T-Buckets of the 1960s

Storage Wars Meets T-Bucket C-Cab History?

Storage Wars Meets T-Bucket C-Cab History?

This is the vision I hope to see when that door rolls up. Hmmm, that looks like a fiberglass body mould -- why, it ...
The Story of Poncho the 1923 Ford C Cab (in his

The Story of Poncho the 1923 Ford C Cab (in his

I rolled off the assembly line at Henry Ford’s truck plant along with many other trucks. I wasn’t the smallest on the ...
“Styline Customs  Chuck Miller” Book

“Styline Customs Chuck Miller” Book

You’ll learn how Chuck built his first T-Bucket, drove it all Summer and on the day after Thanksgiving applied his ...
What Do You Know About Mike’s Unrestored

What Do You Know About Mike’s Unrestored

I enjoyed looking at this handsome T-Bucket in the video and something kept nagging at me that it looked vaguely ...
Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Sells for About Half What it

Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Sells for About Half What it

This historic T-Bucket was originally sold by it\'s builder, Bob Johnston, to Ed \"Big Daddy\" Roth for $1150. By ...
The “Lively Set” T-Bucket Sold for a

The “Lively Set” T-Bucket Sold for a

This T-Bucket with history just sold at the RM Auctions January, 2011 Arizona event for just slightly more than a ...
Is This the “Perfect” T-Bucket?

Is This the “Perfect” T-Bucket?

I\'m happy to share these photos as an example of what I believe to be the perfect example of a traditional T hot rod ...
Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Back on the Block at RM

Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Back on the Block at RM

With a $200k high bid not meeting reserve at the Mecum 2010 Monterey Auction, the legendary Tweedy Pie T-Bucket made ...
The Milk Truck Mystery

The Milk Truck Mystery

Aside from being an exceptional T-Bucket innovator and builder, Dan Woods deserves a special measure of respect for ...
Every Kid’s Dream: The Red Baron T-Bucket

Every Kid’s Dream: The Red Baron T-Bucket

A lot has been written over the years about the Red Baron T-Bucket, and some recent developments have brought about ...
Who Built the First T-Bucket With Spindle Mount

Who Built the First T-Bucket With Spindle Mount

By the 1970s Fad-T era, front wire wheels were the norm for T-Buckets. I\'ve researched this subject over the years, ...
T-Bucket Trip Ups: Vol. 1

T-Bucket Trip Ups: Vol. 1

\"Trip ups\" are those mistakes, sometimes small -- sometimes significant, in judgement or in execution, that in my ...
Bob Johnston’s T-Bucket, Later to Become Ed “Big

Bob Johnston’s T-Bucket, Later to Become Ed “Big

The Tweedy Pie T-Bucket was built in the 1950s by Bob Johnston, gained its own recognition as a magazine cover car and ...
Joe Pirronello and “The Lively Set”

Joe Pirronello and “The Lively Set”

From the Maltese Cross accents on the top and interior rugs to the innovative front spring perch and the super-swoopy ...
“Top 3” T-Buckets from Hunnert Car

“Top 3” T-Buckets from Hunnert Car

My picks for the \"Top 3\" T-Buckets from past Hunnert Car Pileups. All have the 1960\'s T-Bucket look and one is a ...
Cal Automotive: Fiberglass T-Bucket Body,

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 ...
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 ...
The “Gumball Machine” T-Bucket

The “Gumball Machine” T-Bucket

I\'m a sucker for the late 60s/early 70s psychedelic T-Bucket paint jobs, which incorporated panels, fogs, fades, ...
Y-Block Ford T-Bucket: Ted Kramer’s Drag

Y-Block Ford T-Bucket: Ted Kramer’s Drag

The June, 1963 cover of “Rodding & Restyling” magazine featured an interesting variant of the T-Bucket ...
Andy “The Rodfather” Brizio and&#

Andy “The Rodfather” Brizio and&#

The T-Bucket phenomenon was really building momentum by the mid-1960s when Ray Sisemore’s multi-part “How ...