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  1. The 2018 Danchuk Tri-Five NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Hot Rod Magazine

    As a young kid in the early '70s living in Southern California, being raised by a father who was seriously into NASCAR but couldn't care less about NHRA, it's hard to explain where my fascination with early Funny Cars and Gassers originated from. I'm sure the Hot Wheels "Snake & Mongoose" poster thumb-tacked above my bed or watching Two Lane Blacktop with my cousin had something to do with it.

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  2. The United Pacific/Street Rodder Sherm's Plating Road Tour Part 5Read the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | Hot Rod Magazine

    On Friday morning at 7AM we all gathered in front of the hotel for the last meeting of the tour. Famoso Raceway is about 25 minutes north of Bakersfield.

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  3. Carrying on an Old Family Tradition with the Georgia Shaker IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Hot Rod Magazine

    I am very proud Of my daddy's name Although his kind of music And mine ain't exactly the same Stop and think it over Put yourself in my position If I get stoned and sing all night long its a family tradition With a few alterations to Hank Jr.'s lyrics to change the subject from music to drag racing, his song would perfectly fit Allen Platt's life. Allen's father is the incomparable Hubert Platt, who readers of this site most likely have heard of.

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  4. Happy Holley Days are Here AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | Hot Rod Magazine

    It's almost Christmas time again, and finding the perfect gift for the wife, or kids can be a big hassle if a fellow doesn't know where to shop for the right car parts they will enjoy year round. It's Happy Holley Days again, so imagine being able to find every major brand all in one spot, and from today until December 31st 2018 at up to a whopping 20 percent off! In the words of our friends in Bowling Green, Kentucky, "Holley is pleased to announce the Holley Days sale is back for the holiday season! The sale begins November 15th and ends December 31st so now is the best time to save up to 20 percent off on all of the Holley family of brands.

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  5. Back in the day, it was all about Schwinn Sting-Rays and BMX, and today it'sa Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Growing up in early '70s, September was the month that we went back to school after summer break , and I remember the first assignment in English class was to write a paper on "what I did on my summer vacation." For some of us it wasn't a big deal as we actually went to a specific destination for vacation.

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  6. Corvettes Rule All at 2018 LS Fest EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    News flash: Corvettes are incredibly competent performance vehicles that have the capability to dominate at just about anything. Oh wait, we're guessing that probably isn't news to any of you reading this, but that doesn't make it any less true! The Holley LS Fest East was a blast yet again in 2018, with all the great action we're accustomed to.

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  7. 20 Sweet LS-Transplant Trucks From LS FestRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The dust has all but settled on the Holley LS Fest, which stunned us with its biggest-ever turnout at Beech Bend Raceway this September 7-9, 2018. There was a lot to capture on that beautiful September weekend in Bowling Green, KY, and we had way too much stuff to post at the time, so we saved one of our coolest galleries for later - LS pickup trucks! Trucks are cool for a lot of reasons - hauling stuff, hauling people, and yes, hauling ass - but they are also relatively inexpensive compared to vintage muscle cars.

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  8. Coyotes On The Loose At Bowling Green NMRA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    In 2011, Ford breathed new life into the Mustang with the all-new dual-over-head camshaft 5.0 V8 engine called "Coyote." It replaced the 300 hp Three-Valve 4.6L engine and gave Mustang enthusiasts a real hot rod.

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  9. Father & Son Build Pair of Chevys with Hand-Me-Down PartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Usually, Car Crafters have relatives who just don't get it. Maybe it's a distant cousin who arrives at the family reunion in a Prius, who can't understand all the fuss over a burnout.

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  10. The United Pacific/Street Rodder Shades of the Past Road Tour Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The Hot Rod Roundup presented by the Shades of the Past Car Club is it's official name but it's been known as "Shades" or "Pigeon Forge" in street rod circles for many years. It has become one of the premier rod runs in the country with good reason.

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  11. The 2018 Holley LS Fest was a celebration of all things related to the Gena Read MoreRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    By now, nobody is surprised to see Chevy's Gen III or Gen IV small-block V8 show up under the hood of a classic muscle car; there's a wide audience now that the prices have come down on junkyard engines, and manufacturers like Holley are supporting the LS swap with tons of products ranging from headers and exhaust systems, to oil pans, engine mounts, and accessory drives. In essence, any car can become a "kit car" with an insane amount of power, all thanks to GM's line of LS V8 engines.

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  12. Beat The Clock! The Bolt-On Power Challenge From 2018 Holley LS FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    In past years, the focus had been on engine swapping, with two nearly identical cars , but with so many incredible new parts coming on line from Holley and other manufacturers, we decided to up the ante and have each teams build up two identical junkyard 6-liter LS engines. The team that builds it and fires it first gets to keep the engine, and all the parts on it.

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  13. Crazy Combinations and Oddball LS Swaps at 2018 Holley LS FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    At Holley LS Fest, there are hundreds of conventional LS-powered vehicles on hand at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. And by conventional, we mean cars or trucks that came with an LS-based engine from the factory.

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  14. Trucks are HOT at the 2018 Holley LS FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Trucks are all the rage and for good reason. They're affordable, they're fun, and they're readily available.

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  15. Holley LS Fest Opens With Biggest Attendance Ever-HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Nobody could have guessed back in 2010 that Holley's very first LS Fest would turn out to be such a big deal, but it has become the definition of huge. LS Fest was born all those years ago to provide hot rodders a forum for fans of the Gen III LS1 and its variants.

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  16. Holley LS Fest East is Packed with LS Powered EverythingRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Bowling Green, Kentucky has become an epicenter for car events. The Hot Rod Power Tour has made an appearance there, the Car Craft Summer Nationals, the Holley Hot Rod Reunion, and of course the subject of this event coverage, the Holley LS Fest.

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  17. Shocking Final: Mustang Wins 2018 Super Car Reunion Drag RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    For years the Super Car Reunion, which is largely supported by members of the Yenko Sportscar Club and its various satellite organizations, has stressed the fact that SCR openly welcomes any and all types of supercars . Well, hold on to your fanny packs, GM fans, because the drag racing segment of the 21st SCR was won by a Ford, with a Pontiac taking the runner-up spot and an Oldsmobile advancing to the semifinals! SCR 21's final-round finish underscores the fact that this particular event offers mass appeal not only to your higher-profile GM loyalists but also to supercar fans as a whole.

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  18. The Ultimate Bolt-On Handling Kit For Any '99-04 MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Car Craft's Fake Snake project Mustang is far from complete, but that doesn't mean we can't have fun along the way. After installing the QA1 suspension we had the opportunity to bring it to the Car Craft Summer Nationals and see the results for ourselves on the autocross course.

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  19. The Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals 2018: Painless Performance/Street Rodder Top 100Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Way, waaay back in the good-ol' days when cameras were stuffed with rolled film and grocery stores were stuffed with magazines, Street Rodder began a humble award program simply called the Top 10. It was a basic kind of deal - 10 vehicles at various events were chosen, given a window sticker, and its owner received a jacket in the mail shortly thereafter. The first event I was tasked with this new-fangled handing out awards thing, I honestly did not look forward to.

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  20. Top 25 Cars from the 2018 Tri-Five NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Even though there was a prediction of rain for 2018's Danchuk Tri Five Nationals the weather held for one of the best events of the year! Yea, last year there was an insane amount of 1955, 1956, and 1957 Chevys in Bowling Green, KY, but this year was even bigger! Between the racers and show cars there were well over 2,700 cars to behold plus the rides on display by the vendors. Aside from drooling over thousands of Chevys there was a ton do.

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