Posts Tagged “classic cars”

41st Annual Boise Roadster Show

By | March 14, 2013

As the lone Daily Derbi editor to live outside of Utah, I often feel isolated from the great events that most of the crew enjoys.  Save for the short time in the greater Seattle area, Mr. Davis has been starved of great car scenes. Boise, Idaho isn’t a grease monkeys Mecca by a long shot […]

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Utah Events: Free Admission to “Speed” on U of U Appreciation Day

By | September 12, 2012

Not to keep beating the same tired old drum, but if you still have not taken in the “Speed” exhibition at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA), and you also happen to be a student or employee of the University of Utah, you can get free admission to the Museum this coming Saturday, September […]

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Utah Events: “Speed: The Art of the Performance Automobile”

By | September 4, 2012

The last time I saw the Mormon Meteor III in person, the famed Bonneville salt-flats record-setter had a constellation of dried spitwads splattered across her canopy and a crushed wax-paper Coke cup sticking out of one of her 12 side-mounted exhaust pipes. This was in the early ’90s, back when this hand-built, one-of-a-kind speedster was […]

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