this past june 15, a friend and i took an 1100 mile round trip to attend a new show being advertised as traditional customs only show! the custom car revival in indiannapolis indiana. we arrived in town friday night and went right to the host hotel where we were greeted by a custom show right in the parking lot.
deb weidman’s custom lincoln. very classy cruiser.
and for something really different mike and chris miranda drove the 1400 mile round trip from new jersey in mike’s full custom corvette originally customized and shown in the very early ’60’s. desoto grill, hooded headlights, ’60 chrysler taillights. (that’s mike talking to mark moriority)
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BARRIS SHOP WALL Spence Murray Took a photo in the early 1950's of a corner at the Barris Shop that has intrigued me ever since. Its time to do some heavy Custom Car Archeology to find out what the Barris guys d...
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Custom Car Chronicle is a online magazine and forum, for custom car and hot rod people who are looking for inspiration, historical knowledge, and a place were their passion can be shared.
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