Cinema Cars

Wheels & Reels

On our recent trip to the Petersen Automotive Museum to see Press Kale's Terraplane in the Pickups exhibit, we stopped by their Hollywood Cars exhibit, and were delighted to find a few authentic vintage hot rod...

Lit from Within: Illuminated Tires

Not long ago we featured an incredible George Barris (and later, Jim Street) custom titled The Golden Sahara.  Filled with incredible detail, such as split fins, a clear custom bubble top, a record player, and ...

The Golden Sahara II

On Monday, we featured a Barris Kustom titled The Golden Sahara.  When we began researching the car, it looked wildly familiar to us.  Car nuts like us know a famous builder's creation when they see one.  You k...

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...

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...

Cinema Cars: Gangster Squad

For vintage car lovers like us, a period film is always more exciting when retro cars are featured.  For us, they're the stars of the film.  Sometimes, we even find it challenging to follow along with the plot ...