Roddings Largest Online Magazine
HotrodHotLine Newsletter June 25  2010

If you can’t see the images, CLICK  HERE for our online newsletter

You can see ALL of the stories we have published this week by going directly to 


Hey Hey... is this a Great FIND or What ???    This is the best  “alley surfing”  find of the trip ....  Jack scoured the town to find out the owners name and phone number ... but the guy was  “gone fishin” .. we’ll keep you posted if Jack ever reaches him ...  There was lots of “treasure” on the road to Minnesota this year ... Check out the trip here...


In addition to the 2000+ pictures from Back to the Fifties,  we also have a nice video that will really give you the feel of the show.  Look for more videos here on  from both our staff and from contributors.  We’re setting up a system very soon to allow you to add videos.

Check out the Show coverage here

The  car Sales are doing really well here at ....   probably because we SPECIALIZE in  Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, and other Pre 76 Vehicles and we’ve been doing it since 1999.  We’re   Car People... just like you !   We take pride in the fact that we monitor our site to avoid scammers,   we have real people here to help you with a phone call at any time ...  and we CARE about our friends and customers.  We’re here to help you sell your car like all of these rodders below... 

 WOW...LOOK at these SOLDS... you’ll find that more cars sell here on than any other method.  We;ve been selling  your cars online since 1999 and we’ve become well known as the “Go to” place for selling  your Pre 76 Car ....  

Use our “Featured Ad” like these sellers did... and
SELL YOUR CAR  NOW !   Many of these sold within a week or so ...

sold 32 ford.2
sold 32 ford10
sold 33 ford2
sold 38 ford1
sold 41 ford2
sold 46 ford


sold 60 ford
sold coe
sold chev pu
sold one day
sold henry j

And we can
Sell YOURS too !

     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 and ask for  Mary Ann. or    Email   [email protected] 

CPP’s exclusive spindle design lowers cars a full 2” without affecting the steering or suspension geometry. This allows these spindles to be used with a wide range of disc brake applications including our popular 11” Standard Brake Kit and our new 13” Big Brake kits.
The fullsize spindles are cast from the highest quality Ductile Iron with CNC machined Chrome-moly pins, while the midsize spindles are made from 1050 forged steel. The unique design accepts factory ball joints and stock steering arms... for complete details look here

prod classic perform1

Holley Performance Products is proud to announce the introduction of their Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) kit for Holley Carburetors with electric chokes. This kit makes is possible to run electronic transmissions in a carbureted car. The kit supplies the needed signal to an electronic transmission such as a 4L60E or 4L80E. Take a closer look here.

prod holley8

ZIG's offers a nice affordable complete Mustang II Independent Front End Suspension in the standard spring assembly. Package includes: Sub-Frame/Crossmember, 2 " Drop Spindles, Tubular Upper & Lower Control Arms and 11 inch Disc Brake in your choice of Ford or Chevrolet bolt pattern.
Check out this system here

prod zigs6

Wabbits Woodworks has an amazing line of custom crafted dashes for your car.  From  Classics to Muscle Cars and even trucks.  The quality of the work is unmatched and gives your interior a classy finish.  You’ll also find lots of  “finish”  accessories to complete the “look” from  Wabbits.  Take a Look Here

prod wabbios 2
prod wabbits 3

“GRAY STUFF” This popular and flexible problem solver from Ron Francis,  is under carpet wire channel. It can be used to route approximately ten wires on the floor under the carpet, when coupled with thermal shield type materials.  Get details here.

prod ron francis9

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 !  See what Engine Factory customers are saying .....

enginefactory colors banner

8 Lug Power! You asked for it and Wheel Vintiques Inc. has delievered, the new 8 LUG O.E. is here! The 8 on 6.5″ bolt pattern is available in a 16″ diameter only with widths ranging from 6″ all the way to 10″. All standard and most custom offsets also available for your Ford and Chevy 3/4 ton & 1 ton pickups. Baby moon cap also available.  Check it out here.

prod  wheel vintiques

This Armrest is NEW from Big Als Carponents. Featuring an Armrest rest with a grab handle in the Marque style, this item is with the black inlay along the front edge. The Armrest is 11 inches long including the grab handle, 2” deep, with a 6” removable wooden pad that may be upholstered. Features a courtesy light on the bottom     Get a better look here.

prod big als carponents2

The new gauge panel, part of CCM Rod Shop's “Classic Series” product line, It is machined from a solid piece of -inch thick 6061 aluminum. It has a fully ribbed, bead-blasted center with a polished outer lip, giving it a nostalgic look. The panel is machined so that gauges will be recessed into it.  Check it out here.

prod ccm rod shop

Custom Shrouds based on your design.  Radiators built just for you ...  What core is right for you ??   Let Cool Craft help you design and build the radiator and shroud that will work BEST for your car.  Take a look at all Cool Craft has to offer here.

prod coolcraft

These billet hood hinges from Eddie Motorsports  are CNC machined to perfection. They are made of 6061-T6 billet aluminum and utilize sealed bearings for smooth and long lasting operation. Available in various finishes. This product is a natural cnc machined finish. Add a clearcoat powder coated finish to and make cleaning simple and easy. Take a look here


prod eddie

EZ Wiring offers a line of Power Window kits for flat glass applications.   These kits include illuminated switches and complete hardware, crossover wiring  and instructions for installation.   Very cool product.   Check out the details here.

prod ezwiring

Hooker Headers is proud to announce the availability of Super Competition engine ewap Headers for retro Fitting the new 5.7L Hemi into 1968-74 B-body and 1970-74 E- Body Mopars, P/N 5020HKR.
The 5020HKR Headers utilized lightweight 16 gauge 32” tuned length 1-5/8” primaries merging into a 9” long 3” O.D. smooth transition collector with a 3-bolt flange for a simple, leak-free installation. Take a look

prod hooker2

Known as "America's Number 1 Shifter Company", Hurst proudly maintains a wide variety of quality products for the performance enthusiast. When you purchase a Hurst Shifter or accessory, you are receiving a piece of legendary Hurst heritage and quality. From Drag Racing to Street Rods, Circle Track to Street Machines, Hurst manufactures quality-engineered shifters, accessories and transmission products to fit the needs of the performance minded driver. Look here

prod hurst

March Performances Exceptional styled billet air cleaner is a great add-on to our Style Track or Revolver bracket kits. Available in a Polished finish or Chrome Finish. Fits single 4 barrel carb applications. Includes air filter and billet hold down. Available in High Quality Chrome and Polished.  Check out the video of this great new product line.

prod march perf3

No matter what kind of car or truck you have, MSD has the fire power you need to step up its performance! MSD is the leader in ignition technology and we offer a broad range of products for everything from your daily driven late model to your weekend cruiser or race warrior!  MSD has always worked hard at developing new products to answer the needs of today’s technology and racers. Constant R&D has kept us on the forefront of ignition technology and is evident in our expanding line of products.   Take a look here....

prod msd3

FULL BOAR HIGH PERFORMANCE MUFFLER from Purdee Industries ... Outperforms,  Out Lasts,  Out Sounds...  Producing a sound that is powerful and aggessive.  Check out our complete line now.

prod purdee2

New from Superior Glassworks 1934-35 Chevy Standard grill shell with the trim band molded in and the bottom laid-out (kicked forward) about 4". The top of the grill shell is smooth and reshaped to match the angle fo the stock hood. For fenderless applications. Mounting to vehicle will require some fabrication, not a direct bolt-in. Matching, smooth hood sides are also available. (Part 35S25HB)        Check it out here.

prod superior5

The Unisteer 60-64 Full-Size Ford Rack and Pinion Kits are ready for purchase. We have none ready to ship, but we can take orders and we will ship you the first ones available. Give us a call for details at 800-338-9080.  These bolt-in kits retail at $1599.00 and come complete with everything needed for installation...   Check it out here....

prod unisteer2

RJays is offering special deals and packages on these Super Bell Front End Packages... Take a look at the complete line here

prod rjays1

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

The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association,will stage twenty-three events in 2010.   In JUNE there are FOUR fab shows to choose from  .This weekend is the big show in  Rhinebeck   For the complete schedule  click

goodguys logo1

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 !  Get the schedule here and dust off that  Tri Five or Camaro and join the fun.


Somernites Cruise is gearing up  for the June cruise  weekend June 24, 25, 26  with lots of things planned for this month.  Dairy Queen Cruise,  Rock N Roll Blast,   Camaros and Firebirds are the featured cars this month  and much more. For Details Visit    There’s something special going on every month so be sure to check out the entire schedule


Carlisle Events   ..  One  of the world’s largest presenters of collector car, truck and motorcycle entertainment, is the preferred auto show destination for enthusiasts and collector car hobbyists worldwide! . Our passion is legendary to those who have made Carlisle, PA their “Automotive Hometown.”   Check out their entire lineup of shows for 2010  running through Fall 2010

Carlisle Events Main Banner

Wheels of Time is coming up fast... August will see the 32nd annual  Rod & Custom Jamboree and this year they have lots planned.  Featured guest Sam Memmolo, Live bands,  Dances, and lots more will make this the fabulous fun event we’ve loved for many years.  Get the details and sign up now so you don’t miss Macungees fantastic show this year.  Check it out

Wheels of time ad demo revised

There’s a New Show in town on the Southern California scene this year...  Long Beach Motorama 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..

Showcase of Kustoms Banner 2010

Fairfield County Concours D’Elegance  is Conducting a National Search in Pursuit of Americas Automotive Barn Finds... and  is happy to help them in the search.  We hope all of our visitors will take the challenge to find the perfect  Barn Find to win this award.  For details Click here...Barn Finds can be the stuff of dreams for any vintage car enthusiast. According to Tom Cotter, widely-recognized enthusiast and author of several books on the subject including The Cobra in the Barn .. Look Here...

article  barn find search

Speed Week at Bonneville is coming up soon so it’s time to make plans if you’re going.  Speed Week is THE event of all times for any car guy.  This year there are 500+ entries and it sounds like it will be fantastic. 

article bonneville

Art Hall went on a short Shop Tour at  Foose Designs and found Chip in the shop working so he got a tour and some great shots of current projects going on now at Chips shop.  What a great inside look !   

article shop tour foose

Dean Court gathered with a small group for an open house and shop tour at Dominator Street Rods.  Leonard Lopez was on hand to show the group around and they got a great look at some of the latest projects.   

article shop tour dominator

This Father's Day, DiMora Motorcar brought  the only Tucker Convertible ever built to the Rodeo Drive Concours d'Elegance in Beverly Hills, California.Tucker Corporation produced 36 four-door Tucker sedans before the company folded on March 3, 1949.   Look here

article  dimora
feat biz fastlane1

Have a new 32 Ford for the Season ....
   Check out the great 32 Coupes and Roadsters at Fastlane Rod and Speed Shop and have them build you one to YOUR Specs..... Great Cars built especially the way you want them... Check it out then give Fastlane a call at (816) 545-4747

feat shop wilburn1

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. For Details

feat biz american collectors1

Got a Minute? Get a Quick Quote! from American Collectors Insurance. In three easy steps, you can obtain a quick quote for collector vehicle or collectibles insurance. Simply click here for the appropriate button to get started, and we'll provide you with an annual premium estimate. If you like what you see, you can apply online and purchase coverage using a major credit card.  Look Here

We have always admired the fine products and innovative spirit of the folks at E.C.I., so we’re very happy to have them onboard with their  Brake Conversion kits and many other new products.  Check out the whole line here.

ECI rotating banner

Compu-tronix developed the next generation of high performance ignition systems DIS, Distributorless Ignition Systems. As in the past, this product line is without equal among the competition. Our goal is to engineer and provide high performance aftermarket ignition systems that will actually deliver performance and make power. By using the newest technology and materials available, we can build products more powerful, and of higher quality, than any competitor.

Computronix Ad

AccuAir Suspension was founded in 2001 by brothers Reno and Dustin Heon. AccuAir has stayed true to its motto, Better By Design, by investing in more design, engineering, and testing into the art of controlling Air Suspension than anyone else in the world. This investment shows in the performance, reliability, and overall quality of each and every AccuAir product

HotRod_Hotline_Small ad

If you like nice leather you ll LOVE our leather! Raven Hollow Leather makes the very best quality chain Wallets available, using the highest quality thick American leather and hardware, which makes for a wallet that will last you for years and years. Our leather is the best money can buy- we urge you to compare. Cheap imitations give out a lot sooner- compare the features and construction! These are made using the highest quality chains with heavy clips and snaps don't dimple or break. Check it out here.

Raven Hollow Leathers

Mighty Image Collectibles ,Your #1 Source For "American Made" Collectiables Is Proud To Bring You Licensed Collectibles From Hot Rod™, NHRA™, Motorcult™, Lowrider™, Schneider Cams™, Crower Cams™, Revell™/Tom Daniels™, Strp,berg™, Famoso Raceway™, Drag Cartoons™, As Well As Many Of Your Favorite Drag Racers Such As, Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen, Don "The Snake" Purdhomme, T.V. Tommy Ivo, And Others. Wholesale Is Available To Qualified Individuals. Let Mighty Image Make Products For Your Business, Car Club, Race Team, take a look here

Mighty Image Final Ad

We’re pleased to announce that Flaming River has upgraded to become one of our premium vendors, so we will be bringing you lots of information about the great line of Flaming River products including some great tech information.  Check out the line at 


We’re very pleased to welcome Carizzma Colors by BASF     Carizzma Colors knows that In building any show car , street rod, or drag car it is all about the color you paint it. Companies like FOOSE Design, Ring Brother’s, Rad Rides by Troy all use the high quality and durable paint products from BASF. With body shops all over the world, there isn't a car lover that can't find a shop near them to get a high quality paint job. Check out the online color chips to find the right color for your ride at: Builders and Home Builders, check out:   Painters check out:   For details on the worlds best refinishing and painting systems.

BASF Final done

CCM Rod Shop  offers custom machined and designed parts that appeal not only to nostalgic vehicle product design but also to contemporary vehicles as well. All items are custom machined out of solid aluminum resulting in beautifully machined aluminum products and accessories. Some of the products produced by CCM are: Solid Aluminum Steering Wheels, 5 and 6 Hole Elliptical Gauge Panels, Auburn Style Gauge Panels, Quad Gauge Panels, Column Drops, Optima Battery Mounts. New products are always in planning stages. CCM Rod Shop is proud to be producing Made-In-America superior quality machined accessories for you to use on your street rod or Custom. Check out our latest products here.t

CCM sample ad

We’re very pleased to have Radir Wheels online with us.   Top quality,  Made in the USA, Radir offers several models and many sizes to choose from.   You can also get the famous  Radir  “Cheater Slicks” at Radir Wheel...  in 8 different sizes.  Take a look at all they have to offer. 

Radir Wheels sample ad

Since 1986, Classic Components, Inc. has offered full service custom and OEM chrome plating of automobile   parts.Our goal is to provide fast service with a superior, show-quality finish. In addition to chrome plating wheels.. We also offer traditional electroplating and chrome coating on plastic and magnesium parts.  Check it out  here.


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

We are getting record numbers of show coverage articles in from Roving Reporters around the country....  looks like we’ll exceed last years  1200+ shows by quite a few !   .  If you take pictures at a show... send them in and we’ll share them with your fellow rodders.     send to  [email protected]   We have gotten in 50+  Shows this week already .. WOW

show bttf jim grobe

Jim Grobe sent in over 1000 pics from Back to the Fifties.> WoW

show australia bruce

Still some shows going on in Australia.. Bruce Morris sent in this one

show dearborn motor muster

Great shots from the Dearborn
Motor Muster...

show blood sweat gears ny
show austin tx too low

Blood Sweat and Gears show in NY

Austin Texas pics from “Too Low”  Haas

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 most  shows

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 !

NOTICE.... It’s time to clean out your garage and sell some of those parts that have been laying around for so long....   WHY ??? Because someone else  Needs Them.   Parts Ads at  are FREE .. so check it out now and place your ad...  someone right around the corner may need those parts but doesn’t know you have them for sale !   Look Here

We continue to sell more cars and list more private party cars than any other online venue... You can see new featured ads
CLICK HERE   Spring is coming... time to sell that car and get a new ride for the upcoming show season.

We are adding RECORD Numbers of Cars For Sale so check back often to see the newest ads.

feat 32 ford 5 feat 32 ford 6 feat 32 ford12
feat 37 ford6
feat 33 speedstar
feat 34 ford5
feat 56 ford
feat 56 chev4
feat 39 lincoln
feat 61 vette1
feat 58 chev2
feat 59 t bird
feat 64 chev1 feat 64 lincoln
feat 68 camaro  has been helping rodders sell their cars now for ELEVEN  +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...

Hey..... Someone needs those old parts that have been laying around your garage !       Dig them out.... take a picture and list them here FREE !   You’ll have a few  $$$ in your pocket and a fellow rodder will have that part he needed.   We heard a funny story from one of our readers.... he put his parts online here and someone less than a mile away bought them !    Now that’s a story .......  that guy a few miles away just doesn’t know you have just the part he needs.... until he sees it  here.... 

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

parts foose wheels



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

parts edelbrock

  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 !

catalog eaton
catalog clayton catalog painless
catalog backyard catalog speedway steele catalog
catalog spadaro
catalog alan grove

WE have several companies offering new, updated catalogs for 2010.. Like this New 2010 Release from Heidts ....  Check them out.

article heidts catalog  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...

Hotrodhotline Home] [2010 Show Coverage] [Classifieds] [Press Releases] [Stolen] [Tech]
[Guest Columnists] [Build Articles] [Barn & Field Cars] [Book Reviews] [Shop Tours]
[Garage Shots] [Rodders Row] [Young Rodders] [Vanity Plates] [From our Friends]
[Our Heroes] [Blast to the Past] [Modern Rods] [Newsletter Archive] [Event Listings]
[Club Directory] [Biker Hotline] [Landspeed Racing] [Buyers Guide] [Order a Catalog]
[Vendor Directory] [Rodders Forum] [New Products] [Advertising Information]
[Hotrod MD] [Site


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


Van Final  400 pixels