One of the regulars in Sport Truck is the Pinup section at the back of the magazine. For this retro issue, we decided to put together this expanded section with a couple of actual pinup girls. The models we found are actually a part of the rockabilly scene and dress like the girls from old-school pinup mags. Going along with this theme, we decided to shoot at Coast Airbrush in Anaheim, California. This shop is dedicated to all types of painted artwork and sells everything needed to attempt your own masterpiece. For more information on these artist creations, check out the Coast Airbrush website, wwwcoastairbrush.com. As for the girls in this section, enjoy.

The 411
Name: Andi Pandi
Age: 25
Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, California
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Artist and model
Website: www.andreayoungdesigns.com

How did you become a pinup model?
It happened accidentally; I'm a pinup artist and joined a modeling site, so I could get better photos of the gals I was drawing. Then, I started to get requests from photographers to shoot me. I thought, hey, why not? It took off from there.

How did you get your pinup name?
It was a childhood nickname and just seemed to fit.

How do you spend your free time?
I guess in my free time I hang out with my husband or go to the local bar with my great friend, Ivy.

What do you drive?
I drive a silver '05 Toyota Corolla. It gets awesome gas mileage for all the crazy driving I do.

What is the vehicle of your dreams?
For modern cars, I like the Audi A5 or a BMw in black, of course. For a vintage car, I'd love to have an older Cadillac deVille.

The 411
Name: Frankie Sin
Age: 24
Hometown: Orange County, California
Marital Status: Taken
Occupation: Pinup model and costume designer
Website: www.myspace.com/frankiesin

How did you become a pinup model?
I grew up watching classic films, collecting vintage clothing, and looking up to idols like Marilyn Monroe, Betty Page, and Lucille Ball, which all led to my fascination with traditional pinup art.

How did you get your pinup name?
My pinup name came from my love of good old blue eyes, Frank Sinatra.

How do you spend your free time?
I spend my free time watching old movies, designing costumes, hunting for vintage treasures at flea markets, camping and hiking, writing, reading, and spending as much time as I can with my friends and family.

What do you drive?
A new Volkswagen Beetle. Most modern cars are not very appealing to me, but I sure adore my buggy.

What is the vehicle of your dreams?
I know it's a bit of a standard dream car, but I fell in love with the good old '57 Chevy Bel Air when I was a kid, and I've always wanted one in baby pink and white. Honestly, any hunk o' metal pre-1960 gives me the chills. I am one to get all wide-eyed and mesmerized at hot rod shows.

The 411
Name: dayna deLux
Age: 30
Hometown: dallas, Texas
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Model
Website: www.daynadelux.com and www.myspace.com/daynadelux

How did you become a pinup model?
I got my start through pageants and modeling for fashion shows. Then, I picked up on acting and got an interest in becoming a makeup artist. while working for many different companies and perfecting my makeup skills, I landed in front of the camera modeling.

How did you get your pinup name?
I asked my friends their opinion on it. Being typical guys, they said my initials should be double d, and so we came up with deLux as my new last name.

How do you spend your free time?
It seems that all my free time is spent on the computer Myspacing and returning e-mails to all my fans.

What do you drive?
An '06 Mini Cooper, and I love it because it's dayna-sized.

What is the vehicle of your dreams?
Growing up in a garage has made me want a '34 Ford coupe with its big running boards and rarity.

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