Hot Rod Girl is a classic, 1956 film about the emerging Hot Rod culture. It centres around the story of a man who's younger brother is killed in a racing accident, he then quits the sport, but the sport isn't quite done with him.
American Racing have been creating custom wheels for hot rod racing since 1956, they have one of those iconic American logos
I like to think it's her car.
Hot Rod Magazine was established just after World War II in 1948 and has been publishing a monthly magazine dedicated to automotive tinkering non-stop since then. That's a hell of a feat.
Ben Thomas is the head wrenchman and owner of Rancho Deluxe in Melbourne, Australia. He's a down to earth guy who builds some incredibly beautiful, no-nonsense hotrods that are a very accurate representation of what hotrods are supposed to be, or certainly what they started out as.