Category: Issue 06

Six-Fo: Japan’s Lowest 1964 Impala – Horizon ’64

Every trend, genre, sport, hobby, music, art, etc. all have their “golden era” where things are in their prime and the ideas are original and refreshing. You may recall the golden era of hip hop, which took place…



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…



Forbidden Fantasy Show 2015 – Farewell To Perris

Southern California has always been a mecca of car culture and automotive events, and although the car shows and events have dwindled a bit in recent years, the passion and custom car culture is definitely still alive and…



Lunati Bootlegger Camshafts and Product Line-up

Since the 1960s, Lunati has been providing camshafts and drivetrain components for racers and engine builders alike. More than 50 years later, Lunati still remains a superior source for stellar drivetrain components and cams, which give racers, cruisers, and custom builders alike the power and performance they crave for their passion-built rides.

New Product: Lunati…



BST Clothing Debuts New Line For 2015

Built on the passion of customizing cars, BST Clothing has been providing unique apparel for minitruckers and other slammed vehicle fans for more than 10 years now. Whether you’re looking for something to sport in the garage while working on your ride, or something to show your dedication to the lowered life at a…



The Green Mile: Toneman’s 1953 Chevy Coupe

In Stephen King’s Classic The Green Mile one of the prisoners has a special gift to share with the world. In comparison, Johnny Toneman’s 1953 Chevy 150 Coupe also has a very special gift. Upon first…



Slam’d Kids: Shorter & Lower

For some car enthusiasts, it’s not just about the “love of the game” or the amazing feeling of finishing a multi-year build only to start another immediately; it is about being able to share and pass on that…



Audiotistics Grand Opening 2015

Friends, Family, Support. These three words ring true for owner Tim Wepprecht when it came time to expand his custom audio shop to a larger location. Audiotistics was about to undergo a massive remodel…



The Players Datsun: Jamie’s Laid Low ’66 520

We’ve all been there… sprawled out on the couch, laptop in hand aimlessly trolling the interwebs at some ungodly hour looking for who knows what… and then BOOM – you see it! That car or truck that you…



REARANGED: Gary Donkers’ 1995 Ford Ranger

The Slam’d lifestyle began for Gary Donkers as it does for so many others that are bitten by the custom bug. He started working on one project that soon ended up on the back burner as his interests…



Yokohama Mooneyes Hot Rod & Custom Show 2014

Although there are many different and equally amazing reasons to travel to Japan and take in the extensive automotive culture that they have amassed over the years, one of our favorites is the Yokohama Mooneyes Hot…



Lone Star Throwdown 2015 – LST Smashes Records!

We brought you a quick preview from Lone Star Throwdown 2015, but now it’s time to check out all that this ginormous event had to offer. We were fortunate enough to find a few local SoCal…