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Category Archive: Angry Grandpa Chrysler, BangShift Projects, Project Cars

Project Angry Grandpa: Helping Grandpa Get His Shift Back Together

No car is fallible. No matter how careful you are, no matter how much or how little you drive it, sooner or later the pile of parts that you cruise around in will have a fault that needs attending...

Aeromotive Named Title Sponsor of $10,000-to-Win Wild Card Shootout at Drag Illustrated World Series of Pro Mod

The World Series of Pro Mod, which will be happening in early August at Bandimere Speedway in Colorado just got even richer. The $100,000 to win main event will be preceded by a now $10,000 to win...

2017 Mule City 300 Action Photo Coverage: The Finest In The Pulling World Hook For Glory

(Photos by David Whealon) – The other day we dropped some prime knowledge and photos on you from the Mule City 300 pull. This event was held at GALOT Motorsports Park in North Carolina and the...

WELD RACING’S DELTA-1 AND CLAY MILLICAN MAKE NHRA TOP FUEL HISTORY

Earlier this week we told you about Clay Millican’s incredible win at Bristol Dragway. It was the most emotional final round we had ever witnessed and the most awesome top fuel race we have...

Rough Start: This 1986 Thunderbird Comes In At Under A Grand Ready To Roll – The Possibilities Are There!

“Aero Birds” are seriously under-appreciated. Members of Ford’s Fox platform, but slightly stretched for bigger folk who enjoy legroom, the Thunderbird was supposed to be the classy...

Holley Hot Rod Reunion 2017: More Saturday Drag Coverage From Kentucky!

That’s right, we have even more photos from the strip at Beech Bend! With the sun out and the crowds massed up along both sides of the track, the Holley Hot Rod Reunion 2017 was burning along...

Robby Gordon Learns About Hoon Laws The Hard Way: Indefinite Visa Suspension For Donuts!

Australia’s “Hoon Laws” can easily be perceived by American eyes as heavy-handed, sure, but at the end of the day they are the law and are enforceable. Just ask Robby Gordon, who...

Classic YouTube: The School Bus/Church Bus Burnout – Because The Smoke Shouldn’t Just Be From The Engine!

Do you remember any of the bus drivers you had growing up? I remember one: Liz. Imagine Lita Ford giving up her career as a rock musician and willfully hopping behind the wheel of an old Gillig bus...

Roads Untraveled Goes Out Of Their Element And Hops Into A Warmed Up Rally Nova!

All of the manufacturers tried the “junior musclecar” trick in the early 1970s as a way of skirting insurance companies who had decided to punish lovers of performance. Cars like the...

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The Old Fighter: This 1965 Pontiac GTO Might Be Scarred Up, But It’s Down For Another Fight

Every last car ever made has a story. Some are uneventful lives that spanned from birth on the assembly line until the day the uncaring fifth or sixth owner drove them to the local U-Pull-It yard to...

Ever Wonder What Twenty Years Does To A Car’s Horsepower? Doug DeMuro Puts His 1997 Dodge Viper GTS On The Dyno!

Twenty years can do wonders for aging. In 1997, I was fourteen, filled with hormones, able to run as long as I felt like running, with a body that could take punishment and keep moving with little...

Holley Hot Rod Reunion 2017: More Shots From The Show, With Guests From Power Tour Rolling In!

You want to know what traffic really can look like in Bowling Green? Friday was the day to find out: you had the Holley Hot Rod Reunion at Beech Bend, Hot Rod Magazine’s Power Tour rolling into...

Leno Shows Off The Cunningham C3 That He’s Been Restoring For Years – Hemi Power And Italian Styling, It’s A Winner!

Briggs Cunningham had the life. For the 96 years that he lived on this planet, the wealthy sportsman did it all…sailed vessels, raced cars, built businesses, and lived well in the upper crust...

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Pretty/Wicked: Justin Moses’s 1956 Chevy Steals The Show, Then Puts One On!

At an event like the Holley Hot Rod Reunion, it’s very, very difficult to stand out when everybody and their mother is trying to stand out. You have to have an “X-factor”, something...