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Re-Imagined: Bob Long’s 1954 Ford F-100 Pickup
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Re-Imagined: Bob Long’s 1954 Ford F-100 Pickup

Bob Long’s 1954 Ford F-100 Pickup Consider Ford’s venerable F-100 pickup. It’s been around for over 50 years. It’s been customized by vast legions of Blue Oval fans, most of […]

Drop Top Destiny: Tim Tuel’s 1964 Impala SS Convertible
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Drop Top Destiny: Tim Tuel’s 1964 Impala SS Convertible

This story appeared on the Summit Racing website on December 31, 2009 and originally ran in the Summit Racing catalog. Destiny. Some people believe that all things and all interactions […]

Second Look: George Paul’s 1980 Camaro Z28
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Second Look: George Paul’s 1980 Camaro Z28

Every car guy has a story about the one that got away. You know, the Tri-5 in the old barn off of the highway, or the 40-year-old cream puff the […]

Rated Z: Mike Zayas’ 1969 Chevelle SS396
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Rated Z: Mike Zayas’ 1969 Chevelle SS396

This country is obsessed with rating things. Thumbs up or thumbs down. Good, better, best. Four out of five stars. From movies to soda pop, actresses’ Oscar dresses and yes, […]

Blueberry Hill: Don Barr’s 1951 Ford F-1
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Blueberry Hill: Don Barr’s 1951 Ford F-1

This story originally ran in the Summit Racing catalog and first appeared on SummitRacing.com on 9/6/2007. Don Barr is a Porsche guy. His 1983 Porsche won a National Preservation Award […]

Regift. Rebuild. Reward: 1967 Camaro RS Convertible
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Regift. Rebuild. Reward: 1967 Camaro RS Convertible

When bare metal just won’t make the grade, car enthusiasts and commercial shops call up Bob Bertelsen— owner of A Plus Powder Coaters in Columbiana, OH—to transform it into something […]

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

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

One Ton of Fun: Todd Collins’ 600HP Chevy Dualie
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One Ton of Fun: Todd Collins’ 600HP Chevy Dualie

Editor’s note: This story originally appeared at SummitRacing.com on 3/22/2005. To paraphrase a Bruce Willis flick: We see slammed dualies. We see them with big motors. We see them with […]

Step-by-Step: Testing Out Trick Flow Super 23 Heads on a Chevy 388
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Step-by-Step: Testing Out Trick Flow Super 23 Heads on a Chevy 388

Allow us to make a big giant generalization: building a dedicated drag race engine is pretty cut and dry. Since the aim is to cover a quarter-mile of straight asphalt […]