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Ain’t That America

There are very few things we can all agree on in this country. We’re divided into sets and subsets and subsets of subsets. We’re divided by gender, race and beliefs, but one of the very few things we can agree on, is we all love our cars. It defies all divisions, we all love our […]

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Buried Treasure!

        I guess, it’s really all for the best that I’m not rich; I’d only get myself in trouble. Now if you’re a run of the mill millionaire, you might fill your garage with a Ferrari or two, and maybe a Porsche or Mercedes and that’s fine, who could blame you? See, […]

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Everything Old is New Again

Technology and the development of technology, never seems to travel in a straight line. The Wright Brothers developed the aircraft, after years of careful study and continual development. The brothers were the research scientists of their day, working out each problem individually, until they’d built a working airplane, principles the new Boeing 787 use were […]

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You Just Never Know!

     In all the range of human emotions, one of the most popular is the excitement of the unexpected. We enjoy roller coasters or scary movies, because we’re unsure what will happen next. It’s that anticipation, the giddy excitement of the unexpected, and even though, we know it’s only a movie or an amusement park […]

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American Car

American Car By David Glenn Cox   We look at these beautiful classic cars admiring their design and the history; they’re illustrations from the chapters of our own lives. A burning ember flying by gone forever -in a second, as the true meaning of this art is lost in superchargers, carburetors and spoked wheels. These […]

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Welcome to Rubber the Right Way classic car blog,

  This blog is dedicated to the appreciation of the classic automobile. If you love classic cars, join us. If you own a classic car, welcome, send us a photo and we’ll share your car with the world. If you hope to own a classic car someday we’re already in your corner! We hope to […]

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Ed “Big Daddy” Roth

By David Glenn Cox Note grease stains on shoe. Okay, so far this blog has been filled with 19th century stuff shirts. Guys born before Grandpa met Grandma and they were all geniuses’ la, la, la. But what about the geniuses born in the 20th century? Ed Roth once said, the only two classes he […]

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The Dodge Brothers

The Dodge Brothers By David Glenn Cox Just before the turn of the 20th Century brothers John and Horace Dodge were building bicycles, just like the Wright brothers. They built what we call today the safety bicycle; with two identical wheels which were all the rage. The brothers also liked tinkering with steam engines, but […]

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Movie Cars – Movie Stars

Movie Cars – Movie Stars By David Glenn Cox   The automobile and the motion pictures have much in common besides motion. The automobile is a great comic/dramatic platform and even before motion pictures had sound, they had automobiles. In 1926, Buster Keaton took a Broadway stage play and turned it into a hit two-reeler. […]