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1967 Pontiac Ventura

This 1967 Pontiac Ventura was customed by Dave Puhl in Palatine IL after is was sold new.

This 1967 Pontiac Ventura was customed by Dave Puhl in Palatine IL after is was sold new.Jim Lindberg’s 1967 Pontiac Ventura may look factory fresh now but much of its life has been drastically different. After being assembled in Kansas City, the massive (more…)


FEATURE: 1932 Ford Street Rods: Sedan and Roadster

These 1932 Ford street rods were built by Hank.

These 1932 Ford street rods were built by Hank Groves.Hank Groves always has had an obsession with automobiles. He’d owned dozens by the time he graduated high school. “My first car was a Model A coupe (more…)


FEATURE: 1932 Ford Coupe

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This custom 1932 Ford coupe was customized by Lee Getzelman.

Hard work always pays off — just not always in the ways we expect. When a 13-year old Lee Getzelman started a summer lawn-care (more…)


FEATURE: Gary Heidt’s 1932 Ford Roadster

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Building and fabricating play important roles in the custom-car hobby, but it’s hard to beat the smiles that arise when owners use their machines to travel somewhere (more…)


FEATURE: 1958 Chevrolet Apache

This rat rod 1958 Chevrolet Apache pickup truck was found on an Iowa farm.

This rat rod 1958 Chevrolet Apache pickup truck was found on an Iowa farm.

Jim ‘Wrench’ Guthrie has grown well-accustomed to the same old question asked by the spectators who see his 1958 Chevrolet Apache pickup. Most wonder incredulously, ‘Is the truck completed?’ While the vehicle may not have the glossy mainstream look (more…)


FEATURE: Halloween Muscle Cars

Halloween Muscle Cars

Halloween Muscle Cars

No matter the season, classic muscle cars are always easy to fall in love with. With their high-horsepower engines, in-your-face styling and all-business demeanor, its no wonder these stalwarts of speed are a hit year round. (more…)


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