Archive | June, 2017

Gene Winfield Happy 90th


Today Gene Winfield turns 90 years young. Gene celebrates life everyday, clearly the key to happiness. No matter where you see Gene Winfield he is always smiling, dancing, working and loving life. Large Birthday wishes to you sir, thank you for making the automotive world a happier place with you in it!

Edelbrock Jr. God Speed


Vic Edelbrock Jr. sadly has passed away Friday, June 9th, from complications from a cold at age 80. At age 26 Vic took over the aftermarket performance part company, that bears the ever so known name, Edelbrock after the passing of his father in 1962. Edelbrock Jr. grew his father’s company into one of the […]

’77 Sunset Strip Star


Roger Smith, star of ’77 Sunset Strip, dies at age 84. Who could ever forget actor Roger Smith, who brought glamour to the TV detective genre as a hip private eye on ’77 Sunset Strip. Roger Smith passes away Sunday morning at Sherman Oaks hospital in Los Angeles after battling a terminal illness. Roger Smith […]