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THE CCC ITEM ARCHIVES
 

 

CCC the first two years

  CUSTOM CAR CHRONICLE the first two years   Early July 2013 we, my wife, our technical guy Libsky and myself hit the PUBLISH button for the very first time, the Custom Car Chroni...
by Rik Hoving
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Larry Ernst Chevy at Cobo Hall

LARRY ERNST CHEVY AT COBO HALL The team at Brothers Custom Automotive has been freshing up the Barris Kustoms Shop built Larry Ernst 1951 Chevy to be displayed at the 2015 Detroit Autrama. ...
by Rik Hoving
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Pebble Beach Concours Mercury

2015 Pebble Beach Mercurys

  2015 PEBBLE BEACH MERCURYS   The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance creates a class of historic 1949-51 Mercury Customs for Sunday, August 16, 2015     Pebble Beac...
by Rik Hoving
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Larry Robbins Barris ’48 Merc NOT found

EARLY BARRIS ’48 MERC NOT FOUND In June, 2014 we reported that possebly the Barris built 1948 Mercury of Larry Robbins was found in ad on eBay. Kustom Car enthustast Kurt McCormick b...
by Rik Hoving
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Radcliffe Shoebox sees light of day

RADCLIFFE SHOEBOX Rob Radcliffe from King Kustoms in Temecula, California, has been working on his personal Custom Shoebox for many years. Today Rob took the car outside for the first time ...
by Rik Hoving
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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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Kevan Sledge RJ cover

KEVAN SLEDGE RJ COVER A long lasting dream for many hot rodder and custom car guy is to make it onto the cover of the Rodder’s Journal. Kevan Sledge’s amazing 1940 Mercury is on...
by Rik Hoving
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Richard Gregg 50 Ford The Capri

50 Ford The Capri Found

  50 FORD THE CAPRI FOUND   Richard Gregg rebuild a 1950 Ford Coupe into a chopped and sectioned pick-up shop truck as a rolling advertising for his Ricks Body shop in Sacramento...
by Rik Hoving
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Kevan Sledge Merc Finished

SLEDGE MERC FINISHED After driving his perfectly styled 1940 Mercury in suede for many years. Kevan Sledge debuted his finished 1940 Mercury at the 2014 Santa Maria WCK show. evan Sledge of...
by Rik Hoving
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Snooky Janich Ford Restored

  SNOOKY JANICH FORD RESTORED   Having owned the Barris Restyled 1941 Snooky Janich Ford for a few decades, Brothers George and Steve Mallory set out to have it in primer at the G...
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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The end of R&C magazine

RIP R&C MAGAZINE The October 2014 will be the final issue of Rod & Custom Magazine. Thank you Rod & Custom Magazine. e have just found out that the publisher of Rod & Custom...
by Rik Hoving
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Tom Hocker Ford Restoration update

  TOM HOCKER FORD RESTORATION   Tom Hocker’s Barris Kustoms built 1940 Ford Coupe has been around since the early 1950’s. It has been updated a few times, but now its...
by Rik Hoving
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Ida 1940 Merc Finished

  IDA 40 MERC FINISHED   Rob Ida and his team of excellent craftsman in Morganville NJ have finished the outstanding Art-Deco styled 1940 Mercury to debut at the 2015 SEMA Show. t...
by Rik Hoving
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Jesse Lopez Clone nearly done.

LOPEZ FORD CLONE The clone of the Jesse Lopez 1941 Ford build by Jerry Daman from Texas is in the final stages. Today Jerry took the car out side for a good look. The original Jesse Lopez...
by Rik Hoving
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Hirohata Merc Clone new Owner

  HIROHATA MERC CLONE NEW OWNER   In August 2016 John D Agostino and parter Woodroe Parker  buy the Doug Thompson built Hirohata Mercury Clone from original owner Jack Walker. Jo...
by Rik Hoving
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Reunited Trophies

  REUNITED TROPHIES   Jack Stewart won several trophies with the Ayala-Barris created Jack Stewart 1941 Ford. Jack hold on to a few of those trophies, and wanted them to be reunit...
by Rik Hoving
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