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A Pocket Full of Dodge Technology

I was watching my youngest play the other day, and something he did sparked a memory.

 

He had grabbed a handful of his toy cars, and placed a number of them in his pockets. Now, this may not sound like any grand event… but the spark that went off in my mind may have burnt a few floating thoughts to the inside of my skull. I was instantly transported through time, back to when I’d do the same thing. In fact, I’d always have a car or two in my pocket, wherever we went. It just seemed like the thing…

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A Pocket Full of Dodge Technology

Building Classic Muscle — with Tiny Plastic Blocks

How do you show your love affair with classic muscle cars? Most people get their hands on their favorite old model in some state of disrepair, lovingly fix it up, and then protect the sanctity of its finish with the single-minded dedication of a starved guard dog. But Finland’s Johannes Rojola isn’t most people. As you can see from his 1965 Dodge Dart “Cotton Picker” here, the man has an affinity — and an undeniable gift — for crafting detailed cars out of Lego blocks. Be sure to check…

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Building Classic Muscle — with Tiny Plastic Blocks