American Motor Stories
American Motor Stories takes you on a journey through classic drag racers, hot rods, muscle cars and custom builds. All devoted to the passion for speed, power and beauty.
Directed byErik Lundmark
S01:E01 - Nostalgic Drag Racing (Pt. 1)
American Nostalgic Racing Association hold four events per year where you can see all of the favorite cars from the 50s, 60s and 70s drag race. We get to meet the personalities and learn about the cars.
S01:E04 - Wink Eller Legend of the Salt (Pt. 1)
Wink Eller builds a new record breaking motorcycle that we follow from start to finish. He already has 67 landspeed records and he thinks this bike will be the one to rule them all.
S01:E05 - Wink Eller Legend of the Salt (Pt. 2)
Wink Ellers bike is now finished and we follow him to Bonneville where he fights the weather and other bumps in the road in order to try and break the speed record.
S01:E06 - Fins, Form Without Function
Leslie Kendal, curator at Petersen Auto Museum takes on a private tour of his exhibition Fins, Form Without Function. He describes the evolution of fins and shows us some very rare cars.
S01:E08 - Television Motion Picture Car Club (Pt. 1)
The Television Motion Picture Car Club hosts a great 4th of July party on the CBS studio lot in the heart of Hollywood. Amazing cars, fun people and personalities and a rare interview with Ed Iskanderian, the grandfather of the fast cam action.
S01:E09 - Television Motion Picture Car Club (Pt. 2)
The Television Motion Picture Car Club is a group of passionate car lovers who all work in the entertainment industry. Today we get to meet Paula Murphy - Miss STP, TV Tommy Ivo and the grandfather of the Pontiac GTO.