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1926 Ford Model T Sedan: Revamped with a 302 V8 Engine

Ford Model T Sedan Featuring Hot Rod Style with plenty of Modern Upgrades By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Wes Allison There are many reasons why...
01 1967 Corvette convertible with LS engine and big block makeover

Drop Top C2 Corvette With Big-Block Flare Masquerading its LS Heart

The Ultimate 1967 Corvette: Powerful Powertrain, Performance Suspension, and Custom Interior By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By NotStock Photography In the performance world, some cars come...
01 Classic 1932 Plymouth coupe PB

Blown Hemi-Powered Plymouth Coupe Transformation

Paul’s 1932 Plymouth Coupe With Plenty Of Mopar Performance By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography By the Author When stepping into the world of hot rodding there...
01 Don Granata s 1929 Ford Roadster

Don’s 60s Era Highboy Ford Roadster

Street Roadster With Vintage Chevy Small Block Power By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Wes Allison There is a story behind every hot rod, and many...
01 Pontiac GTO 1969 a classic muscle car in American automotive history

Kevin Hart’s 1969 Pontiac GTO

Detroit Speed Built This SEMA Show Stopper By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson By 1969 the Pontiac GTO was cemented into the muscle car...
01 Vintage 1955 Chevy Nomad in Candy Apple Red by Marc Byers

Chevy Nomad Balances Vintage Looks With Modern Performance

This Candy Red ‘55 Chevy Nomad Has Plenty of Modern Mods & Nods To The Past By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Joseph Dowling There is...
01 1932 Ford roadster in black with vibrant orange flame decals side profile

Beth Myers’ 2024 AMBR winning 1932 Ford Phaeton Built by Roy Brizio Street Rods

By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Michael Christensen   -   Videography by Ryan Foss Productions There are a handful of awards that cause any rodder...
01 Vintage 1940 Ford pickup truck restored by Joe Gregorio

Not Your Everyday Ford Pickup

This 1940 Ford Pickup’s Rare Restoration With Plenty of Performance By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Wes Allison Ford Motor Company produced “only” slightly more than...
01 Vintage 1932 Ford three window highboy coupe with a 4 inch top chop

Deuce Coupe With Vintage Vibes

The 1932 Ford Three-Window Highboy Coupe Brings Back Dry Lakes Memories By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson Regardless of your age, if you are...
01 The Ridetech air suspension and Wilwood brake kit on the GTO

Mom’s 1967 Pontiac GTO

Smith Family Restoration Project of This Pontiac GTO By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Grant Cox Young girls, like young boys, have cool car dreams–hot rodding...
01 1955 Ford Fairlane Victoria showcasing timeless 50 s styling

Timeless 1955 Ford Fairlane Victoria

Custom Hot Rod Blends Vintage Aesthetic with Modern Performance By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Michael Christensen It is a fact that the cars of the...
01 The Chevy 210 s PPG Wimbledon White roof with matching blue scallops

Head Turning Chevy 210 Cruiser

This 1953 Chevy 210 is a Subtle Street Rod By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography By the Author There’s nothing quite like topping your tank and hitting...
01 Classic 49 51 Mercury Coupe customized by Brian Omatsu

Purple Reign: Custom Pinstriped Merc Coupe

Brian Omatsu's 1951 Mercury Coupe: Blending Styles from Classic and Modern Custom Car Eras By Stephan Szantai   -   Photography By the Author During the early ’50s...
002 Custom 1934 Ford angled side view showcasing the exposed engine and large grille

Classic East Coast Styled 1934 Channeled Ford Coupe Personifies Kool

By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography by the Author With regard to the bitchin East Coast–styled 1934 Ford channeled coupe, it was originally built by Jerry...
01 Vintage 1955 Ford Thunderbird convertible with removable hardtop

1955 Thunderbird With Shocking Looks & Performance

Coral Orange Ragtop Ford Thunderbird By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson There is lots to see and figure out about this 1955 Ford Thunderbird...
01 Stunning black 1957 Chevy Bel Air

LT4 Powered Tri-Five Chevy

Tri-Five Chevy With Modern Power Plant and Independent Rear Suspension By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson Before we get too deep, let’s go over...
01 A stunning 1938 Lincoln Zephyr custom hot rod in Porsche Graphite Blue

Coyote Swapped Custom Lincoln Zephyr

SaltWorks Fabrication Built 1938 Lincoln Zephyr By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson You see enough 1932 Fords, Tri-Five Chevys, and so on and you...
01 Vintage 1950 Chevrolet 3100 series pickup truck restored by Tom Taxon

LS Swapped 1950 Chevrolet 3100

Tom’s “Advance Design” Chevrolet 3100 Hot Rod By Gary Rosier - Photography By the Author The early trucks of 1947-55 were known as the Chevy Advance...
01 1958 Cadillac Bahama Blue shade on the Ford Five Window Deuce Coupe

Unmistakable Bahama Blue Deuce Coupe

Custom Flair & Hot Rod Appeal By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson It’s always a very cool feeling when a hot rod “speaks” to...
01 2024 grand national roadster show ambr winner 1932 ford 2 door tub brizio myers

2024 Grand National Roadster Show Names ’32 Ford Phaeton As Winner Of The AMBR

Roy Brizio Street Rods Build Winner Of America’s Most Beautiful Roadster Award By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Author The end has come to the 74th...

2024 Barrett-Jackson Cup Winner – 1960 Buick Invicta

Clean Sweep For The Cal Auto Creations Muti-Award Winning X60 Invicta Custom By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Author Officially called the “Ultimate Best In Show”...
01 1941 Willys coupe with a fresh approach to a popular theme

Unconventional 1941 Willys Coupe

LS Swapped Willys Coupe With Street Performance By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson   -   Artwork By Eric Brockmeyer Design Should you find yourself wandering...
01 Vintage 1938 Ford Coupe a popular model among hot rodders

David’s Dream 1938 Ford Coupe Build

David Burgard’s Good-Looking Hot Rod Ford Coupe By Dale Moreau   -   Photography By the Author Back in the late ’20s through the ’40s, the Ford models...
01 Dave Gray s 1932 Ford roadster a fresh look and a great build

Hemi Swapped 1932 Ford Roadster

Dave Gray’s Deuce Roadster Built In only 5 Months By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson It’s been said that 1932 Ford roadsters are plentiful...
01 1965 chevelle big block strange motion

Family Tradition

Building Your 1965 Chevelle With Big-Block Power Comes Easier When It’s In The Genes By Brian Brennan   -    Photography By John Jackson When the time comes...
01 Beautiful 1955 Thunderbird owned by Gary Coe

Coyote Swapped 1955 Thunderbird

Gary Coe’s 5.0 Coyote Powered Thunderbird Is A Bird Of Prey By Dale M. Moreau   -   Photography By the Author This incredibly beautiful 1955 Thunderbird is...
01 A stunning custom 1954 Chevy Bel Air with a unique design

This Solar Gold ’54 Chevy Is a Tribute To The Past and The Present

John Hall Jr’s 1954 Chevy Mild Custom By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography By the Author There’s nothing more stunning than a custom car crafted with baselines...
01 Gary Upton s 1940 Ford Coupe with a classic design

1940 Ford Coupe With 427 Windsor Power

Gary’s Ford Coupe, Fascination Realized By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Wes Allison When speaking with Gary Upton, of SoCal, it becomes obvious of his lifelong...
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Bob Bauder’s Last Build: ‘32 Ford Pickup

Hot Rod Hero Bob Bauder’s Enduring Influence By Eric Geisert   -   Photography By Wes Allison In February 2018, the NHRA Museum in Pomona, California, was packed...
01 1930 Ford sedan a unique hot rod owned by Gerry Kerna

Traditional 1930 Model A Sedan With A Twist

Gerry Kerna’s Award Winning Channeled Model A Sedan By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson Every hot rod is different but some are unique. At...
01 A beautifully restored 1965 Chevrolet Impala SS convertible owned by Michael Frotten

Michael Frotten’s LT4 Supercharged 1965 Chevy Impala SS

Impala SS With Supercar Performance By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography By the Author Looking back at history, it’s easy to see that Chevrolet’s designers hit a...
01 1965 Buick Riviera GS a coveted starting point for hot rod enthusiasts

The Ultimate Buick Riviera Build?

Detroit Speed Built 1965 Buick Riviera GS is Everything That it Should be and Nothing it Shouldn’t By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson The...
001 A Coyote Swapped 1955 ford thunderbird

This Coyote-Powered ’55 Ford Thunderbird Restomod Has Unmatched Style

A Tastefully Modified and Highly Potent T-bird By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Michael Christensen At first glance this ’55 Ford Thunderbird, T-bird, or Ford ’Bird...
01 Classic 70 Olds 4 4 2 convertible in Rally Red color

Classy Oldsmobile 442 Looks, With Modern LS Power

LS Swapped Rally Red 1970 Oldsmobile 442 Built By Bayberry Vintage Autos By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography & Videography By the Author Growing up during the...
001 Vintage 1957 Ford Ranchero in pristine condition

‘57 Ford Ranchero Dual-Purpose Hot Rod

The Myers’ LS Swapped Ford Ranchero has Performance & Practicality By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Michael Christensen When you see Ross and Beth Myers’ 1957...
01 A vintage 1950 Chrysler Royal Town and Country station wagon in pristine condition

Deep Blue Royal & Rare Station Wagon

David Gazaway’s Immaculate 1950 Chrysler Royal Town and Country Wagon By Chuck Vranas    -   Photography & Videography By the Author There’s nothing more iconic than the...
01 Classic 32 Ford Roadster owned by Don Brennan

Traditional & Timeless ‘32 Ford Roadster

Don Brennan’s Deuce Roadster With Nailhead V8 Power & Period Correct Style By Chuck Vranas   -   Photography & Videography By the Author The stunning ’32 Ford...
001 jpgA 1932 Ford Highboy five window coupe representing John Docktor s dream hot rod

Deuce 5 Window Coupe

Old School Style and Modern Performance By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By Wes Allison This 1932 Ford highboy five-window coupe represents the pulling together of many...
01 Two TImeless Model A Hot Rods

Two Timeless Model A Hot Rods

Gas Axe Garage Built Ford Highboy Coupes By Chuck Vranas  -  Photography & Videography By the Author We are always asking the question, “What is the...
01 1960 Buick LeSabre With Subtle Style

1960 Buick LeSabre With Subtle Style

Danielle Korek’s Award-Winning Buick Hot Rod By Brian Brennan   -   Photography By John Jackson   -   Illustration By Eric Brockmeyer All too often we see car builds...

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