Category Archives: American

American classic cars

Cheech Marin’s 1955 Chevy Bel Air Convertible – Mine First!

By: D. Brian Smith Photography: Bob Wingate Have you ever owned a car that was a true "chick magnet?" That term is not politically correct, but it most accurately describes my first car, a '55 Chevrolet Bel Air convertible. Whenever I drove it, girls would follow me around and honk their horns at me. Some…
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Good-Guys 17th Meguiar’s Del Mar Nationals

By: D. Brian Smith Photography: Good-Guys For hot rodders, muscle car enthusiasts, pony car fans and all forms of gearheads in general, spring comes a calling with the first outdoor car show of the season. The Good-Guys Meguiar's Del Mar Nationals is one such first outdoor event that draws participants and spectators from across the…
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Father, Son, Son & Cousin FFR Mk4 Cobra Build

Published on Monterey Car Week (FFR Mk4 Cobra) Father, Son, Son & Cousin FFR Mk4 Cobra Build Our Factory Five Racing Mk4 Cobra Roadster Replica On Her Maiden Voyage By D. Brian Smith Photography: D. Brian Smith Author's Note: As of this writing, we've logged over 900 miles on our Factory Five Racing Mk4 Cobra…
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1931 Duesenberg Model J Tourster

Published in Monterey Car Week (Duesenberg Model J) Editor's Note: If you like Duesenbergs, you'll love this one. Thanks to RM Sotheby's for permitting Monterey Car Week to publish the article and photos. The car will go across the block at the 2016 RM Sotheby's event in Monterey in August.     265 bhp, 420…
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