Another Reason Why Drag Racing Is Awesome

There's no forgetting Miss Hurst Golden Shifter Linda Vaughn, who went from race day eye candy to SCCA racer after graduating from the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving. [The H.A.M.B. via TheSelvedgeYard] » 8/11/10 8:30am 8/11/10 8:30am

How To Tow A Jaguar Equipped With An Electronic Shift Lever

A Jaguar XFR recently suffered electrical failure while in my care, and its electronic shift lever became locked in Park. When the time came to tow it, the car had to be in neutral. Here's the trick to shifting it. » 5/05/10 5:30pm 5/05/10 5:30pm

The Island That Time Forgot: Hurst Mystery Shifter Display

I forgot to mention one of the most important reasons for having so many surviving old cars on the streets of Alameda: Lee Auto Supply. This old-school auto-parts store has been in the same brick building on Park Street since the 1920s, and now stands as one of the only remaining independent parts stores in northern… » 12/20/07 2:30pm 12/20/07 2:30pm