Big Sky brawlers

Every so often, stuff passes through here that’s both interesting and not easily predicted. Did anyone out there know that stock car racing used to be all over the place in Montana, which is still a pretty unpopulated place today, much less 50-plus years ago? Allan E. Brown’s definitive “History of America’s Speedways” has a list of […]


Last month’s Hemmings Cruise to the Mexican Riviera yielded some spectacular pleasures for the eyes. This wasn’t one of them.  As to a mass-casualty incident, our eyes were drawn to this four-door Ford Maverick at curbside outside a seafood restaurant in Mazatlan. The bent-up Jalisco license plates on both ends are current, so presumably, it […]

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1956 Ford Country Squire

If you’re a fan of our Driveable Dream feature in Hemmings Classic Car and have a soft spot for station wagons, then this $3,200 1956 Country Squire should grab your attention for a brief minute or two. There’s only one catch: It doesn’t run (which doesn’t make it very driveable, does it?), which means it’s […]