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Category Archive: BUICK / OLDS / PONTIAC, Car Features, HISTORIC, MISC, Videos

Knight Rider Semi Trailer FOUND After 36 Years! Can It Be Saved? This Is The Trailer That Hauled KITT!

When you take two Knight Rider nerds, which I say with no negativity whatsoever, and give them the internet they are going to find all kinds of cool Knight Rider stuff. And they have done so by...

I Now Pronounce You Bronco And Cadillac: Junkyard Digs’ First Trar Revival!

Both Chad and I don’t have the greatest relationships with 1980s era Cadillacs. The short, sweet story? We both understand that for all the fluff and gingerbread, Cadillacs were one part...

Iron Trap’s 1934 Ford Coupe “Beautiful” Has A New Engine And Is Ready To Drive!!

Video 1 Description: In the last update on “Beautiful” we found out the 59ab we had planned on putting in as a replacement had a cracked block. The engine appeared to be totally rebuilt...

Will This Pontiac GTO RUN AND DRIVE After 40 YEARS? (Buried in Garage)

Derek from Vice Grip Garage has been working hard on cars and trucks of all kinds this year, but this one here is pretty special for a variety of reasons. First off, it’s a 1967 GTO that has...

The Abandoned $500 Chevy Nova: FIRST WASH in 24 Years – INSANE Transformation + BURNOUTS!

In the last video we saw Tommy getting this thing running with surprisingly little work. Now it’s running better and better and it gets a bath like none you have ever seen. It is a miracle...

Car Feature Video: Adrian Diaz’s ’56 Chevy From LS Fest West In Las Vegas

It’s not pretty, which is why it’s so beautiful! Adrian’s ’56 was a huge hit at LS Fest West in Las Vegas where people were digging the look, the big burnouts, and all that...

The Abandoned $500 Chevy Nova: Will it RUN and DRIVE After 24 Years Parked?

In the last video we saw Tommy giving us a tour of this machine and get it out of the spot it had been sitting in for 24 years. Now he’s going to try and see if it even runs. When Tommy goes...

Barn Find Cleanup! All Original 1980 Pinto Station Wagon! 69,000 miles with original Sales Receipt!

Last week we ran video of this awesome little Pinto wagon that had been parked and left to sit for years. It was saved, and a real cleanup was planned. With only 69,000 original miles on it this...

The Iron Trap Garage Sweet Heart Roadster’s LAST Major Rust Repair (Fingers Crossed)

If you have been following Iron Trap’s Sweet Heart Roadster project then you know that this thing is cool as hell but has needed some pretty serious metal work in order to bring it back to...

Abandoned Chevy Nova Rescued After 24 Years! Is It Worth Saving?

When Tommy goes hunting for hot rod projects, you always know that something cool is going to follow him home. In this case he wasn’t hunting as much as he was taking advantage of a great deal...

First Bath In Over A Decade! This All Original Ford Pinto Station Wagon Is A Time Capsule

When Chad showed me this awesome Pinto wagon right after he got it, I was in love. This is one cool car and while I would want to hot rod the hell out of it, I might actually feel bad since it is so...

LS Fest 2022 Video Feature: All Aboard The Twin-Turbocharged Twinnebago!

I’m a huge fan of RVs, and especially eye brow Winnebagos like Dane Thompson’s 1972 model. This bad boy is sick as hell, and was a huge hit at LS Fest West in Las Vegas. It’s been...

Alternative Fuels: Will Hydrogen Save Hot Rodding? Internal Combustion Engines For The Win!

The internal combustion engine is on the ropes here in the United States, at least with regards to new car sales, if you believe the 2035 EV-only offerings deadline that most of the big automotive...

Win This IROC Camaro! IROCK and ROLL Summer Giveaway by Motion Raceworks!

Wanna win a FREE IROC Camaro? The guys at Motion Raceworks have decided to do another car giveaway after their Fox Body Mustang giveaway went so well. And since Doug is such a 3rd Gen Camaro fan, and...