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Showstopper: Ron & Lynda Carpenter’s ’48 Chevy Pickup
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Showstopper: Ron & Lynda Carpenter’s ’48 Chevy Pickup

This story originally ran in the Summit Racing catalog and on SummitRacing.com on 8/29/2008. If by chance you ever meet Ron and Lynda Carpenter, odds are it will be while […]

Reggie Triggs’ 1968 Mustang GT
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Reggie Triggs’ 1968 Mustang GT

Editor’s note: This story appeared previously at SummitRacing.com. It’s not hard to pigeonhole an early Mustang guy. Restorers keep their Ford Mustangs just like the factory made them—hose clamps, chalk […]

Ultimate Edition: Ron & Cheryl Robinson’s ’62 Corvette
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Ultimate Edition: Ron & Cheryl Robinson’s ’62 Corvette

The 1962 C-1 Corvette—it was the final edition of the first generation of American sports cars to carry the famed crossed flags, and the first ride to put a serious […]

Time Machine: John Susong’s 1964 Plymouth Sport Fury
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Time Machine: John Susong’s 1964 Plymouth Sport Fury

Check out John Susong’s time machine. The spectacular 1964 Plymouth Sport Fury doesn’t have a flux capacitor, but its race-ready Hemi has the power to transport John from one end […]

Kitchen Goat: Rick Bogoff’s 1966 Pontiac GTO
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Kitchen Goat: Rick Bogoff’s 1966 Pontiac GTO

Editor’s note: This story originally appeared at SummitRacing.com on 3/12/2004. Kitchen tables are marvelously adaptable pieces of furniture. In addition to serving as the family feeding trough, kitchen tables can […]

Inspiration Strikes: Gary Hoffman’s 1957 Ford Del Rio
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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 […]

The All-Business Coupe: 1938 Chevy Business Coupe
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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 […]

Highway Star: Tom & Jan Stepp’s ’59 Cadillac Series 62 Sedan
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Highway Star: Tom & Jan Stepp’s ’59 Cadillac Series 62 Sedan

This story originally appeared on SummitRacing.com on 4/9/2010. Daily drivers are like opinions, everyone has one, and some are better than others. We’re betting you’d be hard pressed to find […]

Ron Wood’s 1967 Chevelle SS
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Ron Wood’s 1967 Chevelle SS

Editor’s note: This story appeared originally at SummitRacing.com on 8/26/2005. Ron Wood was Pro Street when Pro Street wasn’t popular. Back in the early 1970s, he ran Goodyear Indy oval […]

Blue Bullet Si: Mike Gbur’s 2000 Honda Civic Si
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Blue Bullet Si: Mike Gbur’s 2000 Honda Civic Si

The ponycar-era effectively began when the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in 1964. It unceremoniously ended in the mid-1970s with the passage of stricter emissions laws and the […]