Red Rag to a Bull – The True Story of Ferruccio Lamborghini

“You build your beautiful cars with my tractor parts,’’ said Ferruccio Lamborghini. ‘’You are a tractor driver, a farmer. You shouldn’t complain driving my cars because they’re the best cars in the world,’’ replied Enzo Ferrari. ‘’I am a farmer.” admitted Lamborghini, ‘’but I will build a sports car myself to show you how itContinue reading “Red Rag to a Bull – The True Story of Ferruccio Lamborghini”

True meaning of Lead Sled

While working on my ’54 Chevy project, I’ve discovered a lot of lead filler. I’m really starting to see the real meaning of ‘lead sled’.So, I decided to do some research into the use of lead as an autobody filler from the 1950’s.Firstly, lead is dangerous, right? When ingested, breathed in, or gotten into yourContinue reading “True meaning of Lead Sled”

What Goes Around Comes Around: Jesse James Goes Full Circle

Jesse James, love him or loath him, one thing’s for sure though, you can’t ignore him. The reason why you can’t? It’s simple because he’s so goddam good at what he does. Right now, that’s handcrafting firearms to competition standard works of art. Some of his top-shelf 1911 .45 custom models made from Damascus steelContinue reading “What Goes Around Comes Around: Jesse James Goes Full Circle”

Ferrari’s Ongoing Love Affair with Aluminum

There must be something embedded deep in the fertile soil of Italy’s Emilia Romagna region. It’s the only explanation as to why it’s not only the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari, Ferruccio Lamborghini, and Alfieri Maserati, but also where the three men started their careers. And all within a ten-mile radius of one another! As world-famousContinue reading “Ferrari’s Ongoing Love Affair with Aluminum”