T-Buckets of the 1980s

2017 T-Bucket Nationals Preview: 1927 T Roadster

2017 T-Bucket Nationals Preview: 1927 T Roadster

When you visit the T-Bucket Nationals in Carson City, Nevada, June 22-24, you’ll have a chance to see the super ...
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 ...
Bob Smith’s Track T Roadster Demonstrates

Bob Smith’s Track T Roadster Demonstrates

Bob Smith‘s 1927 Track T Roadster is dramatically unique because it looks to be only about knee-high. For ...
1927 Track T Roadster: Bob Hamilton’s

1927 Track T Roadster: Bob Hamilton’s

This 1927 Track T Roadster was built by Bob Hamilton in his home garage but went on to win 1st place in its class in ...
1985 Street Rodder “Project California T&

1985 Street Rodder “Project California T&

The \"Fad-T\" fanaticism that burned white-hot in the late \'60s and \'70s was still smoking. So, it was only natural ...
Chester’s Traditional Flathead T-Bucket

Chester’s Traditional Flathead T-Bucket

\"Hi Chester - I think I owned your red T-Bucket back in 2004,\" was the message that produced a very pleasing ...
Bob Hamilton’s Oakland Roadster Show

Bob Hamilton’s Oakland Roadster Show

Starting in his small home garage, Bob Hamilton built a fiberglass-bodied 1927 Ford Track T roadster that won its ...
The Two “Low Blow” T-Buckets

The Two “Low Blow” T-Buckets

Little did Scott Ellis know when he started laying out the original Low Blow T-Bucket on his Fresno garage floor in ...
Pip Biddlecombe’s “Low Blow” T

Pip Biddlecombe’s “Low Blow” T

A few years ago, while surfing the web, some photos of a super-low supercharged T-Bucket really caught my eye. Then, I ...
T-Bucket Déjà Vu All Over Again

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 ...

Chester’s eBook Addendum No. 2: Tie Rod

“A critic is a man who knows the way but can’t drive the car.”  — Kenneth Tynan And, according ...
Is There Life for a T-Bucket After the Show Car

Is There Life for a T-Bucket After the Show Car

This past weekend, I happened to be in the Sunshine State and decided to drop by the Sun T’s of Central Florida ...
Chester Greenhalgh: T-Bucket Genius!?!

Chester Greenhalgh: T-Bucket Genius!?!

The following is a blog post I originally published 10 years ago on New Year’s Day, 2009. It was a great start ...