T-Bucket Blog Archive

Mad Hatter T-Bucket Roadster

“Mad Hatter” T-Bucket Video

This T-Bucket on display at the 2009 Crazy T's car show was interesting because the chassis appeared to be an older Total Performance style, with rear ...
T-Bucket roadster with upholstered front axle

Ever see a T-Bucket with an upholstered front

Here is a nice looking T-Bucket that got a lot of extra attention at the Crazy T's 2009 car show because it has an upholstered cover for the front ...
Red 'n Raked T-Bucket Roadster

Red ‘n Raked T-Bucket Video

This T-Bucket at the Crazy T's 2009 car show had a great raked profile and a very wild dark red with black accents paint job. The big 'n little wires ...
Turquoise T-Bucket Fad-T Roadster

Turquoise T-Bucket Video

A very nice turquoise T-Bucket from the Crazy T's 2009 car show with a button-tuft interior, custom dash with beautiful woodwork not only on the ...
Supercharged, Ford Powered Black T-Bucket

Supercharged, Ford Powered Black T-Bucket Video

I really liked this bobtail black T-bucket with a supercharged small block Ford that was on display at the 2009 Crazy T's car show. It's a Spirit ...
This Nice Blue T-Bucket Was For Sale

This Nice Blue T-Bucket Was For Sale

At the 2009 Crazy T's car show, I saw this very clean looking blue T-bucket that was for sale. Looks like another Total Performance build with the ...
Blown, White Total Performance T-Bucket Video

Blown, White Total Performance T-Bucket Video

I thought this white Total Performance based T-bucket at the Crazy T's 2009 car show was very well done. From the impressive 6-71 blown small block ...
Green T-Bucket With Quarter Elliptics Video

Green T-Bucket With Quarter Elliptics Videos

At the Crazy T's 2009 car show, this green T-Bucket was interesting for a number of reasons. If you'll note the front end, it's using a steering ...

Happy Hot Rod Halloween!

Happy Hot Rod Halloween Wishes! from Chester Greenhalgh and John at TBucketPlans.com P.S. Chester really doesn't scream like a girl. ...
Supercharged, Red T-Bucket Video

Supercharged, Red T-Bucket Video

As promised in my earlier post about the Crazy T's of Northern Illinois 2009 Car Show, this is the first in what will be a series of video posts on ...
black primered, bobtail T-bucket with piecrust slicks

Crazy T’s of Northern Illinois 2009 Car Show

In August, 2009, I attended the Second Annual Crazy T's of Northern Illinois Car Show benefitting Mooseheart Child City & School. The show is ...
American Legion Riders T-Bucket Raffle

T-Bucket Raffle: American Legion Riders, Post,

I don't know about you, but I won't pass up the opportunity to win a complete, running, cool-looking, titled T-Bucket for a mere investment of $25. ...
Linda McDonald's low-slung orange T-bucket roadster with independent rear suspension and custom windshield posts.

Crazy T’s of Northern Illinois July, 2009

The Crazy-T's of Northern Illinois T-Bucket car club held their July, 2009 meeting at the Volo Auto Museum in Volo, IL on a beautiful summer day. I ...
Scott Linder's Krylon Special 1918 Dodge roadster T-Bucket

“Top 3” T-Buckets from Hunnert Car

2010 marks the ninth year for the Hunnert Car Pileup car show/happening. The Hunnert Car Pileup is a car show for hot rodders who build their cars, ...
The Tarantulas T-Bucket instrumental

The Tarantulas’ T-Bucket Instrumental

If T-Buckets weren't so doggone popular, nobody would be inspired to write cool tunes about them. When's the last time you tapped your foot to a ...
Cal Automotive fiberglass T-Buckets and other Hot Rod bodies

Cal Automotive: Fiberglass T-Bucket Body,

It starts with an institutional food service size mayonnaise jar. As you may have noticed in the Custom Associates ad in Part 1 of the Cal Automotive ...
Baron & Tucker Hot Rods T-Bucket 23'T'

T-Bucket Déjà Vu All Over Again

It was baseball great Yogi Berra who coined the expression, "It's déjà vu all over again". I found myself uttering this famous Yogiism while flipping ...

Happy Birthday, Model T Ford: Born October 1, 1908

There would be no T-Buckets today if it were not for this momentous day 102 years ago. October 1, 1908 is marked as the birthday of perhaps the ...
Cal Automotive fiberglass T Bucket body

Cal Automotive: Fiberglass T-Bucket Body,

We know from The Real History of the Fiberglass T-Bucket Body that 'glass Model T bodies were first introduced in 1957 by the Diablo Speed Shop. But, ...
Mark Niver T-Bucket

Mark Niver: He Crossed His Last Finish Line a

Originally published Sept. 6, 2010 Almost two months ago, I read the headlines about a Top Alcohol drag racer who lost his life in a tragic accident ...