Friday, October 14, 2011

Barn Find...2055

This thing was in for a ring gear and starter a few weeks ago. It's a Confederate Fighter 120. Imagine perusing the Long Beach swap meet, trying to get one of these things back to it's period correctness. You never know, 2055 will be here before you know it!

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

VW Drags Fontana, Ca.

Went out to Fontana with James this weekend for the VW drag meet. He's trying to get a feel for how fast the class in running these days. Back in '91 his car went 10.40 at about 120mph. That same class this weekend was just a couple tenths quicker so he was feeling optimistic. Lots of thrashing goin on for sure, these things are temperamental, to say the least. Lot of turbo charged cars out there now days too Good time though, here's what you'll see if you ever make it out to