Monthly Archives: December 2010

Motorized Derby Car

JD created this sweet motorized derby car for an Adult Pinewood Derby Race.  It took him 40 hours to build (!) and sports a 6:6:1 gear ratio.  Read about the whole project at his blog.  LINK

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Scenes from Portland Adult Pinewood Derby Race

LAPubell reports in his website about a gloriously diabolical adult Pinewood Derby Race in Portland, OR and snapped these awesome pictures.  Read about it at his website.  LINK

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SEMA contest pt. 5

This sucker looks like it flew right out of a Speed Racer episode.  Built by Pinkee’s Rod Shop. Source:  Hot Rod Magazine, November 2010

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SEMA contest pt. 4

Isn’t this the car that sci-fi novels promised we’d be driving by now?  This streamlined beauty was crafted by Rob Ida Concepts. Source:  Hot Rod Magazine, November 2010

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SEMA Contest pt. 3

Classic downhill racer design by Boerne Stage Kustoms Source:  Hot Rod Magazine, November 2010

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SEMA contest Pt. 2

Entry for SEMA’s charity Pinewood Drag Race by Hot Rods & Custom Stuff.  Look at those curves and that glorious paint.  Drool… Source:  Hot Rod Magazine, November 2010

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SEMA 2010 Pinewood Derby Contest pt.1

Hot Rod Magazine reports: SEMA (the annual automotive tradeshow) recently held its annual charity car show in Pasadena, CA…  This year marked SEMA’s 3rd annual Pinewood Drag Race, sponsored by eBay.  Proceeds from the program benefit…Childhelp and Victory Junction Gang … Continue reading

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I’d build one, but I’d lose it

Built by Mark Osbourne.  Source: Flickr (link to original) -Diabolical Dave

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