65 Years of Hot Rod Magazine

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  1. fredball

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    65 Years of Hot Rod Magazine

    For you OLD car guys!
    There were over 300 of these cover cars found and
    brought in for this show.
    The question has always been - what happened to all
    these high performance
    beautiful cars from the past? Click on the below link
    and you will know...



    http://www.youtube.com/embed/AFKtlu-zL-w
     
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    "Cars that were built by guys with their own hands." Very cool.

    Thanks for posting this, Fred.
     
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    WOW, That brought back a lot of memories.
    Thanks for sharing.
     
  4. Stomper

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    Shouldn't the question be, "what ever happened to all those hot chicks in scant clothing in those magazines over the years?" :eek:
     
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    That was well worth the time,thanks
     
  6. 41Slinger

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    Great post, really enjoyed that a lot, Thanks.
     
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    Thank you Fred, excellent!
     
  9. RLS

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    That too. Auto Buff wasn't bad in it's day.
     
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    I had paper routes in the 60's to finance my hobbies and habits. Schwinn Stingray, 5hp B&S minibike, and every new edition (the first day they appeared) of Hot Rod, Road & Track, Car & Driver, Dune Buggies & Hot VWs, CarToons, Cycle World and all the others. Then there was Playboy...
     
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    I made it. Abut half the cars because the trailer queens and fearful ones of getting one speck of dirt on their sleds stayed home. Going to miss that show, over the years saw a lot of people once a year there, and some of them only brought out their rigs for that show only.

    The Davis family is parting with a lot of the cars, winnowing the collection down to about 25 cars. Building a new building for them and hopefully selling the property.

    It was one show where you could bring a car that was less than perfect and find people interested in it. Those are my kind of car people.
     
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    They got flats.
     
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    Great vid! Thanks fred!
     
  14. dunndeal

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    Enjoyed the video. I have almost all the issues of Hot Rod from the mid-60s back to issue #2.
     
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