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Don’t lube your lug studs!

Another example of “Don’t believe anything you read on the Internet” is the ongoing argument on whether or not you should use lube on a lug stud.  I say this as a guy that had to go out in the field an rescue vehicles that were sitting with all their stud sheared off, but there is so much mis-information on this that I’ve put together a handy source from the actual authorities on the topic of wheels and drivetrain components. Read More →

Sins of Steel Car Show 2017

When we lived in Alameda, we had some friends that were part of the “Billetproof” car club bunch mostly from the East Bay. When we moved here in ’04, we ran into some of the same guys at Autorama that we met from the Hayward (California) club. They drove their cars out. Read More →