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Hot rods are typically American cars with large engines modified for linear speed. The origin of the term “hot rod” is unclear. One explanation is that the term is a contraction of “hot roadster,” meaning a roadster that was modified for speed.

SEMA Show 2010: Hot Rod Alley

In how many ways can you imagine a car?  We could find a satisfactory answer on The Hot Rod Alley, at SEMA Show 2010. Since 1967, when SEMA got show on road, the hot rod industry displayed their most innovative and unrivaled products. The Hot Rod Alley is the place where visitors can admire and in the same time evaluate ...

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Mitsuoka Himiko Classic Edition

The Japanese manufacturer Mitsuoka has released the first images of Himiko in progress “Classic Edition”, available in limited edition of twenty copies at a price equivalent to €43,400 euros (£36,014; $57,418). Mitsuoka Himiko Classic Edition is based on Mazda MX-5, recognizing the two-tone black-red color, chrome insert along the entire side wall, leather seats and hard red-top. The Mitsuoka Himiko ...

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Retro Cars Pebble Beach 2010: an incoming Delahaye “Made in USA”

The Delahaye you see in the photo is an original ’30s or bears the signature of Figoni & Falaschi on the body. No, the copy which will be exhibited at the 2010 Pebble Beach Retro Auto (as distinct from the most famous Concours d’Elegance, ed), is a model built in New Jersey, Delahaye USA. It reminds us of the golden ...

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Racer X Design : Cuda AAR-10

The ‘Cuda AAR-10 is based on top of a 1970 Plymouth Barracuda, and keeps the basic lines that made the Barracuda one of the most sought after muscle cars of the era intact. It was designed by Reuben Zammit of Racer X Design, with the help of David J. Meyer who brought the insight on the history of the ‘Cuda. ...

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