From Our Friends

From Our Friends

From our friends is the category where we post articles that just don't fit into the other categories. These are interesting and fun stories from "our friends" and we're sure you'll enjoy these hot rod stories.



Mustang Dream Lives On!

A very touching story of how a man lives on in his car !     Mustang Dream Lives On By Terry Kohl Rex Ferguson had always admired the early model Mustang’s for their style, simplicity under the hood and, with the right engine, their horsepower. It was no surprise to his family that in the summer of 1994 he began looking for a rust free ‘Pony’ to restore.... read more...

From Legend to Legacy

Whether Harry C. Stutz, creator of the Stutz Bearcat automobile, was aware of this definition or not, there is something very strong and powerful looking about this stately brass era car, the most famous American sports car of its era. Dream: noun; A visionary scheme; a wild conceit, an idle fancy; a vagary; a reverie applied to an imagery or... read more...

"Our Friend Billy Moore"

.....a nice story from Carrie Rahm about a friend of theirs and his cars.     Hi Everyone!      I want to talk about a very good friend who has helped us so much in our little collection of cars.      Billy Moore and his lovely wife, Donna, own three great customs.  My personal favorite is Earth Angel, but his '64 Ford Convertible is the only one out of... read more...

Barn Full of Cars

Larry Hofer found what we've all dreamed of finding... a Barn full of cars ! Check this out.....           My Great Find!! I just took a look at all the cars Bob Lawford sent in of the junkyard in Maine.  It's just hard to believe that there are still some old yards like this one still around….. Not only that, but the hot... read more...

What's a Clenet?

The Clenet was a remarkable car and remains a very desirable collectible... Thanks to Del Brown for sending in this story about this car.       What's A Clenet?? Well, we think it is arguably the most beautifully styled automobile in the world. Alain Clenet (a French-born designer, pronounced clay-nay) founded Clenet... read more...

And They Called It Puppy Love.....

  Take a look at this great story about a love affair with a Mustang.....     And They Called It Puppy Love By Terry Kohl Last year was Lisa Becker’s 30th Anniversary.  Back in 1973 no one would have believed that teenage love could last so long. Ah, but what do they know, those who have never felt the pangs of young passion!  But then again, this... read more...

Old Truck A Member of Family For 65 Years

Old Truck A Member of Family For 65 Years by Terry Kohl   Dean Byers Rodgers was born June 18, 1916, on a dairy farm in Springfield Township, PA. In those days, although far from idyllic, life was certainly moving at a slower, less frantic pace.  Chicken's were raised, not only for food but for "egg money," usually saved in a hidden jar for... read more...

Take Good Care of Your Baby!

In this section we try to bring informative articles to our visitors about topics that relate to our hobby.  We have recently had an article submitted to us by Terry Kohl, of Media Management Marketing…. With a lot of valuable information about insurance for your car.     Take Good Care of Your Baby !   by  Terry Kohl   It's getting to be that time of... read more...

My 1976 Trans Am's first real day out on the road again in New Jersey

My 1976 Trans Am's first real day out on the road again in New Jersey By Ben Deutschman March 2011 Okay, these photos are not from a sanctioned Car Show, or even a Cruise Night, they are instead photos from my 1976 Trans Am's first real day out on the road again in New Jersey, since November 2010. The aforementioned date, was the day of the Metuchen,... read more...

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