NASCAR and Indy 500 Deaths Cast Shadow On 1964 Racing Season

Written by Dave Wallace on January 31, 2017 Petersen Publishing Co. Archives - Photographer; 1964. American auto racing exploded this season, both figuratively and, alas, literally. The year was barely two weeks old when Joe Weatherly hit a wall at Riverside, becoming NASCAR’s first reigning Grand National champion to die in competition. Another stock-car superstar, …

Parts to Power: Ford’s Production 113 Years in the Making

Written by Matthew McMurray on December 5th, 2016 Image source: Car & Driver What did the first Ford represent? An advance in technology and the overall knowledge in transportation? A new fashion that involved style and class? Or was it the beginning of the destruction to the worlds atmosphere? Whatever passes through the minds of …