Classic Car News
In the late ‘60s, during the height of the "Muscle Car Wars," Zora Arkus-Duntov (also known as the Father of the Corvette) wanted the ultimate Sting Ray that could take on the international super cars of the day. The result was the race-ready 427 Corvette L88 that...read more
The new mid-engine Corvette is not the only hot car on the auto scene this fall. FoMoCo has the potent new Shelby GT500 and Dodge has the Challenger Hellcat Red eye, both pushing the 800 HP envelope. To get all that power to the ground requires some serious rubber.read more
The National Street Rod Association celebrated its 50th Anniversary at the Kentucky Exposition Center August 1 - 4. Over 12,000 classic vehicles of all descriptions rolled into Derby Town USA for this 4-day extravaganza. Activities included the spectacular Builders...read more
Goodguys’ PPG Nationals, otherwise known as the “Big One,” was three days of non-stop action, which included a giveaway truck, the Summer of ’69 Camaro 50th anniversary, autocross action, and the announcement of the winners of the coveted Street Rod and Street Machine of the Year awards.read more
Chatham Cruise-In's are sponsored by the Virginia-Carolina Chevy Car Club and are held on the 4th Saturday of each month from April through September, starting at 4 pm to approximately 8 pm. The event has attracted as many as 700 classic cars in the downtown area of...
This one-of-kind custom-built 1966 Fairlane, which was built for Gary Spratling by Anton’s Hot Rod Shop, debuted at SEMA in 2018 and has appeared in the top shows in the country, including the Detroit Autorama, Goodguys PPG Nationals, and the NSRA Nationals. It...
America’s Most Beautiful Roadster (AMBR) is the Holy Grail of hot rods, and in terms of prestige, is not unlike the Oscar. In fact, the trophy, which stands at 9 feet, is surrounded by GNRS’s rendition of the Oscar statuette, only these statues are decked out in...
Rick Dore's "After Shock," a 1937 Ford, was a contender for America's Most Beautiful Roadster (AMBR) at the 2017 Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona, CA.