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Hot Rods Equal Freedom

Hot Rods Equal Freedom

Ford Hot RodOne of the fundamental ways that the automobile changed life in America would be that it provided a new dimension of freedom on many different levels. Imagine living in this great and vast country without a car, especially in years gone by when there was more undeveloped land.

There was a whole world out there to explore. Of course there were trains and eventually one could board an airplane to explore more of the country. But being able to get from one place to another while having transportation every step of the way to get around, once you got to your destination was freedom personified.

Hot Rod Heaven

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

AMC Javelin Hot Rod

AMC JavelinThere 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.

2012 Hot Rod Power Tour

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.