Articles written by: Derek Manke

Celebrity Status: Rich Taylor’s 1972 Chevy Camaro SS
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Celebrity Status: Rich Taylor’s 1972 Chevy Camaro SS

If you really like Camaros, chances are good that you recognize this 1972 Camaro SS. It has been in magazines, it has received gobs of awards, and it even has […]

1964 F100, front 3_4
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Off the Rails: Bud Hoffman’s 1964 Ford F-100

“Originally, all I wanted was a nice old pickup with a lopey idle and a lowered stance,” said Bud Hoffman, mastermind behind this fantastic 1964 Ford F-100. “At some point […]

1962 Pontiac Grand Prix
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Emerald Arrowhead: Ron Kintz’ 1962 Pontiac Grand Prix

Every time Ron Kintz looks at his 1962 Pontiac Grand Prix, he can’t help but smile. After spending 10 years turning a scorched and melted scrap pile into this streamlined […]

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Shock to the System: Al Stacko’s 1968 Pro Street El Camino

Wanna make jokes about the color of Al Stacko’s award-winning ride? You’d best bring your A-game material, friend, because he has heard them all and emerged unflustered. “Some guys from […]

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Fish on the Line: Bill Watkin’s ’69 Barracuda Fastback

Contractor Bill Watkins is a sentimental man who loves his wife and his kids. His commitment to his family is so deep that he kept this project car—a fiery and […]

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Inspiration Strikes: Gary Hoffman’s 1957 Ford Del Rio

Inspiration can strike suddenly like a bolt of lightning from a clear sky. Just ask Gary Hoffman. Gary’s been building and customizing hot rods for over 40 years. He’s well […]

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The All-Business Coupe: 1938 Chevy Business Coupe

Editor’s note: This story originally appeared at SummitRacing.com on 11/02/2007. “Man, I’m a farmer!” Denny Tonn said. “What the heck am I doing with a car like this?” His restored […]