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Hot Rod Hotline Newsletter October 17, 2013

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Hot Rod Hotline Newsletter October 17, 2013
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This newsletter contains highlights from the car showsstoriesevent listingsnew vendorsnew products and classified ads that appeared this week on www.hotrodhotline.com. Visit us daily so you don’t miss anything!

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK

 
This week's featured classified ad is a candy apple red 1967 Chevy Camaro Pro-Street. It's listed at $32,000 and is located in Kingsville, Missouri

This street legal, never-raced award-winning show car had a frame-on build in 2007 and only has 2,000 miles since it was completed.

See more cars like this in the classifieds section or on our website!

This weekend is the Syracuse Nationals 2013 show  and we know that many of our readers and reporters will be there, including some of our folks from the MotorHead Media office! If you see them, be sure to say hi.  And in just a few weeks, HotRod Hotline will be in Louisville, KY for the 44th Annual NSRA Street Rod Nationals. We'll have a booth, so be sure to come by and visit and get your photo taken with us!

Hot Rod Hotline at SEMA 2013

Year in Review - The Goodguys Racing Team reflects on a "hell" of a year. Read More

 

Maintenance Made Easy: Repacking Wheel Bearings - Guest Columnist John "Gunner" Gunnell takes us through the steps to repacking front wheel bearings. Read More

 

Recovered Car - The 1949 Chevy Truck that was stolen from Indianapolis has been recovered. Thanks to all who helped spread the word! Read More

 

Stop Theif! Tips for Keeping Your Vehicle Safe - A car is stolen every 30 seconds in the United States. Learn about the different ways to prevent yourself from becoming a victim of theft. Read More

 

Rodders Row - Check out Mr. and Mrs. Carter's 1958 Chevrolet Bel Air. Read More

 

Featured Car - Mark Schoonover's 1932 Coupe. Read More

 

National Street Rod Association - Check out the three Pro's Pick Award winners from the Southeast Street Rod Nationals Plus. Read More

 

Nostalgia Nights Cruise In - Classical Gas sponsors a classic car cruise in every Friday night in Arlington, Texas, and our roving reporter "Big Al" happened to be in town to capture all the action! Check out Big Al's coverage of the event! Read More

 

NEW VENDORS

 

Advanced Plating can provide you with the quality and service you expect from a world class company. Located in our new 60,000 square foot facility located in Nashville, TN, we are able to turn out the show quality chrome plating and powder coating we have become known for. 

 

Krist Kustoms has been in the hot rod interior business for over 12 years. Krist Kustoms started as a custom hot rod upholstery shop in 1998, and has been growing ever since. While they still specialize in custom hot rod interiors, they now have their own line of hot rod seating and interior parts and accessories. 

 

PRODUCT NEWS

 

Dynamat DynaPad - DynaPad is a four-layer composite barrier that provides excellent acoustic attenuation and thermal insulation. This heavier material utilizes "Dissimilar Layer Insulating" technology that solves two of the most difficult automotive problems - exhaust system heat and low frequency noise. Read More

 

Eaton Detroit Springs 1963 to 1982 Corvette - There are many aftermarket Corvette Leaf Springs availalble, but only EATON Detroit Spring offers springs that are nearly 100% correct. Read More

 

Flaming River Synthetic Power Steering Fluid - Formulated for High Performance Steering Systems! This newly developed line of Synthetic Power Steering Fluid is a natural addition to Flaming River’s Power Rack and Pinions and Power Steering Accessory product lines. Read More

 

Heinzmans Street Rod Shop - At the Heinzman Street Rod Shop, we take great pride in fulfilling our customers needs and vision for their cars. The car we take in custom-engineering makes the difference between a good street rod and a great street rod. Whether it's the chassis fabrication, the assembly area, the office, or the body shop, our staff have one thing in common... WE ARE CAR PEOPLE! Read More

 

Kee Auto Top Manufacturing - Since 1964, we started developing and refining numerous convertible top and vinyl roof patterns for precisely-correct fit and function. We knew it was critical to have precise patterns for virtually every domestic or imported car from 1940 to today's latest models. That is why trim shops around the globe prefer Kee. Read More

 

Koul Tools - The engineers over at Koul Tools keep coming up with the most ingenious products! Their latest invention is called the EZ-On Hose Press, and it makes installing push-on hose fittings a snap! Read More

 

McGard Wheel Lock Set -  Protecting the world's finest wheels and tires from theft since 1964. McGard wheel locks are manufactured in the USA to meet or exceed O.E.M. standards for safety and durability. Read More

 

MSD Ignition - Check out the new DynaForce Starter! More Info

 

Painless Performance - The Digital Power Manager with Jump Start (500 amp) includes a weatherproof solid state dual battery control unit that automatically engages an auxillary battery when a large load is applied to the vehicle's main battery. Read More

 

Performance Suspension Technologies - PST now offers a complete front coil over system that is bolt-in and will work with either factory stamped steel arms or aftermarket tubular arms. Read More

 

Phoenix Transmission Ford C6 Transmission - The C6 transmission was introduced in 1966 and was used by Ford for everything from massive Lincolns, to 4x4 trucks and Cobra Jet Torino’s. Read More

 

ProTec System - The PRO-TEC System One is designed to monitor and protect your trailer and its contents. Designed for the do-it-yourself enthusiast, it carries a Life Time Warranty. Read More

 

Quietaire - Quietaire has manufacturerd QuietCool portable evaporative coolers since 1979. Our QuietCool is like a large floor fan but cooler – It can cool up to 26°F, or more, in areas where A/C is simply out of the question. Read More

 

Rick's Tanks! - Rick's stainless steel gas tanks are a direct replacement for the OE tanks. All tanks and parts are fabricated in house at Rick's to ensure only the highest quality for a long lasting, trouble free product. Read More

 

Smart Parts Oblong Interior Light - The Smart Parts oblong interior light, #SP2054P, features a clear refractor lens that casts a delicate, wide band of light with a cool #168 bulb that won't "burn" upholstery. Read More

 

Steve's Auto Restorations '33/'34 Running Boards - These are reproduction running boards rubber mat bonded like the originals. Fit and detail is excellent. Read More

 

Welder Series Catalog - Welder Series supplies professional quality kits and parts, both welded and ready-to-weld, to save you time and money. Read More

 

Woody's Hot Rodz - Woody's specializes in creating one-of-a-kind turnkey hot rods and muscle cars. Read More

 

Chassis Tech/Airbagit.com - 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

 

BASF Paint - As the world's largest chemical company, BASF offers intelligent solutions based on innovative products and tailor-made services. We create opportunities for success through trusted and reliable partnerships. Our Automotive Refinish business makes and markets the finest coatings available for body shops, restoration facilities, customizers and commercial transportation. Read More

 
 

EVENT LISTINGS

 
  The Event Schedule is sponsored by Chrome Insurance. When you list your event, it will automatically be listed on Chrome's iPad app and Event Listing page.


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of Upcoming Shows
 
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of Upcoming Shows

24th East Coast Indoor Nationals - The largest all American pre-1973 car and custom motorcycle show and marketplace on the east coast. Read More

 

Goodguys - Goodguys 20th Southeastern Nationals at Charlotte Motor Speedway October 25 - 27, 2013. Read More

 

Somernites Cruise - Weekend of October 24 - 26, 2013. This is the last Somernites Cruise of the year! Read More

 

NHRA - 22nd annual California Hot Rod Reunion Presented by Automobile Club of Southern California on October 18 - 20, 2013. Read More

 

CAR SHOW COVERAGE THIS WEEK

We receive vast amounts of show coverage everyday and we're so happy to be able to share it with you. Thank you so much to our great roving reporters. If you see one of them at a show give them a big thank you for all that they do. 
 

POCI Pow Wow Car Show and F Body Beach Bash
 
The Way We Were Car Show
 
Isle of Wight Ruritan National Car Show
 

Brothers Performance Car Show
 
Downtown Albany Fall Car Show
 
Nostalgia Night Classic Car Cruise
 

Village Square Cruise Night
 
Oak Harbor Apple Fest
 
Frisch's Big Boy Halloween Car Show
 
Click To see Our Most Recent Car Show Coverage

If you take pictures at car shows and would like to share them with our readers, email [email protected]  or call us at 877-700-2468.

MORE THIS WEEK AT HOTRODHOTLINE

 

Chrome Brilliant Classic Car Insurance - Do you have an upcoming car show or auto event that you are trying to promote? Fill out our form for more details about how CHROME might be able to help you! Read More

 

Tips from Surf City Garage - Scratches happen all the time. Surf City Garage has the tools to keep your clearcoat shining like new.  More Info

 

New Classic Chevy - "Skeletons". If your Tri Five Chevy needs a floor, rockers and quarter panels due to rust, damage or previous poor quality repairs, consider our "skeletons". Available for all years in Convertible, Sedan and Hardtop body styles, this gives you a new, rock solid foundation for your TriFive. Read More

 

CLASSIFIEDS

Buy or sell your car, or find parts for a project or restoration in our Classifieds Section.  Here's a sample of the most recent "Sold" vehicles.
 
   
 
   
 
   

Featured Ads

 
A "Featured Ad" with six pictures and unlimited words runs for 6 months for only  $125. Questions? Call us at 877-700-2468 or e-mail us at [email protected]! We’re happy to help.
 

1963 Plymouth
$35,000
  1972 Chevrolet Nova
$25,000
 
1950 Oldsmobile Club Sedan
$46,950
 

1954 Ford F100 Pickup
$24,500
 
1932 Ford Roadster
$32,500
 
1976 Chrysler Cordoba
$8,900
 

1948 Cadillac Convertible Custom
$69,000
  '33 Ford Vicky
$44,500
 
1956 Chevrolet Hardtop
$28,900
 
Project Vehicles   Classifieds Homepage   Modern Rods

Parts Listing

 
List your parts. If you've got extra parts laying around, odds are a someone needs them! Clear out your shop and help a fellow rodder or see if that part you need is in someone else's garage.
 
   
We love to read your stories and learn about your shows, rides, rods and adventures. Send questions and stories to [email protected].
 
  Until next time, keep roddin!
The staff at
Hotrodhotline.com
 
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