Rich Wait is converting a 1961 Corvair Rampside pickup into a unique hot rod at his company Hot Rod Factory in East Bethel, Minnesota. The widened and stretched body lays over a custom tube chassis with an adjustable coilover suspension. In the… Read More ›
The restored Golden Sahara II debuts in Geneva: How (and why) an American custom legend resurfaced in Switzerland – Graham Kozak @Autoweek
The famed custom is wearing fresh paint and a new set of light-up Goodyear shoes If you had to guess the time and place for the grand re-emergence of the storied Golden Sahara II, you’d probably choose a traditional American rod… Read More ›
Kustomrama is an online encyclopedia dedicated to traditional hot rod and custom cars. Our mission is to protect, preserve and share traditional hot rod custom car history from all over the world. If you any interest in traditional rod and customs I highly recommend the… Read More ›
1960s’ rock duo Sonny and Cher drove a pair of far-out, George Barris-customised Mustang drop-tops. Five decades on, the wild horses are unleashed once more Read Matt Stone’s article at Autoclassics
Custom cars, aka Lead Sleds, will never go out of style. The legacies of Sam & George Barris, Larry Watson, Bill Hines, Dean Jeffries, Larry Alexander, Joe Bailon, Bill Cushenbery and so many other lead sled legends is carried forward by custom… Read More ›
We went back to Chicagoland Raceway today to the Good Guys national hot rod and custom show. Fantastic line up of cars as you can see by the photos.