Category: Industry News

Industry News: Optima Batteries, LA Lowriders, & Frank Sinatra

Amongst the categorically foundational library of Frank Sinatra’s lyrics, perhaps his most infamous are those penned late in his life. An ode to a lack of regrets and confident boast to having made his own way, makes the classic “I Did It My Way” a song of great personal significance to thousands of individuals. The…



Industry News: The Peninsula Classics Finalists

The Peninsula Classic Best of the Best Award announced its Finalists and Judges

As a follow up to our previously released news about The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering, we are excited to be a part of…



Industry News: The Quail, a Motorsport Gathering

2016 Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus, which recently won its class at the 2015 24 Hours of Nurburgring then promptly drove off the track to Turin to Como and displayed at Villa d’ Este.



The Passing of a Legend: Frank Currie

A sad day has fallen on the world of Motorsports, yet again. March 2nd, 2016 now marks the passing of Frank Currie. Mr. Currie passed on peacefully this past Wednesday night. After 61 years of marriage,…



Farewell Old Friend – Goodguys Founder Gary Meadors

It is with very heavy hearts that we report on the passing of Goodguys Rod & Custom Association founder and chairman Gary Meadors. The long-time hot rodder and beloved icon of the custom automotive industry passed away unexpectedly at…



Rev’d Media Group Announces New Industry Partnership

It’s been in the works for quite awhile, but we are excited to finally announce that Rev’d Media Group – the publishing company for Slam’d Magazine and Lift’d Trucks Magazine – is expanding with an amazing partnership with established pro-touring publication Lateral-G and a new addition to the line-up for SEMA, the 



Legendary Kustom Kulture King Passes: RIP Bo Huff

It is with great sadness that we announce that legendary kustomizer and rockabilly king, Bo Huff, passed away last night. Our deepest condolences go out to his friends, family, and brothers in the Dead Sleds C.C….



The Player’s Classic – Through the Eyes of Air Lift Performance

Here at Slam’d Mag, we’re obviously all about vehicles that have that perfect low-slung stance, and our friends over at Air Lift Performance totally get it. In fact, they’re so involved in the slammed scene all across…



A Day In The Life of CT Sounds Founder Coleman Thedinger

If there’s one thing that the custom vehicle world has taught us, it’s that passion for the industry truly knows no age. Sure, there are certainly those icons of the industry that have weathered decades of innovations and…



SEMA Action Network Brings Debilitating Bill to the Forefront

UPDATE: After following up with the SEMA Action Network a few days after we ran this news piece, we were relieved to find out that the following bill, which had been approved by the legislature and was just…



HRBB Boyd Coddington Memorial Award

Boyd Coddington is forever an iconic name in the hot rod world. Responsible for many trends and innovations, Coddington built and designed some of the most iconic hot rods and street rods of his time and pushed…



KEG Media Rings in the New Year with Future Projects

If you’ve ever seen a concept rendering from KEG Media, you know just how extremely badass the company’s work is, and the projects that they’ve taken on for 2015 are nothing short…