Bonneville Nights

When the sun goes down the rods come out.

When you experience something truly special with others it is inevitable that connections are made. After a day on the salt most of the speed and adventure seekers find their way back to Wendover and the Nugget parking lot to unwind and make sense of everything the saw that day.
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Monday Motorvation : Model T POWER

For today’s Motorvation Monday, check out Brian Blain’s very modified 1925 Ford Model-T Lakester. He’s running what looks like a 178ci 4-banger with Rajo BB-R heads (note the 2 spark plugs per head) with a homemade overhead cam conversion. These photos were taken at this year’s Race of Gentlemen at Pismo beach where this little bucket ran quick!
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1936 Ford at Ford Ord

The Duchess wanders through some quickly eroding California history.

Originally built during WWI and closed in 1994, 2000 acre Fort Ord has been home to countless troops during every major American engagement including the entire 7th infantry division. It is now home to a university, state park, national monument and Laguna Seca race track but many of the original buildings and infrastructure remain. And if you explore long enough you can find some nice spots to snap a shot of your favorite car!

  • 1936 Ford Fort Ord

2016 CHRR

Big 25th anniversary for the California Hot Rod Reunion at Famoso.

This month’s California Hot Rod Reunion marks the 25th anniversary of one of the best drag-racing events in the country. If you’ve never been, the trip to Famoso Raceway outside Bakersfield should be somewhere on that list of things to see before you die.

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