PETE CHAPOURIS LIMEFIRE - A look back at just one of his many landmark builds…. words - Tony Thacker photos - Randy Lorentzen Pete Chapouris was quite possibly one of the most influential of the post WWII era. Pete got his first big break in the hot rod industry through his old friend Gray Baskerville…Read more
ROCKET 88ROCK ‘N ROLL AND MUSCLE CARS...IS THIS WHERE IT ALL BEGAN? photos / words - Randy Lorentzen A lot of folks will argue over what’s the first Rock ’N Roll song, while many music historians will say that it was “Rocket 88” by Ike Turner and his Kings of Rhythm. (Yep - that…Read more
Follow along as our High School / now College girl project continues on her 1972 El Camino with a trip to LINE - X for a complete redo of the car’s bed.
Video: Speed Revolutions Crew
Proving that not all early hot rod roads lead to a Ford - but a 1933 Chevy roadster is a difficult road to take. There’s hardly a more iconic base for a hot rod than the ’32-‘34 Ford. For as popular as those have been over the years, there’s hardly any fanfare for…Read more