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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.

Remembering Racing Legend Fred Lobello

Posted in (February 26, 2015) read more...

Eric Butler's 1968 Mustang Wins Inaugural WELD President's Award

Posted in (February 25, 2015)In 1993, Eric Butler's dad paid $300 for a 1968 Ford Mustang. The family was living in Southern California, and Eric's dad bought the car for his son. It may have been a rust-free California special, but it had been sitting in a field for six years.  In Eric's words, "It was a mess."  These days, it's a beauty, so much so that it took home the first WELD President’s Award at the Kansas City 2015 O’Reilly’s World of Wheels.  read more...

Cal Neva Timing Association Upcoming Reunion

Posted in (February 25, 2015) Photo Credit Bob Choiser By Jim McCombe read more...

Five Questions with Covercraft

Posted in (February 25, 2015)You pour your heart and soul into a custom hot rod, paying attention to every detail from the gear ratios, to the brake pads to that perfect paint job.  But how do you keep that vehicle protected from the world around it while you're not driving it?  We checked in with the custom car cover experts at Covercraft to get some answers about the benefits of a custom cover, and vehicle protection in general.  The company is celebrating 50 years in business and were happy to provide some answers. read more...

Carlisle GM Nationals Welcomes an Iconic Piece of GM History

Posted in (February 25, 2015)   read more...

Vintage Glass Specials

Posted in (February 24, 2015) read more...

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

Posted in (February 24, 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 (February 24, 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...

Unisteer Performance Products Racers Corner Rack & Pinion Kits

Posted in (February 24, 2015)RACER’S CORNER     read more...

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

Posted in (February 24, 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...

Tuff Stuff GM Alternators

Posted in (February 24, 2015)   read more...

Williams Street Rods 1932 and 1933-34 Ford Windshield Frames

Posted in (February 24, 2015)New For your 1932 and 1933-34 Fords read more...

Smooth Contour Exterior Rear View Mirrors - Big Al's Carponents

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Big Al's Carponents just added the Smooth Contour Driver and Passenger Side Mirror to the Exterior Rear View Mirror line. These mirrors have a brushed aluminum finish and can be paired with all of their mirror stems. read more...

Dynotech Engineering Services High Performance Replacement Driveshafts

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Dynotech can replace most Chrysler, GM, Ford or other driveshaft at lower cost than your local car dealer. read more...

Auto Cross Series from Classic Instruments

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Classic Instruments is pleased to announce the release of the Auto Cross™ series. Featuring a modern sport appearance, the gauges feature matte black, low step bezels with flat glass, and pool cue pointers. The design features clear, concise numerals and indices that are easy to read at any speed. read more...

Steele Rubber Products - Completely Customized Catalog

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Steele Rubber Products has re-invented car part catalogs. Instead of carrying around a huge catalog full of parts you don’t need, Steele has created a custom parts catalog filled with parts that are specific to YOUR vehicle. These catalogs come professionally bound, fully illustrated, and include installation notes from Steele’s technical specialists. read more...

Choosing the Correct Wiring Solution for Your Project - American Autowire

Posted in (February 24, 2015)“A problem well-stated is half solved.” Delco founder Charles Kettering was truly on to something with that one. Whether you’re dealing with an engine misfire or turn signals that won’t flash, automotive difficulties have a way of becoming easier to resolve once you’ve explored your options and you know where to focus. read more...

Goodguys 2015 Event Schedule

Posted in (February 24, 2015) Goodguys 6th Spring Nationals read more...

Eddie Motorsports Big Block383-426-440 Mopar Serpentine Pulley

Posted in (February 24, 2015)When you purchase an Eddie Motorsports S-Drive Serpentine Pulley System, one part number gets you everything you need to fully accessorize the front of your engine. The kits will equip your engine with an ultra-reliable, single, six rib serpentine belt system that is easy to install and they are absolutely stunning to look at. read more...

Cool Craft Buick Electra, 1961-64 V8 Aluminum Radiator

Posted in (February 24, 2015)While others piece together an aluminum radiator or boast about rib patterns that are little more than dimples in flat stock, U.S. read more...

Dutchman Axles -Axle Tech

Posted in (February 24, 2015) read more...

March Performance - Introducing the Carbon Spider and Carbon Spider Fuelie

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Introducing the Carbon Spider and Carbon Spider Fuelie, our two newest billet aluminum air cleaners in the March Performance air cleaner family. Machined from billet 6061-T6 aluminum, featuring handcrafted aluminum meshing, carbon fiber air cleaner supports and a Lifetime S&B Re-usable filter. read more...

Powertrain Control Solutions Paddle Shifter with Display

Posted in (February 24, 2015) read more...

JASPER Engines & Transmissions

Posted in (February 24, 2015)GAS ENGINES: AUTHENTIC CUSTOM ENGINES   read more...

Fastlane Speed and Rod Shop Blow Out Prices on 32 Coupes, Roadsters

Posted in (February 24, 2015) read more...

Holley Gen 3 Ultra Dominator Race Carburetor

Posted in (February 24, 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...

Classic Rods & More 1971-1973 Ford Mustang Digital Instrument System - Dakota Digital

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Dakota Digital Series III instrument systems offer the latest technologies and features for your custom vehicle. read more...

GM Performance Motor Crate Engine Deal This Week!

Posted in (February 24, 2015) read more...

New Original Style Gas Tanks for Fuel Injection - Classic Performance Products

Posted in (February 24, 2015) read more...

1928-29 Hallock Windshield from O'Brien Truckers

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Patterned after the original windshield made by Duke Hallock in the late 1930's for the 1928-29 Model A's, this windshield allows you to style your '28-29 Model A roadster or RPU after the Auburn Speedsters that influenced Mr. Hallock read more...

ECI Inline Brake Light Switch

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Tired of continuously replacing your outdated, unreliable hydraulic brake light switch? ECI has developed an inline brake light actuating assembly using a heavy duty electrical switch that has no exposure to the brake fluid in the system. read more...

Ron Francis Wiring - BlackBox Relay System

Posted in (February 24, 2015)This fully programmable, state-of-the-art relay system allows full control of 10 individual relayed circuits.  read more...

Boyd Coddington's Garage - Show Prep Interior Detailer

Posted in (February 24, 2015)Boyd’s Show Prep™ Interior Quick Detailer is truly ‘one-off’ when it comes to cleaning and protecting the interior of your vehicle. read more...

GoodGuys Teams Up With Austin Hatcher Foundation for Autocross For Kids

Posted in (February 19, 2015)   read more...

Steele Rubber and ISCA Team Up for 2015 Preservation Award

Posted in (February 18, 2015) read more...

Cars and Coffee Update: New Location for this Saturday, February 21st

Posted in (February 18, 2015)Cars & Coffee has had a few bumps in the road as we try to settle in after the Irvine location closed.  Unfortunately, the District did not work out, but it looks like we have found a new home with open arms.  read more...

SeatGloves are High-Performance Seat Covers with Styling and Comfort

Posted in (February 17, 2015) It’s a fact – when you are comfortable, you drive better. SeatGloves® cover the prime sitting area of the seat and feature a center panel constructed of 3-Dimensional fabric with a moisture-wicking surface layer. read more...

Dick's Shop Tips - Using the SurSeat Lapping Tool

Posted in (February 17, 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...

Black Edge from Surf City Garage

Posted in (February 17, 2015)The Wait Is Over! The new standard for detailing black and dark cars is now available. A deep, brilliant shine. An intense, jet-black tire gloss. Absolutely nothing makes a statement more than a black or dark car. And nothing makes that car more of a head-turner than Black Edge from Surf City Garage. read more...

Advanced Plating Now plating PLASTIC!

Posted in (February 17, 2015)New!! Now plating PLASTIC! read more...

Painless Performance 14 Circuit/8 Fuse Nostalgia Harness

Posted in (February 17, 2015)This harness will replace the old, brittle, hacked wiring found in most street rods, rat rods, gassers, and classic cars and trucks. read more...

Welder Series -58 Page Catalog

Posted in (February 17, 2015)An enjoyable part of my work at Horton Street Rod Products was helping builders solve “special” problems with parts that were readily available, often from kits that were in stock. In order to make those parts easier to identify, the name “Welder Series” was used – they are a “series” of parts cataloged primarily for “welders”. read more...

Chassis Tech/Airbagit.com Airbag Control Arms

Posted in (February 17, 2015)All of our control arms are manufactured using state of the art CNC cutting, bending and forming processes with high strength steel plate and DOM Steel Tubing. read more...

Rick's Stainless Steel Muscle Car Gas Tanks

Posted in (February 17, 2015)  read more...

Kee Auto Top Leading Manufacturer of Convertible And Vinyl Tops

Posted in (February 17, 2015)Installed By Professional Craftsman Around the Globe! read more...

Dynamat DynaPad

Posted in (February 17, 2015)Get Extra Cool & Quiet Comfort With DynaPad   read more...

Eaton Detroit Springs 1963 to 1982 Corvette

Posted in (February 17, 2015) read more...

Flaming River Synthetic Power Steering Fluid

Posted in (February 17, 2015)Featured Product from Flaming River   Flaming River Synthetic Power Steering Fluid read more...

Heinzmans Street Rod Universal Hot Rod Suspension & Frame Parts

Posted in (February 17, 2015) REAR SPRING MOUNTS read more...

McGard Wheel Lock Set

Posted in (February 17, 2015)Chrome Cone Seat Wheel Lock Set (M12 x 1.5 Thread Size) - Set of 4 Locks and 1 Key read more...

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