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Welcome to the Hotrodhotline "News" section where you'll find the latest news from the Rodding and Muscle Car Industry. We post new articles every day to keep you informed about new products, industry leaders, news about car shows, and all you need to know about what is going on within our industry. Keep checking back as we add new articles all the time.

Covercraft Protects Vehicles During Petersen Museum Renovation

Posted in (July 31, 2015) read more...

Takin' Dad for a Ride

Posted in (July 29, 2015)As some of you may remember, Hot Rod Hotline received a request from a daughter, Pam, whose father had been battling cancer for the fourth time this past October.  She wanted to find him a special Christmas present that would bring back the spark in his eyes from his youth: a ride in his first car. read more...

Bay Area Roadsters Club to Be Honored at Good Guys

Posted in (July 29, 2015)(Pleasanton, CA)—The Bay Area Roadsters will be honored as the Featured club at the upcoming Goodguys 29th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster, August 21-23.  Club members’ cars, members and memorabilia will be on display inside a special parking area at Windmill Hill near the clock tower at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. read more...

Over 10,000 Vintage Cars Heading for Louisville!

Posted in (July 29, 2015)Memphis, Tennessee: - Over 10,000 street rods, customs, muscle cars and street machines will be on hand at the Kentucky Expo Center this summer as the National Street Rod Association® presents its 46th Annual Street Rod Nationals Plus. The dates for the city’s largest vintage car show will be August 6, 7, 8, 9, 2015. read more...

MSRA Founding Member Jerry Johnson Passes Away

Posted in (July 28, 2015) read more...

Roadside America Exhibit - Henry Ford Museum

Posted in (July 28, 2015)Roadside America: Through The Lens of John Margolies opened at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan on June 20 and will be on display until January 24, 2016.  The exhibit is photographer John Margolies' photographs of unusal and everday roadside attractions compiled over the last three decades. read more...

Wheel Vintiques 71 Series Street Rod Wire Wheel (Paint/Chrome)

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Powder Coated Hub with Chrome Spokes  (52 spoke design) Various bolt patterns & wheel sizes available (call for details) Rear Wheel Drive only!     read more...

Classic Rods & More Engine Components

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Classic Rods & More is an online store dedicated to providing exceptional service and products for all your Hot Rod and Street Rod needs. We offer competitive prices and a satisfaction guarantee on all orders read more...

American Autowire - 1978-1980 Chevrolet Camaro Classic Update Kit

Posted in (July 27, 2015) American Autowire is the premier automotive electrical manufacturer for Street Rod, Muscle and Classic Cars.   read more...

O'Brien Truckers - Snider Fuel Block

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Burnished finish Three drilled and tapped holes - two on top plus one on end Click here to purchase. read more...

GM Performance E-Rod Engine

Posted in (July 27, 2015) read more...

Holley Gen 3 Ultra Dominator Race Carburetor

Posted in (July 27, 2015)The original Dominator® took carburetion to another level in 1969 when it was developed for NASCAR® racing. It has been refined over the years and is now receiving its biggest change ever. Introducing the ALL NEW Gen 3 Ultra Dominator! read more...

Brice Thomas Radiators - How a Radiator Works

Posted in (July 27, 2015)The radiator is one of the most vital components of a vehicle's cooling system. Being a type of heat exchanger, a radiator's purpose is to release the heat that the coolant has removed from the engine into the air allowing the coolant to pull additional heat from the engine. read more...

Concept One Pulleys Chevy LS Victory Series Kit for Supercharger, Alternator, A/C and Power Steering

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Featured ProductChevy LS Victory Series Kit for Supercharger, Alternator, A/C and Power Steering   read more...

Fast Times Rods 1967 Cobra

Posted in (July 27, 2015)A young race car driver named Carroll Shelby saw the huge potential as a “Corvette Beater” in these cars in the mid sixties. Although successful as a race car, they were a financial failure at the time with production numbers only in the hundreds. read more...

EZ Wiring Most Popular Full size fuses and Fuse Box

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Our Most Popular!  Full size fuses and Fuse Box 12 Standard read more...

Old Air Products 1973-77 Corvette Evaporator Conversion Kit

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Old Air Products announces a new Evaporator Conversion Kit for 1973-77 Corvette. This kit eliminates the troublesome VIR assembly and updates the a/c system to an accumulator/orifice tube type system like found on later model corvettes.  read more...

Inside Vintage Air [Video]

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Watch as Vintage Air takes us on a behind the scenes look on the journey of one of their Gen IV Evaporators, all the way from when it's molded to when it's shipped.   read more...

Shop Tour- SHERMS PLATING in Sacramento California The premiere plating shop in the U.S.A.

Posted in (July 27, 2015) read more...

Timeless Rods Turn Key Street Rods

Posted in (July 27, 2015)We specialize in Turn Key Street Rods as well as 100% Complete Packages, Partial Packages, Bodies and Chassis. For your convenience we have developed Build Sheet software which enables you to actually design your car and obtain a cost online. read more...

Weedetr Street Rods Independent suspension

Posted in (July 27, 2015)MIII IFS read more...

Ron Francis Wiring - BlackBox Relay System

Posted in (July 27, 2015)This fully programmable, state-of-the-art relay system allows full control of 10 individual relayed circuits.  read more...

Steele Rubber Products - Newly Designed GM Leading Edge Seal

Posted in (July 27, 2015)Steele announces a newly designed and manufactured weatherstrip seal for 2015. read more...

Boyd Coddington's Garage - Show Prep Exterior Detailer

Posted in (July 27, 2015)   read more...

Spurgin- Giovanine Roadster Hall of Fame Induction [Video]

Posted in (July 24, 2015)Piecing together photographs and duplicating the Spurgin- Giovanine Roadster was something that Ernie Nagamatsu and his crew were extremely passionate about. read more...

The Cool Hot Rod Vintage Documentary

Posted in (July 22, 2015)Back before Hot Rodding was respected and safe, it was known as a hobby for teenagers that was dangerous and caused a lot of problems. Then, Hot Rod clubs started popping up, and everyone wanted to join them! read more...

Speed Week Cancelled for Second Year in a Row

Posted in (July 22, 2015) Photo: Salt Lake Tribune read more...

Goodguys Award Street Rod, Street Machine of the Year Winners at the Goodguys 18th PPG Nationals!

Posted in (July 21, 2015) read more...

Coil Covers for LS Engines from Clayton Machine Works

Posted in (July 20, 2015)Madison, Alabama – Clayton Machine Works (CMW) announces the highly anticipated release of their new coil covers for GM's LS engines. Unlike plastic or fiberglass versions, these CMW coil covers are machined from aluminum. read more...

Dick's Shop Tips - Using the SurSeat Lapping Tool

Posted in (July 20, 2015)Here at KOULtools, we’re all about cutting down your investment in Band-Aids when working in the garage. Cutting your hand up on the metal barbs that coat Army Navy rubber hoses not only hurts, but it’s also frustrating and cuts into the amount of time it takes to complete the project. read more...

Dolphin Gauges 5 Gauge Set Black Mechanical Set

Posted in (July 20, 2015) read more...

Image Street Rods New Headers and Exhaust Systems

Posted in (July 20, 2015)Originator of the Rectangular Header Increase Style, Horsepower & Torque with 12 Bolts Available for Chevy & Ford Small Block Available in Raw Steel, CermaKrome & Chrome Fits Angle Plug Heads read more...

Made 4 You Butn-Snap Wire Loom Kit 7-8 mm wire only

Posted in (July 20, 2015) No hardware! Self-locking pegs snap into place, securing both sides of the separator together. Kit contains two, 2-place, 3-place, and 4-place separators.   read more...

Spal USA 4 Door Power Lock Kit

Posted in (July 20, 2015) read more...

Radir Wheels Accessories

Posted in (July 20, 2015) read more...

Super Fine Shine Automotive Chrome Plating and Polishing

Posted in (July 20, 2015)   read more...

Dynamat DynaPad

Posted in (July 20, 2015)Get Extra Cool & Quiet Comfort With DynaPad   read more...

BeBops Glassworks - 5 Window Coupe Body

Posted in (July 20, 2015)"32" 5-Window Coupe Body read more...

Fatman Fabrications Fatman Fabrications 1955 – 1957 Tri Five Chevy Chassis

Posted in (July 20, 2015)Fatman Fabrications 1955 – 1957 Tri Five Chevy Chassis     read more...

1967 Mustang Radiators from Saldana Custom Radiators

Posted in (July 20, 2015)'67 Mustang Radiators. Don't Let an Overheating Issue Cramp Your Style. read more...

EFI Fuel Tanks for 1970-73 Camaro and Firebirds

Posted in (July 20, 2015)If you are looking to convert your second gen (’70-’73) Camaro or Firebird to EFI and need a tank that won’t break your budget or require hours of modification, then you’ll w read more...

Ron Dunn Ford Restoration Nears Completion

Posted in (July 20, 2015)   read more...

Alan Grove Components - A/C Compressor Bracket System for LS Motor

Posted in (July 20, 2015)Looking to replace your O.E. compressor with an aftermarket A.C. compressor on your LS motor? Alan Grove Components, Inc. has designed a tight fitting bracket system to mount an aftermarket Sanden style A.C. compressor to the popular LS engines. read more...

BASF Paint - More Than the Best Paint and the Best Support

Posted in (July 20, 2015) read more...

Big Red Camaro Reuirns to Spotlight

Posted in (July 16, 2015) read more...

Fuel Link from Classic Instruments Recognized in Columbus

Posted in (July 14, 2015)Fuel Link earned the Goodguys 2015 'Best Electrical Component & Accessories' award. read more...

2015 British Drag Racing Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Posted in (July 13, 2015) read more...

Vintage Glass Specials

Posted in (July 13, 2015) read more...

Hooker Announces LS Swap Headers & Mounts for 2nd-Gen F-Bodies

Posted in (July 13, 2015)Finally, there is a complete mount and exhaust solution for swapping the extremely popular GM LS engines into 2nd generation GM F-bodies (Camaro/Firebird). read more...

Superior Glassworks Catalog

Posted in (July 13, 2015)Superior Glass Works is the leading manufacturer of street rod fiberglass parts, street rod and race bodies, and custom street rod chassis. read more...

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