Hot Rod Custom Cadillac parked on the street at the Monterey Car Auction
August 2009.....How fast can a parked Cadillac go?.... Art Deco
Streamlined, Chopped, Lowered and just cool. Very nice body and finish
Larry's Diesel Rat Rod
This is one spooky Hot Rod...just looks like something that would start
following you out of no ware..ck it out!!!!
Wrecked Wrecker at Lead East 2009
The is my friend Avery's infamous Wrecked Wrecker that he brought to Lead
East 2009. Mad bangin! Mad slammed! Mad Worst Rat Rod Award!
Most repeated answers from Avery at the show:
"Yes I made it"
"Yes it runs"
"Yes it drives"
Avery's favorite quotes from spectators:
"This is SUCK" - drunk dude
"That's disgusting!" - 6 year old kid lookin into the cab
Congrats Avery on having by far the most popular car in all of Lead East!
The Shark (Rat Rod)
Interesting things found at small, local car shows. This project was found
in southern New Mexico. The song is Rat Rod by Terry Davidson and the
Gears from the album Damnation Blues. Available for download from Amazon.
Rat Rod 4x4 build
1935 4x4 project air ride from 0 to +12 tires are 44 inch on the back 39
front Dana 5.13 gear back front 4.56 4L80E tranz LS Engine
This is as work is in process....
Mitch Allread: Don't Call it a Rat Rod... - /BIG MUSCLE
It packs a 400 hp diesel out of a Ford F-350, a Dana 80 rear-end, and a
look and feel that would make Max Rockatansky feel right at home. This is
Mitch Allread's custom fabricated creation and it is, without a doubt, one
of the coolest things on the road today. This is a machine that transcends
the traditional hot rod formula by breaking down borders and setting its
Whereas most hot-rods are built by custom shops utilizing parts from mail
order catalogs, Mitch took a different approach and fabricated just about
everything on his ride by hand. Calling this a rat-rod would be an insult -
a work of art however... that'd be just fine.
1960 Peterbilt Hotrod Truck called Piss'd Off Pete
While I was at SEMA 2009 a captured a video of Piss'd Off Pete's engine
being revved up in front of a huge SEMA crowd just down from the
This is Jay Leno's 1960 chopped Peterbilt with a 852ci two-stroke Detroit
Diesel twin-supercharged V12 mated to an Allison 4-speed automatic
transmission from a Greyhound bus. The engine produces 500 horsepower and nearly 1000
lb-ft torque with a red line of just 2,800 rpm. Built by the Blastolene
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