Category: Issue 05

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…



Lone Star Throwdown 2015 – Records Broken!

We were fortunate enough to take the trip out to Lone Star Throwdown this year and we didn’t jump in a comfortable plane and catch a cozy flight – NOPE! We loaded our trailers…



Air Lift Performance Announces TWO New Kits!

For more than 50 years Air Lift Performance has been dedicated to designing and producing high-quality suspension components for everything from O.E. and utility to high-performance applications. From hot rods and custom trucks to modern European and sports…



East Coast Cruise Australia; LUCKY 13

The minitruckin’ lifestyle is definitely alive and kicking in Australia and there’s no better way to get amongst this lifestyle down under than by taking part in the annual pilgrimage to Bateman’s Bay in November for



Enjoy The Build: Monty Rubart’s 1938 Chevy Pickup

Almost every project vehicle comes with the understanding of long nights, hard work, and constant battles and for Monty Rubart the moment he opened the door of his soon-to-be project 1938 Chevy Truck, it fell off…



Vito Corleone Coupe: Mike Vito Sutton’s 1964 Cadillac

Wanting to keep his mind busy and stay out of trouble for once, Mike “Vito” Sutton of Desert Hot Springs, California decided to delve into a new project after taking a bit of a hiatus from custom builds. Having…



Behind The Build: Silver Rest Japan’s 1972 VW Type 2

We wanted to kickoff our “Behind The Build” section with the perfect project scoop, so of course we had to wait for the right under-construction build to come along that would fit the bill. We will be featuring…



Junkyard Dog: Australia’s Ultimate Mash Up – 1974 Dodge Pickup

Richard “Big Dick” Hallovic from Shellharbour New South Wales, Australia sure knows how to mix things up. Having grown up with three brothers who are all mechanics, he has been around his fair share of automotive customization his…



Family Four Door – Jason Haase’s Bodied 1965 Impala

Often when we venture out and decide to begin a new project we scourer the interwebs looking for the perfect canvas to begin the journey. Other times that project might land in your lap like it was…



Kustom Refinement: Scott Hultquist’s ’57 Coupe Deville

The Cadillac has long been a symbol of luxury and refinement that still lives on through today’s models, but some would arguably say they were at the height of refinement from the ‘40s through the ‘60s….



Cars and Coffee Irvine – You Will Be Missed!

Back in 2003 a small group of high-end auto enthusiasts broke away from the massive Donut Derelicts meet in Huntington Beach, California to start their own weekly gathering. This led them to Crystal Cove in Laguna…



The Big Show Presents Slamboree – Shawnee, Oklahoma

One of the biggest and best shows in the Midwest is back. Slamboree has quickly regained its reputation of being the can’t miss car, truck and bike show in Oklahoma. The Big Show is being is…