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T-Bucket History, Tips, Tricks, Inspiration, Events, and Fun!

We’re true T-Bucket enthusiasts and have written over 300 fun, informative blog posts filled with inspirational T-Bucket photos. We continue to add new material all the time. Below is a sample of the latest, but you’ll enjoy finding your favorites in our Blog Archive.

Munsters Car, Dragula, and Casket Cars Galore Video

Munsters Car, Dragula, and Casket Cars Galore Video

It’s that time of year when interest peaks in the legendary Munsters car, Dragula. It’s also the time when hot rod builders start thinking about building their own version of a casket car on a T-Bucket chassis. We have a terrific movie at the end of this post that features scores of Dragula clones and ... Read more ...
Halloween Hot Rod, The Bumpkin Pumpkin T-Bucket, Rides Again

Halloween Hot Rod, The Bumpkin Pumpkin T-Bucket, Rides Again

If you've always wanted to be the star of the Halloween Parade, scare small children, incite chasing dogs and draw gape-mouthed stares at every car show and cruise ... ...
T-Bucket Car Show Gold You’re Missing Out On

T-Bucket Car Show Gold You’re Missing Out On

If you’re a T-Bucket owner, I’m going to tell you about the T-Bucket car show gold you’re missing out on. Unless you’ve already discovered it. This past weekend I went to our local car show, which is kind of a big deal for a small town. By that I mean some 900 cars lining the ... Read more ...
T-Bucket Nationals: Toolman’s T-Bucket

T-Bucket Nationals: Toolman’s T-Bucket

We just published a cool Hooked on T-Bucket Hot Rods Podcast interview with Tim Taylor about how his high miles T-Bucket came about, as well as his involvement in the early days of the NTBA. You can listen to it here at TBucketPodcast.com. To go along with that interview we’re also republishing this post from ... Read more ...
Happy Birthday Ed Iskenderian — 98 Years Young!

Happy Birthday Ed Iskenderian — 98 Years Young!

Ed Iskenderian's T roadster is one of the most famous hot rods ever built. Featured on the cover of Hot Rod Magazine in 1948 and turning 120 mph at El Mirage it also had custom features not found on any other T. ...
“La Cucaracha”, the Iskenderian T-Bucket Roadster

“La Cucaracha”, the Iskenderian T-Bucket Roadster

Today, July 10. 2019, is Ed Iskenderian's 98th Birthday! We're happy to help celebrate by republishing this story about Ed's legendary T roadster from 2010. ...
2019 T-Bucket Nationals Report and 2020 Nationals Info

2019 T-Bucket Nationals Report and 2020 Nationals Info

This past weekend I made a too-quick one-day visit to the 2019 T-Bucket Nationals in Prescott, Arizona, which coincidentally was the 19th Nationals hosted by the National T-Bucket Alliance. These are always fun events. But it’s even more impressive that each one is organized and managed by dedicated NTBA members who volunteer their time to ... Read more ...
Fred Steele Roadster on “Ventures in Space” Album Cover

Fred Steele Roadster on “Ventures in Space” Album Cover

My original Fred Steele roadster post was done back in 2010. When I first wrote it I had no idea that I would be lucky enough to come in contact with the owner of the Fred Steele roadster, Bob Collins. Fortunately, in 2015 I did and I took that opportunity to update and expand upon ... Read more ...


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