Monterey Car Week 2016

Monterey Car Week 2016

Or as I call it? Fentanyl Week.   Nothing hurts in Car Week.  Everyone is friendly, chatty, and never rushed when discussing the auto di momento.  Like Fentanyl, Car Week is strong, almost pure, addictive, really expensive, but the hangover is brutal. The car owners don’t get hangovers from...

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1950 Skorpion Bodied Crosley

1950 Skorpion Bodied Crosley

Car People! You’re driving through the neighborhood you may have lived in for dozens of years and you spy the corner of an old car under a bunch of Christmas decorations, a vintage bedspread, and a napping cat.  It’s a head snapper followed by a power slide and a polite case of stalking. How in...

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The Family Reunion and a Hot Babe.

The Family Reunion and a Hot Babe.

I am drawn in and held captive by a long list of things that include my wife’s hazel eyes, one-off hand crafted radiator caps, the deep 3 hour silence when climbing Mt Hamilton at dawn, the hum-rumble-pop-hiss of a pre-1925 car, and good Gelato.  I’m also drawn to the eccentric, miscellaneous...

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Challenge Accepted

Challenge Accepted

There is a 5 minute conversation you might have about a car and then there’s the 2.5 hour version. This is a story of a 2.5 hour version. noun  com·mit·ment a promise to do or give something a promise to be loyal to someone or something the attitude of someone who works very hard to do or...

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