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HotrodHotLine Newsletter February 24  2010

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Jack is on the scene at the Detroit Autorama   we’re exhibiting for the first time at the home of the RIDLER Award !  We’re really excited about the show.... looking forward to all of the great cars and all of our friends in the Detroit area .... Jack said there is some snow but it’s not bad... so hop in your car and we’ll    See you in  Detroit look for us in booth 9

We’re really looking forward to seeing our good friends from the MHRA and Hot Rod Repair Shop and they’ve said the show looks like a real winner this year.  Lots of fantastic cars as always  and many special attractions...  don’t miss this one !

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.  These cars sold in FEBRUARY ! If we can sell in February we can sell anytime !

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Use our “Featured Ad” like these sellers did... and

     If you have a business serving the Pre 76 Car Enthusiast market,  you should be advertising on !   Our reach is tremendous and our rates are very affordable ....  Call us   877-700-2468  or email for a 2010 Media Kit .  You can speak with our New Advertising Coordinator, Steve Vaus,  or with Mary Ann.   Email [email protected]    or  [email protected] 

We add lots of NEWS articles every day ...     Check out our

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Classic Performance Products’ Double Flare Tool Now Available.  Finally an easy-to-use, affordable double flare tool that gives you professional results. The unique design of CPP’s double flare tool offers the option of making your brake lines while you are installing them. No need for additional tools or vises to secure during use. Works with 3/16”, 1/4”, 5/16”, 3/8” and 1/2” steel tubing. All kits include tube cutter, deburring tool in a durable plastic storage case.  Get all of the details here.

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Zigs Street Rods is offering Free Shipping on all 5 piece suspension packages. We have a large selection including both leaf packages and 4-link packages.  Take a look at the entire line of Chassis and Suspension packages available at Zigs Street Rods NOW

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Wabbits Woodworks is well known for their  dashes and consoles .... but they also make outstanding steering wheels.  This is just one of many designs that Wabbits can make for your car.  Take a look at these beautifully crafted steering wheels ...  they are the perfect finishing touch to your cars interior.  Check it out now.

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New from Holley Performance ...    New 850 & 950 CFM Holley Street HP's!  The already popular Street HP series uses the best features from the race bred 4150 HP carb, but are tamed for street / race use and priced for budget minded enthusiasts.  Check out this article for all of the details on these new carbs.

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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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Street Rod  Rollers !  That’s what the folks at Davviki  specialize in.   It just makes sense to start your project this way....  Start with a Rolling Assembly! The engineering and fabricating is done. With optional powder coating of the chassis, most cars are only 80 to 100 hours of plumbing, wiring and assembly from their first shakedown drive!    Read more about why starting with a roller is the BEST way to build a car.  Look here.

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Big Als Carponents ... finishing off your car with style !
The Marque armrest features stylish black inlay, courtesy light, door opener and a separate slotted Backplate that allows the upholstery to show through. Only the opener unit has the courtesy light. Units include hardware and a ready-to-upholster wooden pad.  See it close up here.

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Cool Craft has the largest selection of radiators on the planet...  check out this  1965-66 Ford Galaxie, V8 390-427, 3 Row, High Efficiency Cooling (3 Row (High Efficeincy Core Suggested)) Radiator .  Check out  Cool Craft for all of your cooling needs.  Take a look

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Eddie Motorsports   New Product   Small Block Chevy Valve Covers  Tall Ball Mill Powdercoated.   Our valve covers are in standard or tall to accommodate roller rockers. Standard height is 2 9/16” tall is 3 11/16”. Our valve covers feature a 1” hole for a breather and the come complete with grommets, baffles and bolts. These valve covers fit 283,305,327, and 350 chevy engines and also the 1997-1995 Camaro and Pontiac Firebird. Look Here

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EZ Wiring has the ideal kit for tight places.  The mini 12 circuit kit includes 12 mini fuses and fuse panel.  All EZ  Wiring kits use GXL high temp cross linked polyethylene  jacketed wire.  Each wire is labeled every 5 ft. for easy identification.  Check out the details here.

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SELECT HURST SHIFTERS MARKED DOWN WITH SPECIAL PRICING!  Check out our SPECIALS section for the best pricing in town! Shifters, knobs, boots and kits all marked down to a near unbeatable price!  Special pricing are limited to availability. So buy now and buy often before we ran out!   Get the details on this factory sale now.

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For the Performance oriented engine builder, March Performance’s new All Billet Aluminum Pro-Track serpentine system is just the ticket. This 1” thick one-piece alternator and air conditioning bracket is not only strong, but light  Separate bracket allows the option of remote or canister style power steering or no power steering. Pro-Track makes use a unique easy to use belt tension adjustment tool. Once the belt tension has been set, the adjustment tool is easily removed and stowed away.       Take a look here...

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MSD Ignition's 40th Anniversary!   2010 marks MSD’s 40th Birthday! To celebrate, we’re introducing a limited edition  40th Anniversary 6AL Ignition Control.  40th Anniversary 6AL, PN 6440 2010 marks 40-years of ignition performance for MSD Ignition and we’re celebrating with a limited edition 6AL Ignition Control! The special ignition control features the first MSD Ignition logo, cast into a one-off housing

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Purdee Industries Wholesale Exhaust Components  and  Home of the Patented Header Buddy , X Pipes, and complete installation kits for all your exhaust needs.   Check out the line of exhaust systems and parts at Purdee Industries.   Look Now

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Ron Francis Wiring  power junction block is designed as a multiple power feed center to supply power to accessories that have a heavier current draw and need to be connected directly to the battery. This can be any item where the accessory manufacturer recommends connecting directly to the starter or battery for power. For complete information look here

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Speedway Motors is your performance parts connection for carburetors, intake manifolds and fuel system components! Whether you need period-perfect vintage air cleaners for your Strombergs or linkage for that tri-power setup, Speedway has you covered. Or, go wild with a supercharger kit or dual quads atop a tunnel ram – all topped with a Shotgun Bill scoop! Don’t forget to feed your induction needs with a high-quality gas tank and performance fuel pump, too!   Check out the DEALS

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Superior Glassworks  NEW 1947-1955 Chevy Truck STEEL Fender. This is a STEEL fender for those looking for an alternative to the top-quality fiberglass fenders we produce. Reproduction of stock part. Guaranteed to fit on stock, steel trucks and many reproduction bodies. For details look here

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Made in the USA with Glass Lenses not plastic !  That’s what you’ll get at  TPI Tech. Check out our very cool Redline Gauges Our gauges do not come with dip switches in the back of the gauge that require two people and multiple tries of programming in order to get the correct speed. Instead, we have one single push button switch that can be mounted anywhere you desire. Programming is made simple with this switch Check out our line here

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New product From Unisteer Performance Products
  1958-64 Impala Small Block Rack and Pinion Kit
 (non LS/LT Motors. Improve the steering response and handling in your classic Impala with one of our Unisteer® Rack and Pinion Kits. These Unisteer® Rack Kits match the factory suspension geometry and have little to no bump-steer. Get more Info

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Since coming onto the scene last year, WINTEC FABRICATION has been introducing new parts that fill voids. One such product is their new bomber seats.The seats come in two styles: the Hot Rod stitch that’s shown here, and a straight pleat style. Dimensions are 17 1/2" wide x 20" tall, and there is also a 39" wide matching bench seat available.  Take a closer look here !


It’s time  for our Winter Show season and no one can beat the Auto Rama and World of Wheels shows from Championship Auto Shows.  No matter where you live.... you’ll find one of their  shows near you this season. ! February brings us the Detroit Autorama ... and more .Check out the dates and make your plans now.  Hotrodhotline will have a booth at the Detroit show  this week so be sure to stop by and see us.


The NSRA  is  celebrating it’s  41st Year of Fun with Cars in 2010 and it looks like they have a great schedule.  Don’t forget now 50’s, 60’s and 70’s cars are welcome at NSRA events so bring out those Muscle Cars !  Check out their upcoming lineup and mark your calendars !

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The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association,will stage twenty-three events in 2010. The event lineup features nineteen national events for rods, customs, classics and muscle cars through 1972 vintage. For the complete schedule  click

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Somernites Cruise 2010 is gearing up for a fantastic year !  The  totally FREE event happens every month from April through October and is filled with great happenings for the whole family.  This is a great way to spend your weekend .... cruising with your friends. Check out the 2010 schedule for Somernites Cruise in Somerset, Kentucky !


2010 Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion, June 18-20, 2010, Beech Bend Raceway, Bowling Green, Kentucky.  It’s TIME to plan for this years Reunion.... the best time a Hot Rodder can have !  Check out the details and make your plans now.  We’ll have details about all of the events soon.

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 Wilburn’s Custom is a family owned and operated business located in Jamestown, Indiana. If you are serious about wanting a truly original mid-fifties Ford classic hauler, you have found us. We specialize in custom haulers. We also provide full restoration for hot rods, classics, and muscle cars. This includes frame off, full panel replacement, rotisserie, etc. Our other services include:.... Click Here for more


“Garage Shots”  are a look inside the garages of our visitors..... where we can see the projects they are working on.... and also get a look at some pretty cool garages and shops. This is a 48 Chev which was a 5 year build by Roy Heath in Asheville, NC.  Check it out and then send us YOUR Garage Shots !


Landspeed Racing was.... and continues to be... a huge influence on our hobby of Hotrodding !   It was the pioneers on the salt that started all this !  We are very proud to be a part of a project by Richard Parks and Jim Miller, to document our amazing Landspeed History.  You can get weekly updates on news from Landspeed and more importantly .... HISTORY from the mouths of those who lived it ! 

We continue to add many new companies to our list of advertisers ... this means you’re able to find ALL the products and services you need right here at    Check out the latest here...


 QuietRide Solutions.... makes it EASY to insulate your car against heat, sound and vibration... with their Ready Made....  Cut to Fit .... KITS !  WOW...  check out their line of hundreds of kits that will make the very important job of insulating your car so easy. They also have a huge line of firewall insulators... Check it out

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We are so pleased to have Carlisle Events online with us !   The Carlisle Spring Swap Meet and Auction is a legend in our hobby as many of us just wait in anticipation of what treasure we will find there... but Carlisle has 9 other Fantastic Events ... and we know that there are many you’ll want to learn about. Check out the lineup for 2010 at Carlisle

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There’s a New Show in town on the Southern California scene this year...  Showcase of Kustoms in Long Beach in September promises to be a show that will become a legendary event in our industry.  Brought to you by the folks at Keen Entertainment who put on the Ink and Iron Show... The Showcase of Kustoms has SO MUCH that will just blow you away...

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  We welcome Snug Harbor Hot Rods onboard with us as one of our newest  Premium VIP vendors. We have seen the Snug Harbor Hot Rods booth at Louisville for several years now and have seen the nice cars that they produce so we’re pleased to have them online with us. We’ll be bringing you lots of info on the cars they have and the engines they build, but you can see their Cars by Clicking Here Now !

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American Collectors Insurance is the nation's leading provider of collector vehicle and collectibles insurance. We are proud to offer: Classic car insurance - Affordable, Agreed Value coverage for collector cars, trucks and motorcycles - any year may qualify. We also have competitive rates for modified cars (street rod, hot rod, rat rod, restomod, restorod and other customs.  Get details here

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Bo’s Hot Rod Shop has a really cool new Willys package that you can build yourself or you can have them build it for you.  Bo’s offers  Chassis,  Fabrication,  Rollers or Turn Key cars .... Bo’s is a small shop that prides themselves in doing high quality work and building award winning cars.  Take a look at  Bo’s Hot Rod Shop !

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We’re very pleased to have our friends At Genuine  Boyds online with us and we know you’ll really like their innovative wheel designs. It was Genuine Boyds that graced the winner of the AMBR award in Pomona ... Right now you can see them at 

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Herbert Performance is a high performance parts supplier & manufacturer that ships performance and  race parts worldwide. With locations in Lincolnton, N.C., and Chino, Calif., the company provides the best customer service in the performance industry and aims to build long term relationships with its valued customers. Contact Herbert Performance’s knowledgeable sales staff by calling 1-877-497-2787. In business since 1949, Herbert Performance is a trusted leader in the performance parts industry.

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"Is Your Hot Rod Running Hot ? "  If so we have the solution for you.  Mahaffey Motorsports offers  custom fan shrouds made of aluminum to your specifications.. They are built to provide maximum potential for  your radiator and fan combination.  Take a look at how Mahaffey Motorsports Fan Shrouds can keep YOU Cool

Is YOUR  Business represented here ??  Why NOT ???   You’re missing out on over 60,000 potential customers every day.... our rates are VERY affordable and effective.  Call today  877-700-2468 ask for   Mary Ann

The car show pictures are rolling in as more and more of our visitors volunteer to send in the pictures they take at their local shows.  The last of the Grand National Roadster  Show pictures are now online ...  and lots more from other great shows around the country.  If you take pictures at a show... send them in and we’ll share them with your fellow rodders.     send to  [email protected]


Jack, Jr and Sue were on the scene at the Sacramento Autorama last weekend and had a great time.  Von Hot Rod was there with the pinstripers jam !   Kool !

We have lots of coverage from Jack,  Dean Court, Bob Choisser, Fred Childers and Bart Mitchell so stay tuned as we get it all online.

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Big Al Liebmann went to the Motorama in Pennsylvania for the second year... and had a great time !

Old Skool Downunder in Australia from our good friend Dale

Winternationals is a favorite with rodders... check out the action from Roger Rohrdanz

All of our Car Show Coverage articles are EASY to find... they are listed on a Menu page in the order they are posted with their name and photographer shown... So check them out now  at  and for previous years show articles you click on the year you want to view... we have them all the way back to 1999 ...  so cruise on !

We have pictures coming in all the time so be sure to check back often.If you take pictures at a car show near you... we’d love to share them with our readers.  . Email  [email protected]  or call us 877-700-2468 We’ll send you Hotrodhotline shirts and can even provide  you with passes to some shows

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

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

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

We had someone stop by our booth at SEMA to tell us he had bought some parts from a Hotrodhotline classified ad from someone who lived just a few miles from him....  parts he needed had been close by and he never knew it until he saw them on   It show that what we’ve always said is  TRUE...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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  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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WE have several companies offering new, updated catalogs for 2010.. Like this New 2010 Release from
Heidts ....  Check them out.  has  28 Different Sections where we have Articles about all kinds of things for our Pre 76 Car Enthusiasts !   From Hot Rods to Muscle Cars and Beyond.... we have the largest and most frequently updated source of information, news and just plain fun for Rodders...

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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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