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HotrodHotLine Newsletter Jan 28  2010

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The doors open today at the Grand National Roadster Show and is on the SCENE !  The cars are AMAZING and there are so many really cool special exhibits.  If you are within driving distance you can still make it to this one of a kind show.  For details and a download of the show schedule click here  Be sure to stop by and see us in Building 4

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Featured Business This Week....
Backyard Buddy has been one of our advertisers since 2001 !  WOW !  And all that time they’ve been making the BEST lifts in the country.  Made in the USA with the quality our country is known for.    Too often we look only at Price .... but when it’s our treasured car at stake, a few bucks just isn’t worth the risk of using cheap, inferior equipment.... Plus.. it’s good for our country to buy American...  Look Here

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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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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 Big Als Carponents Throttle Assembly is spring loaded, fully adjustable, compatible with most throttle cables and features our unique slotted arm. Available with your choice of milled aluminum or grooved rubber face. Matching billet Brake Pads and Dimmer Switch Pads complete the look and come with a 1-1/2” stud and jam nut for easy installation. Brake pad adapts to center, right, or left offset..

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Classic Performance Products Modular™ Drop Spindle Wheel Kits !  Looking for a spindle and brake kit for your lowered truck with big tires and wheels? We have it! Introducing CPP's new modular 2" drop spindle and drop spindle wheel kits for 1960-87 Chevy pickups. Our exclusive new design helps solves tire to fender interference  commonly found with lowered trucks.   Take a look

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Coolcraft has a wide range of products..... like this Specialty Auto Tech dual pass coolers utilize a new multi pass internal baffling system that will increase cooling capacity by 40%. Made of sturdy welded aluminum construction, this cooler will withstand the punishment of the toughest operating systems such as flying road debris.  Get all of the details here

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New Product from Eddie Motorsports
 VALVE COVER-SMALL BLOCK CHEVY  Our polished aluminum valve covers are the finishing touch on your high performance engine. Eddie motorsports valve covers are machined and polish to perfection. Our valve covers are in standard or tall to accommodate roller rockers.  Take a look

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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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Switches, Switches , Switches.... EZ Wiring has the switches you need  from headlight switches  to wiper switches, dimmer switches and more.  Take a look at how EZ Wiring can take care of your switch needs.

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Holley Performance Products is proud to announce the introduction of their all new Ultra Street Avenger™ and Ultra Double Pumper® Carburetors designed for improved performance, weight savings and show quality looks. Ultra Street Avengers and Ultra Double Pumpers are made totally from aluminum


Hotronics Products  has been offering a fine line of electronics for your car for nearly 20 years.  All Hotronics Products are made in the USA ... with the quality you’ve learned to expect from their company.  Check out the Window switches that allow you to have the classic look while using power windows... or their Battery Disconnect Kits ...   You’ll find all that  of the Electronics you need for your project at 

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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 run out!

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March Performance Ultra Drive Detailed Styling shows from the top, front and sides. If you want the ultimate show kit, This is it! This new system has been designed for mounting accessories below the valve covers and in between the width of the heads. Precision CNC machined from 6061-T6 aluminum for strength and perfect fit. Hardcoated on high wear areas. Clear coated to eliminate polishing in those hard to reach places

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Purdee Industries Wholesale Exhaust Components and Home of the Patented Header Buddy,  X PIPE'S AND COMPLETE INSTL KIT'S.  You’ll find it ALL at Purdee... Take a look and find your exhaust components here.

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The new Ron Francis flexible braided wire cover has a unique split, semi-rigid, braided construction which makes a clean, uniform installation by gripping the wires tight. The wire covering closes around the wire with about 30% overlap on itself. This allows for complete coverage even around inline plugs, connectors and splices.  Take a look at this new product

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Speedway Motors Nostalgia Air Cleaner The air cleaner on your hot rod’s engine does more than just filter out dirt and dust. It also helps define the style and character of your car’s engine compartment. The air filter assembly is the first thing most people see when you open your hood – so why not choose one that is best tailored to your car’s design. 

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The Superior 54 Wagon History....The Superior 54 Sport Wagon project was started in the 1980s by an individual trying to build his own piece of history. The years went by and the project languished. In 2004, Superior Glass Works acquired the unfinished dream. Five more years and many thousands of hours later, the Superior 54 Sport Wagon is available…at last.  Read More here

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From  TPI Tech   Hot! New Gauges For Your Dash
  Our instruments are designed for the Street Rod and Custom Car Industry only.  TPI-Tech Instruments 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.

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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. More info here

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Check out the Awesome Detail on the dashes from Wabbits Woodworks.  Each dash is custom built for each customer... take a close look at the Wabbits line and then dress up your interior with one of their products

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ZIG's Street Rods offers a nice new affordable complete Independent Front Suspension. Includes: Crossmember, your choice of Stock or 5/8" narrowed Tubular Upper &

Lower Control Arms, black powder coated springs, gas HD Shocks, Stock or 2" Dropped Spindles, Large Brake Kit with 11 inch Rotors with 4-1/2" Ford Pattern or 10-1/2" Rotots with 4-3/4" GM Pattern, Comes with 3/16" boxing plates where necessary. This unit includes only quality TCI parts NO OFF SHORE PARTS in this Kit

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The Grand Daddy of them All....  The Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona is just around the corner so be sure to make your plans now ! is the Official Online Media for this event and we’ll be bringing you information about all of the great events planned for this show.  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. January still has three great shows don’t miss  the World of Wheels  in New Orleans and in Pittsburgh and then at the end of the month there’s  Atlanta !.Check out the dates and make your plans now.

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The Sacramento AutoRama will be celebrating it’s  60th Year in  2010 ... the best show Northern California has to offer will be a knock out this year...  Stay tuned to Hotrodhotline for details on all that’s  planned for this banner year   Look here...


The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum ia is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.,and they have a full schedule of events and exhibits all year long.  It’s a great place to visit ! Coming Soon to the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum!  Mickey Thompson: First American to 400 mph Presented by Gale Banks Engineering.  For details on this and many other upcoming exhibits at the Museum  Click Here


The NSRA  will be celebrating it’s  41st Year of Fun with Cars in 2010 and it looks like they have a great schedule.  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

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...

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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.  They have Genuine Boyds on several of the cars contending for the AMBR award this weekend so we’ll be sure to get some great pictures of the Genuine Boyds here at GNRS.  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

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Trique Mfg. designs, and carries the full line of Altman Easy Latch Kits. The Altman Easy Latch Kit is the first vehicle specific bolt-on bear claw latch installation kit for your hot rod, street rod, custom, classic car or truck. Each kit utilizes the stock interior and exterior door handles as well as the exterior door locks.. We also design and manufacture a full line of billet aluminum interior and exterior products: door handles, interior lights,  and more... Take a Look

Classic Performance Products ...  your number 1 source for  Suspension ..... Brakes ..... Steering...
Whether it be  Chevy Parts,  Ford Parts or Street Rod Parts,  CPP is the place to go to find all that you need to complete your project.  Their high tech website offers tons of Tech Advice so that you choose the right parts for your project including installation guides.  Take a look at all CPP has to offer YOU.

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Diamond P Industries  has combined their skill in producing fine castings with their love of  Hot Rods to introduce a new line.   Check out their introductory line of  SBC Valve Covers and Shifter knobs and keep checking back as they develop even more new products for your car.  Take a look....


We welcome   Eddie Motorsports online with us featuring a fantastic line of very nice parts. Our billet hood hinges are CNC machined to perfection. They are made of 6061-T6 billet aluminum and utilize sealed bearings for smooth and long lasting operation.  Check out the fantastic products from Eddie Motorsports    Take a Look

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Trick Truck N Rod doesn’t just build great Hot Rods and Trucks ...  they have a Louver Service and they also make some great  Custom Made Garage Art like this louvered piece here.    Trick Truck N Rod  is coming on board as one of our Premiem vendors so you’ll be seeing a lot of their work here beginning  next week.  Check out their website now !

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

 Thanks to our great friends, our fantastic Roving Reporters for sending in so many show photos.    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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Big Al was in the middle of it all at Barrett Jackson

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Fuzzy spent a week with George Barris and took in a very cool show... check it out

Check out all of our Show Coverage HERE

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

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Wilburns can custom build for you a mid-50’s Ford COE, set on a late model Econoline diesel chassis, with all of the amenities. You can choose from standard, extended, or full 4 door with a bed length of up to 21′ or longer - light weight or heavy duty. Style the interior from mild to wild, For the ultimate show piece that gets the maximum attention, wherever you go. Prices start at under $25K for a standard cab c-model  see more here

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Enclosed Vehicle Transport has been with us for many years and we hear only great things about Kevin and his crew.  For your transport needs check this out.... NOW

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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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  We have a record number of ads coming in this year and continue even when the snow is falling !..  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 !

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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