Daily Driver Gone Wild: The Golden Sahara

Once in a while, we run across a photo of a vintage custom build that fascinates us.   The styling of this car and the time period of this photo led us to one logical conclusion as to who could have been the cu...

Fatefully Driven: The1966 Hannibal 8

So... things didn't go quite as planned yesterday!  We had a full post for you, but the internet gremlins ate half of it, so what you saw was missing text and photos.  So, here's the full version as we intended...

Vintage Edelbrock

We were fortunate enough to visit Vic Edelbrock's Garage this past weekend while at the Rev'ved Up 4 Kids Car Show, we passed down a hallway and couldn't resist snapping a few pics of these vintage Edelbrock ca...

Vic Edelbrock’s Garage

Vintage cars captivate us because (aside from many other enticing reasons) they transport us to a different era.  When we visited Vic's Garage during the Rev'ved Up 4 Kids Car Show this past weekend, a peek int...

Supermodel: The Tucker Torpedo

This week, we can't seem to resist bringing you stories of things that aren't quite cars.  First, an auto-inspired boat, and now, a model of a car.  From the collection of Margie and Robert Petersen, this 1944 ...

1956 Lone Star Meteor

So today we bring you.... a boat.  I know, this is a car blog.  But once in a while, we just have to show you another mode of transportation that is absolutely, 100% inspired by vintage auto beauty, as is the c...

Defining Fabulous

The dictionaries give several definitions of fabulous, including: astonishing, incredible, extraordinary, amazingly good, and wonderful.  There's a reason this past weekend's show was called Fabulous Fords Fore...

Fabulous Fords Forever 2013

This past weekend hosted the largest Ford gathering in the west at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, CA. The Fabulous Fords Forever show featured over 2,100 cars, and we'll be bringing you highlights of this in...

Car Crash: Putting the Super in Supercharged

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...

OPG Classic Car Show

During the first weekend of April, Original Parts Group in Seal Beach, CA, hosted a killer classic car show, and it didn't take much to convince us to come out and cover the vintage goodness that graced the OPG...

Goodguys Del Mar Nationals 2013

As the weather warms, the calendar fills with shows and vintage cars come out to play. This past weekend, many of them were at the Goodguys Del Mar Nationals. Goodguys always puts on a great car show, and Del M...

The Art of Toy Cars: Metropolis II

We've recommended the Petersen Automotive Museum on more than one occasion (here, here, here, and here), and should you make it there for a visit, it's worth the short trip just across the street to LACMA, the ...