T-Buckets of the 2000s

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 7

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 7

Follow along this week as Bob Hamilton shows you how to build a rear panhard bar and mount rear shocks the right way. ...
1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 6

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 6

Yes, Thanksgiving was over two weeks ago, but Bob Hamilton is still playing with wishbones. This time, though, he\'s ...
1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 5

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 5

Follow along this week as Bob Hamilton shows you how he constructs the front and rear crossmembers. ...
1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 4

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 4

Take a fascinating journey as Bob Hamilton shows you how to build a frame that follows along with the body contours on ...
1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 3

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 3

Ever wondered how to install a floor in a fiberglass T-Bucket body? Follow along as Bob Hamilton shows you how to do ...
1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 2

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 2

Get a quick course in fiberglass body repair in this week\'s installment as Bob Hamilton shows us how he builds a nice ...
1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 1

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 1

We begin a new series where we follow along as Bob Hamilton builds a 1927 T roadster for his personal knocking around ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 13

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 13

Quick now, what looks different about this T-Bucket? If you’re focused on what’s behind the body you’ ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 12

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 12

So, should you call Ernie Hummel’s slant six powered Dodge roadster a D-Bucket? In my mind, it’s still a T ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 11

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 11

Seeing Fred Cossell’s dramatically panel painted T-Bucket is like going back in time to a major car show of the ...
Is this the hot rod Human Centipede?

Is this the hot rod Human Centipede?

I was surfing eBay T-Buckets when I ran across this strange conglomeration identified as a “1927 T-Bucket& ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 10

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 10

As president of the National T-Bucket Alliance, it’s only fitting that Bill “Weelstang” Darr had one ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 9

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 9

Ben Griffin’s beautiful, blue ’27 T roadster is all Ford and a study in what a clean hot rod should look ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 8

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 8

Todd Mullins drove all the way from Bartlett, TN to Dayton, OH for the 2011 NTBA T-Bucket Nationals in his more-fun-to ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 7

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 7

This black T-Bucket with tasteful white pinstripes, white interior, wide whites and classic Ford hubcaps captures a ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 6

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 6

I remember seeing this Texas T at the first NTBA (then National T-Bucket Association) Nationals I attended in, ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 5

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 5

If you’re a fan of the 1926/27 style T-Bucket, and you like traditional looks and dig track roadsters, then you ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 4

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 4

When I first spotted Richard Hebert’s T-Bucket at the 2011 NTBA Nationals, I was struck by its unique low-slung ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 3

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 3

I must apologize for my lapse in 2011 T-Bucket Nationals reports — just too many things going on this summer to ...
2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 2

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 2

I just had to stop and admire the work of Mike Reynolds of Lexington, Kentucky: not because I\'m a U.K. alumnus but ...