Author Archives: Kit Foster

Q&A with Kit Foster: March 26, 2009

Another word on finding the earliest rear window defrosters (was it on the '52 Rolls-Royce?); discovering the assembly location for a '49 Cosmopolitan; an unidentified radiator shell; and a reader hunts for a horn ring for a '57 Ford Fairlane.

Q&A with Kit Foster: March 19, 2009

This week, Kit fields questions on an Edelbrock CA6 manifold and how to determine rpm's. Also, continuing discussion on possible condenser problems with a 1956 Lincoln Premier; and the search is on for spark plug wire configuration for a 1934 Ford flathead V-8.

Beaulieu Autojumble: car swappin’ British style

After reading about the Hershey’s AACA Eastern National Fall Meet in the 1960s, Michael Ware, now-retired director of Britain’s National Motor Museum, got to thinking: maybe a similar car event could be held in England.  Thus evolved the Beaulieu Autojumble.