arkansas (NWA) to attend the NWA Hot Rod Hundred Reliability Run. This year the Hot Rod Hundred was held on June 10th and started at the Western Sizzilin in Springdale Arkansas. From there the route took us on back highways going pass […]

Event Coverage: 2016 Hot Rod Holiday

Event Coverage: 2016 Hot Rod Holiday

This past weekend was the 3rd Annual Hot Rod Holiday indoor car show held at the Springfield Expo Center here in Springfield, Mo. Move in for the Hot Rod Holiday started on Friday afternoon, luckily I work close enough to the Springfield Expo Center that I was able to go over during lunch and watch […]

Event Coverage: 2016 Old Geezers Car Show

Event Coverage: 2016 Old Geezers Car Show

This past weekend was the 6th Annual Old Geezers Car Show held in Lamar, Missouri during Lamar’s Wyatt Erp Days Fall Festival. This is one car show that my father always tries to make. One because his car fits in perfectly since it is a traditionally styled custom and the other is because he knows […]

Event Coverage: Pete And Jake’s Open House and Car Show

Event Coverage: Pete And Jake’s Open House and Car Show

This past Saturday my father and I got up bright and early and made the little over two hour drive up to Pete and Jake’s Open House and Car Show in Peculiar, Missouri in his 1956 Mercury. This was actually the first year that we have taken one of our cars to this even. In […]

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: 52nd Annual Darryl Starbird’s Rod and Custom Car Show

Event Coverage: 52nd Annual Darryl Starbird’s Rod and Custom Car Show

This past weekend my father and I took the short drive to Tulsa, Oklahoma to attend the 52nd Annual Darryl Starbird Rod and Custom Car Show  held at the River Spirit Expo Center on February 19th–21st.  My father and I have been going to this show for about the last 6 years.  This show usually draws in […]

Event Coverage: 2015 Old Geezers Car Show

Event Coverage: 2015 Old Geezers Car Show

This past weekend was the 2015 Old Geezers Car Show in Lamar, Mo. My parents have been going down to the Old Geezers Car Show on Friday afternoon and staying until Sunday afternoon for a few years now. Amanda, Cameron and I went down on Saturday. This was actually a special occasion for Cameron (and […]

Event Coverage: 2015 HAMB Drags

Event Coverage: 2015 HAMB Drags

This marks the 2nd year in a row that I have made the short trip over to Ashbury, Mo to the Smokin’ Mo-Kan Dragway for the 13th Annual HAMB Drags presented by the Jalopy Journal. This is one of my favorite events to attend of the year. I’m a big fan of traditional hot rods and drag […]

Event Coverage: 2nd Annual SWMO Hot Rod Hundred

Event Coverage: 2nd Annual SWMO Hot Rod Hundred

This past weekend my father and I took his 1956 Mercury on the Southwest Missouri Hot Rod Hundred event put on by the Cross Members Car Club. This is the 2nd year of the Hot Rod Hundred and the amount it has grown in just a year is very impressive. I’m a proponent of the […]

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