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2019 Goodguys PPG Nationals Photo Coverage: Ohio’s Monster Show Is Unending Gearhead Heaven

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – We’re back with more coverage of the 2019 Goodguys PPG Nationals in Columbus. For 22 years this has been a growing monster of an event and the this year’s...

2019 All-Ford Nationals Carlisle Photo Coverage: Once Again, Pennsylvania Was Transformed Into Blue-Oval Heaven!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – The 2019 All-Ford Nationals at Carlisle were what they have come to be known for in the Ford community. Huge! Expansive! Full of awesome cars, trucks, vans, muscle,...

2019 Columbus Goodguys Nationals: From The Highest End Hot Rods To The Most BangShifty Rumblers, They Were All There!

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – Mike Brooks may not have had the smoothest experience with his trip to Columbus, Ohio, but he sure gathered some awesome photographs during his time at the show. Many...

2019 Hot Rod Power Tour Coverage From A Rest Stop: Images From Hot Rodding’s Most Massive Moving Event

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) –No I didn’t get to go and I have never been though it’s on the bucket list.  My car is still down and I have very little vacation time thanks to health...

2019 Highway Creepers Car Club 6th Annual Rock N Rods Car and Bike Show Photo Coverage: Cars, Trucks, Patina, Paint, Fun!

(Photos by Scott Liggett) – We’re back with more cool photos from the Highway Creepers Car Club’s 6th Annual Rock N Rods Car and Bike Show. The 300+ car soiree took place in April and...

Photo Coverage: 2019 Highway Creeper Car Club Rock N Rods Car Show

(Words and photos by Scott Liggett) – Back in April, we attended the Highway Creepers Car Club’s 6th Annual Rock N Rods Car and Bike Show. This is one of our favorite shows to attend...

ALS Cruising For A Cure 2019: Here’s Our Final Load Of Images From The Event!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – This is the finale of our coverage from this event.  If you get the chance come to this one in person and support a great cause.  The weather is usually...

Star City Motor Madness 2019: Here’s The Best Look Yet At A Local Version Of The Woodward Dream Cruise!

(Photos by Benoit Pigeon) – It was like a local version of the Woodward Dream Cruise brought right to Virginia. Star City Motor Madness brought out classic cars, trucks, pro street thumpers,...

Goodguys Columbus 2019 Photos: One Of America’s Greatest Automotive Events, Bar None

(Photos by Bob Chiluk) – The title is kind of bold, right? One of America’s greatest automotive events?! How the hell can anyone make that statement? We think we’re mildly...

2019 ALS Cruising For A Cure Show Photos: More Hot Rods, Trucks, Street/Strip Killers, Vans, Stuff!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – This gallery is pretty much a hodge-podge of stuff I didn’t know where else to put which is a recurring theme for me this year.  Mostly it’s...

Optima’s Search For The Ultimate Street Car Visits Pike’s Peak International Raceway!

I’ve been to Pike’s Peak International Raceway a couple of times and can tell you that it is one hell of a facility. We dig the track, the staff, and everything about it. This is one...

2019 Star City Motor Madness Photo Coverage: Cruising And Power Parking Hot Rods All Over Town!

(Photos by Benoit Pigeon) – We’re back with more photo coverage from the 2019 Star City Motor Madness event in Virginia. Benoit Pigeon was there and while he is normally blasting photos...

2019 Hot Rod power Tour Photo Journal: One Last Collection Of Images From Mike Brooks’ Camera

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – We’ve finally run to the bottom of the awesome well known as Mike Brooks’ photos from the 2019 Hot Rod Power Tour. It has been awesome to see the cars,...

Event Photo Gallery: Star City Motor Madness 2019 Was The Best One Yet! Killer Images

(Words and photos by Benoit Pigeon) – Star City Motor Madness is a yearly event in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia. Since first started over 15 years ago, this fund raiser for the...