Image of 1970 Dodge Charger R/T in original condition

Barn Find 1970 R/T Charger

Rare barn find found in California. This 1970 R/T Charger in almost survivor car condition. It’s not clear what engine is in this sleek coupe from muscle-car times, but it sure is pretty to look at! The 1970 model was the last of this classic ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ body style and had exterior refinements like […]

Image of Stokes Ranch showing old gas station, fire truck, and general store in Santa Rosa California

Fred Stokes Ranch Santa Rosa

Today I visited Stokes Ranch in Santa Rosa, where the 2018 Pacific Coast Gas Bash was hosted. I couldn’t help breaking away from the swap meet and strolling around the grounds for a few minutes. Fred Stokes hosts various clubs and swap meets throughout the year, and also restores his own vehicles. The collection of […]

Side profile of the Australian built Chevrolet coupe utility or ute.

Cooly Rocks On rocks on

HotRidesUSA.com is visiting Australia’s vacation paradise, the Gold Coast, where in the beach suburb of Coolangatta is hosting the annual classic car and rock and roll event ‘Cooly Rocks On’. The focus is on dance, music, and a street parade of classic cars from the 1970s and older, but because the event is open to […]

Dodge Viper V10 curves and dimensions

V10 Viper up close

Seeing a Dodge Viper V10 Phase DB I up close is awesome! The sheer scale and immense potential of this classic sports car is huge! Ten cylinders in V formation, an aluminum block casting developed by Lamborghini. It’s not just a truck engine like many commentators suggest. 505 cubic inches of energy potential, that’s 8.3 […]

Drive In Diner in Cloverdale California

There’s a little diner right in the center of Cloverdale that speaks historic memories just from a first glance. Pick’s Drive In Diner is garnished by classic Coca-Cola signage, fixed padded bar stools, riveted steel construction, corrugated iron, and a fallen ‘Carnation’ brand icecream sign. Above photo: Note the riveted steel construction on the walls […]

C7 Chevrolet Corvette parked in Guerneville, California

C7 Chevrolet Corvette in Northern California

C7 Corvette convertibles are the ultimate cruise machine and we snapped this yellow with black top bumble bee waiting for it’s owner outside the River Inn Grill in Guerneville, California recently. Guerneville is among the giant redwoods with Armstrong State Park close to Main Street and Highway One is only fifteen minutes west where you […]

57 Chev Bel Air LS motor on Morrison chassis. All leads and wires completely hidden.

Chevrolet Bel Air 57 Customized

Where are the leads, the cables, and the hoses? Simplicity is in the complex hidden details of this 57 Chevrolet Bel Air ground up custom cruiser. The engine bay of this customized 57 Chevy Bel Air is fully shaved. Fully fabricated firewall designed for a clean appearance, leads, wires, cables, lines and hoses almost entirely […]