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Old Meets New: Dennis Foley’s 1950 Olds Holiday 88

This story originally ran in the Summit Racing catalog and first appeared on SummitRacing.com on 8/21/2006. The 1949-52 Oldsmobile 88 is an American automotive icon. The car’s 303-cubic-inch “Rocket” engine was […]

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Haunted: Bill Brautigam’s 1951 Henry J

This story orignially ran in the Summit Racing catalog and first appeared on the Summit Racing website on June 28, 2006. Have you ever had that uncanny feeling of someone’s—or […]

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Iron Man: Jay Porter’s 1964 Pontiac GTO

This story originally appeared in the Summit Racing catalog and at SummitRacing.com. Jay Porter is an ironworker for Local 17 in Akron, OH. And as everyone knows, a guy with […]

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Mastering the Trade: Scott Benson’s 1953 Chevy 2-Door and Don Benson’s 1963 Ford Fairlane

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on SummitRacing.com on 12/22/2011. When most kids were playing in sandboxes, Scott Benson was playing in an old truck cab that his dad, Don, […]

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Like Father, Like Son: Buzz & Andy Sollers’ Pair of Fords

Editors Note: This story originally appeared on SummitRacing.com on 4/30/2008. Everyone knows the old saying about the apple not falling far from the tree. In the case of Buzz Sollers […]

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Double Take: Jim & Diana Lopochonsky’s 1930 Ford Coupe

It was July of 1993. Flannel shirts were high fashion, Walker, Texas Ranger was laying down the law, and Jim and Diana Lopochonsky’s radical Pro Street ’33 Ford coupe graced […]

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Shades of Black: Joe Mazzola’s 1970 Hemi ‘Cuda and Pam Mazzola’s 2009 Challenger SRT8

  “Life got in the way of drag racing, and I wound up parking the car in the garage where it served mostly as a shelf. I got plenty of […]

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Doing it Right: Art & Mary Krepp’s 1961 Corvette

Art and Mary Krepps’ 1961 Corvette Art Krepps built his 1961 Corvette with one hand tied behind his back. Well, maybe we’re exaggerating just a bit. But he did bring […]

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Show Meets Go: Dean Michael’s 2004 Mustang Cobra

As a child of the 1960s and early ’70s, Dean Michaels was raised around Detroit steel. For him, cars were as much a part of life as breathing. “Back then, […]

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Oz-Fast: Steve McLaren’s 1970 Ford TC Cortina

Question: What’s the difference between metal god/TV star Ozzy Osbourne and Australian hot rodder Steve McLaren? Answer: One sings at OzFest, the other drives Oz-Fast. OK, so the joke is […]