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Orbitron Rides Again Video

Big Daddy's Orbitron has been found and restored. See the story in Rod & Custom Magazine titled, "Ed "Big Daddy" Roth's Orbitron - The Lost One".


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Ed Roth’s customized Civic goes up for sale

Call it the world’s most expensive 1979 Honda.
Ed Roth's Honda is up for grabs on HMN.com with an asking price of $25,000.
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New video added to the site.

Weldon found this video on YouTube.com. We think its from the movie "Tales of the Rat Fink". See the clip and you will want the movie!!! Get the DVD at EdRoth.com.

Thanks, Weldon!
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New video added to the site.

Weldon found this video on the 2006 Detroit Autorama featuring Big Daddy's cars with George Barris and Ilene Roth.

See it here >>

Thanks, Weldon!
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Ed "Big Daddy" Roth's T-Bucket Masterpiece "Tweedy Pie" available at upcoming auction.

The auction will be conducted at a four day collector car auction conducted by Russo and Steele Collector Car Auctions in Scottsdale Arizona. The auction will start Thursday January 18 and continues through Sunday January 21. A preview will be held January 17. More than 500 collector cars will be auctioned. Tweedy Pie is classed as a featured automobile for this auction. Tweedy Pie is expected to cross the auction block Saturday evening. A more specific time will be repotered here when known. For complete auction information, please visit the web site: Russo and Steele Collector Car Auction

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New video added to the site.

This new video is from YouTube.com. It features an impressive Big Daddy collection on display in the Petersen Museum. From the Show Cars to the actual screens used to screenprint shirts, this is a must see for fans.

See it here >>

(Big thanks to Weldon for contacting us about this one!)

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Just added a videos to the site.

These videos come from YouTube.com, they are either about Big Daddy or are related. One of the videos show a interview with Big Daddy!!

Check out the "Videos" section >>

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Revving up Rat Fink  (By JENNIE PUNTER, Special to The Globe and Mail)

 

Filmmaker Ron Mann was revving up production on Tales of the Rat Fink, about the life and times of custom-art pioneer and sixties hot-rod culture hero Ed (Big Daddy) Roth, in early 2001 when the whole thing screeched to an abrupt halt.
Read story here >>

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An inspirational Rat Fink Artist
Ed Roth created cartoons and custom cars Film festival flick recalls golden age of hot rod culture.

Sep. 16, 2006. 01:00 AM


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Tales of the Rat Fink


This film is about Big Daddy's sculpted custom cars - "The Beatnik Bandit", "Mysterion" and "The Outlaw" - and his cast of eyepopping cartoon characters.

JOHN GOODMAN, JAY LENO, ANN-MARGRET, STONE COLD STEVE AUSTIN PAUL LEMAT, THE SMOTHERS BROTHERS, BILLY F. GIBBONS, MATT GROENING, TOM WOLFE & ROBERT WILLIALMS lend their voices to TALES OF THE RATFINK.

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Mysterion


See the story in the current issue of Rod & Custom Magazine about Dave Shuten's Carbon Copy of a Show Car Legend by Chris Shelton. The article is a great read about the history of the Mysterion and about how Big Daddy built it!!

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Moldy Marvin has posted pictures and movies of the 6th Annual Rat Fink Party and Kustom Kulture Extravaganza. Check it out!!!



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