Start Your Engines... by Helen McLean

Canvas Prints

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The cool ride is Paul Vanzella’s ’57 Cadillac Coupe DeVille.

Drag race set in Williamstown, Victoria.

This image is also showcased in the 2009 calendar (click image to view the calendar)


1950, 50s, bad, black, bouffant, building, cadillac, checkered, checkers, classic, day, fifties, girl, helen, helenjocollab, hot, hotrod, jo, mclean, mothers, obrien, orange, paul, red, retro, rod, sexy, smoke, vanzella, vintage, white, woman


  • Benjamin Scheurer
    Benjamin Scheurerover 6 years ago

    you gotta LOVE the way this shot is framed….fantastic, Helen!

  • Helen McLean
    Helen McLeanover 6 years ago

    Thanks Ben! Can’t go wrong with a close of up all things hot -shoes, checkered flag, car!!!

  • Kurt  Tutschek
    Kurt Tutschekover 6 years ago

    wow – brilliant colors and perfect composition.

  • Mohsen Bayramnejad
    Mohsen Bayramn...over 6 years ago

    Very nicely done, helen.

  • N Chester
    N Chesterover 6 years ago

    Excellent work

  • yagoveith
    yagoveithover 6 years ago

    Wow so slick! Excellent capture!

  • Basia McAuley
    Basia McAuleyover 6 years ago

    Excellent comp & cropping, the colour is great, love it.

  • Georgi Bitar
    Georgi Bitarover 6 years ago

    amazing shot!

  • Murray Newham
    Murray Newhamover 6 years ago

    f’n hot

  • Mugsy
    Mugsyover 6 years ago

    Pure magic!

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