Growing up with his parents owning a photography studio, it was only natural for Robert Mills to pick up a camera and begin capturing the world around him and after spending time watching his uncle run his front-engine dragster down the quarter Robert started getting the hot rod fever. He is a self proclaimed "Traditional Rockabilly Rebel" and enjoys combining his two passions in life to help share not only the cool kustoms he comes across, but also the people who bring the kulture to life.
Every Memorial Day Weekend we hit the Beatersville Car and Bike Show in Louisville. This year we decided to take a detour on the way by linking up with the Bourbon Blitzkrieg Run for a little taste of some Kentucky spirits, we hit one of the original pre-parties, and wrap it up with the best show in Louisville.
If over the past 50 years you haven’t made a point to attend World of Wheels, Autorama, or Cavalcade of Customs then you’re missing out on one of the longest running, most extravagant car shows in existence. We made a stop at the Chicago World of Wheels and this is only a slice of what we experienced.
We decided our readers deserve a special present for this month’s Babe of the Month. Santa was kind enough to invite us to hang out at his bar, Santa’s Pub in Nashville to meet a few of his special little helpers. Have a look for yourself, and see why the Big Guy is so jolly all year round!
Tomorrow is the big day when you will be able to see Tim Strange, host of Search And Restore assemble a highly talented team of builders to transform a Hudson Hornet for Tom Moore of Michigan. Be sure to watch Search And Restore Sat, November 17th or Sun, November 18th at 9/8am CST only on SpikeTV.
When tragedy hits car guys, Tim Strange and the Search And Restore team step in to bring some happiness and hope back. Tom Moore was one of those guys who even though an accident kept him from working, he was always there to help others. Now it was time for him to have the hot rod Hudson Hornet of his dreams!
Car clubs from all over the Midwest brave the cold and wind to support the first ever Iron Invasion. This action packed day was full of traditional hot rods, sexy pinups, hot flame throwers and the best rockabilly bands. If you missed it, you will love the huge gallery we stuffed in here for your enjoyment.
Like fire breathing dragons the Kustom Kulture invades Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois as the Third Annual Jalopy Fest draws the biggest crowd to date. Car clubs from all over the Midwest come together to celebrate the traditional hot rod scene with music, cars and a wild display of flame throwers.
Back in 1962 Everett Stafford bought a shop in the rough part of Danville, Kentucky and that area became known as the home of the Dillehay Rats. All these years later Everett’s son, Kirby and family friends help to celebrate that historic hot rod street by hosting the Dillehay Street Hullabaloo.
This Ford T Roadster gets a complete makeover in the traditional old school way. Making sure to pay attention to every detail, Doug Lewe takes advice from his hot rodding Dad to create a hot rod that brings much attention from a classy pinup.
We take a chance and visit a car show in Southern Tennesse to find out this little gem of a show is much larger than we could have imagined. Hosted by the Ardmore Quarterback Club, the Ardmore Car Show has raised an incredible amount of money to help the children of the local communities.
We spend a weekend at one of the biggest Rockabilly parties the midwest has to offer. Sleek customs, sexy pinup and burlesque, killer bands and some of the coolest people we have ever met. After you read this you will definitely be making plans to attend the next Road Rocket Rumble.
We take a look back at Beaterville Car & Bike Show to uncover what all the craze is about. What we find will blow the mind of anyone who takes delight in all things the custom car culture has to offer. The cars, babes, music and location are what is making this show bust out at the seams.
It’s a rat invasion at the Knoxville Drag Strip in Maynardville, TN as the Bullet Boys Car Club, has an overwhelming response to the eighth year of the Rat Rod Rumble. Old school flag drags, a whole lot of rust and patina and we can forget about having more fun than you probably should in one day.
The 10th Anniversary of the Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion packs out Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Along with many legends of the sport, over 20,000 people showed up to witness the heart pounding nostalgia drag racing and classic hot rod car show from all over the country.
We have done our best to grab 10 of the cars that stood out at the Goodguys 7th Nashville Nationals, even though they had a record number of cars this year. These are only 10 of 1,500 cars at this event with each one having a distictive look and sound. It was tough, but we hope you enjoy!