Harold's Club Pigeon-Hole Parking Garage
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Harold’s Club Pigeon-Hole Parking Garage

Built in 1954, this is the famous “Pigeon-Hole Parking” Garage of Harold’s Club in Reno, Nevada. You’d simply drive in and a huge forklift-like mechanism would lift your car up two or three stories into a “pigeon hole” for safe keeping till you came back to claim it. [Read More…]
Dangerous Sport: Motor Skiing in 1955
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Dangerous Sport: Motor Skiing in 1955

Motor Skiing is probably not considered the most dangerous sport by today’s standards, skiers are towed by cars and motorcycles including a Porsche 550 Spyder, a Porsche 356, miscellaneous Triumphs and other motorcycles and are speeding and sliding at speeds up to 100 MPH. [Read More…]
Worlds Only Frank Lloyd Wright Service Station
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Frank Lloyd Wright Service Station

Frank Lloyd Wright Service Station. The R. W. Lindholm Service Station is still open and pumping gas. This unusual Phillips 66 service station is located at the corner of MN-45 and MN-33 in Cloquet, Minnesota. Erected in 1956, the building was the prototype for a service station design that … [Read More…]
Auto Polo - The Sport of the Brave
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Auto Polo – The Sport of the Brave

Auto polo was invented in the United States with rules and equipment similar to equestrian polo, and of course used automobiles instead of horses. The sport was popular at fairs, exhibitions and sports venues across the United States and several areas in Europe from 1911 until the late 1920s. [Read More…]
Bonneville Salt Flats - Save the Salt Coalition
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Bonneville Salt Flats – Save the Salt Foundation

Registered as a National Landmark, the Bonneville Salt Flats is a national treasure which has gained international significance as an awe inspiring geologic phenomenon – a place so flat you can see the curvature of the planet. For motor sports enthusiasts world-wide, it is hallowed ground. [Read More…]
Trespassing, Pistols and $10 Photos
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Trespassing, Pistols and $10 Photos

The story goes like this: Saturday morning Kristi and I were traveling the back country roads of Florida to visit her parents near Ocala when we happened across this row of dilapidated cars on a piece of property near Starke. Very cool 1930’s and 40’s Buick’s, Packard’s, and Studebaker’s… [Read More…]
The Artwork of Bob Byerley
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The Artwork of Bob Byerley

The Artwork of Bob Byerley. Checkered Flag “It was one of those days when a guy could just feel the good luck all around him from the minute he woke up from his nap. A day like that was absolutely perfect for the big race he had planned all summer. The big Dodge racer was finely tuned, the weather was clear and the… [Read More…]
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The Pinup Art of Bill Medcalf

Born in Minneapolis, all of Bill’s art education came from schools near his hometown. In 1940 and 1941, he worked in the art department of the United States Treasury’s Bureau of Engraving and in 1942, he joined the Navy as a gunners mate. [Read More…]
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Drive Youngsters’ Passion for Speed

The “Take It to the Track” program, a drive to encourage street racers to race on private tracks instead of public roads. “If a young person has that desire to race, they’re going to find a way to do it,” Meade says. “If there’s no safe alternative for them, they’re going to race on the street.” [Read More…]
11 Essential Road Trip Routes
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11 Essential Road Trip Routes

Tired of your typical cross-country road trip and the boredom of seemingly endless interstates? Take the next exit and get yourself onto a two-lane highway. You’ll have an unforgettable experience. A retro experience. An all-American experience. [Read More…]
Vintage Car Restoration
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Vintage Car Restoration

If you love old cars your not alone. Vintage cars are displayed by collectors all over the country at car shows. The owners of these antique cars have a strong sense of pride in their vehicles and rightly so. They have breathed new life into these vintage autos by restoring them piece by piece to like new condition. [Read More…]