Hot Rod Heaven
It can be challenging to find the hot rod that you are looking for if you simply shop around the area that is local to you. This is also true of parts. There are only so many hot rod enthusiasts and resources in any given town so you may have to branch out.
Going to car shows and joining hot rod focused collectible car clubs are ways to do this. Another good way to find hot rods for sale, parts, general information and other resources is to visit the right websites.
AMC Javelin Hot Rod
There are certain muscle cars of the 1960s and 70s that were often enhanced for added performance, and many of these were utilized on racing circuits. One such car was the AMC Javelin and we’ll take a look at it here in this post.
A lot of people who are younger fans of hot rods may not be that familiar with the AMC brand. AMC was the American Motors Corporation, and it was founded back in 1954.
Being able to circle your calendar and look foreword to an epic good time provides you with an extra reason to get up every morning. Classic hot rod fans have a lot of opportunities to do this every year because there are so many fun events that revolve around these incredible vehicles.
The only problem lies in the fact that you probably want to go to every event that you hear about and if you’re like most people your vacation time is limited. But of course, considering the fact that most of the events are on weekends you can participate in a lot of them if you’re willing to hit the road and explore your region.
Since you are into classic hot rods you are probably someone who can’t get enough information about your favorite pastime. One of the things that makes being a hot rod fan so much fun is the fact that you can take it to any level that you want to.
If you’re someone who really wants to dig in there and understand every nook and cranny of these vehicles as you restore them from the bottom up you could spend a lifetime building on your expertise. And if you prefer to collect these cars after they have already been restored there are limitless possibilities as well as you constantly scour every available avenue looking for your next big score.
The National Street Rod Association
If you are a big fan of classic hot rods you want to be plugged-in to all the latest news and information that you can get, and this is understandable. Now that we live in the age of the Internet we can indulge our passion to some extent with a simple click of a mouse, but there’s no substitute for personal interaction with people that love hot rods as much as you do.
Hot Rod Collector Extraordinaire: George Poteet
There is nothing like being able to indulge your passion for hot rods to the utmost, and there are some people who are actually living the dream that a lot of us have. A while back Hot Rod magazine did a feature on a Mississippi gentleman who is truly living the dream life of a hot rod enthusiast. His name is George Poteet and he has one of the most stunning collections of hot rods in the entire world.
When you go to a car show or some other type of gathering that brings together classic car fans where there are a lot of hot rods on display you feel like you’re in your element.
Unfortunately, most people don’t get to spend nearly enough time among their brethren hot rod fans in the flesh, but these days we have the Internet, baby. We can get together and discuss hot rods any time right from the comfort of our computer chairs, and that is what this blog is all about.