My first car
1931 model A Ford 5 window, purchased in about 1957. I still own it, although it is not driveable. I still own my first pickup, and have my first wife. I worked for the same agency for over 40 years. I do not make big changes.
Car I wish I still had
1952 Mercury Convertalble, with Chevy 265 bored to 283, balanced with 4V carb and Duntov cam, Packard Od trans. (I still have the engine.)
My dream car
A 1932 Packard 3 window coupe, maroon, seen in the Gilmore Museum in Hickory Corners, MI.
Car clubs I’m in
Association of Calif Car Clubs (ACCC)
SEMA ACTION NETWORK (SAN)
Contemporary Historical Vehicle Assoc., Mt Shasta Region (CHVA)
Model A Ford Club of America (MAFCA)
- Driving song: On the Road Again
- Car movie: American Graffiti
- Car book: Zin and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
- Car magazine: Auto Restorer
— Profile last updated: Feb 7, 2015