Monthly Archives: July 2012

First Alliance Show & Shine 2012

I briefly managed to pop into the First Alliance Show & Shine in Calgary. It was certainly a busy one especially at noon. I had to park a ten minute walk away. With limited time I stuck to mostly the … Continue reading

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Lethbridge Street Wheelers Show & Shine 2012

To mark the end of Street Wheeler’s weekend there is a Show & Shine on Sunday. Always a good selection of interesting vehicles and this year was no exception. The full gallery is at http://www.flickr.com/photos/daveseven/sets/72157630618661854/ and below is a selection … Continue reading

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Lethbridge Street Wheelers 2012: The Cruise

Every year in Lethbridge we have the Street Wheelers weekend which is a three day festival for car junkies. People flock into town to help celebrate. It is all kicked off with a Friday night cruise. Years ago it was … Continue reading

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Piyami Cruisers 19th Annual Show and Shine in Picture Butte

I recently attended the Piyami Cruisers 19th Annual Show and Shine which is held by the local club in Picture Butte, Alberta. It is a smaller town but they always get a good turn out of interesting vehicles. The 1946 … Continue reading

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I bought the Pizza Planet truck – 1982 Toyota SR5 pickup truck

Those of you with kids with no doubt recognize the image above as the Pizza Planet truck from the Toy Story series of movies. It has also made some cameos in other Pixars movies as well. Today I bought a … Continue reading

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Some interesting cars on eBay – Skoda, Borgward dragster, pink Berkeley and custom Toyota truck

Some real oddball cars on eBay today and I do love a good, wacky car. I’ve got four to share today that are quite varied. One has a Ford 460cid V8 while another a 328cc two cylinder. We have a … Continue reading

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V8 powered Toyota Corona Coupe

Check out this V8 powered Toyota Corona Coupe. Not merely any V8 either but an all aluminum Lexus 1UZ V8 hooked to a manual gearbox.

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