Whiteknuckler Blog

They don't make things like they used to… but we do!

So what do all these cars, trucks, bikes, and racing things have to do with a leather goods company?

Truckers, riders, rodders, and ranchers know what a whiteknuckle experience is, and this is why we say that our line of leather goods and accessories is hot rod and horsepower inspired. Much of our inspiration comes from the design era when things were made differently and well, frankly, better. We can't reproduce the cars of the classic horsepower era but we can make things as they used to be for our line of leather goods and accessories!

In our blog, you will find a collection of stories, articles, and themes that turn our crank so to speak, and tie into classic design language synonymous with our American-made goods!

Enjoy!

Whiteknuckler Blog

The Eyes of the World Are Upon You: The History of D-Day

The Eyes of the World Are Upon You: The History...

June 6, 1944, better known as D-Day, is the date when allied troops stormed the beaches at Normandy, France, during World War II.  The allies attempted to regain control of...

The Eyes of the World Are Upon You: The History...

June 6, 1944, better known as D-Day, is the date when allied troops stormed the beaches at Normandy, France, during World War II.  The allies attempted to regain control of...

Bigfoot: The Original Monster Truck

Bigfoot: The Original Monster Truck

Necessity is often the mother of invention. This holds true when it comes to the birth of the original monster truck, Bigfoot. This customized, off-road truck was the OG of...

Bigfoot: The Original Monster Truck

Necessity is often the mother of invention. This holds true when it comes to the birth of the original monster truck, Bigfoot. This customized, off-road truck was the OG of...

426 Hemi: Mopar Monster

426 Hemi: Mopar Monster

Hemi. Is there any word in the automotive lexicon that conjures up more absurd imagery? Tire smoke that chokes out your logic and the General Lee runnin’ from the Sheriff...

426 Hemi: Mopar Monster

Hemi. Is there any word in the automotive lexicon that conjures up more absurd imagery? Tire smoke that chokes out your logic and the General Lee runnin’ from the Sheriff...

Interview with Matt Frick of Camp 4Lo

Interview with Matt Frick of Camp 4Lo

When you speak to Matt Frick, owner of Baja California-based off-road adventure company Camp 4Lo, it will quickly become apparent that he’s the real deal. He possesses a unique entrepreneurial...

Interview with Matt Frick of Camp 4Lo

When you speak to Matt Frick, owner of Baja California-based off-road adventure company Camp 4Lo, it will quickly become apparent that he’s the real deal. He possesses a unique entrepreneurial...

The History of the American Tugboat: The Great “Little Helper”

The History of the American Tugboat: The Great ...

Known as “the tow trucks of the waters” or “the AAA of the seven seas,” tugboats are used to move stalled ships, help vessels move through waterways that are difficult...

The History of the American Tugboat: The Great ...

Known as “the tow trucks of the waters” or “the AAA of the seven seas,” tugboats are used to move stalled ships, help vessels move through waterways that are difficult...

Good at Being Evel: The History of Evel Knievel

Good at Being Evel: The History of Evel Knievel

One name undoubtedly comes to mind when you think of the word daredevil: Evel Knievel. From humble beginnings to flying high across TV screens worldwide, Knievel defied death as a...

Good at Being Evel: The History of Evel Knievel

One name undoubtedly comes to mind when you think of the word daredevil: Evel Knievel. From humble beginnings to flying high across TV screens worldwide, Knievel defied death as a...