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Your Personal Clydesdale: The 2020 Ford F-250 Power Stroke Is One Heck Of A Worker, But Do You Need This Much Horse?

The American pickup truck is a tool, an icon, a status symbol, a rolling office, a piece of rolling entertainment, a money maker, and about three hundred other things if you wanted to list them all....

2020 Lone Star Throwdown Photo Coverage: The Miles and Miles Of Cool Trucks Just Won’t Stop Coming!

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – Texans proved once again that trucks, even really nice show trucks are about the hottest thing going in the hot rodding world today. In this collection of photos we...

2020 Cincinnati Cavalcade of Customs Photo Coverage: The Best Of The Rest – Our Last Load of Images From The Show

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – This group is mostly made up of muscle cars, trucks, and classics.  This is definitely GM-heavy, but the other makes (other than AMC) are represented to...

2020 Lone Star Throwdown Photo Coverage: More Awesome Trucks Of All Shapes And Sizes In Texas!

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – The Lone Star Throwdown is billed as “The World’s Greatest Truck Show” and after looking at some of Mike Brooks’ photos from the event we...

2020 Lonestar Throwdown Photo Coverage: The Coolest Truck Show In The Country!

(Words and photos by Mike Brooks) – Over the past 9 years, the Lone Star Throwdown has evolved into one of the largest and most happening custom truck events in the country. The truck scene...

Cincinatti Cavalcade Of Customs Photo Coverage: A Collection Of All The Cool Pre ’49 Stuff!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Using the designation ‘street rod’ has almost taken on a negative tone in recent years.  Images of lawn chairs, khaki pants, and new balance shoes...

2020 National Farm Machinery Show Pulling Action: Our Last Blast Of High Intensity Action Photography!

(Photos by David Whealon) – Well, all good things have to come to an end and this happens to be the last photoset from the 2020 National Farm Machinery Show and the awesome invitational pull...

2020 Cincinnati Cavalcade of Customs Photo Coverage: Race Cars and Race Car Inspired Hot Rods Right Here!

(Photos and words by Doug Gregory) – Race cars, pace cars, Pro Street, and more.  These are cars that parade, some that go around turns, and many that go quick in a straight line.  There...

2020 National Farm Machinery Show Pulling Action: More Photos Of Flying Dirt And Big Horsepower At Work

(Photos by David Whealon) – We’re back with more great David Whealon photos from the 2020 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Kentucky. This time we have a majority of pulling...

Event Coverage: Pulling Action At The 2020 National Farm Machinery Show – Horsepower In Louisville, Kentucky!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) –  All I can say is Holy Cow!! My first trip to the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville Kentucky was nothing short of astounding. I was well aware of...

2020 Grand National Roadster Show Coverage: Our Final Blast Of Photos From The Southern California Legacy Event

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Well whether you wanted it to or not, our indoor coverage of the 2020 Grand National Roadster Show is coming to a screeching halt after this selection of images. The...

2020 Pittsburgh World of Wheels: More Chrome, Paint, And Beauty From The Steel City’s Winter Hot Rod Show

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – Annnnd we’re back! Back with more 2020 Pittsburgh World Of Wheels photo coverage that runs the gamut from classics to super cars and loads of stuff in the middle....

Gallery: Vintage Truck Ads From 1966 

America was booming in the middle 1960s. There were massive construction projects going on all over the country, industry was consuming resources that needed to be cut, moved, or mined out of the...

2019 Action Photo Review: David Whealon’s Best Photos From The Year That Was – Part 2

(Photos by David Whealon) – We’re back with the second half of David Whealon’s 2019 photographic season in review! More photos from road courses, drag strips, tractor pulling...