1972 GMC Black Betty

1972 GMC “Black Betty”

Alexis Austin

The product of a whole family of hot rod fans, James Buckalew always felt the need to go fast. In his early days, trips out in his father’s Mustang Mach 1 led James to pursue his own dreams of a hot rod muscle car or muscle truck. When it came time for James to find his very own muscle car, …

1965 Chevrolet Chevelle - Reflection

1965 Chevrolet Chevelle – Reflection

Alexis Austin

The Detroit Autorama show is always a great showcase of custom-built cars, vying for the coveted Ridler Award. Restored and custom muscle cars from all over the country show up at the Autorama for “the greatest automotive extravaganza in the world,” and the 2019 Detroit Autorama didn’t disappoint! It was at this show that the 1965 Chevrolet Chevelle called “Reflection” …

1992 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 by Level 7 Motorsports

1992 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 by Level 7 Motorsports

Alexis Austin

Level 7 Motorsports recently took the initiative on restoring and appreciating the slowly climbing value of the third-generation Chevrolet Camaro. For a long time, this generation has been left largely unloved, and its bargain prices haven’t endeared it to the pro-touring enthusiast community, either. Now that they’re finally beginning to appreciate in value, these cars could be next in line …

1981 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo by Schwartz Performance

1981 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo by Schwartz Performance

Alexis Austin

Schwartz Performance created this outstanding restomod from a 1981 Pontiac Trans Am. While this model has always been an awesome-looking car, its original drivetrain never had the same pizzazz. Luckily, Schwartz Performance has changed that with this no-expenses-spared pro-touring restoration. Where before the 1981 Pontiac Trans Am had a lackluster powertrain to push it around, the restomod by Schwartz Performance …

1971 Chevrolet Camaro “Infrared” – Steve Aguilar

Craig Meyer

Fresh out of the winners circle at the 2019 Grand National Roadster Show is this gorgeous 71 Camaro owned by Steve Aguilar.  Built by the super talented crew at Stones Metal Shop this Camaro is ready to tear up the streets and Auto-X track.  Powered by a LS 454 and backed up with a Bowler prepped Tremec T56 Magnum and …

1971 DeTomaso Pantera “ADRNLN” by Ring Brothers

Craig Meyer

This 1971 De Tomaso Pantera created quite a stir when it made its public debut at the 2013 SEMA show. Combining Ring Brothers creativity with Italian styling and American horsepower,  ADRNLN – is a re-imagined take on the Pantera designed in collaboration with Nike’s innovation skunk works team.  Currently owned by Prestone you can find ADRNLN making appearances all over …

1950 Buick Special – Randy Wilcox

Craig Meyer

If you’re into classic American Iron you’ve got to check out this 1950 Buick Special.  Built by The Roadster Shop as part of their “Survivor Series” this Buick has had the full modern chassis and drive-train treatment while retaining all that is cool about the original Buick design.  Powered by an LS engine backed up with a Bowler 4L60E and …

1971 Pontiac GTO “The Judge” by The Roadster Shop

Craig Meyer

Another gorgeous build by the boys at The Roadster Shop.  This 1971 GTO has had the full frame off treatment and too many body mods to list here.  Packing a Whipple Supercharged LS engine and Bowler prepped Tremec Magnum 6-speed all mounted to a RS Fast Track chassis this GTO will get it!  Click the photo link for more build …

1971 Chevrolet Camaro “Road Rage” by Roadster Shop

Craig Meyer

Roadster Shop shocked the automotive world when they built the original “Rampage” Camaro track machine. But we all wondered how the Rampage would translate into a street machine. Well, this is it; meet the “Road Rage” Camaro! This insane widebody 1971 Chevrolet Camaro is powered by a 750HP 454ci Texas Speed LSX mated to a Bowler Performance Tremec T56 Magnum …

1964 Chevrolet Corvette by Mike Goldman Customs

Craig Meyer

Steve Locklin’s incredible 1964 Corvette was built by Mike Goldman Customs and debuted at the 2018 Goodguys PPG Nationals. It’s powered by a Corvette LT1 mated to a Bowler prepped Tremec T56 magnum transmission and rides on a Street Shop chassis, C7 Corvette suspension, Corvette brakes, 275/35ZR18 & 325/30ZR19 Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires, and custom 18×9.5/19×12 Forgeline one piece …

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air by Mike Goldman Customs

Craig Meyer

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air built by Mike Goldman Customs Owners Sonny and Debbie Freeman Lafayette, LA Build Sheet Art Morrison Enterprises – Chassis Axalta Coating Systems – Paint Boom Mat – sound deadening Bowler Performance Transmissions – Transmission upgrades Clayton Machine Works – Interior trim, pedal covers Concept ONE Pulley Systems – Pulley system Dakota Digital – Gauges Kugel Komponents …

1971 Ford Maverick by Greening Auto Company

Craig Meyer

Greening Auto Company made a killer ride out of an unlikely platform, the Ford Maverick.  This is another great example of how a great eye for design and detail can take the ordinary to extraordinary.  Starting with a nearly perfect car Greening was able to create a one-of-a-kind Pro-Touring Maverick for their customer Jimmy Shaw.  Powered by a Twin turbo …

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible by Chip Foose

Craig Meyer

Chip Foose unveiled this 1957 Bel Air at the 2018 SEMA show.  Built for Michael Malone, Chip carefully and meticulously reshaped the body of this 57  convertible to retain the classic styling but created a new look that would state how Chip felt the car should really look.  This flawless Bel Air is powered by a GM LS3 that is …

1971 Chevrolet Camaro by Vintage Fabrication

Craig Meyer

This 1971 Camaro was originally found in Springfield Mo. It started out as a 6 cylinder car with 108,000 miles and in amazing condition. Vintage Fabrication got to work and set the body down on a  Roadster Shop fast track chassis with front and rear independent suspension, including the upgraded billet a-arms and spindles. The Camaro is now powered by …