Articles written by: Dan Michaud

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Reaction Hero: Ray Thompson’s 1968 Camaro SS

Photography By: Todd Biss Productions  If you’ve spent any time in a middle school science class, you’re probably familiar with Isaac Newton and his third law of motion: For every […]

49 chevy pickup
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The Real Deal: Dave Plickert’s 1949 Chevy Pickup

Dave Plickert’s garage hides a rare and exquisite treasure. Squeeze past the beautifully resto-modded 1969 Camaro and the factory-fresh 1978 Corvette, slip by the classic Model A street rod, then […]

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True Blue: Jim Wilkins’ 1967 Chevy Nova SS

Very few of us can remember a time before we were car guys. Ever since that first ride home from the hospital, cars have helped define who we are. And […]

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The Scenic Route: Danielle Tackett’s 1964 Chevy Impala SS

Photography: Todd Biss Productions “Done.” Ask a dozen builders for the definition, and you’ll get a dozen different answers. For some, their car is done when it runs. For others, […]

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CHEV-XXL: Chris Redman’s 1966 Chevy Chevelle

It’s a great time to be a car guy. Cut a modest check to your local dealership and you can drive off the lot today in a brand new, 200 […]

Hot Rod Charlie 1932 Ford Pickup
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Hot Rodder, ink: Charlie Mounce’s 1932 Ford Pickup (Story and Video)

Shop trucks have it rough. Instead of lowering springs, they get ladder racks; cool paint jobs and pinstripes take a backseat to nasty dents and dings; and opportunities for self-expression […]

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Future/Classic: Ed Greaves’ 1965 Chevy Nova

Retro is all the rage. Visit your friendly neighborhood car lot and see for yourself: mile-long hoods hiding powerful V8 engines, outlandish horsepower and torque-twisting fat rear tires, evocative aesthetics […]

Big Business: Mark Briscoe’s 1969 Ford Bronco
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Big Business: Mark Briscoe’s 1969 Ford Bronco

Mark Briscoe likes things big. 72-ounce steak dinner big. Cadillac Coupe de Ville big. Alaska big. And in that grand tradition, he’s beefed up this 1969 Ford Bronco to similarly […]

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Timeless: Mike Snode’s 1930 Ford Coupe

  Every hot rod build has its story: some are basket case barn finds, and others are passed down through the family. But in the case of Mike Snode’s 1930 […]

How Tos / Tech

Tire Decoder: How to Translate Your Tires’ Sidewalls

Zoomy. Stove bolt. T-bucket. Gearhead vocabulary is a colorful collection of terms that’s nearly impossible to understand for the flatheads out there who don’t talk the talk. But how many […]