Street Spot: 1950s Chevy Cab Over Engine

Remember this Chevy at the end of Monday's Cool Cruise post? We were equally thrilled to see the truck that was hauling it, as it was the same cab over that we had seen in the parking lot at the Hot Rod ...

Car Crash: Fran’s ’57 Bel Air Wagon

A feature here at the Daily Driver is the Car Crash.  Breathe easy - no actual cars were harmed in the making of this crash.  That would be a crime, and a cryin' shame.  Our Car Crash is much more fun - in a "c...

La Verne’s Cool Cruise

Easter weekend is usually a quiet weekend when it comes to car shows, as family gatherings take precedence.  There was one great car show to be found, however, and sandwiched between Good Friday and Easter Sund...

The Cover Cars of Hot Rod Magazine

Today we bring you part two of this past weekend's Hot Rod Homecoming,which celebrated 65 years of Hot Rod Magazine.  If you missed part one, you can catch up here. What's the best way to tug at our nostalgi...

Hot Rod Homecoming 2013

The iconic Hot Rod Magazine celebrated its 65th birthday in grand style with a Hot Rod Homecoming at the Pomona Fairplex this past weekend. The show included 75 cars from Hot Rod covers over the years, which we...

Grease Lightning

During our recent visit to the Petersen Automotive Museum to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Corvette, we took a look in their Hollywood Cars exhibit, which consistently features a variety of famous movie...

Student Driver

The thought of a student driver often conjures up fear and anxiety - either you have a horror story of being a student driver yourself, or you can remember driving near one... either way, there was probably ner...

More from the 2013 Temecula Rod Run

If you missed yesterday's coverage of the Temecula Rod Run, you'll definitely want to check it out here.  If you liked the first taste of what the Rod Run had to offer, you'll love the second half... ...

Temecula Rod Run 2013

On March 8th and 9th, rodders and fans of pre- '74 classic cars overtook Old Town Temecula for the annual Temecula Rod Run. Amidst the classic hot rods, there were a few rarely seen vintage vehicles,...

Vanity, Thy Name is Plate

When building a vintage vehicle, everything is personal. From the paint scheme to the wheels, hot rodders work on each and every detail to ensure that the final product is truly a representation of themselves. ...

Corvettes… Continued!

While the cars celebrating in the Petersen's parking lot structure couldn't stay longer than a day, the ones showcased inside the museum will be around a bit longer.  Never a museum to disappoint, the Petersen ...

The Underwater Bugatti

While there are many Bugattis in the Mullin's collection, one stands out from the rest - a 1925 Bugatti Type 22 Brescia Roadster: Unrestored is an understatement when looking at this Bugatti. However, th...

Paris Auto Salons in the Art Deco Era

When we visited the Mullin Automotive Museum earlier this month, I was impressed by the styling of the museum itself, which perfectly complements the Art Deco cars in the collection.  In fact, it's as close as ...

The Elegance of the Hispano-Suizas

One of the delights of visiting a museum like the Mullin is the opportunity to meet vehicles that are rarely seen, certainly on the road or even at shows.  A collaboration at the turn of the century between a S...

The Decadence of the Delahaye

While we love to celebrate the daily driver automobiles that regularly grace our roads, we also love to admire rare automotive works of a bygone era, like those we visited this past weekend at the Mullin Automo...