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Viva Las Vegas 2018 Photo Coverage: We’re Goin’ Truckin’ In The Desert With The Coolest Rigs From The Show

(Photos by Wes Allison) –The last couple of days we have been showcasing cool hot rods from Viva Las Vegas 2018 and we’re switching gears to highlight trucks both today and tomorrow. The...

2018 Goodguys Del Mar Coverage: This is Truckin’ (And Vannin’) Awesome – Our Favorite Rigs From The Show

(Photos by Wes Allison) – While it is not like the idea of hot rodding trucks is new, we think it is has been taken to a new level over the last 15-20 years. Even back in the day 50 years ago...

Unhinged: The Legends Rally Ride And Drive At The Mint 400 – Thrashing RZRs In The Nevada Desert!

I enjoy the idea of desert racing: bombing along hard-packed dirt trails and rocky semblances of roads at speeds that would scare most people on asphalt, drifting corners and occasionally making a...

The Beginner’s Guide To: The Mint 400, The Great American Desert Race

I beat the alarm clock by about an hour and a half, waking up with the rising sun. Not that I was particularly enthused to: my mouth tasted like mescal and barbacoa-style lamb, my head was reminding...

Lonestar Throwdown Was One Of The Baddest Truck Shows We’ll See All Year

If you haven’t been to a Lonestar Throwdown truck show, then you are missing out. We believe it is one of the best all year, they claim it to be the best in the world. We aren’t going to...

New Truck Grand Champion Class Added to LS Fest West & East – More Reasons To Attend!

Oh…as if you needed ANOTHER reason to attend either LS Fest or LS Fest West!? Now you have one. The guys that run the event have decided that one Grand Champion was not enough and we agree with...

Monster Carnage Video: Check Out This 4-Minute Compilation Of Monster Truck Crashes From The Old PENDA Series!

I’m probably wrong about this but in my mind the pinnacle of monster truck “racing” came during the PENDA monster truck series time frame. I’m not talking about freestyle or...

Cythiana Rod Run Photo Coverage: Trucks, Trucks, and (Mostly) Only Trucks!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) –  Trucks big and small.  Trucks wide and tall.  Trucks old and new.  Trucks for me and you.  I used to teach 2 and 3yr-olds Sunday School.  Some of...

Monster Truck Action Coverage From GALOT Motorsports Park’s Monster Truck Throwdown Event

(Words and Photos by David Whealon) Who doesn’t just love Monster Trucks? For me this was my first live experience of a brand of entertainment that I only watched on TV and was one of those things...

The 50th Running Of The Baja 1000 Finished Today. Here Are The Results And Some Interesting Quotes

The Baja 1000 remains one of the coolest automotive racing events I’ve ever attended, and it pains me that I haven’t been able to go see it again for several years because it happens to...

NTPA Southern Showdown Coverage: Our Last Blast Of Action From The NC State Fair

(Photos by David Whealon) – Much like the 2017 tractor pulling season we have reached the end of the line with these awesome David Whealon photos from the 2017 NTPA Southern Showdown at the NC...

NTPA Southern Showdown Coverage: More Killer Pulling Action From The NC State Fair

(Words and Photos by David Whealon)  Here we go with part two of some awesome NTPA tractor pulling action from the 2017 NC State Fair. In this segment we’ll be showing you some daytime action from...

Pulling Action Photos: Loads Of Killer Images From The 2017 NTPA Southern Showdown

(Words and Photos by David Whealon) Well it’s finally here. The yearlong wait for the 2017 NC State Fair is finally over. For me it’s not the longing for the Thanksgiving Dinner Eggrolls or the...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: The Photo Hits Just Keep On Coming, Although Some Of These You’ll Want To Stop

So we’re continuing on our now week long coverage-ganza of the 2017 SEMA show and we’re continuing to show you images of stuff you have not seen from us before. This time we’re...