Bye-bye Bump Steer!

When I first purchased my 240SX, the handling was terrible. The car was "slammed" on coil overs. Although the car looked good low, the...

Wheels that slip find new grip.

When I purchased my car, it came equipped with an aftermarket rear differential - the Tomei 2-way LSD. A popular choice for drifting, the...

Wheel Fitment Hell

This is one of the instances where the sins of the previous owner came back to haunt me. I was never happy with the suspension stance and...

The Type X Look, Stage 2

The plan in spring was to give my 240 a fresh, drivable look for summer 2020. Unfortunately, Covid-19 has thrown a wrench into my plans...

The Type X Look, Stage 1

As the above photo illustrates, there are many different paths you can take on the appearance of your S-chassis. The middle white car...

1967 Schwinn Stingray Fastback

Everyone has their Rosebud. This bicycle is mine. That one treasured artifact from their childhood that reminds them of better, simpler...

Muscle Car Nationals 2019

The Corvette and Muscle Car Nationals is the premier car show in the country for this category of car, and it is a treat to visit this...

240SX Fall Update 2019

Once the suspension was sorted, the 240 proved to be a very satisfying drive this summer. The car tracks straight, bump steer is gone,...

Adam's 1965 Mustang Fastback

Driving this 1965 Fastback changed my whole perspective on classic cars. With enough attention to detail they can look great AND perform....

The Search for Shelby

If you know me, you're probably aware that I have been shopping for a 1965-66 Mustang fastback for a long time. Since 2010 to be exact....

Office Design Part 1: "The Platform"

What if Greg Brady's room... but at work! If you're a creative person, you probably work in a creative space. We see the world...

Geneva Concours 2019

On the surface, invitational car shows might seem kind of snobbish. "Oh, my car's not good enough!" you might think. But over the years...

240 SX Summer Update 2019

With summer looming and my list of 240 projects growing, I decided to prioritize toward making the car drivable and presentable for the...

Union Pacific Big Boy #4014

The Big Boy is coming to town! The Oles Family has always been huge fans of model railroading and trains. When we heard there was a...

1972 Citroen SM

When it comes to driving and maintaining classic cars, especially exotic and complicated ones like the Citroen SM, there are economies of...

Kennedy Space Center 2019

The last time we were on a family vacation was back in 2016. So when we had an opportunity to visit Florida again this year, Clayton...

Final Bout 2019

Drifting confuses a lot of people. It's not a timed or measured competition, so what is it? Quite simply, it's a feast for the senses....