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When to sand using circular motions, and when in a single direction? When to sand using circular motions, and when in a single direction?

Just a quick question Oppo. I’m gonna refresh my hubcaps on the Twingo next week and paint them (Gold or black - thoughts?) and I’ve been checking out some tutorials. Sometimes I see people sanding in circular motions and sometimes in a single (or two-way) direction, like in the picture. Which one is correct for what…

Ghost car: A Camaro used in the Bosnian war in the 90s. Ghost car: A Camaro used in the Bosnian war in the 90s.

Interesting story about it here. Sorry if repost.

Check out my new fire extinguisher for the Twingo! Check out my new fire extinguisher for the Twingo!

It’s a gorgeous thing. Croatian-made, from the 75 year old company Pastor. They call it a 1930 Dress. It’s real leather, too! I got it as a birthday gift.

Finally a new (to me) properly good car Youtube channel. Finally a new (to me) properly good car Youtube channel.

The guy is called David Bello and he puts a lot of effort and thought into his videos. Show him some love, I think the world needs more videos like his.

Cars in movies  Cars in movies 

Via boingboing.

How often do you see a police chase, but with motorbicycles? How often do you see a police chase, but with motorbicycles?

This is from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Higher quality video here on Facebook.

Yay or nay? Yay or nay?

Can’t really think of anything to write here...

Verstappen + Ricciardo + Campers = #rekt Verstappen + Ricciardo + Campers = #rekt

Not sure how to lead this – but you’ll get it once you read “caravan”. Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo find themselves thrashing some camper caravans on the Red Bull Ring. In Aston Martin convertibles, no less.

Double kidney grille? Why not triple kidney? Double kidney grille? Why not triple kidney?

Gentlemen, I present the Ford Verona-BMW conversion kit, by Souza Ramos. When imports were banned in Brazil during the 80's and early 90's, the only way to get a different car was be getting an aftermarket kit or conversion. In this case, Souza Ramos, one of the biggest companies for conversion kits, released this kit…

Found another cool youtube car channel Found another cool youtube car channel

Check the guy out. He does mostly older Japanese cars.

ID this car and help the FCPD solve a 2016 sexual assault. ID this car and help the FCPD solve a 2016 sexual assault.

Cribbed from WTOP News, “WASHINGTON — Fairfax County detectives are hoping to jog some memories in people who may help solve a March 2016 sexual assault and robbery in Springfield.

Han might not be dead...

A writer for the Fast and Furious said that they have been think about having Han return alot.

I guess the rumors are true I guess the rumors are true

Google results for ‘Shelby GT500' bring up a link on Ford’s website with a blurb about it. Link takes you to the configurator with a V6 base model

Uber self-driving truck goes on beer run Uber self-driving truck goes on beer run

As its first act, a self-driving truck proved it could safely deliver the most precious of cargo: 51,000 cans of Budweiser.

Geo Metro 3-axle wagon!?!?!? Geo Metro 3-axle wagon!?!?!?

Don’t get me wrong, I’m impressed with the ingenuity/vision/execution/hubris of the entire concept. It looks like he knew exactly what he wanted, and did it. It relatively clean, even down to the rivets (or screws?) holding the rear, uh, bed in place. Hell, he even rerouted the fuel tank filler. It appears to be wired…

To Catch a Car - Charlotte Edition To Catch a Car - Charlotte Edition

Sadly we had a fatal hit-and-run here in Charlotte this weekend. I thought I’d post this here in case the Jalop sleuths wanted to pick it up.

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