T-Bucket Blog Archive

Our T-Bucket Photo Story on Adobe Spark

Our T-Bucket Photo Story on Adobe Spark

We just did a little T-Bucket photo story highlighting a few of the interesting T-Buckets we photographed at the T-Bucket Nationals in 2015 and. ...
T-Bucket Nationals 2016, July 6-9, Indianapolis

T-Bucket Nationals 2016, July 6-9, Indianapolis

The T-Bucket Nationals 2016 is sponsored by the National T-Bucket Alliance. We’re more than happy to help spread the word about this terrific ...
Budget Build T-Bucket, Traditional Turtle Deck

Budget Build T-Bucket, Traditional Turtle Deck

This turtle deck T-Bucket takes the traditional budget approach by using a 1940s era Ford I-beam front axle with the spring in front and positioned ...
The Best T-Bucket Car Show Ever!

The Best T-Bucket Car Show Ever!

With the 2016 T-Bucket Nationals in Indianapolis less than 30 days away, I thought it a good time to write about what I consider the best T-Bucket ...
Nostalgia Drag Racing: Good for T-Bucket Soul

Nostalgia Drag Racing: Good for T-Bucket Soul

I’m an old guy whose hot rod influences are deeply seated in 1960s drag racing, so it’s only natural to be a big fan of nostalgia drag ...
Street Rod Building History of StreetRod 101

Street Rod Building History of StreetRod 101

If you’re following the street rod building coverage we’ve provided on Bob Hamilton‘s 1927 T roadster project or if you’re ...
1915 T Roadster Built by John Gates in High

1915 T Roadster Built by John Gates in High

No, the photo below wasn’t taken in 1956, although with the Chevy Delray and the cool 1915 T roadster it sure looks like it could have been. ...
Why Ladies Love T-Buckets

Why Ladies Love T-Buckets

Ladies love T-Buckets. Need I say more? OK, I will. Over the past couple years on our Facebook page we’ve had a semi-regularly running “ ...
Real Hot Rods — Every Car Show Has to Have

Real Hot Rods — Every Car Show Has to Have

All you have to do is observe where the crowds congregate, where the most pictures are taken and where the most questions are asked of the owners of ...
Street Rod DVDs Giveaway Winner!

Street Rod DVDs Giveaway Winner!

We have a winner in the fun Street Rod DVDs Giveaway: Frank Speer of McHenry, Illinois. Frank wins the complete StreetRod 101 DVD Library available ...
C Cab Express Delivery of Trevor Gardiner

C Cab Express Delivery of Trevor Gardiner

OK, my first true hot rod love is T-Buckets. But, truth be told, I’m also a sucker for a sweet C Cab. Maybe it goes back to seeing cars like ...
Pip Biddlecombe Low Blow T Bucket: Before,

Pip Biddlecombe Low Blow T Bucket: Before,

Back in 2010, I did a story about the Pip Biddlecombe Low Blow T Bucket that generated a lot of interest. It’s easy to see why this British ...
23 Ford Model T Roadster of Adam Lucier

23 Ford Model T Roadster of Adam Lucier

The 23 Ford Model T roadster that Adam Lucier built is the perfect example of how dramatically different a T-Bucket can be when careful attention ...
T Bucket Doors That Open, T-Bucket Roadster

T Bucket Doors That Open, T-Bucket Roadster

T Bucket doors that open are introduced n this installment of the ’27 T roadster project. Bob Hamilton starts with the first of a multi-part & ...
National T-Bucket Alliance 2016 Events Tour

National T-Bucket Alliance 2016 Events Tour

Thanks to Rolla Hessel and “T-Odd” Mullins, we can now reveal the dates for the National T Bucket Alliance 2016 events tour. For those ...
Street Rod 101 DVD Library Giveaway

Street Rod 101 DVD Library Giveaway

  We’re giving away the complete Street Rod 101 DVD Library to one Lucky Winner this month:  it could be YOU! The Street Rod 101 DVD ...
Allison V 12 T Bucket by Cliff Hix

Allison V 12 T Bucket by Cliff Hix

While flipping through a Street Rodder magazine from 32 years ago, I was struck by one of their “Garage Scene” features on an Allison V ...
Ardun T Bucket Progress Continues

Ardun T Bucket Progress Continues

A lot has happened since we first introduced the Fox Valley Hot Rods low profile Ardun T Bucket project 90 days ago. However, the original plan to ...
T Bucket Nationals Indianapolis 2016

T Bucket Nationals Indianapolis 2016

If you own a T-Bucket, are thinking about building a T-Bucket or want to buy a T-Bucket, mark your calendar and make plans now for this Summer’ ...
Grand National Roadster Show 2016 Top T-Buckets,

Grand National Roadster Show 2016 Top T-Buckets,

Just for you, here’s our coverage of the Grand National Roadster Show 2016 Top T-Buckets. This year was the 67th Annual and, as always, it& ...