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June 16, 2011

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This week our newsletter will be a little shorter .... we’re on the road... just arrived in Minnesota for Back to the  Fifties .... and it looks like the weather Gods will be with us... or mostly with us anyway.   This is a great show and we’ll be seeing many old friends...  if you’re at BTTF stop by the Merchandise Mart Bldg and see us..... we’ll be looking for you ! 

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Of course one of the best parts of driving to shows is the treasure hunt along the way.   You’d think we would have found EVERY possible car in a barn or field between Boise and Minneapolis... but there’s always a new find.   This picture was a great spot Jack found while still in Idaho....  we’ll show you more and tell you about Jacks new friends... once we return next week.....  so stay tuned !

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Enter Today For Your Chance To Drive Away In This ‘64 GTO-R.  Hotrodhotline readers get the first chance to enter. You can enter to win this completely customized '64 GTO-R starting today at Be sure to check out the 'Behind the Build' videos as well, chronicling the entire build-process of this 700HP classic.  Get the details and enter  HERE

We’re SELLING CARS  at Hotrodhotline  !
We’ve been online since 1999 and offer the best results and great service !

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And we can Sell YOUR Car too....

Did you know that you can see the most recent “SOLD” cars in our classifieds ?  Just go to the Classifieds,  Click on  Pre 76 Vehicles where you’ll see  Ford, Chev, categories etc... well there is a category  named  “Solds”  When we are notified of a sale we move the ad over to the solds where it stays until the term of the ad runs out. It’s a good way to see recent sales. 

This is the time of year when we are working on our cars ... and we need many products ...  this is a great place to find the new products and services you need, and we have lots more in our  News Section and our New Products Section




Heinzmans Street Rod Shop (June 16, 2011) Services: Chassis Construction, Body & Interior Construction, Custom Engines & Drive Trains Custom Fuel Systems, Air Conditioning Custom Accessories Brake / Cooling Systems

Spirit Industries (June 16, 2011) At Spirit Industries we’ll build you a TurnKey Model “T” ........ or you can buy all you need to build your own ! We’re the “T” Bucket Experts and we’re happy to help you with your project.

Trick Truck N Rod Shop (June 16, 2011) A Full Service Rod & Restoration Shop in Ohio for Street Rods, Muscle Cars, Classics, Bikes and of course, Trucks

Wise Guys Seats (June 16, 2011) Upholstered Seats Coupe 28-34. Style A - 2" Roll and Pleat or Style B - Horizontal Pleat

Surf City Garage (June 16, 2011) The Pro Detailing Package. Everything you need to detail your ride to perfection like a pro, inside and out, from cleaning and polishing to sealing to waxing and from tires & wheels to leather & vinyl interiors.

Steves Auto Restoration (June 16, 2011) 1933/34 Front and Rear Fender Set. SAR’s Tru-Fit fenders are stamped from brand new tooling patterned after original design and dimensions.

Stainless Specialties (June 16, 2011) Mega – Oval End Muffler. This muffler is available with single or dual inlets and mounts to the end of your exhaust system.

Snug Harbor Hot Rods (June 16, 2011) Check out some of our cars for sale.

Rust Bullet (June 16, 2011) Here are some of our Frequently asked Questions

Phoenix Transmission (June 16, 2011) There are many questions you may have about transmissions, so we have compiled a whole page of Frequently Asked Questions to help you with your transmission questions.

Performance Online (June 16, 2010) Our Exclusive NEWLY designed Rack & Pinion kit for 65-70 Ford cars are far superior than the competition, and is the perfect solution

Painless Performance (June 16, 2011) Universal Turn Signal Kit. The toggle switches for both turn signals and flashers can be mounted anywhere. The kit is designed to be an integrated system, turn signals will work in conjunction with brake lights.

NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion (June 16, 2011) Beech Bend Raceway will return to the turbulent 60s when the wild Fuel Altereds, Winged Express and Rat Trap, bring fans heart-pounding excitement on June 16-18 at the 9th annual Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion presented by AAA.

Mighty Image Collectibles (June 16, 2011) Hot Rods - Signs, Thermometers, Clocks

McGard (June 16, 2011) Wheel Locks and Centercap Locks. McGard’s easy to use, one-piece wheel lock functions like a regular lug nut, but requires a special key tool for installation and removal

Koul Tools (June 16, 2011) Testimonials and Awards.

Kennys Rod Shop (June 16, 2011) Check out the 1934 Ford project that Kenny’s Rod Shop completed for Wayne Wilmoth of Naples Florida

Trans Dapt (June 16, 2011) Trans-Dapt Performance Products' Universal fit, Street Rod style motor mounts allow for maximum flexibility in design, and provide a routing path for fuel or electrical lines

Headwinds (June 16, 2011) 7” Snake Eye Headlamp with Built-In Turn Signal

Garage Toys (June 16, 2011) GT 8,000 LB. Deluxe Series Storage/ Service Lift

Flaming River Industries (June 16, 2011) WaterFall Wheel - Black. Classic styling with modern billet accents. Made with Premium Italian Leather. Add a unique touch to your Rod!

Finish Line Automotive Interiors (June 16, 2011) Finish Line Interiors, Byron Robeck, has years of experience and many award winning cars under his belt. You can find dozens of photo galleries showing many examples of the work done at FinishLine Interiors

ECI Hotrod Brakes (June 16, 2011) New! Mustang II "Big" Brake Kit with 5 and 5-1/2" bolt circle

Eaton Detroit Spring (June 16, 2011) Attaching Parts - It takes more than just new springs to achieve better handling. Replacing just the springs and reusing the old eye bolts, bushings, u-bolts and shackles is just doing half a job. While they may look OK, those parts are just as old and worn as the springs you replaced.

Dynamat (June 16, 2011) This industrial-sized Mega Pak contains nine 24" x 48" flat sheets of Dynamat Xtreme for a total of 72 sq. ft. For complete coverage on rear decks, doors, floors and trunks.

Classic Components (June 16, 2011) Black Chrome on Wheels.

BASF, Carizzma Colors, R-M (June 16, 2011) The "Clear" Choice ... For Every Need. From everyday repair to special effects, R-M® has you covered.

American Collectors Insurance (June 16, 2011) Got a Minute? Get a Quick Quote! In three easy steps, you can obtain a quick quote for collector vehicle or collectibles insurance.

Raybestos Brake & Chassis (June 16, 2011) Here's your chance to own a piece of a golden era of racing. The original muscle car: The 1964 Pontiac GTO. Re-built from the ground up by Chicagoland Hot Rod Chassis and Cycle

STOLEN (June 15, 2011) 1967 Camaro Stolen June 12, 2011. It is painted a 98 Chrysler Blue with black racing stripes. Coy Wheels 18” front and 20” rear. 350 engine. 350 Turbo transmission. All Black vinyl interior. Auto meter gauges. Disc brakes in the front. This car was stolen on Sunday on Las Vegas at the corner of Sunset and Eastern.

Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion (June 14, 2011) Supercharged Gasser Legends Bring Nostalgic Feel to Reunion

NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion (June 14, 2011) Beech Bend Raceway will return to the turbulent 60s when the wild Fuel Altereds, Winged Express and Rat Trap, bring fans heart-pounding excitement on June 16-18 at the 9th annual Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion presented by AAA.

Automobile & Aviation History Expo (June 14, 2011) Is Planned for Sunday June 26, 2011. Richard Parks, son of Wally Parks, will be there with info on and on

Downs Industries (June 14, 2011) D-Sound Deadening Pads - Self-Adhesive * Paintable * Flexible and Highly Conformable * Embossed with OEM-Matching Diamond Pattern * Center Perforation for Easy Door Panel Installation

Downs Industries (June 14, 2011) Choose Your 5-Window Rolling Package Special Offer. We are offering a complete rolling package for either the 32 5-Window Coupe, or the 33 5-window coupe.


Hotrodhotline has a HUGE Event Listing Section....
 Check it out here for a show near you.

Bowling Green Hot Rod Reunion is THIS WEEKEND.... Three-day credentials are $60.  HURRY!   This Father’s Day, give dad a weekend getaway to Bowling Green, Kentucky for the hottest vintage drag race in town featuring a huge Show n Shine, a Cacklefest, swap meet, drag racing legends and much moreMake plans now


 Somernites Cruise  June cruise is going to be a blast....  The  spotlight is on Camaros and Firebirds and  will feature the 73 Camaro Giveaway Car ... this is a great event and it’s every month until October... so cruise on over to Somerset ...  Check it out here.


Carlisle Events  added several new events to their schedule  when they teamed up with Auctions America in  Auburn, IN.   With  the GM Nationals in June, Carlisle is where the car guys go !   Check out the entire schedule here.


The Right Coast Association    The12th Annual Syracuse Nationals, July 15-17 (the largest show in the Northeast) accepting all vehicles up to1980 and the 2nd Annual Winfield Award, presented by Meguiar’s, to the hottest custom on the planet.The 9th Annual Granite State Nationals, Aug 20-21 in one of the most picturesque towns in New England. For details look here

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NSRA’s  schedule for 2011 is well underway the season starters at Bakersfield and OKC  were great and there are lots more to come .... but it’s time to make your plans and get ready to hit the road with NSRA... Check out the entire schedule now

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Good Guys Rod & Custom Association will stage twenty-one dynamic events in 2011. The event lineup features eighteen national events for rods, customs, classics and muscle cars through 1972 vintage as well as three “Get-Together's” in Northern California which welcome all years For the complete schedule click

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Cool Autumn Nites in Beaumont Texas !   Mark the calender and circle the dates! October 21-22-23, 2011  Open run car, truck and bike show Outdoor Movie Friday Night  Cruise Night Fri. & Sat. Top 50 trophies & other categories  Live Band - 50/50 Pot - Games Event T-Shirts, Goody Bags and  Door Prizes for participants.  For all of the details visit our  website


The East Coast Indoor Nats is already gearing up for this years show in December. Over 300 cars are expected for an event full of fun for the family. This is the time to get in on the ground floor for planning to show your car, or to participate as a vendor or sponsor... One of the most popular events in the East Coast lineup... this is always a WINNER... Check it out here


If you have a show or event coming up in 2011... please email us and we’ll be happy to post them in our Event Listings for FREE ! Email details to [email protected]

ENGINE FACTORY has been building quality engines since 1969.  .. You can see and  hear over  75 of our Engines actually RUNNING  on Video... Go to  and click on the VIDEOS  link...then pick your engine !  You can also see our quality machine work and all of the engines we have available.  Take a look here


Carlisle Events is gearing up for the June 24th - 26th All GM Nationals...One of the largest and most diverse of General Motors events, this is the place to be  Organized by year, make and model, the NPD showfield will be loaded with top quality restored classics, original muscle cars and modified high-performance new models. Buckle up for: test drives from Chevrolet; indoor displays of concepts, customs, performance and historic vehicles

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Hotronics Products is having a Fathers Day Special... FREE SHIPPING on all sales over $50... but ONLY if you call the order in and tell them  Hotrodhotline sent you.  They carry many really great  MADE in the USA Products known for their quality.... like their  Self Cancelling Turn Signals ...  Check it out and then take advantage of the special... TELL THEM  Hotrodhotline sent you for FREE SHIPPING...

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LoJack® for Classics  SPECIAL PRICING..
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LoJack® for Classics is the only stolen vehicle recovery system used by police and the only one that recovers your vehicle in 24 hours—or your money back. We have a greater than 90% success rate on cars and trucks, using Radio Frequency technology that tracks your vehicle where GPS can’t.
The innovative self-powered system won’t interfere with your vehicle’s battery or wiring. And our covert and noninvasive installation is carefully done by a certified technician.
LoJack for Classics is also available with Early Warning, which alerts you by phone, e-mail and text if your vehicle moves.   Look  here for more info


We continue to add many new businesses to providing you with the only place online you need to find the products and services you need..

Jasper Engines  , Transmissions, and DifferentialsThis is your entry way into the world of JASPER remanufactured products. These are not used or rebuilt engines, transmissions and differentials, but totally remanufactured components with warranties of up to 3 years and 100,000 miles. Every JASPER product is built to meet or exceed OEM specifications and tolerances, and thoroughly inspected or tested to ensure quality, reliability and satisfaction


the mission of Bed Wood and Parts, LLC is  to offer you, our customer, the highest quality service and products, at a competitive price, which bring your dreams and aspirations to reality.As the bed floor is the largest flat surface on a truck, it plays an integral role in the quality and appearance of the final build. Whether you are restoring your own classic truck, building a one of a kind show truck or want to customize a new truck, we understand how important the quality and integrity of the bed wood is to you. 

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Special Opportunity for Hotrodhotline Readers !  You can now  PRE-Order Tex Smith’s New book and he will sign it for you !  We’ve read the books and it’s really a great novel about HotRodding ...   The name of the book is   “1320”  Not What you May Think...  This preorder special is only good for a limited time so check it out now and get your order in... Look here


   Concept One Pulley Systems.   When working on your engine you are presented with a number of options to make things work according to your needs and specifications. Having high performance pulley systems in place is crucial to improving power and maximizing efficiency. At Concept One we have the right product for any need you may have. Take a look at our line


Victory Lane Garage offers a complete lineup of quality wheels, tires, brakes, and accessory parts for Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Hot Rods, Pro Touring and Customs. The finest forged and billet wheels available from the top manufacturers: Boze Forged, ID Luxury, Intro Wheels, ZE Forged and the new Victory Forged Collection. Take a look here


The Mighty Mount Engine Test Running Stand is a great way to break in, leak check and tune an engine so it's ready to go when you install it in your Street Rod.   The Mighty Mount engine test running stand is a very sturdy, user friendly tool. The Mighty Mount includes standard features that cost extra on more expensive engine test running stands.  There is no better engine test running stand at any price.  Take a look here


Stainless Specialties custom fabricates exhaust components including header collector adapters, both round and oval mufflers and a variety of exhaust tips in various shapes and sizes. . The mufflers and most of the tips can be made in any length needed. We also carry a compliment of hangers and clamps,. Our Mega Oval Muffler, with its 2.5 x 6.5 inch dimensions, is designed for vehicles with extreme clearance issues and can be fabricated with any inlet/outlet configuration. The possibilities are endless.....


We are BREAKING RECORDS for show pictures this year !  This week we have  over 90 Shows....A Big THANK YOU to so many of our readers who are sending in pictures.. If you take pictures at car shows and would like to share them... let us know   Email   [email protected] 

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Saginaw, MI from Bernie Perrault

This is just a FRACTION of the shows that came in this week
We add new shows every day so keep checking back for the latest.
See this weeks shows here !   We list the shows by the date we have posted them but do have the show date in the description. so they are not in order by the date of the show, but by the date we posted them.  .

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1967 Camaro Stolen June 12, 2011. It is painted a 98 Chrysler Blue with black racing stripes. Coy Wheels  18” front and 20” rear. 350 engine. 350 Turbo transmission. Get details here

We’re starting off setting records this spring .....    Check out the new listings every day and if you have a car to selll.....   We can help you

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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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Just Two of our recent Car Guy Homes...  Check them all out now... and if you have a home or commercial property that is looking for a  Car Guy Owner... we can show it off for you.

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I From Nevada to Washington and all across the country we have Car Guy properties for you .    f you have a commercial automotive property for sale or lease, we have a huge audience for you and it’s only $150. for six  months to run an ad.  

  We’ve  ALL Got Parts.... and we all NEED Parts...  that’s why you should be checking  out the Parts Section of our Classifieds ... AND .. those parts you’ve been tripping over all winter...  the ones that you keep moving out of the way when you’re working in the garage ???   Yes... THOSE ONES....  You can sell them right here. The Ads are FREE ....  and there’s probably someone a few miles away who needs those parts... but they don’t know your HAVE THEM....  Unless you advertise them here.

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This is a great time to clear out your garage of those old parts you won’t be using this year... because  someone else NEEDS them !   People all over the country cruise through these parts ads...  there could be a guy a few miles away who needs those parts you want to sell... and they don’t know you have them.... so LIST YOUR PARTS FREE !  Help a fellow rodders and get some extra $$$ in your pocket.


We also want to remind you about our  EMPLOYMENT Ads .... If you have a job opening in the auto industry this is a great place to advertise it ...  we have many talented people in our readership who may be looking for a job.Check it out here


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Don’t Forget....  has  TWENTY THREE different section with New Articles Added Every DAY....  Check out the categories below to find some great stories and pictures.

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 Almost all of what we have at Hotrodhotline is sent in by our Readers... so if you  have show pictures,  a story,  something interesting to share... we’d LOVE to post it for you... Just send to  [email protected]


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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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