Category Archive: Apex Project Cars, Apex Spotlight

What Do You Get When You Mix A 1959 Ford 100E And A Mazda Miata? THE MONGREL!

Matt Urch, the owner of Urchfab is known for building some pretty cool and weird things. He’s a welder, fabricator, and gearhead that sees things just a little askew from the norm and that...

Bret And Andy Voelkel’s Garage Built Happy Hot Rod Chevelle Is Done, Driven, And Cool As Hell.

(Words and Photos by Ridetech) I have to admit that when I first went to Palm Desert to look at this 1970 Chevelle with James Crosby I wasn’t that impressed for the money. I’m spoiled of...

Project Binky Is Back! Watch The Boys Take Fabrication On This Little Beast To The Next Level!

Project Binky just does it for me. First off, it is a cool little Mini and who doesn’t like an old school Mini. But then you take the fact that these dudes are using CAD, Cardboard Aided...

This Is One Special 1967 Chevelle Project, And You Will Marvel At Some Of The Details

(Words and Photos by Steve Chryssos/Ridetech) This is a special project for a couple of reasons, the most important being that it will belong to Ridetech Owner Sharon Voelkel. We’re all...

Project Teaser: LSX Ferrari – This 1997 550 Maranello Is Currently Under The Knife For Reliability’s Sake!

It isn’t everyday that I get worked up over a Ferrari. I’ll be honest: if I know that a 288 GTO is somewhere nearby, I’ll drop everything and go seek it out. A 288 GTO is in my top...

Here’s The Day 5 Update From The 48-Hour Camaro Build We’re Doing At Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale!

We’re having a great time at Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale, where the 2018 event is off the hook. Besides selling the hell out of hot rods, customs, trucks, racecars, and more, we’re also...

Dude, Perfect: Someone Is Stuffing A C6 Corvette Chassis Into A Buick Roadmaster Wagon To Make A Time Attack Car

WHOA. Whoa, whoa, whoa. Ok, I’m sure there are still plenty of you that are upset about the Duster-meets-Corvette creature I featured in this year’s LS Fest coverage. (If you want a...

Here’s The Next Installment In The Hoonigan Miata Death Kart Build

Yesterday we told you that the Hoonigan guys were building their own death kart out of a Miata, and that we kinda thought it was cool since it was really really cheap. And no matter how cool Vette...

First Look: This 1963 Rambler American 440 Wagon Is Going To Be Sweet When Done, But We Got To See It Before It Went In For Paint!

The frenzy that is LS Fest is over and on my schedule, and in my world that means that the next major event I have to gear up for is SEMA in Las Vegas. I’m always looking forward to the week of...

RideTech Builds A Chevelle And It Is Going To Be Awesome

You know when RideTech builds a car it is going to be killer and when said car is for Bret Voelkel’s wife Sharon the special sauce is really going to be in effect. This car is going to live up...

Are You A Technician That Uses MAHLE Original Gaskets? You Can Win A Petty’s Garage Built Twin-Turbo Mustang!

MAHLE always does something cool for the hardworking people that use their products each year. They understand that lines like MAHLE Original gaskets continue to grow and thrive because of the...

Introducing Project Brutha Of A Cellah Dwellah – Another Kart Joins The Fleet And This One Is Racy

Just when you thought it was safe to go outside, we’re back with another winter kart project! Since last year’s was dubbed the Cellar Dweller and since Tom’s brother Jack ponied up...

Introducing Project De La Vega: A Chevy Performance LTG Powered Vega Rocket!

(Words by Kaleb Kelley, Photos by Tony Huntimer) We all know that Chad and Brian at BANGshift are not only purveyors of racing nostalgia, but also the lovers of all things weird. When David Carroll...

The ARTISAN: A Pro Touring Nova Project By High School Students With Zero Budget

Perfect! Where do we sign up! We’re so impressed with Paul Estrella and his students for taking on this project of building Paul’s old Nova into a project that the kids can learn from, be...