Drop Carlisle Swap Satisfy Photographs: Muscle Cars and trucks, Elements, Bikes, And More From This Crazy Swap Meet
(Words and Pictures by Joe Grippo) Autumn in my house condition of Pennsylvania signifies two matters to me, swift E.T.’s and Swap Fulfill season. With Hurricane Ian bearing down us this unique weekend, racing was off the desk, so it was back to the Carlisle Fairgrounds for the Slide Carlisle extravaganza of elements looking. Lighter group this 12 months it seemed, but the area was continue to rather packed, and prices were high, and bargains were being there but more durable to find. We went on just Friday of the near weeklong occasion, so it was an abbreviated journey, but we spied tons of neat stuff.
The automobile corral had some great choices, a killer 1959 Ford Region Squire with very well-worn wooden grain and steel slot wheels, a undesirable-ass Willys coupe and a few exciting classic panel trucks. The swap satisfy is constantly chock complete of attractive vintage velocity and sizzling rod elements, from wheels to intakes and various pieces of NOS goodness. Memorabilia continues to be immensely common, and the costs bear that out. I seen a uptick in vintage BMX bikes and paraphernalia this 12 months, appealing to my 80’s inner boy or girl. Interesting stuff was almost everywhere.
Examine out the Carlisle greatness in the galleries…