Jane Thurmond’s 1964 Corvette “Scarlett”

The 1964 Corvette was a bad ass machine from the assembly line. With its fiberglass body, progressive rate coil springs and revamped rear leaf spring, this car was a true sports car. The body lines on the car are absolutely iconic - everybody knows that it's a Corvette, even non-car people. Painted red, you have Americana on wheels. Jane Thurmond's 1964 Corvette that you … [Read more...]

Hot Rod Power Tour 2016 – Making The Drive

https://youtu.be/GQ7XQtO9f7I As of today Hot Rod Power Tour is a mere 50 days away. There's a ton of work left to do in order to make the drive, from suspension, motor, transmission, interior, and just about everything but paint. Lots of long nights and early mornings will soon ensue in order for us to make it on the tour. Check out the video to get a little glimpse of the … [Read more...]

Introducing Project “Way-Gone” and “Cami-Kazi”

After standing behind the lens, it's time to step up and start competing. In order to do that though, we need a cool ride, right? After deliberating all the different options out there, we wanted to do something a little bit different than the norm. We chose two A-Bodies, but not necessarily on purpose. Project Cami-Kazi The first is Project "Cami-Kazi," a 1971 El Camino. … [Read more...]

Video: Street Grip System From RideTech Tested

https://youtu.be/tcnUcxlVdAw If you could drop your lap time by seven seconds with only a few hours work, would you do it? RideTech has launched their new Street Grip system, which is a performance suspension upgrade in a box. Take a look as they take a basically bone stock drop-top Chevelle and turn it into a street gripping machine during the Scottsdale Good Guys … [Read more...]

Video: Speed Kore’s 1970 Dodge Charger “Tantrum” on Jay Leno’s Garage

https://youtu.be/Ts0Z030mucc The SpeedKore built 1970 Dodge Charger dubbed "Tantrum" was recently on Jay Leno's Garage getting some love. Watch as SpeedKore talk about all the aspects of the car with Jay, including building all the carbon fiber pieces such as the hood, fenders and doors. Tantrum also sports a massive set of Baer 6-Piston brakes with HRE wheels surrounding … [Read more...]

The Perfect IROC?

https://youtu.be/NHVgysHVOAU The Third-Gen Camaro's are a bit of a cousin in the Camaro line. The hey-day of muscle cars ended with the second gen, the fourth-gen got the powerful LS engine but the third-gen just never seemed to got the appreciation that the other generations did. Personally, I love the third-gen Camaros. Yes they are boxy, but there is just something tough … [Read more...]

SEMA 2015: Day Three Recap

https://youtu.be/0ZrqS-VdS9Y SEMA 2015 is officially three-quarters of the way over. Attendee's and people working are all starting to feel the pains from walking around all day and not getting much sleep. On the plus side, the weather was great and we were able to make it outside to check out some of the action. Ford had their play area out front, where test drives … [Read more...]

SEMA 2015: Day Two Recap

https://youtu.be/47v-i-Pjck8 RAIN! Waking up this morning and groggily walking over to the blinds, we saw that everything was wet. After taking a few minutes to wake up, it was raining! Getting to the convention center the rain kept coming down, with many of the outdoor cars being covered up. Since SEMA is in Las Vegas, an extremely dry desert, rainy days are extremely rare. … [Read more...]

SEMA 2015: Day One Recap

https://youtu.be/V8ZeSFQDyE8 Do you remember Christmas morning when you were only 7 or 8 years old? Old enough to know that there was presents waiting for you under the tree, but young enough to not know Santa wasn’t real? For months you planned the perfect list and were on your best behavior to ensure that Santa would show up for you. You’d drop subtle and not so subtle … [Read more...]