Roddings Largest Online Magazine HotrodHotLine Newsletter  Oct 22 2009

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John Buck, Rodshows and Jack Lawford, Hotrodhotline owner announced today that  has been designated the “Official Online Media’ for  the  2010 Grand National Roadster Show and Sacramento Autorama.  
We look forward to working together to bring you all of the latest information on these fine shows.  There are lots of fantastic events and features lined up for the shows....  so stay tuned for the latest right here at
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  We were very sad to learn this week that  Somernites Cruise board member and Hotrodhotline Roving Reporter... our friend  Bobby Rowe,  lost his battle with cancer this week.    Bobby was a great friend to many and a rodder through and through.   

Somernites Cruise is dedicating their last cruise of the year to friend Bobby Rowe, and we send our thoughts and prayers to his family and friends.  

     In the “Old Days”  the end of summer often meant the end of the season for selling cars ......   Not Any More !  continues to have huge success for our Sellers  well into Fall and even in the winter.... so if you have a car to sell....  THIS  IS  THE  PLACE !     These happy sellers below used our Featured Car Ad....  Only  $125.  for Six Months....  What a Deal ! Sell Yours now.

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Just a few of our recent  “Sold”   you can see our most recently  Sold Cars  by Clicking HERE    We can help you sell your car too !  Our Featured Ads run for six months and the cost is only $125 with 6 pictures and unlimited words !   We have staff on hand to help you with your ad or answer any questions... Call us at  877-700-2468

 Below are just a FEW of the press releases and articles published this week in the  HotRod HotLine  “News Room”
...  See the Latest NEWS  from the world of Rodding and Muscle Cars.

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Special Offer from  AirBagit  for your air suspension needs...  There are no strings attached to this offer. We want our customers to see the quality of our Airsprings, which surpasses any Airspring on the market.  For Details

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NEW  from  Dolphin Gauges..... these great looking billet wiper arms come with all hardware included in several sizes to fit your needs.  Take a look here

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ENGINE FACTORY has IN STOCK.... Big Block Stroker  Engines,  Small Block  Chevy Engines, and LS Engines... You can see and  hear over  75 of our Engines actually RUNNIG  on Video... Go to  and click on the VIDEOS  link...then pick your engine !

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Downs Industries not only makes some of the finest fiberglass bodies on the planet.... they also carry a full line of parts and accessories for your car.  Check out this  wrap around dash and center console ....  What a great way to put that finishing touch on your interior.  Take a look here.

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Stop Vibration And Road Noise with Peel and Stick  Dynamat..... the easy and effective way to create a solid, luxury car feel in your Hot Rod or Muscle Car.  Get the details on Dynamat products here.

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This PERFECT®™ Engine Management System developed by Painless Performance®™ provides an opportunity for the avid car nut to upgrade their hot rod with a simple-to-install fuel injection system. Benefits gained when a fuel injected engine is transplanted into a hotrod are: detailed here.....

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It’s time to start thinking about those  Holiday gifts... and nothing could be better for a car guy than a Gift Pack from Surf City Garage.... Take a look at these great gift ideas.

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This 33 - 34 Coupe is an outstanding example of the quality of products you  can expect from Steves Auto Restorations.....  when we first saw this body we were in awe at the outstanding attention to detail.... If a 33 - 34 Coupe is the Hot Rod of your Dreams....  THIS IS THE ONE you have to see !  Check it out.

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NEW NEW Tired of the Same old headlights that have angled mirror lenses that distort the light in different angles and don't direct a straight beam of light? These New 7" Halogen headlights have a Crystal Reflective Backing that will shoot a straighter beam of light, enabling you to see better. For Details...

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What would you do if you woke up to an empty driveway or garage… if your investment, your pride & joy, your baby… had been STOLEN? Don’t sleep with one eye open!   The Car Lock is the ultimate theft protection for the true car enthusiast. Hot rods, muscle cars, classics and exotic rides are extremely vulnerable to theft when left unattended.  Learn how you can protect your Ride....   Check it out here

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Phoenix Torque Max Torque Converters are designed to maximize engine output and deliver the best performance possible. Every Converter is built per order and custom tailored to your application, eliminating the guess work normally associated by buying an “off the shelf” torque converter. All of our Torque Max Converters are built on precision equipment by experienced craftsmen and are computer balanced to achieve unparalleled durability and maximum performance.  Take a look

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Koul Tools says  After 3 years of customer feedback the Hot Rod Kit #681 (Sizes -6 -8 and -10) is now available.This new kit combines popular sizes used with Hot Rod and Muscle Cars. Koul Singles are also available in Sizes -6 -8 and -10.  See how this fantastic tool can save you time and frustration working with  stainless braided hoses. Take a look

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Nothing beats the look of a Traditional 5 Spoke wheel......The traditional five-spoke wheel is one of the top choices for muscle car and truck owners wanting a custom appearance that’s reminiscent of the ’60-s and 70’s era. The TQ 5-Spoke available from Stockton Wheel Service, encompasses a traditional appearance with some modern touches that give it a unique advantage over the originals.   Check it out here

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At the Heinzman Street Rod Shop, we take great pride in fulfilling our customers' vision for their cars. The care we take in custom-engineering our street rods 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're car people, and we love hot rods.    See how we can help you with your project. !

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Finishline Interiors has a wide range of experience in working with all types of cars... From the Classic reproduction of an interior in a Classic 34 BMW   to designing the perfect look for your Street Rod or Muscle Car...  take a look at the HUGE Photo Gallery of cars that have a  Finishline Interior...  and you’ll know where you need to go for your next interior.  Check it out...

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Spring Manufacturer since 1937 ! When it comes to the special springs needed by Street Rodders, only a company that actually makes springs and owns Street Rods can truly understand the needs of fellow Rodders.   If you have questions or tech needs.... Eaton Detroit  Spring has all of the information you need.... Take a look here.

education_photos3 is proud to be partnering again this year with Championship Auto Shows and ISCA  to present the Students Career Days and  “Rising Star”  programs for young enthusiasts across the country.     World of Wheels and Autorama are committed to the future by holding these annual Educational Days where students and instructors enjoy the aftermarket hot rod industry. The events feature guest speakers who share their passion of the industry. Following the reception, students hit the floors of the show to see vehicles, sponsors and exhibitors.  For details on this great program  click here.

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 Hedman Husler Hedders is excited to announce the start of it's "Be a Hedman Husler" Sweepstakes, giving racers a rare opportunity to win a brand new 2010 GRAND AMERICAN RACE CARS Rolling Chassis. The giveaway is our way of thanking late model racers for supporting the Husler brand during these tough economic times. Thanks to our friends at Ford Racing, we our now giving away a 347ci 415hp crate engine to go along with this Ford Fusion!  For details

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Somernites Cruise the last show of the season on Oct 24th gives you a chance to WIN  a  2009  CHALLENGER... WOW...  a great giveaway car and one of the best events in the eastern US all at once.  Get the details 


It's Big & It's Back - Join Everyone Oct. 23 - 24 - 25, 2009  at the 2nd Annual Daytona Beach Dream Cruise! The Daytona Beach Dream Cruise, now in its 2nd year, is a fun-filled, 3-day weekend featuring a variety of activities of interest to car & truck enthusiasts. Enjoy special cruising and more


The East Coast Indoor Nats has announced their 2009 date and schedule and it looks like this year will be bigger and better than ever ! This show is always a HUGE event on the East Coast so plan for Dec 4th - 6th ...  All American Pre ‘73 cars and loads of fun.... Check it out and make your plans now !   Take a Look.

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Good Guys Rod and Custom Association is headed to Charlotte for the 16th Annual Southeastern Nationals at Lowes Motor Speedway  Oct 30 - Nov 1.  For all of the details check out the event website.


Big Al Liebmann just told us about a new event that you old drag racers will just love. DOVER Drag Strip  GUYS DO IT AGAIN ! After 35 years ,the  loyal following of Dover Drag Strip Will Race again with A 'Dover Race","the way  it was" -For Trophies.The Ist Annual Dover drag Strip Nostalgia Drags will be  be run  Sat Nov 7th at Island  Dragway in Great Meadows, NJ Over 65 committed  original Dover Competitors are due to show with their original ,restored,  or current  race cars ,along with many others For details

We’re rock’n and roll’n in the NEW VENDOR section...  We’re adding at least one new vendor each week .....  all the more places for you to find the products and services you need ....  why go anywhere else when you can find it all HERE !

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Want to know why Spirit Industries is one of the Nation's Premier Builders of Hot-Rods and Hot-Rod parts? That's easy - "We Love 'Em!" (and rodders too)At Spirit, we're passionate about the cars we build. Turning heads and winning trophies….you can depend on Spirit to deliver quality and value. When you buy a Spirit kit, you can always count on getting support after the sale too. 

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“The Superior 54 Sport Wagon is a very special car,” said Brad Peterson, owner of Superior Glass Works. “There has always been a mystique surrounding the Motorama cars and we are excited to offer our Superior 54 to a select few looking to drive their own piece of history.”   Get all of the details now

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HushMat’s universal sound and thermal insulating materials have been manufactured in the USA for over 20 years.   HushMat Ultra was rated the #1 insulating material in recent independent study    Tired of that Hot, Noisy and Uncomfortable ride.  Enjoy a Cool, Quiet and Comfortable ride with HushMat.   Treat your rod today!   Easy to install, no tools, no glue, no heat guns and no odor.   LOOK

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Superior Glass Works manufactures fiberglass street rod bodies and chassis, including 1934, 1937 and 1938 Chevys; 1927, 1932 and 1933 Fords; and 1933 Willys. Superior also offers over 500 fiberglass parts for 1927-'54 Chevys and Fords.  Take a look

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Flying A Motorsports has it all!  Looking for the best place to find Car Haulers, Motorhomes, Race Car Trailers and Toterhomes?  With over 20 years in the trailer and truck business, Flying A Motorsports will give you good advice, complete information and pricing on the different types of trailers and trucks available today.   Haulmark, Renegade, United Specialties, Pace American, Classic and Vintage. Yes, they even have a Pre-Owned Inventory for you to browse through. so check it out now.

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Go Man Go! to   RJays !  Looking for Parts?? Check out RJays Speed Shop & Performance Center!   RJays has been online since 1999 proudly offering Good Prices and Good Service with a Smile!  The BIG Parts Index has it all! Browse through their selection of Street Rod parts and accessories for 32-48 Fords, Tri Five Chevs, Classic Trucks and more. This is your one-stop shop for everything from Body and Chassis packages to door handles.  Look Now

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Serious about wanting a truly original mid-fifties Ford classic hauler?  Wilburns Custom is the shop for you!  They specialize in custom haulers.  They also provide full restoration for hot rods, classics, and muscle cars. This includes frame off, full panel replacement, rotisserie, etc.  They will custom build for you a mid-50’s Ford COE, set on a late model Econoline diesel chassis, with all of the amenities.... for more...


Looking for the BEST POLISHING in the business?? We have been hand polishing stainless fasteners now for more than two decades and take great pride in being the best. Our SHOW POLISH has been featured on everything from national show winning vehicles to project cars featured in worldwide publications!    Take pride in your ride with South Coast Stainless

Is YOUR  Business represented here ??  Why NOT ???   You’re missing out on thousands of potential customers every day.... our rates are VERY affordable and effective.  Call today  877-700-2468 ask for  Jan or Mary Ann

Another Record BROKEN  here at !

    In 2008 brought you coverage from an amazing 1127  car shows and cruises....  Well....  in 2009 that record has been  BROKEN already !   With 2 and a half months left to the year,  we have already broken last years record !   Thanks to our great friends, our fantastic Roving Reporters.    Our visitors are the lifeblood of this publication...  contributing most of the content for all of our feature areas....  we thank you ALL for sharing your love of this great hobby with your fellow rodders through Hotrodhotline, making this the Ultimate Online Community for rodders and lovers of all cars.

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Great shots from Harry Fitse rat the Oakridge Academy show

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California Hot Rod Reunion pics from Sam Flowers

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Jack Roberts went to the last cruise of the year for Manchester, KY

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We welcome Jay Bernard who will be covering Florida for us....

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More Hot Rod Reunion action from Sherm Porter

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Valla Park Rod Run in Australia from Steve Jones

If you take photos at shows or cruises in your area we’d love to share them with your fellow rodders.... and they would LOVE to see them.  It’s easy .... just email  [email protected]   for more details.!

These are just a FEW of the show articles online this week.  You can see them all  in our  2009 Show Coverage section.  Be sure to check back often because we add several new articles every dayCLICK HERE for Coverage.

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We continue to sell more cars and list more private party cars than any other online venue... You can see some recent solds and new featured ads i

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  We have a record number of ads coming in this year and continue even as fall begins..  has been helping rodders sell their cars now for TEN YEARS....  and we offer the best service on the planet.  If you need help with an ad call us tolll free at  877-700-2468.    

Check out the latest Ads to go online by clicking here...

FREE Parts Ads for Private Parties .....  Clean out that garage !

There’s a guy just a few miles away from you that NEEDS some of those old parts that have been laying around your garage....  but he doesn’t KNOW you have them....  so get them listed right here FREE and achieve two good things...  clean out your shop .. AND help out a fellow rodder.  List your parts ads Free here at

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We know you have lots of parts sitting in your garage that someone else needs
You can Sell your parts here FREE too.

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We want to remind you of Hotrodhotline.coms part in preserving our great Land  Speed Racing history.  Richard Parks and Jim Miller are the historians and editors of a great deal of material intended to remind us all of those great old days  of Landspeed Racing that were the very core of our hobby of today.   

There is a huge archive of Weekly Newsletters over several years time,  as well as  Biographies and Stories from many of the legends of Landspeed Racing... Take a trip back in time   


  You can order catalogs from many of your favorite companies right here at    Just go to our  “Catalog Order Pages”  and click on the link.  Some catalogs can also be downloaded or browsed online...  Take a look   we have 6 pages of catalogs to choose from  and many downloadable catalogs too !

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Until Next Time
 Keep Rodd’n  and we  hope to see you on the road  this year...
Jack, Mary Ann
and the Staff at Hotrodhotline


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