April 2018

MQQNEYES

30 Apr , 2018
Created by Les

  Direct from the USA, the famed Mooneyes dragster will be on display at the WA Hot Rod & Street Machine Spectacular as part of a three-stop Australian tour. Originally built in 1959 on a Dragmaster chassis, the dragster was used as a rolling, tyre-smoking business card for Moon Equipment Co. Most well known for […]

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The Fastest Aussie on Earth

30 Apr , 2018
Created by Les

Australian Land Speed Record holder Rosco McGlashan is a man in a hurry and he’s at it again. His latest project, Aussie Invader 5R, is nearing completion after a decade of planning and construction with the aim of travelling at over 1000mph, or if you prefer, 1609km/h!   To get there he has created a […]

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Kengo Kimura’s ‘MasterPeace’

18 Apr , 2018
Created by Les

One of the highlights of the 2018 Spectacular will be the only Australian appearance of Kengo Kimura’s ’66 Triumph TR6 Trophy called ‘MasterPeace’.  The bike lives up to its name in all its aspects as an outstanding balance of artistic imagination and meticulous construction.  A legendary bike builder in Japan, Kengo started this build with […]

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Wolf in sheep’s clothing, sleeper, Q-ship?

18 Apr , 2018
Created by Les

When was the last time you saw a roll bar and venetian blinds in the same car?  Giving just a small clue as to the many surprises waiting to be discovered in Patrick ‘Paddy’ Gill’s ’76 LX Torana Sunbird, be sure to check out what makes this Torana so unique when you visit the 2018 WA […]

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