Archive for September, 2010

Bon Scott statue in Fremantle

September 30, 2010

Our photos of the Bon Scott statue in Fremantle bring a lot of hits to our humble little blog and so we will post this close up we took in December of 2008.

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Flashbacks to trip to Australia

September 30, 2010

This vintage Ford pickup looks to be about a ’48.

Mighty-boy trucks are more commonly seen in Australian than the USA.

Another Mighty-boy truck at SummerNats 2009.

Summer Nats 2009 car-spotting

September 30, 2010

Deuce with blue flames paint job seen at SummerNats in early 2009.

Right-hand drive 1955 Ford with flame paint job.

Just because you see something and take a snapshot, doesn’t mean you know exactly what it is.

Snapshots from Oz

September 29, 2010

These lads are shown at the Bonn Scott statue in December of 2008.

“Top of the world, Ma!”

Some fans can’t wait to see the newest Batman movie.

Austalians can do something Americans can not and that is buy a cocktail in a can.

More photos from the trip to Oz

September 29, 2010

AKA “The Falcon” as seen in Kalgoorlie.

We often wonder if he got his writing project finished and published.

Archive material

September 28, 2010

Snapshots from the Sidney trip in 2008 and 2009.

Aussie flashbacks

September 28, 2010

My photos from my trip to Australia have been in storage for some time, but last week I took them out of the storage unit and can now post some of the good ones that I didn’t have time to see and post while I was “on the road.”

TR-3 in Rush Hour Traffic

September 23, 2010

We saw this TR-3 at Washington and Lincoln this morning and were able to get some photos before the light changed and it went on  its way.

Replica vintage BMW motorcycle

September 23, 2010

This new motorcycle, which we saw at Motorcars of Hollywood, on Lincoln Blvd., in Marina del Rey, is made in China and is a licensed reproduction of a post war BMW motorcycle.  According to William Byrd, the reproductions are still being made under a post war agreement and this one is for sale.

http://www.motorcarsof hollywood.com

We took more photos of other vehicles there and will try to post them over the weekend.

Special guest

September 23, 2010

The “special guest” at the most recent meeting of the Los Angeles Shelby American Automobile Club can be seen in the background of this photo.