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Is This The World’s Best Hot Rod? The Guys At Nelson Think So. All Wheel Drive, Mid-Engine GTO!

Tom Nelson and the crew at Nelson Racing Engines have built some bad ass cars in their time, and are known for building big turbocharged power of course, but this is a car that is taking things to...

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Our Rocky Mountain Race Week Photos Keep On Coming. Check These Out!

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) It has been a pretty fun Rocky Mountain Race Week, with Cole and Stephen and I cruising cross country in the Camaro. I wish the car was faster, but considering we threw it...

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Holley Hot Rod Reunion 2019: CACKLEFEST! Our Final Gallery From The Gathering In Kentucky

The races are done, the sun has disappeared below the horizon, and there is a newfound heat in the air that hadn’t been there before. The silence is just about deafening. The crowds are packing...

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Nostalgia Drags Coverage: Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Nationals at Cecil Country Dragway In Maryland

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – Is there anything better than a good day at a dragstrip? We had a great one a few weeks ago, this Saturday at the strip had it all: sunny skies, moderate...

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NHRA E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Action Photos From Bristol – This Was A Doorslammer Throwdown!

(Photos by Benoit Pigeon) – It is a beautiful place, it is a tricky place, and for the racers of the NHRA E3 Spark Plugs pro mod series, it was an exciting place to race. It was Jose Gonzales...

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2019 LA Roadster Show Images: Check Out All The Cool Stuff In The Swap Meet At The Show!

Not all swap meets are created equal. The swap meet that happens in connection with the LA Roadster show is a notch above many others because of the cool parts, projects, and completed cars that show...

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Thrown Back In Time: 1320Video Meets One Violent 1922 Ford Model T!

Just saying “Ford Model T” conjures up black-and-white images of old Tin Lizzies with wood-spoke wheels and tires only slightly wider than what you can buy on a mountain bike today...

Public Service Announcement: A Young Don Garlits Preaches On The Importance Of Proper Auto Maintenance

There have been public service announcements for all kinds of stuff over the years but we never knew that Big Daddy Don Garlits starred in any of them! In this video, which we suspect was funded by...

A Different View: This British Gaming YouTuber Bought Himself An Old Plymouth!

When I want to get away from writing about cars and I, for whatever reason, don’t want to be in the shop, I turn to video games. It’s not my only non-car hobby…I garden, and every...

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John Seifert’s 1968 Dart Has A Hemi In It…A First Gen Hemi!

They’ll make a Mopar man of me yet, I swear it! That’s the thought that was passing through my head as I wrote the linked story for Mopar Muscle Magazine recently. See, I love Dodge Darts...

Scrapple, Your Guide To The “meh”-Worthy News! This Week: A Real Life GTA Glitch!

What a week! We’ve had the last of the Holley Hot Rod Reunion galleries run through, we’ve seen Chad and Cole take on Rocky Mountain Race Week and walk away pretty much unscathed, and...

A Giant 1951 International Truck Capsizes in a Pond!

Another one?! That’s what you are saying. After we showed you the monster truck go wheels up on the beach a little while back we figured that you’d want to see another behemoth of a truck...

Is This The World’s Best Hot Rod? The Guys At Nelson Think So. All Wheel Drive, Mid-Engine GTO!

Tom Nelson and the crew at Nelson Racing Engines have built some bad ass cars in their time, and are known for building big turbocharged power of course, but this is a car that is taking things to...

The Struggle Is Over! Rocky Mountain Race Week 2019 Is In The Books. Watch!

That’s it folks, Rocky Mountain Race Week 2019 is all in all done and it was epic. The biggest and baddest yet, with the worst weather by far, and yet the performances were amazing. We’re...

Big Steel Fender Flare Tech! The Mongrel Project Has Got Them. Watch This!

The Mongrel project is back at it and the fiberglass rear fender flares are out! Watch as Matt takes these bitchin rear quarter panels to a completely new level with these awesome, and huge, steel...

Here’s Our Final Photos From Rocky Mountain Race Week! What A Blast!

Rocky Mountain Race Week is a wrap folks, but the memories are going to last forever. What a great time we had. It was a struggle for many, but the wins are so much sweeter because of it. Royce...

Counterattack: Chad Liked That Slammed Yukon, But This Pro Street Stepside Is More His Jam!

Chad’s tastes in cars and trucks is fairly simple and straightforward: GM, Camaro based for cars, square-body trucks, but anything can be looked at positively. For example, the two-door GMC...

Nice And Limber: Flexing Out The Suspension On An RTI Ramp

How many of you have tried to test the limits of suspension flex on a truck or SUV? I’ve done the articulation test on just about everything I’ve ever owned that had any semblance of...

Risky Investment: Would You Restore This Ratty 1970 Plymouth Superbird Or Would You Start Building It Up?

That beak. That wing. That shape that was meant to convey one meaning only, directly to Ford Motor Company: “Richard Petty is OUR driver, and you will pay dearly for your treachery.”...

Not Give An Inch: Watch The Battle For Third Place At The First WTCR Race At The Nurburgring!

Ah, touring car racing…close racing that can give NASCAR one hell of a run on both close, competitive racing and car-against-car, driver-against-driver violence. If there was ever a racing...