Mark at Boing Boing writes:

The Blow N Glo Special, built and driven by Maddog, is a nice-looking car built to compete in the San Fernando Valley Illegal Soap Box Federation races. The February issue of Hot Rod has an article about the S.F.V.I.S.B.F.

San Fernando Valley Illegal Soap Box Federation – Link

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy person’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

  • Josh

    Ha! That shopping center look familiar! There’s a video online of these guys racing down the hill I live on top of (right down the street from that picture). It’s pretty crazy and I wish I had known about it to watch them.

    Here it is: YouTube