Sports Car or Custom? The Lelton Partain Sport Custom

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Hi Gang… This is a question I’ve asked over and over.  That is, when does a sports car become a custom.  Or vice versa.  Although the car in today’s article isn’t my first choice to have this debate, it certainly qualifies.  … Continue reading

Plastic Henry J: The Kaiser Darrin KF-161 – Popular Science, May 1953

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Hi Gang… More neat stuff to share about the debut of the Kaiser Darrin…. Darren Swanson and I are working on an exact timeframe for all of the details of the debut of the Kaiser Darrin.  We’re also working with … Continue reading

1961 Smith Six – One Of The Last 1950’s Sport Customs Built in America

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Hi Gang… Who doesn’t love dramatic and sweeping curves on any type of sports car built?  I know I’m a sucker for ‘em, and the more dramatic (and probably less practical in practice…) the more I like the car.  That’s … Continue reading

The Four Cylinder Club Introduces… The Kaiser Darrin Sports Car

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Hi Gang… We’re on a quest.  A Kaiser-Darrin history quest.  When did the Darrin sports car debut?  And….when did it officially become the Kaiser Darrin 161 sports car?  Inquiring minds want to know. I know we can look it up in … Continue reading