The Door Art Of Billetproof Nor-Cal 2008

We thought we were all done with Billetproof Nor-Cal posts after the Mega Gallery » 9/29/08 3:20pm 9/29/08 3:20pm yesterday, but then we got all these shots from member and Assistant Perpetrator Nick Pon. While I was shooting , he was shooting door art (and some hood, trunk, and toolbox art as well). Like everything else at Billetproof, the styles …

The Billetproof Nor-Cal Mega Gallery

Now that we've put up a few small batches of photos of Billetproof patinas » 9/28/08 11:00am 9/28/08 11:00am, , and , it's probably time to share of photographs from last weekend in bustling Antioch, California. Making the jump will get you three big galleries, with photos by me (the first two) and (the last one). Enjoy.

The Shitty Splitty Triumphs Over Tennessee Rust... For Now

Of all the cars we saw at the Billetproof Nor-Cal » 9/25/08 4:40pm 9/25/08 4:40pm show in Antioch, this split-window VW Type 2 pickup was the hands-down winner of our Rustiest Vehicle Award. Originally a plumber's work truck in Tennessee (you can just barely make out the lettering on the sides), this Transporter became so rust-ravaged that it was…

The Engines Of Billetproof Nor-Cal 2008

We've seen the emblems » 9/25/08 2:00pm 9/25/08 2:00pm, the , and the of the show last weekend, and now it's time to look at some . Many, many small-block Chevy and Ford flatheads were present, of course, but we ( and I) made an effort to capture some of the less commonplace powerplants as well. Lots of photos here, so jump to see them all.