Archive for November, 2009

Flat Black

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

Chassis Tech Builds the Ultimate Body-Draggin’ Dime

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Photos by Kevin Whipps

 

Chassis Tech
2000 Chevy S-10
Mesa, AZ

 

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Texas Shop Special

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

Hill’s Hot Rods and JD Glassworks Take Custom Truck Building to a Whole New Level

ST-0911-HILLS-LeadMost dreams are fueled by passion and a willingness to commit to something all the way. Jason Hill, owner of Hill’s Hot Rods in Lubbock, Texas, has always been a gearhead and custom truck fanatic from the day he got that magic plastic license from the state of Texas and started wrenching on his first truck, an ’81 C-10 square body. That early Chevy box truck influence might help explain why Hill’s has so many trick 1973-87 GM products on deck, but this shop is not just a one trick pony. Having rolling works of art from HHR land on the covers and pages of Street Trucks over the past four years, their talents can be applied to any blank metal canvas, classic or contemporary.

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Cost Conscious Horsepower

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

0607_st_ford_v8_engine_performance_01_thumbAiraid Injects the 4.6L Ford with More Ponies.

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Wheel 101

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

0607_st_us_wheel_shop_tour_07_thumbWe went and hung out with the folks at US Wheel for the afternoon to see the birth of a Bonspeed wheel from the conception process to the packaging.

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Louvers in the Hood

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

0606_st_truck_hood_louvers_23_thumbSir Michael’s Revolutionizes the Louver Industry-Again!

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Rumor Mill

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

0607_st_1957_chevy_truck_front_thumbMusso Motorsports’ 1957 Chevy

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Rockin’ Tunes

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

0606_st_truck_audio_system_installation_02_thumbAudio Innovations Installs Sights and Sounds from Rockford Fosgate, Eclipse and Directed Electronics

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Monday, November 2nd, 2009

0607_st_1956_ford_f100_front_thumbAir Ride Technologies’ Adjustable Effie

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Power to the Pavement

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

0606_st_ring_pinion_detroit_locker_38_thumbGetting the Ponies to the Ground with 4.56 Gears and a Detroit Truetrac

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Topping out the Tahoe

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

0606_st_rancho_suspension_lift_kit_01_thumbInstalling Rancho Suspensions’ 2007 Tahoe 4-inch Lift Kit.

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