The 914 Chronicles: The Search

I’ve always considered myself a lover of all things with a motor. Whether it was one of many Corvettes my dad has owned, or the tractor down on our family farm, I’ve always been fascinated by the design, the looks, their operation. But one thing that I’ve never done a whole lot of is actual work on a car. Sure, I’ve… »9/02/15 11:33am9/02/15 11:33am

The 914 Chronicles: Prologue

It’s been about 6 months of 914 ownership. I’ve spent about 40% of the purchase price on fixing things, and have maybe 100 miles on the car. Yet, 2500 miles from home and away from the car for 3 months, it’s what I think about most other than my wife and dog (and work). How did I get here with this silly, cool little… »8/26/15 3:37pm8/26/15 3:37pm

A Perfect Saturday Morning @ Period Correct w/ video!

Beautiful, just, beautiful. That’s the only way I can describe this Aventurine Green 993 Turbo. It was by far my favorite car hanging out at Period Correct last Saturday, a title not easily won. In addition to this final edition of air cooled wonderfulness, there were a number of other interesting vehicles on hand, or… »8/03/15 12:00pm8/03/15 12:00pm

Why don't cars have this much character anymore? 

So, I detailed a 1965 Thunderbird at work today (not this exact one, but this same color), and having not spent much time around 60’s cars, I was absolutely astonished at just how awesome this interior was. Look at the HVAC controls in the top center of the dashboard. Changing the fan settings makes you feel like you… »4/22/15 10:32pm4/22/15 10:32pm