Oceanside Harbor

We hit the harbor just in time for sunset.

Turbo powered Catfish make the cover of Kit Car Builder July 2014

Cover Shot!

We made the very last cover of Kit Car Builder before they make a big format change. It’s a really entertaining and informative issue, and it’s free. Find the link … Continue Reading →


Dyno Day

Long story short, the Flyin’ Miata turbo set up is making 180whp on a Mustang dyno, as tuned by William Knose of Delicious Tuning. This would equal 225whp if it … Continue Reading →



Turbo Installation

We’ve got about a week before the Catfish is supposed to make an appearance at The Motion Picture Car Club show.  It’s held at the CBS studios in Burbank on … Continue Reading →


You’re An Idiot if You Take That New Porsche To The Track

  The punchline to this MotoIQ story is that while the Porsche GT3 can circle the Nordschleiffe in 7:25, a replacement nose skin is $3,500.  That’s the cost of a … Continue Reading →

300SL black paint

San Clemente Car Show

It’s that time again.  The 19th annual San Clemente Car show happens this Sunday from 10am until 2pm and will include over 300 cars, food, music and more.  The quality … Continue Reading →

TIG Shock Tower

TIG Welding Goodness

There are plenty of ways to put a frame together, and depending on the skill level of the welder even the “worst” method can be better than the “best”.  While … Continue Reading →


Audio Link to The Drive With Alan Taylor

If you want to hear about the Catfish, go to “The Drive With Alan Taylor” HERE and check in at about minute 48.  You’ll hear from Alan Taylor, motorjournalist Steve … Continue Reading →


The Magical SB100–Registering Your Car In California

The SB100 is THE method for Catfish registration in California, and makes 500 vouchers available every year for people who want to register specially-constructed cars.  These could be dune buggies, … Continue Reading →