Today’s Featured Coloring Book… SURFER GIRLS!

Kathie has been Surfing Malibu since 1965… so it makes sense that she would want young girls to enjoy the Ocean this way.

Inspiring kids through Coloring is our goal. Help us by giving the gift of COLOR… and know that 10% of proceeds for this book goes to 4OCEAN!

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SEXIEST CHEVY PICKUP TRUCK SHOW EVER! – FIREBALL MALIBU VLOG 690 – Fireball heads to the Automobile Driving Museum for a Tailgate Pickup Truck Show. Spots some of the sexiest trucks you’ve ever seen. Then, it’s off to do Malibu stuff including BIG WAVES!

The C/K was Chevrolet and GMC’s full-size chevy pickup truck line from 1960 until 2000 in the United States, from 1965 to 1999 in Canada, from 1964 to 2001 in Brazil, and from 1975 to 1982 in Chile.

The first Chevrolet pickup truck was introduced in 1924, though in-house designs did not appear until 1930.

“C” indicated two-wheel drive and “K” indicated four-wheel drive.

The aging C/K light-duty pickup truck was replaced with the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra names in 1999 in the United States and Canada, and 2001 in Brazil; the Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD heavy-duty pickup trucks followed.

Until this time, the names Silverado and Sierra were used to identify the trim level of the C/K chevy pickup trucks.

For the first Chevrolet C Series #pickuptruck, made from 1911 to 1913, see Chevrolet Series C Classic Six (the first Chevy).

The 1960 model year introduced a new body style of light pick-up truck that featured many firsts.

Most important of these were a drop-center ladder frame, allowing the cab to sit lower, and independent front suspension, giving an almost car-like ride in a truck.

Also new for 1960 was a new designation system for trucks made by GM. Gone were the 3100, 3200, and 3600 designations for short 1/2, long 1/2 and 3/4-ton models.

Instead, a new scheme assigned a 10, 20, or 30 for 1/2, 3/4, and 1-ton models.

Since 1957, trucks were available from the factory as four-wheel drive, and the new class scheme would make this known.

A C (conventional) in front of the series number indicates two-wheel rear drive while a K denotes four-wheel drive.

Actual badging on Chevrolet trucks carried the series name system from the previous generation in 1960 and 1961: the 10, 20, 30, and 40 series (C and K) were badged as “Apaches”, 50 and 60 series trucks were badged as “Vikings”, and the largest 70 and 80 series models were marked “Spartans”.

In 1960, C/K trucks were available in smooth “Fleetside” or fendered “Stepside” versions. GMC called these “Wide-Side” and “Fenderside.”


BEST BIRTHDAY VIDEO EVER! – FIREBALL MALIBU VLOG 669 – It’s been Kathie’s Birthweek which has included Surfing, Hiking, Swimming and a mega-dinner at The Malibu Cafe at Calamigos Ranch. Plus, Fireball gets the all-new 2017 Nissan Maxima SR!


1971 CORVETTE in WAR BONNET YELLOW – FIREBALL MALIBU VLOG 662 – Coffee, the Beach and to The Automobile Driving Museum by 8am for a Corvette Car Show. Fireball spots a perfect 1971 Corvette LT1 in War Bonnet Yellow.

From WIKI… The Chevrolet Corvette (C3) was a sports car that was produced by Chevrolet for the 1968 through 1982 model years.

Engines and chassis components were mostly carried over from the previous generation, but the body and interior were new. It set new sales records with 53,807 produced for the 1979 model year.

The C3 is the third generation of the Chevrolet Corvette, while the 1969 through 1976 models mark the second generation of the Corvette Stingray.

1971 cars were virtually identical in appearance to the previous model inside and out.

This was the final year for the fiber optics light monitoring system, the headlight washer system, and the M22 heavy duty 4-speed manual gearbox.

For the first time, air conditioning was installed on most of the cars, with nearly 53 percent so ordered. Engines were detuned with reduced compression ratios to tolerate lower octane fuel.

The small blocks available were the 350 cu in (5.7 L) base engine, which dropped to 270 hp (201 kW), and the high performance LT-1, now listed at 330 hp (246 kW).

The LS5 454 cu in (7.4 L) motor was carried over and produced 365 hp (272 kW). Offered in ‘71 only was the LS6 454 cu in (7.4 L) big-block featuring aluminum heads and delivering 425 hp (317 kW), highest of the 1970-72 series, and could be ordered with an automatic transmission.

The ZR1 option was carried over for LT-1 equipped cars and the ZR2 option, offered this year only, provided a similar performance equipment package for LS6 cars, and restricted transmission to a 4-speed manual.

Rare options: ZR1 special engine package (8), ZR2 special engine package (12), LS6 425-hp engine (188), shoulder belts in convertibles (677).

Haunted Original 1924 MINER’S TRUCK! – FMV443

Fireball Malibu Vlog 443 goes nuts, heading the the GYM, a $17M Malibu Home, The Murphy Auto Museum and then #Surfing. Somewhere in there, Fireball & Kathie spot cool cars and a creepy haunted 1924 MINER’S TRUCK. SHARE Today’s Vlog!


Welcome to the WHEELS AND WAVES 5 Car Show! – FMV442

Fireball Malibu Vlog 442 features Fireball’s 5th WHEELS AND WAVES CarShow with amazing #cars, then to the beach as Kathie surfs some killer #Waves. Plus, wrapped up in some awesome Automotive Inspiration! SHARE Today’s Vlog!


You need this 1971 Rusty Bucket VW SURF BUS – FMV425

Fireball Malibu Vlog 425 celebrates Kathie’s Birthday at Malibu Beach, surfing awesome waves and this 1971 Rusty VW BUS SURF VAN. SHARE Today’s Vlog!


Fireball drives the 2016 GMC SIERRA DENALI – FMV384

Fireball Malibu Vlog 384 goes #Surfing Malibu Style in the 2016 GMC Sierra Denali. Plus, ANNOUNCEMENTS! SHARE Today’s Vlog!

Come to Fireball #WHEELSANDWAVES #CarShow at Gladstones Malibu!

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BIKE of your DREAMS – FMV371

Do what you #LOVE! Gym leads to Surfing Malibu’s best break, then Fireball spots more #CARS, #BIKES and Kathie wraps it up. SHARE Today’s Vlog!

Come to Fireball #WHEELSANDWAVES #CarShow at Gladstones Malibu!

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Wicked Cool Citroen DS Concept – FIREBALL MALIBU VLOG 210

Today’s Vlog: Post workout, Fireball & Kathie watch surfing and prepare for Malibu Rain. Featured are some amazing Concept Cars including a Citroen DS Revival. PLEASE SHARE & SUBSCRIBE!