356 Speedster 23F
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James Dean purchased his new 1955 Porsche 356 speedster with his monetary reward for his performance in East of Eden. The car came from John Von Neumanns Competition Motors on Vine street in Hollywood. And soon after collecting the little speedster. It was lightly tuned for racing. Dean would surprise everyone by finishing 1st in his class and 3rd overall in his first race! At Palm Springs race track. Dean was now hooked on speed and racing!
Often copied, but never surpassed- the original vintage style slub yarn Johnson Motors t-shirt. 100% ringspun slub cotton, in our traditional slim fit with the Johnson Motors signature self rib and suture stitch.
We knit our own yarn that we cut, sew, dye, print and hand finish in the city of Los Angeles. All graphic art is hand drawn. T-shirts are garment dyed and pre-shrunk.