26/02/2010

in memory of JOE VITTONE

a gasser time , in memory of JOE VITTONE founder of the European Motor Products Inc. the one and only : INCH PINCHER

RIP JOE

empi

empi1

25/02/2010

RIP JOE VITTONE

today was sad for the high performance vw industry , we've lost MR JOE VITTONE the founder of the famous  EMPI  cie he was a great innovator for our hobby

my thought goes to darrell vittone & his family

RIP  JOE VITTONE

empi story.1

24/02/2010

cousine

clickon to see the gallery of dave lindsay

cousine

23/02/2010

black sedan

62 sedan

22/02/2010

knauf

speedwell

21/02/2010

the last drag race

it was the 1 & 2 dec 1972

a great dragstrip disappeared

lions last drag race

20/02/2010

auto haus

here're a few AUTO HAUS store

thre's the long beach one with the orange 66 in front , the one with the FASRNU ghia, the white 67  and bay window was in front of the costa mesa store

the buena park one was the one with the auto haus bus in front ,and the ware house was in the same aera(pict up right)

the one with bill schwimmer pepto squareback and glenn gaskey black ghia was in front the orange store and little picture just aside the colored one was orange store too

autohaus store

19/02/2010

gassertime

oh nooooooooooooo!!! not the anderson bros again  oh yesssssssss , anderson bros again , i really appreciate that car now , and i've just received another old mag with the car inside , . so here're the pictures

enjoy

ander

18/02/2010

tarbabe is alive

the famous tarbabe is alive

 the team from the gasser garage has finished the car

enjoy that's the first pict of the car alive

tarbabe

17/02/2010

diamond green ragtop

paul debelling 58 dkp ragtop

paul debellings

16/02/2010

"mother" birthday

happy birthday to rick"mother" meissner

rick was a member of the dkp1

index

15/02/2010

where's the summer

ebi

14/02/2010

E.M.P.I

European Motor Products Famous Inch Pincher in 1966, when it ran 13.60s at 97 mph in H/Gas.

ip

12/02/2010

gassertime

 rick anderson behind the wheels on the "here comes da bug too" opening the parachute after a run

anderson bros1

11/02/2010

top chop

Mmm top chop would be cool on my 61

my car

my car1

my car2

10/02/2010

7errors game

Innocent

dds (12)

dds

underdog at ontario CA

underdog at ontario

09/02/2010

land speed record

it was in 1961 dick beith broke the land speed record with is supercharged oval bug , the 36hp had a pepco supercharger and the car had a top speed at 101mph incredible for a bug in 61

enjoy the video

08/02/2010

MR empi

today it's the birthday of MR inch pincher aka darrell vittone

so happy birthday darrell

empi's car

late cal look

80's cal look on late model

late

07/02/2010

double door cargo

double door

muskogee mobile homes

bus

05/02/2010

gassertime

lee leighton behind the wheels on the empi dragster at bug in 1 or 2

empi dragster1

04/02/2010

gardermoen

 Alien bug would have been very well able to be a early 70's gasserof  having run against inch pincher, lightning bug, anderson bros etc... so the realization of this project was succeeded, that's very simplistic as in the time

alien

03/02/2010

alive

some souvenir from this summer

name

02/02/2010

first bug

here're some pictures of my first bug it 's an 1974 1200cc  , i still have the car , i hope to rebuild this one one day

old school 74

01/02/2010

nostalgia corner updates

Stutt bee
el dub made an update on the nostalgia corner

click on the pict to see the update