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Video: Do Not Mourn The Death Of This Lawnmower Engine, Celebrate It

These dumb kids, blowing up this lawnmower engine for their own entertainment with nitrous and squirt bottles of fuel! They could have been hurt! They could have set the lawn on fire! They could have...

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Speed Week 1957 Film: This Incredible Movie Is In Color, Has Full Sound, Narration, and Goodness!

The internet makes us smile REALLY BIG some days. Most others we want it all to fall down a hole but today is a big smile day. Why? Because have found a jaw dropping Speed Week 1957 film that shows...

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The World Street Nationals Is LIVE From Orlando! Watch All The Action LIVE Right Here!

This year marks the 26th running of the World Street Nationals in Orlando and you can watch all the action, start to finish, right here! The history of this event, the records that have been set, and...

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Wanna Make A Bitchen Belt Grinder For Your Shop At Home? Watch This

Making tools is such a satisfying thing to do. I for one love going into the tool box and grabbing a tool I have built or modified to work better. It always makes you feel good to know you did...

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Our SEMA Show Coverage Continues Right Here! More Photos.

I’ve been coming to Las Vegas for the SEMA show for about 15 years now. It’s like Mecca but for car guys and gals and that means wall to wall hot rods, race cars, parts, and more at the...

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Unveiled: Ford Bronco R Baja 1000 Prototype – And It’s Going To Baja Later This Month!

Well, hello there. We’ve known for a while that Ford was planning a return of the Bronco nameplate on a boxy four-wheel-drive style vehicle, but we weren’t expecting to see much about it...

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Formidable Ford: This 1962 F-700 Is A Custom Made, Four Wheel Drive, Slogging Monster Truck

Few sights take my breath away quicker and harder than an old medium duty truck turned into a pickup for fun. I’ve lived that life, owned one, and loved it with all my heart. Trucks like this...

Underdog, The Story: The “Cold Lotion” Ford Probe, From KOTH Beater To Actual Race Rat!

With that chill in the air, the frosting of snow over everything, and the fact that peeing outside is now a health hazard due to the potential for frostbite, it’s time for budget beater racing...

NHRA Insider Podcast: NHRA Finals TV Crew Bonanza – Championship Picks From The NHRAonFOX Team!

Well, the 2019 NHRA AutoClub Finals are on for this weekend. The last race of the 2019 NHRA season will wrap up the championship chases and wrap up the 11-month odyssey known as the Mello Yellowfins...

Drag History Video: Watch The 1979 NHRA World Finals – One Of The Best Races Ever

It was a one lane race track at Ontario Motor Speedway during the 1979 NHRA World Finals and if you did not have lane choice we were about doomed to be gone. This being said, the story lines were...

Not A Mustang: This 1973 Ford Capri Road Racer Is Dare To Be Different Heaven!

Yes, kids diversity is the spice of life! We love classic road racing Mustangs as much as the next blog out there but when we see something as cool as this 1973 Ford Capri road racer we kind of lose...

Get Your Squash On Video: Compressing Aluminum, Steel, Copper, and Brass In A 150-ton Press Is Awesome and Weird

The Hydraulic Press Channel on YouTube is one of the more mystifying success stories in the world, right? Why do people like seeing crushed in a big old press so much?! Count us among the millions of...

Recreated Wrecking Machine: Watch This 1957 Battlebird Take On Goodwood

There are exceptions to every rule, right? Generally speaking, I strongly dislike Ford Thunderbirds made from their start right up through the 1970s. After 1957 they became these weird, porcine,...

SEMA 2019 Gallery: The OEMs And A Take On The Temperature

It was strange seeing “SEMA Electrified” in place of where I had met R. Lee Ermey just a couple of years ago. It was strange seeing an electric-powered Chevrolet pickup and...

Ice Cream Cruise 2019 Photo Coverage: More Cars, Trucks, Hot Rods, and More In Nebraska!

(Photos by Scott Liggett) – Kyle Loftis of 1320Video started the Ice Cream Cruise years and years ago as a way to have fun, see neat cars, and raise a few bucks. As we told you the other day,...

Holley Releases New Single Plane Split Intake Manifold For GM LS3/L92!

Just when you thought it was safe to go outside, Holley has released new intake manifolds for the LS3 and L92 variants of the LS engine platform. These intakes are of a single plane design and they...

The 2019 Supra Show! …er, SEMA Show! Here’s All Of The A90 Supras From This Year!

For those of you who aren’t gamers, let me clue you in some trivia. There is a thing known as the “Grand Theft Auto effect”…basically, when you find a certain kind of car in...

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Speed Week 1957 Film: This Incredible Movie Is In Color, Has Full Sound, Narration, and Goodness!

The internet makes us smile REALLY BIG some days. Most others we want it all to fall down a hole but today is a big smile day. Why? Because have found a jaw dropping Speed Week 1957 film that shows...

Proper Trimmings: Shaving The Weight Off Of A Slant-Six Head

The Chrysler Slant Six is one of Uncle Tony’s favorite engines. He’s built a wide variety of engines over the years, yet he keeps coming back to the cast-iron cooking pan simplicity of...

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Bathurst 1969 Video: At The Peak Of Total Performance Ford and Holden Fight An Aussie War

This Friday the film Ford vs Ferrari launches and we cannot wait to get to a theater to check it out. We’re guessing it is going to be an epic film and one that we’ll laugh and likely cry...