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The Cleanest Open-Wheeled Truck You Can Drive From An Adirondack Chair

A 1972 longbed Chevrolet C10 pickup crawled into a chrysalis and emerged as a beautiful butterfly of a hot rod with suicide doors, a scrunched up face, and front wheels open to the elements. Somehow, it all kinda comes together.

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There Is No Reason To Hate High-Performance SUVs

Almost everyone I know loves hot rods. Almost everyone I know hates fast SUVs. But a fast SUV is the modern hot rod. It. Makes. No. Sense.

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All The Reasons Why We Can't Send Someone To Mars… Yet

Welcome to Must Read, where we single out the best stories from around the automotive universe and beyond. Today we've got reports from Wired, Austins in Americas and Hot Rod.

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Best of Oppositelock: May 28, 2013

Gathered here are the Oppositelock posts that people have put a good deal of effort into writing since last Friday. Today it includes driving a Hot Rod for the first time, why old cars suck, a moving piece for Memorial Day and more.

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Best of Oppositelock: May 28, 2013

Gathered here are the Oppositelock posts that people have put a good deal of effort into writing since last Friday. Today it includes driving a Hot Rod for the first time, why old cars suck, a moving piece for Memorial Day and more.

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Have you ever wished your shopping cart had a huge engine powering the wheels as you schlepped groceries down the dairy aisle? There would be no point to it, of course, but it would be cool. More »
Considering the Model A has been the Hot Rod platform of choice for decades, coming up with a unique way of modifying one is no small task. More »
Considering the Model A has been the Hot Rod platform of choice for decades, coming up with a unique way of modifying one is no small task. More »
Considering the fact a total of 127,952 Ford wagons rolled off the assembly line in 1960 some would take issue with the idea of calling this Ranch Wagon rare, but when is the last time you saw one of the 27,136 examples of this model built that year? More »
When your country is blanketed in snow, what are you going to do? Garage up your old hot rod and let it hibernate for half the year? Not this hardy Swede, who slides his '34 Ford through a snow track like it was a rally car. More »