New Robert Williams Site Goes Live

I'm still kicking myself for loaning my copy of Williams' Visual Addiction to some schmuck who never returned it, but even that twinge of pain is eased by the joy of perusing the God Of HoonArt's new site. Yes, it's all Flash (booo!) but the content is good enough to compensate. [Robert Williams Studio, via BoingBoing] » 12/27/07 9:30am 12/27/07 9:30am

Vintage Bulgarian Racing Hoonage, Captured On Canvas!

While researching the amazing Sofia B Bulgarian sports car, I ran across this fine painting by Ivan Kolev, entitled Dramatic Scene From The First Balkan Race (1929). Check out the doomed occupants of the yellow car- Mr. Kolev is the Bulgarian Robert Williams!

Bulgarian Car History Art [carhistorybg.com]

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LaVella Hits the Brucker Collection Auction

Long ago, there was a magical place in Buena Park, California called MovieWorld: Cars of the Stars, owned by a pair of brothers by the name of Brucker. Ed Roth worked there. Von Dutch lived in a bus on the property, and although the museum closed in '79, the Bruckers' stored collection contained some fabulous » 5/16/06 12:27am 5/16/06 12:27am