Captn Bob & Arlo Video Blob

What days and times are best for a car show?

We go to a lot of car shows. A lot of car shows. Really… a lot of car shows. Some shows are on a Saturday and some are on Sunday’s. Some start at 7 am and go to 3 pm. Some start at 7 am…

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What Kind Of Music Do You Want To Hear At A Car Show?

So this week – we talk about music being played at car shows or while you are driving to one.

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Wisconsin Hot Rods In Trouble With The Law.

This blog is an update to the recent incident of the Wisconsin State Patrol targeting hot rods. Those that were pulled over were given 10 day “fix it” warning with a prevision that if they didn’t comply, the state would pull the vehicle’s registration. Several…

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Support Your Local Swap Meet.

We all know we can buy stuff on the interweb. Great! But is that really the best way to find stuff. Think about it – “Does every old hot rodder know how to use the internet, beyond surfing for funny videos? Do they really want…

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What to do with all those old car magazines?

In this Blob – we talk about all the car magazines we have collected and now what are we going to do with them. Recently, we have run across stacks and stacks of old magazines only to find out that no one wants them. Backstory:…

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The Artwork of Captn’ Bob and Arlo

Guess what?! In the issue #20 CARtoons Magazine there is a brand new comic strip called “The Hot Rod Adventures of Captn’ Bob and Arlo”. For years Arlo has been cranking out artwork to support Wisconsin Hot Rod Radio. From commemorative posters to jackets and…

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We Need To Stick Together Fellas

Already we have established that we are all car enthusiasts. Whether you are over 50 or under 30 years of age. Sure we drive different styles and makes of cars. And we try to increase horsepower, tweet the suspension and modify the body lines of…

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Let’s Show Some Respect

We have seen where someone will drag out of the trunk of their classic car a charcoal grill, fire it up and start cooking hot dogs and burgers. The problem is that they are doing it in the parking lot of a restaurant that is…

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Trophy Booty?

To some receiving a trophy is a sign of recognition for hard work. That recognition is form of respect – that other’s judge them to be better than the other guy. However, does that always work for bringing your car or motorcycle to a show….

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Better Car Show Flyers

We see a lot of fliers. Car shows, motorcycle shows, model building shows, tractor shows and swap stuff shows. Here are a few tips on how to make a better event flyer.

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