Subscribe
Merchandise
Pictures
Events
Magazine Dealers
Links
Advertising
Contributor Info
Contact
  Showdown Drags - 2009
News Flash!
 
rod & kulture
sponsored  
 

Gene Winfield's Reactor

click to enlarge

About to hit fifty, the Reactor still causes viewers to do a second take. Sometime three. How about as many as six, to match the number of names (*) this custom has been called or referred to? This one vehicle blended it all: a body with a 10-year-old European influence in the rear, combined with a front end featuring forward-looking space age optimism, shaped in aluminum, coated in the new-for-the-time metal flake, hideaway headlights, doors that hinged up and away, a bubble wraparound windshield, a rear-hinged tilting roof, a boomerang-styled....

Read the rest of this article in ISSUE 38: Mother Lode