The 13th Annual Lonestar Roundup in Austin, Texas is a wrap and by all accounts, this year’s event was one helluva shindig. The Kontinentals Car Club have pulled off another great show with several hundred vehicles and many thousands of people in attendance. The Lonestar Roundup gets bigger and better every year, showing no signs […]
A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to travel to Los Angeles, California for work. Because of the terrible weather here in Missouri I had to leave a day earlier than originally planned to guarantee that I actually made it to California. This caused me to gain an extra day to sightsee. Instead of […]
Known as one of the premiere builders in the hot rod world today, Troy Ladd has certainly made his mark on the industry. Things could be changing for Ladd’s Hollywood Hot Rods in the future as Ladd debates expanding his business’s footprint in the Hollywood hills of California. Check out how in the video above, […]
Shot Reel – Squeeg’s Kustoms from Hollywood Finch Productions on Vimeo. The great thing about media is that it compounds the inherent beauty of things–in this case the artistic talent of hot rod and kustom builders. In this day and age, film is a powerful tool to promote, spread awareness, and call attention to people, […]
This past weekend my father and I decided at the last minute to drive down to Darryl Starbird’s 50th Annual Rod and Custom Car Show held in Tulsa, Oklahoma. I won’t bore you with the specifics but just say this was one of the best indoor car shows I have attended. Darryl pulled out all […]
This past weekend Amanda and I were able to take Dad’s 1956 Mercury to the 40th Annual Vintage Rods Rod Run in Carthage, Missouri. We have attended this car show numerous times in the past and its always a great time. Take a look at the pictures from the event after the jump.
Just stumbled upon this video from Goodguys Rod & Custom Association of John D’Agostino of Celebrity Kustoms being profiled with one of his many kustoms “Sophia” during last weekends 2013 Custom of the Year competition held at the All-American Get Together in Pleasanton, Ca. Watch the video after the jump.
Nick Rogers’ radical 1951 Mercury custom has won the Goodguys 2013 Mother’s Custom of the Year award at the Goodguys 31st All American Get-Together in Pleasanton, California. Rogers’ sleek candy blue Merc beat out a stellar national field of customs, collecting its second major award this spring. The car also won the coveted Custom d’Elegance […]