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Art & Design

Neferteri Part Two

Posted  August 25, 2016  by  Larry Pointer

  NEFERTERI part Two   Larry Pointer, our Forrest Gump of the Conquistadors Car Club, marvels at Europe’s Golden Age of the coach built automobile, and influences that would ripple across the Atlantic Pond. From carrossieres to customizers, the distance is not so very far. Larry Pointer found himself a survivor of Y2K, retired, a […]

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Custom History

Custom Plastic Details Part 2

Posted  August 24, 2016  by  Rik Hoving

  CUSTOM PLASTIC DETAILS   Shortly after WWII Car builders and Customizers started to experiment with the new product Plastic, and see how it could be incorporated in Custom Restyling. Part 2 exterior use of plastics on Custom Cars. In the first article on the use of plastic in Custom Restyling we concentrated on the […]

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Early Custom Cars

Historic Customs USA Road Trip P2

Posted  August 17, 2016  by  Rik Hoving

  HISTORIC CUSTOMS USA Road Trip Part 2   By Ronnie Lindblom & Micke Hedberg. After 11 days of hard work Ronnie and Micke got their Historic Customs on the road and ready to go. In early July 2016 Ronnie Lindblom and Micke Hedberg left Sweden for their dream road trip in the USA. Both […]

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Jim Roten

Jim Roten 52 Ford

Posted  August 17, 2016  by  Rik Hoving

  JIM ROTEN 52 FORD   Jim Roten Acquired his 1952 Ford Convertible in 1954. He started customizing it right away. Over the next few years the car developed in a wonderful styled Mild Custom. By Jim Roten Jim Roten from Chico California has been into custom cars since he was a teenager. In 1954 Jim […]

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Customs For Sale

Quesada 50 Ford Custom

Posted  July 31, 2016  by  Rik Hoving

  QUESADA 50 FORD   Guided by Crazy Art Fullington Arturo Quesada set out to create his ultimate 1950 Ford sedan full Custom dream car. – Sponsored Article – Arturo  Quesada Grew up in Southern California where he met Art “Crazy Art” Fullington mid 80’s. He became good friend with Art Fullington who also became his personal mentor. He taught […]

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Neferteri Part Two

  NEFERTERI part Two   Larry Pointer, our Forrest Gump of the Conquistadors Car Club, marvels at Europe’s Golden Age of the coach built automobile, and influences that would...
by Larry Pointer
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Custom Plastic Details Part 2

  CUSTOM PLASTIC DETAILS   Shortly after WWII Car builders and Customizers started to experiment with the new product Plastic, and see how it could be incorporated in Custom Resty...
by Rik Hoving
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Historic Customs USA Road Trip P2

  HISTORIC CUSTOMS USA Road Trip Part 2   By Ronnie Lindblom & Micke Hedberg. After 11 days of hard work Ronnie and Micke got their Historic Customs on the road and ready to g...
by Rik Hoving
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Jim Roten 52 Ford

  JIM ROTEN 52 FORD   Jim Roten Acquired his 1952 Ford Convertible in 1954. He started customizing it right away. Over the next few years the car developed in a wonderful styled M...
by Rik Hoving
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Historic Customs USA Road Trip P1

  HISTORIC CUSTOMS USA Road Trip Part 1   How to get two historic stalled Custom Cars back on the road and make a once in a life-time Road Trip. By Ronnie Lindblom & Micke ...
by Rik Hoving
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Hudson Joe Collection Part 2

  HUDSON JOE COLLECTION Part 2   Hudson Joe has been collecting old Hot Rod and Custom Car photos for many year. Great material from the 40’s and 50’s. The Hudson Joe ...
by Rik Hoving
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Neferteri, Part One

  NEFERTERI part One   A Forrest Gump run through the Art Deco scene of the Streamline machine. Larry Pointer found himself a survivor of Y2K, retired, a widower, and a more or le...
by Larry Pointer
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Quesada 50 Ford Custom

  QUESADA 50 FORD   Guided by Crazy Art Fullington Arturo Quesada set out to create his ultimate 1950 Ford sedan full Custom dream car. – Sponsored Article – Arturo  Quesada...
by Rik Hoving
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Mexico Runaway

  MEXICO RUNAWAY   La Puente California resident Tom Hutchinson shared some of his old photos with David Zivot. He also shared an very interesting Ayala story told to him by his f...
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VooDoo Sahara Debuts

  VOODOO SAHARA DEBUTS   VooDoo Larry did it.. he made it in time to debut the car at the 2016 Salina KKOA Lead Slead Spectacular. And the car is stunning!     This is ...
by Rik Hoving
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Hudson Joe Collection part 1

  HUSDON JOE COLLECTION Part 1   Hudson Joe has been collecting old Hot Rod and Custom Car photos for many year. Great material from the 40’s and 50’s. The Hudson Joe ...
by Rik Hoving
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Rotunda Customs 1956 Show

  ROTUNDA CUSTOMS 1956 SHOW   In February 1956 the FoMoCo organized the second Custom Car Show in the Ford Rotunda building. Sadly this would also be the last time this prestigi...
by Rik Hoving
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Rotunda Customs 1955 Show

  ROTUNDA CUSTOMS 1955 SHOW   In 1955 and 1956 the Ford Motor Company hosted a small Custom Car and Hot Rod show in the beautiful Art-Deco Rotunda visitors center in Dearborn, Mi...
by Rik Hoving
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Voodoo Sahara almost finished

  VOODOO SAHARA ALMOST FINISHED   On July 27 2016 the VooDoo Sahara is planned to debut at the 2016 KKOA Leadsled Spectacular in Salina Kansas… In less than a week and a ha...
by Rik Hoving
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House of Chrome Truck Illustration

  HOUSE of CHROME TRUCK ILLUSTRATION   When CCC Member Hudson Joe went out to buy an 1941 bike, he made an very interesting discovery. A beautiful 1951 Artist Impression of the Ho...
by Rik Hoving
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Low Profile Deuce

  LOW PROFILE DEUCE   Thirty-two Fords have always been at the forefront of the “hotrod movement” which began in the 1940’s. Here is an example of one of the mor...
by Tom Nielsen
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RIP Art Chrisman

  RIP ART CHRISMAN   Art Chrisman passed away age 86 on July 12 2016. RIP Mr Art Chrisman Art Chrisman, one of the founding fathers of NHRA Drag Racing and a member of one of the ...
by Rik Hoving
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Custom Plastic Details

  CUSTOM PLASTIC DETAILS   Around 1947 Jesse Lopez experimented with the use of clear green Lucite to Custom Restyle the interior of his 1941 Ford Coupe. The start of a new trend ...
by Rik Hoving
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