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Hot Rod Meets Overlanding: Rodz by Ludwin’s 1936 Ford

Some things just naturally go together. Top Fuelers and nitromethane. Rusty bolts and skinned knuckles. Beer and bench racing.  But some things just—don’t. In those cases, it takes a person […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Here Are the Hot Rod & Musclecar Trends You Want to See Make a Comeback

As we push past the Hypercolor shirts and acid-washed jeans hanging in our closet, it’s clear that style is always changing. And that’s true in gearhead culture too. From synthesized […]

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Longtime Hot Rod & Car Craft Tech Editor Marlan Davis Passes Away

Ask anyone who’s flipped though the pages of Hot Rod or has a stack of Car Craft magazines in their shop who Marlan Davis is, and you’ll likely be treated […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Cooling / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Building and Mounting a Methanol Tank…Over the Radiator?

If you have ever been around ’55 Chevys you know how little space is under the hood. Throw in a twin-turbo big block Chevy, and space is even at more […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Adding Front End Tilts

Two-Lane Blacktop meets modern! You don’t typically see a tilt front-end on cars that are shooting for six-second ETs. The idea here was that a tilt front-end would allow for […]

Brakes & Suspension / Car Culture & Entertainment / Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Wheelie Bars and Trunk Lid Notch

With Alex attending LS Fest, Dennis stayed behind to work on the ’55 and was in charge of the video filming too! In this video, Dennis gets the wheelie bars […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Alex Taylor’s “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Building the Cage

Over the past few weeks, there has been a lot of progress in a short period of time on the Quest for the Sixes 1955 Chevy build—but we needed to […]

Brakes & Suspension / Car Culture & Entertainment / Driveline / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: For 9-Inch Rear Build and Chassis Update

After focusing the previous video on fiberglass, Alex and team are back to work on the ’55’s chassis. Specifically, the focus for this video is on the front wheel and […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Alex Taylor’s “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Fabricating a Chassis

What all ACTUALLY goes into building a car? That’s a loose-ended question with lots of variables, I know! So, lets narrow that down… What does it take to build a […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Fiberglass Doors, Trunk Lid, Front Clip, Oh My!

Alex Taylor’s Quest for the Sixes 1955 Chevy build continues with the goal of debuting at Rocky Mountain Race Week. From chassis work in the last episode to fiberglass work […]