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What Does It Take To Get The RK Motors Seal Of Approval?

How does a car ready to be put on consignment get the seal of approval from RK Motors? Through a rigorous inspection, of course! Check out more inside! Read More


Goodguys GOLD Awards To Be Given At SEMA For 2nd Consecutive Year

Goodguys' GOLD Awards are back again at SEMA this year and we can't wait to see who the top five winners are! Learn more about the award and check out who took honors last year. Read More


Personalization Is Endless On Currie Enterprises’ Rearends

Check out the beautiful Currie Enterprises rearend that we're installing in Project Sucker Punch - Personalization is key! Read More


Kustom Age: Vic Collins’ 1955 Chevy Kopper Kart Klone

Check out this awesome Kopper Kart clone built by Vic Collins and some friends - every detail is on point! Read More


Video Tour: Total Cost Involved Engineering Celebrating Forty Years

Total Cost Involved Engineering manufactures hot rod and musclecar components that can be found on some of the sickest rides, from autocross to Pro-Street. They celebrate 40 years in the business this year. Read More


13th GG Great Northwest Nationals Conjures Anything But Misfortune

Check out our recap from the 13th Goodguys Great Northwest Nationals that took place in Spokane, Washington from the 15th-17th of August. Also included is Rod Authority's top three from the show, see who shined! Read More


Traditional Hot Rods Hit Colorado Mountains For Hot Rod Hill Climb

With no hot rod event quite like it anywhere in the country, the Hot Rod Hill Climb brings with it an air of tradition not easily found even in the most diehard hot rod circles. Check out this historic event inside. Read More


Lokar’s Throttle/Kickdown Cable Bracket for Street Demon Carbs

If you've run into trouble installing a new Street Demon carb, Lokar now offers a new throttle/kickdown cable bracket. Billet aluminum, two great finishes, and dual stainless return springs are some of the features. Read More


Big Red, Joe Holt’s 1955 Series Two, Short Bed Pickup

Most of us don't even remember what we received for our 18th birthday, let alone still drive it to this day. Joe Holt's best birthday gift ever, Big Red. Check out the full feature inside! Read More


A Taste Of Pacific Palate: Goodguys 28th West Coast Nationals

Once again, we headed north to the Goodguys headquarters in Pleasanton to catch a glimpse of their pacific headliner, the 28th West Coast Nationals. The show boasts a refreshing mix of the region's finest rides. Read More


Automotive Artist Steve Stanford Finally Gets His Own Exhibit

Legendary automotive artist, Steve Stanford, finally gets his own exhibit. Petersen Museum hosted the largest collection of Stanford artwork in one place recently, making history. Check this out for more! Read More


American Dreaming: Filmmakers Document The Designers Of A Lost Era

American Dreaming is a documentary in the works which will detail the lives, experiences, and work of some of the big three's most prominent artists. Dive into the world of automobiles from their perspective. Read More


Honoring S. Truett Cathy, Chick-fil-A Founder And Car Enthusiast

Reading through The NY Times, we caught news of the Chick-fil-A founder’s passing. We then stumbled upon an Atlanta-based news station who published a gallery of Cathy's classic car collection, check it out. Read More


Andy Suciu Of Sacramento Speed Shop Debuts Handmade Bomber Seats

We first spotlighted Andy Suciu, owner and operator of Sacramento Speed Shop, during the beginning of the year. He recently debuted his unique handmade bomber seats. Check them out here! Read More


SCTA El Mirage October 19th, 2nd To Last Event Of The Season!

On October 19th, the SCTA will be holding its second to last event of the El Mirage Dry Lake season. If you've never been to one of these events, don't pass up the chance! Read More

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Video: All Eyes On Starlite Rod & Kustom

Check out this short documentary by Shutterpunch Pictures, showing how Starlite Rod & Kustom got their start! Read More

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The 23rd Annual Mooneyes Hot Rod Custom Show Is Coming Up!

Check out this cool video coverage from last year's Mooneyes Hot Rod Custom Show. We can't wait to see what's going to be there this year! Read More


Rocket Racing Wheels Introduces “As Cast” Finish For Hot Rodders

The new "As Cast" finish by Rocket Racing Wheels shows off a tough, aggressive style that's perfect for your kustom ride. It's available on several popular wheel series offered by the company. Read More


Georgetown Hot Rod Hill Climb Kicks Off Second Year This Weekend!

For the second year now, Nick's Garage will be hosting the Hot Rod Hill Climb in Georgetown, Colorado over the weekend, and we'll be there for all the festivities! Check out a preview of this unique event inside! Read More


Goodguys Hall of Fame Road Tour Registration Is Wrapping Up

If you've ever wanted to take a long distance road tour in your muscle car, classic, hot rod, or custom now is your chance. The all inclusive Goodguys Hall of Fame Road Tour heads out later this month. Read More