Autobody issues… ugh, that dreadful word. Rosa’s busy mom/student life meant waiting for the right time to wrap up a paint touch up job, so she started from scratch instead. … More Long-Awaited Body Work Progress on Rosa’s Falcon
Not ONE but TWO Gasoline Girls are expecting additions to their families! We were able to join in celebrating along with them recently – and while enjoying the festivities and admiring their motherhood….I realized that child-bearing often puts a stop to women and wrenching (or women owning cool cars for that matter). Not being a … More Hot Rod Mommas
OCTOBER 24, 2011 – We’re constantly working on learning new things in the Gasoline Girls – and that includes skills for every level. All of us could use to learn more about tuning engines. To make a start with this, we decided to begin with the basics during our October meeting – changing spark plugs, … More Spark Plugs and Compression Tests – Tuning Session #1
JULY 13, 2011 – Kristin Flakes Studie’s Roof with the help of the Gasoline Girls! Just because I love grease, doesn’t mean that I don’t love sparkly things too! Before going to Viva this year, I wanted to add a little bling to my 1955 Studebaker Champion with a metal flake paint job. Thank goodness newest … More Studie Gets Sparkly!
MAY 11, 2011 – Now that you’ve read about Viva Las Vegas 2011 – The Journey – you’ve surely been wondering where the promised saga of complicated hair-dos, feats of unbelievable strength, and a little craziness on something called, Dance Dance Revolution is. We don’t want to keep you waiting on the edge of your seat … More VLV14 – The Experience
JANUARY 22, 2011 – Kristin’s Roadside Adventure! Last Friday was our monthly Gasoline Girls meeting – and I almost didn’t make it! My car had started acting up with overheating problems the day before. Hoping to avoid traffic, I left LA for Orange County around 2pm. It wasn’t early enough. Within thirty minutes I had … More On Route to a G-Girl Meeting…
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 – Becky Sue and Kristin got to motor on down to the Long Beach Motorama last Friday – to be amazed and inspired by all the top-notch custom cars! This was the first year of this show’s revival – although it all began in 1958 thanks to the Renegades Car Club.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2010 – Gasoline Girl Rosa and her 1965 Ford Falcon Let me tell you a little something about me and my little old car. My 1965 Ford Falcon has been in my family for nearly two decades. It was first my Uncle’s and then my Dad’s. It didn’t officially become mine until 2009, … More Rosa and Callejera