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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.

2017 NHRA Arizona Nationals

Posted in (February 27, 2017) Words: Ellen Richardson    Photos courtesy of NHRA   read more...

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

Posted in (February 27, 2017)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...

65th Annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama Ridler Contenders

Posted in (February 24, 2017)  Photos: "Big Al" Leibmann Buddy Jordan's 1933 Ford Roadster   read more...

RIP Bob Lichtmann

Posted in (February 24, 2017)    Covercraft Industries mourns the loss of its founder and, in so many ways, its father, Robert Lichtmann. read more...

Galpin Debuts Restored Roth Truck at GNRS

Posted in (February 22, 2017)    Galpin Motors, home of famous Galpin Auto Sports (GAS), is now also home to a long-lost custom 1956 Ford F-100 Pickup by Ed "Big Daddy" Roth.   read more...

Celebrating Two Icons at Carlisle: The Camaro and The Firebird

Posted in (February 22, 2017)    read more...

Eddie Motorsports Featured Cars

Posted in (February 16, 2017)Already anticipating next year's SEMA show? Tide yourself over with this collection of Eddie Motorsports' Featured Cars from SEMA 2016!   read more...

RIP Nick Arias Jr.

Posted in (February 14, 2017)  Words: Richard Parks   Photo courtesy Yellowbullet.com   Gallery Photos: Roger Rohrdanz   read more...

Smart Parts Oblong Interior Light

Posted in (February 13, 2017) New ProductOblong Light polished finnish SP2054P read more...

Classic Instruments Will Participate in 2017 NHRA Contingency Program

Posted in (February 9, 2017)Classic Instruments is excited to announce its participation in the NHRA Contingency Program. The company will be a contingency sponsor for all Sportsman races in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series and the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series. read more...

Aussie Invaders Go-Fund-Me

Posted in (February 2, 2017)  Words: Avery Finnivan         Photos: Courtesy of Aussie Invader Facebook Page   read more...

Waupaka High School Camaro Build

Posted in (February 2, 2017)  Words & Photos: John Gunnell   read more...

AMBR 2017: 1936 Packard

Posted in (January 30, 2017)    read more...

2017 Grand National Roadster Show AMBR Contenders

Posted in (January 27, 2017)Today marks the beginning of 2017's Grand National Roadster Show, and already a great number of gorgeous cars have shown up to the event. Photographer "Big Al" Leibmann sent in photos of some of these - specifically, of the contenders in the America's Most Beautiful Roadster competition. read more...

[Video] Havasu Duece Show

Posted in (January 26, 2017)The Lake Havasu Deuces are a non-profit organization of hardcore 1932 Ford enthusiasts. The Lake Havasu Duece Show is held each year on the first Saturday of March. The event isn't only for 1932 Fords, it welcomes all cars 1957 and earlier. read more...

2016's GNRS Trophy Queen, 2017's Host

Posted in (January 26, 2017) Photos: Mitzi Valenzuela read more...

Speedway's Week to Wicked Live '52 Chevy Build

Posted in (January 20, 2017)  Words: Tommy Parry   read more...

Carlisle Events to Celebrate 100 Years of Ford Trucks

Posted in (January 19, 2017)    read more...

Somernites Schedule and Winter Events

Posted in (January 19, 2017)    read more...

Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2017

Posted in (January 18, 2017)This is one auction which never fails to deliver astonishing automobiles of all sorts, but in case you don't feel like sorting through the bounty of brilliant builds yourself, we've put together a list of the top ten cool cars crossing the block this January! read more...

Grand National Roadster Show 2017 Coming Up

Posted in (January 18, 2017)  Words: Avery Finnivan       Photos: Larry Martinelli, Veronica Phillips and Roger Rohrdanz   read more...

Ford Museum's Engines Exposed Exhibit

Posted in (January 17, 2017)  Words: Avery Finnivan       Photos: Courtesy of TheHenryFord.org read more...

Relive the Past Through These Great Covers

Posted in (January 11, 2017)  Words: Avery Finnivan        Photos: 99wspeedshop.com   read more...

RIP Pete Chapouris

Posted in (January 11, 2017)  Words: Avery Finnivan        Photo: Courtesy of Goodguys.com   read more...

Genius Garage Program Gives Students the Tools to Be Engineers

Posted in (January 9, 2017)    read more...

30 Years of Callaway Corvettes

Posted in (January 6, 2017)  read more...

Cavalcade of Customs Returns to Cincinnati

Posted in (January 3, 2017)    read more...

Richard Mikami's 1961 Chevy Impala

Posted in (January 3, 2017)    Richard "Froggy" Mikami's '61 Impala had an unusual nickname - "The Ant Killer." read more...

ADCO Products Joins Covercraft Industries

Posted in (December 28, 2016)Covercraft Industries announced today that it is adding ADCO Products, the market leader in Recreational Vehicle covers and protection accessories, to its stable of brands. read more...

Goodguys 2016 Event Schedule

Posted in (December 27, 2016) read more...

Initial Year of Shirley's Kids Charity a Real Triumph

Posted in (December 21, 2016) read more...

"Ford In A Ford" Event Announced!

Posted in (December 20, 2016) read more...

Historic Camaro Returns to Carlisle

Posted in (December 13, 2016)    The coming year's Carlisle Chevrolet Nationals, held June 23-25 2017, will feature the first Camaro ever produced - the Camaro N100001. read more...

Speedway Motors and Goodguys to auction off Autographed Duel in the Desert helmets for the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer

Posted in (December 7, 2016)    read more...

Rodder's Journal 75th Issue Coming Soon

Posted in (December 1, 2016)    read more...

O'Brien Truckers - Smooth Knock Off Style Hubcap

Posted in (November 28, 2016)Smooth Knock Off Style Hubcap As cast, bead blasted. Attaches to rim with two cap screws. Price is for one hubcap. read more...

Ron Francis Wiring - BlackBox Relay System

Posted in (November 28, 2016)This fully programmable, state-of-the-art relay system allows full control of 10 individual relayed circuits.  read more...

Capps, Brown, Line and Savoie Win NHRA Mello Yello Series

Posted in (November 16, 2016) Photo: Jay Wells, Words: Avery Finnivan   read more...

The Advantages of Left-Foot Braking

Posted in (November 10, 2016)  Words by Tommy Parry   read more...

Chip Foose’s Elegant “Madam X” Custom Debuts to Acclaim at SEMA Show

Posted in (November 10, 2016)     read more...

New Drag Race Gala Attendees

Posted in (November 10, 2016)As well as general promotional activity, The British Drag Racing Hall of Fame (BDRHoF) is able to announce further sponsors and guests for the BDRHoF Gala Awards Dinner being held at the Sheraton Skyline Hotel, London Heathrow on Nov. 19 – some new and some old friends.   read more...

2017 NSRA Schedule

Posted in (November 2, 2016) 2017 EVENT SCHEDULE   read more...

O'Brien Truckers - Snider Fuel Block

Posted in (October 31, 2016)Burnished finish Three drilled and tapped holes - two on top plus one on end Click here to purchase. read more...

Bed Wood and Parts, LLC Expands Operations

Posted in (October 28, 2016)If you've been looking for a provider of bed wood for that classic truck restoration project sitting in your garage, keep your eye on this company! read more...

“The Art of Bugatti” at the Petersen Auto Museum

Posted in (October 25, 2016)The Art of Bugatti exhibition grants an opportunity to experience the Bugatti family in all their splendor and to see many of their automobiles in one place, displayed as they should be: as art. read more...

Motorsports Icon Dan Gurney Receives Robert E. Petersen Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted in (October 25, 2016)The Petersen Automotive Museum awarded racing and motorsports legend Dan Gurney the 2016 Robert E. Petersen Lifetime Award Achievement last Saturday at its Annual Gala. read more...

KMHOF Will Induct 2016 Honorees on November 5th

Posted in (October 25, 2016)   read more...

'62 Bel Air Resto Mod in Anaheim for Mecum Auction

Posted in (October 21, 2016)Take one exceptionally rare vintage Chevrolet Bel Air bubble top, add a plethora of high-grade modern mods and wrap it all in shimmering custom paint, and you have one very classy Resto Mod that delivers an unbeatable ride. read more...

Emergency/Parking Brakes for Hot Rods

Posted in (October 19, 2016)An emergency/parking brake is a critical piece of safety equipment in any vehicle.  For an early hot rod built to late 20th century standards, the need is magnified even more. read more...

BASF will Host Unveiling of Foose’s “Madam X” Cadillac at SEMA 2016

Posted in (October 19, 2016)Legendary custom car designer Chip Foose has announced that the official unveil of Madam X, his 1939 Cadillac custom, will take place at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas on Nov. 1. read more...

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