Category Archives: Ford

Bob and Shirley Sproul’s Candy-Coated Dream Machine

Sometimes life’s most simple accomplishments are the ones that make the most impact, regardless of how old you are. For Bob Sproul of Norton, Kansas, he recalls that moment like it was yesterday. Growing up on a farm in a … Continue reading

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This 305 Cubic-Inch Supercharged Coyote Makes 1,400 HP! Find Out How

Written by Michael Galimi on June 20, 2017 Officially, there have been 300 modern Cobra Jets built since its debut in 2008—just 50 models are made in each production run, with of course dozens of clone cars built to NHRA … Continue reading

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Parts To Power: Summer Street Strength

  Burnouts, Burgers & Beers. It’s all every gear head thrives for when the sun arrives for the summer months. So don’t throw your project under a tarp in your garage to leave it there for another year to come. … Continue reading

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55th Annual Chicago World of Wheels

By CASI Chicago on February 14, 2017 For the ultimate in automotive excitement, nothing rev’s up like a supercharged V-8 better than the O’Reilly Auto Parts Chicago World of Wheels, presented by South Oak Chrysler / Dodge / Jeep. Celebrating … Continue reading

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Custom Tire and Wheel Fitment Advice for Your Street Rod

Written by Tommy Lee Byrd on March 3, 2017 Correct tire and wheel fitment, combined with the right stance, can make any car stand out in a crowd. Dialing in the precise fitment is something that requires a little patience, … Continue reading

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The six-year build on this beautiful 1953 is finally complete

Written by Joe Greeves on February 1, 2017 Sometimes dreams really do come true. For Nicholas Benoit, a diesel mechanic living in Port Sulphur, Louisiana, it happened in a convenience store! As far back as he could remember, Nick always … Continue reading

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Holley Hits the EFI Bull’s-Eye

Written by Ron Ceridondo on January 20, 2017 Jason Scudellari – Photographer; If you’ve spent any time fiddling with cars you know the name Holley. While fuel system components, most notably carburetors, came to be the company’s claim to fame, … Continue reading

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