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The Iconic Rise of Hot Rods

The theories and speculations over hot rod cars have grown into a vast community of enthusiasts. Originally coined as a motto for racers and fans in the 1930s through the 1950s, hot rods were edged out of the mainstream spotlight by the heavy rumbles of their counterparts. Muscle cars carried […]

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Caring For Your Hot Rod in Winter

Taking care of your hot rod is a year round endeavor. In the Spring, Summer and Fall it is the culture to take a spin around the town or even enter into a series of races. How you enjoy your hot rod will be seen in the way you revamp […]

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Iconic Hot Rods

Hot rods have been famous for quite some time now. People love them for the vintage feel; the idea of transforming its insides and in that way combing the old and the powerful is exciting for many. Some have even gone back to the roots and practice hot rodding as […]

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Mobster Modifications Before the Hot Rod Era

Modern roads experience is a déjà vu when mods and Hotrods are in the scene. Altering your ride was popularized shortly after World War II which eventually led to the raging races of NASCAR. The style of that time became a measurement of coolness when you arrived in a set […]

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How to Cruise into the World of Hot Rods

Hot Rod enthusiasts and owners form a community that spans World-wide. Trading, selling and showing are the three main dynamics involved when Hot Rodders get together. If you are emerging into the art of any Hot rod genre, you may begin researching the ins and outs. The definitive information will […]

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What Defines a Hot Rod?

Hot Rod is a term known across the lands. If your heart skips a beat when you hear one coming down the road, you will likely have your own definition of a Hot Rod. Luckily this is not a million-dollar question as there is not one singular answer to define […]

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How Did Hot Rod’s Get Their Name?

There is much debate on how the name “Hot Rod” actually originated. One theory is that the term “hot” comes from the fact that cars may have been stolen. Another idea is that the term “hot rod” is really referring to the fact that the engines “rod”, the camshaft is […]

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The Origins of Hot Rods

Hot rods is a term that really refers to the old classic American cars that have been modified for racing. The hot rods are cars in which the engine of the car has been altered or replaced with another engine to allow the car increased speed.  The car is also […]

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Top Hot Rods in Movies

Movies can serve to showcase some amazing cars. Some of these movies and the cars that were in them are still often talked about today, the scenes are so iconic and memorable that people, especially car enthusiast talk about them for years and years to come. American Graffiti One of […]