Hot Rod Profiles

Boyd Coddington's Silver Bullet hot rod combines smooth, traditional styling with a potent Chevy 350. See more hot rod pictures.

The hot rod is a true American phenomenon that started shortly after World War II and continues to flourish today.

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We've compiled profiles of some of the most exciting hot rods ever to hit the street. Whether you're a true speed junkie or a car hobbyist, you'll love exploring these hot rod profiles, complete with dazzling photos and behind-the-scenes stories.

Check out the links below for profiles of hopped-up Model Ts of the 1940s, chopped Mercurys of the 1950s, high-tech rods of today, and much more.

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