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American Car Culture Lives On In Upstate N.Y.
Wednesday, 17 Sep, 2014 – 8:03 | No Comment
American Car Culture Lives On In Upstate N.Y.

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
HOLLAND PATENT, N.Y. – For many curious visitors, Mark Theobald’s hobby shop is the last business they expect to find in this sleepy, Central New York village.
“It’s a very common response,” said Theobald, owner and curator of Adirondack Motorbooks & Collectibles. “There’s only a couple of stores like this in [...]

Deals On Wheels And Everything Else At TMS Meet
Thursday, 15 May, 2014 – 7:07 | 3 Comments
Deals On Wheels And Everything Else At TMS Meet

FORT WORTH, Texas – After a couple of hours of wandering around the parking lot at Texas Motor Speedway, it was as if this particular assemblage of assorted tail light lenses, used carburetors and chrome wheel trim rings had taken on a life of their own.
Or maybe it was just the spring Texas heat, wearing [...]

Foose Rollin’ Out Art, Making Dreams Come True
Thursday, 7 Nov, 2013 – 8:41 | Comments Off
Foose Rollin’ Out Art, Making Dreams Come True

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – There probably isn’t a “Car Guy” with remote-in-hand who hasn’t fantasized about having his hot rod/muscle car/collector car brought back to life by designer Chip Foose.
The star of the long-running reality TV series “Overhaulin’ ” has turned many an idle and often hopeless project vehicle into [...]

Cars And Coffee Are Both Hot At Texas Outing
Saturday, 20 Jul, 2013 – 18:04 | Comments Off
Cars And Coffee Are Both Hot At Texas Outing

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
PLANO, Texas – You have to get there early if you want to score a parking spot at Cars and Coffee Dallas, the first Saturday of the month gathering of all things automobilia hosted by Classic BMW.
For a couple of Porschephiles living in Fort Worth, “early” translated into a 5 [...]

‘Fast N’ Loud’ Building Cool Cars, Rabid Following
Wednesday, 8 May, 2013 – 7:01 | 12 Comments
‘Fast N’ Loud’ Building Cool Cars, Rabid Following

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Fans of Discovery Channel’s “Fast N’ Loud” reality series dealing with an acute case of repeat episode withdrawal need to stay the course. Plenty of new shows are in the pipeline, beginning on June 10.
Co-stars Richard Rawlings, Aaron Kaufman and the crew at Gas Monkey [...]