Articles for tag: Street Racing, Street Rod

Karla News

Street Racing: Too Fast, Too Furious and Too Fatal

Despite public awareness campaigns and massive crackdowns, street racing is becoming a popular and deadly past time for teens and young adults across the country and around the world. While only 8 years ago less than 150 deaths in the United States were attributed to street racing, recent estimates seem to indicate a steady climb ...

Karla News

Top Ten Project Car Buying Mistakes

When it comes to buying your dream project car – or any car for that matter – many common mistakes can occur that can lead to ruinous, costly results. Veteran and leader in the automotive restoration industry, Melvin Benzaquen, president of Classic Restoration Enterprises (Pine Island, NY), has had his fair share of these problems ...

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Georgia’s Eton County Fair to Be Held Sat. & Sun. Sept. 29 & 30

In the South, fall not only brings us the cooler temperatures, but the fun and excitement of the local county fairs. The annual Eton County Fair starts Saturday, offering a two day event filled with good food, fun and entertainment for all ages. Events begin at 8am and run throughout both days. There will be ...

Karla News

Chevy Impala: The Car that Stole Our Hearts

The 50’s.. It was an age of innovation. In 53, Chevy started adding power steering, power brakes, and power seats to all their latest models. In 1955 Chevy brought out the first few V8’s and the addition on the Corvette to their lines, which were and still are exciting attraction in the automotive world. The ...

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Choosing the Right V6 Engine For Your Street Rod

If you love your street rod, gas prices have probably got you a little nervous. With prices quickly edging closer to four dollars per gallon, chances are you’re not going to take out that big-block every day. The most overlooked and underappreciated engine available to drop into your rod that will save you some bucks ...