Pinto-Engined Baja Bug Couldn't Hide In The Desert Forever

If you were into hot-rodded Beetles during the Late Malaise Era, as I most certainly was, you probably remember the small-print ads for the "Pinto Beans" adapter kit from the back pages of your favorite VW magazines. » 4/25/10 5:00pm 4/25/10 5:00pm

How Does This Happen? 1965 Belvedere Coupe Is Crusher-Bound

So much racing heritage for the 1964-66 Plymouth Belvedere coupe, what with this guy's exploits and all those great Belvedere drag cars… yet this one just took its final ride behind a tow truck and now awaits its doom. » 3/28/10 1:00pm 3/28/10 1:00pm

When Is It OK To Tear Up a Junkyard Car To Get Your Part?

Say you're at the junkyard and you need some component that's buried beneath a bunch of tedious-to-remove parts you don't care about. You can break out the Implements Of Destruction and tear the bastid out… but the ethical dilemma! » 3/27/10 5:00pm 3/27/10 5:00pm