T-Bucket Blog Archive

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 “ ...
T-Bucket Real Hot Rods Dan Collins

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 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

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

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 ...
Fiberglass body T Bucket doors opening

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

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 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 Roadster 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

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’ ...
Roger Scott T-Bucket Dodge D-Bucket Grand National Roadster Show 2016

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& ...
Robrt Kropp T-Bucket GNRS 2016 GNRS

GNRS 2016 Top T-Buckets, Part 2

Our GNRS 2016 coverage continues with this second of three installments on the Top T-Buckets at the Pomona, CA Fairplex. Top T-Buckets at GNRS 2016, ...
Ron Attig T-Bucket Dodge D-Bucket Roadster Show 2016

Roadster Show 2016 Top T-Buckets, Part 3

The Grand National Roadster Show 2016 is an event where you can truly spend all day taking it in. Some do it in two days — or the entire ...
1927 Model T trunk lid

1927 Model T Trunk Lid in Fiberglass, T-Bucket

In this installment, Bob Hamilton finishes building a fiberglass 1927 Model T trunk lid for his ’27 T roadster project. Further to the last ...
U.S. Speed Sport T-Bucket ad

U.S. Speed Sport “Instant T” T

I’ve been a fan of the U. S. Speed Sport T-Bucket kits since first reading about them in an article and seeing their ad in the August, 1963 ...
Fox Valley Hot Rods traditional T-Bucket

Reinforcing Fiberglass Body and More as Fox

As promised, we’ve hurried to do our third update on the Fox Valley Hot Rods low profile T-Bucket in order to keep up with the regular ...
building fiberglass trunk lid t-bucket

Building Fiberglass Trunk Lid for 1927 T-Bucket

Building fiberglass body panels might seem intimidating, but when you see how Bob Hamilton builds a fiberglass trunk lid for his ’27 T ...
PT Cruiser Street Rod Coupe

PT Cruiser Street Rod is Chester’s New eBook

“A PT Cruiser street rod? You gotta’ be kidding!,” was my response to Chester Greenhalgh a few months ago. While Chester is the ...