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GM Performance E-Rod Engine

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

Brice Thomas Radiators - How a Radiator Works

Posted in (June 27, 2016)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...

Fast Times Rods 1967 Cobra

Posted in (June 27, 2016)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...

Old Air Products 1973-77 Corvette Evaporator Conversion Kit

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

Weedetr Street Rods Independent suspension

Posted in (June 27, 2016)MIII IFS read more...

Boyd Coddington's Garage - Show Prep Auto Shampoo

Posted in (June 27, 2016)Boyd’s Show Prep™ Auto Shampoo is a premium citrus based auto shampoo designed to cleanse your paintwork and leave behind a brilliant shine. read more...

Goodguys Day at the Hay is Near!

Posted in (June 22, 2016)  read more...

RPM Act Surpasses 100 Co-sponsors

Posted in (June 22, 2016) read more...

Hooker BlackHeart Exhaust Products for C6 and C7 Corvettes

Posted in (June 21, 2016)   Holley is proud to announce the release of new Hooker BlackHeart exhaust products for C6 and C7 Corvettes.   read more...

Mopar "Top Eliminator" Program to Return to Charlisle Chrysler Nationals

Posted in (June 15, 2016) read more...

Pikes Peak Top 100 Photo Contest

Posted in (June 15, 2016) read more...

Gearing Up for the 43rd Back To The 50s Weekend

Posted in (June 15, 2016) We're headed to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds once again for MSRA's Back To The 50's, and what better way to kick it all off than with a roundup of all our previous coverage of the show? This year's show is being held June 17-19. read more...

Bucket List 1965 Dodge Coronet AF/X

Posted in (June 15, 2016) Words and Photos: Gary Rosier read more...

Vintage Pickups Trucking Through the Postal Service

Posted in (June 14, 2016) read more...

British Drag Racing Hall of Fame Attendee

Posted in (June 14, 2016)Photos: Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing read more...

Hagerty Flathead Ford V-8 Rebuild

Posted in (June 9, 2016) read more...

RIP Gary 'Chopit" Fioto

Posted in (June 9, 2016) Gary 'Chopit' Fioto, kustom builder and founder of Chopit Kustom, passed away early Monday morning. The family has not released any information on the cause of death. read more...

MOPAR 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees

Posted in (June 8, 2016) read more...

Gary Magner's Dream Garage

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

NSRA York FAST Revolution Award

Posted in (June 7, 2016)The National Street Rod Association (NSRA) and COMP Cams have announced the selection of the "FAST Revolution Award" given at the Street Rod Nationals East held in York, PA. read more...

Hooker BlackHeart Mustang Giveaway Winner Announced

Posted in (June 6, 2016)Holley and Hooker Headers purchased a 2015 Ford Mustang GT over a year ago. The 5.0L Coyote V8 packed 435 horsepower, and the optional Performance Pack added 19" wheels with Pirelli PZero tires, Bremboo 6-piston calipers, and 15-inch rotors up front, and several other enhancements. But, of course, Holley and Hooker aren't known for touting stock cars. read more...

Mid America Street Rod National FAST Revolution Award

Posted in (June 3, 2016)The National Street Rod Association (NSRA) along with COMP Cams have announced the selection of the "FAST Revolution Award" given at the Mid America Street Rod Nationals that were held at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield, MO. read more...

Mid America SRN Pros Pick Awards

Posted in (June 3, 2016)The National Street Rod Association (NSRA) has announced the selection of the "Pro's Pick" winners at the Mid America Street Rod Nationals held at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield, MO. The sponsor of these sought-after awards is Classic Instruments of Boyne City, MI. The winners are: read more...

Mid America Street Rod Nationals Outstanding Use of Color Awards

Posted in (June 3, 2016)The National Street Rod Association (NSRA) has announced the selection of the "Outstanding Use of Color" awards given at the Mid America Street Rod Nationals in Springfield, MO. The first of this year's selections for the awards is this 1939 Ford Pickup shown by Jerry & Rita Coleman from Borken Bow, OK. read more...

Knoxville 2016 Street Rod Nationals Outstanding Use of Color Awards

Posted in (June 3, 2016)The National Street Rod Association (NSRA) has announced the selection of the "Outstanding Use of Color" awards given at the Street Rod Nationals Sourth in Knoxville, Tennessee. The first of this year's selections is this two-tone 1940 Ford Pickup shown by Dale & Jackie Dinse' from Monterey, Tennessee. read more...

John Force and JFR Looking to Continue Success at New England Nationals

Posted in (June 2, 2016) Photos courtesy of NHRA read more...

Goodguys to Host Virtual Reality Car Show

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

Petty’s Garage/SEMA Cares Ford Mustang Auctioned for $125,000

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

Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama

Posted in (June 1, 2016) The 3rd Annual Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama took over the entire Atlanta Motor Speedway infield in April under warm and sunny skies for a popular two-day event. read more...

Ray Giovannoni's Custom 1936 Roadster

Posted in (May 31, 2016)The information for this article was originally published on Kustomrama. Photo by Kenny Schultz - One photo from the Speed Age October 1949 article. read more...

Barrett-Jackson is Coming to the Northeast

Posted in (May 26, 2016) read more...

MSD Announces Ignition Controller with 2-Step Rev Limiter

Posted in (May 26, 2016) read more...

Jim Beeson's 1960 Ford Starliner

Posted in (May 26, 2016) Photo: Jim Beeson read more...

Hooker LS Swap System for '68-'72 GM A-Body

Posted in (May 24, 2016) read more...

Image Street Rods New Headers and Exhaust Systems

Posted in (May 23, 2016)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...

Corvettes at Carlisle

Posted in (May 18, 2016) read more...

Somernites Upcoming Car Show

Posted in (May 17, 2016) Somernites Cruise had a great month in April and will be kicking things into an even higher gear at the Somernites Cruise on Saturday, May 28. This show will feature even more action for attendees than usual. read more...

2016 NSRA Western SRN FAST Revolution Award

Posted in (May 17, 2016)The Western Street Rod Nationals were held in Bakersfield, CA April 29 - May 1. This year's selection of the "FAST Revolution Award" was announced by COMP Cams and the National Street Rod Association. read more...

Long Haul Rat Rods from the 2015 Holley Hot Rod Reunion

Posted in (May 16, 2016) read more...

Chrysler Museum to Reopen

Posted in (May 16, 2016) read more...

AutoCross for Kids Video from Detroit Speed

Posted in (May 13, 2016)At select events throughout the Goodguys event schedule, a program called AutoCross for Kids is held. This program gives participants the opportunity to ride along with a Pro driver on the AutoCross course with the proceeds going to the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer. read more...

Tom Malloy's Trench Shoring Sponsors Courtney Crone

Posted in (May 12, 2016)Story by Howie Zechner read more...

Barn Find Leads to Massive Volkswagen Auction

Posted in (May 11, 2016) read more...

Richard Petty to Appear at Cartlisle Chrysler Nats

Posted in (May 11, 2016) read more...

Collector Car Appreciation Day

Posted in (May 6, 2016) read more...

WELD Renews Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Sponsorship

Posted in (May 4, 2016) WELD is continuing their support of young people pursuing automotive careers through its sponsorship of the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow (HROT) Engine Challenge program. WELD has been a sponsor since 2013. read more...

Shirley's Kids Helps Kids in the Race Community

Posted in (April 27, 2016) Shirley's Kids, the charity headed by NHRA legend Shirley Muldowney, had another successful weekend in terms of lending a hand to children in need in drag racing communities. read more...

Restoring the Allard Chrysler

Posted in (April 26, 2016) read more...

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