Category: Features

Jet Black Cadillac: Lee Coleman’s 1953 Resto-Mod

The fine line between classic and custom is one that every enthusiast learns to toe. Some take a dogmatic stance on the side of classic, favoring all-original restorations. Their counterparts prefer to keep the soul of…



Sinister Coupe DeVille: The Abate’s 1967 Cadillac

Countless enthusiasts struggle to balance their passion for customs with the obligations of normal life. Projects can be costly, time-consuming, stressful and sometimes a giant pain in the @ss. However, many are able to strike harmony in…



Shop Profile: Up Close & Personal With Kindig-It Design

Being immersed in the custom automotive industry has its perks, including traveling to events around the globe, seeing the SEMA Show firsthand and being able to work with some of the most amazing people this…



The Buff: Donny Johnson’s 1965 C10

From enthusiast to enthusiast, the automotive experience is as unique as the individual. Circumstances surrounding the one’s relationship with hot rods, customs, and other auto genres, vary heavily because the experiences are so personally intimate. For…



RWB 90210: Hamachi

Boden Autohaus in Costa Mesa, CA is a boutique style aftermarket shop specializing in air suspension builds. Their continued knack for pushing the envelope and rapid growth has positioned Boden as a powerful player in the…



Life On Air: Cody Miles Subaru STI

Driven is a perfectly fitting double entendre to describe Time Attack champ and all around badass, Cody Miles. Cody is a sort of racetrack pioneer, mapping new territories of motorsports by piloting his 2007 Subaru WRX STI…



The “Ruined” Stallion: Japan Drift King’s 348

“Ruin: to injure (a thing) irretrievably”

Ruin and/or ruined exists as a staple of vocabulary within the current climate of automotive enthusiasm and industry. The word, whether it is being used as a verb or adjective, is tossed around quite carelessly, particularly when being used to describe the…



Artist Profile: Max Grundy – Fear is the New Beauty

Max Grundy is a name known far and wide for his one-of-a-kind “post apocalyptic” creations. One of the most talented and unique artists to have brought his own style to…



Loveless: Jay’s 1968 Ford F-350

There is no teacher quite like experience. Nine out of ten lessons learned on-the-job are more helpful than those learned in any formal training exercise or book/test combos. To be sure, education is vastly important, but bleeding…



Lady In Red: John’s Boggio’s Seductive 1965 Chevelle

As our first ever cross-over feature from our sister mag – Lateral-G.net – we figure we’d start off with a bang! With a brilliant crimson flash, accents of smooth chromatic black, hovering low above the ground…



Wild Thang: The Destination and the Journey

The build process of a custom car or truck is more often than not, a series of complex tasks testing patience and determination at each and every obstacle. Each item on the list brings with it, a…



Brotherly Duo: Bodyshop Built SRT-10 & S10 Blazer

If there’s one thing the Slam’d crew values more than than a lack of ground clearance, it’s family. Thats why the story of brothers Chad Sperry and Cory Schiller is such a special one. There is nothing…