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Just in Time For Halloween...

Written by Tuesday, 07 October 2014 12:53

Jim's Blog: Show Us Your Favorite Junkyard!

Written by Tuesday, 23 September 2014 15:11
Every car guy has a go-to parts place -- the junkyard with a row of ’55 Chevys, or ’68 Chevelles, or ’69 Roadrunners. ACC ran a feature on our favorite junkyards in some of our early issues, and I think it's time we do it again. Back when I was…
We’re working on the November/December issue of ACC this week, and that means it’s time again for our ACC Question of the Month. Today's kids have a lot of things going on in their lives. And as a lot of older gearheads will tell you, it doesn't seem like cars…

Gettin' Loose on the Drag Strip

Written by Tuesday, 09 September 2014 10:29

I Like Big Pete

Written by Tuesday, 26 August 2014 11:18
I'd heard rumors about a very special muscle car collection, hidden away in a warehouse somewhere in the Portland suburbs. About three weeks ago, I had the chance to check it out. I got a call from World of Speed's PR team. Were we interested in driving 15 minutes south…
Hot August Nights is a busy event -- every day, from dawn until well after dark, there are car events happening all over the Reno-Sparks area. You have to plan out your day carefully to be sure you get to everything you want to see. But even the most well-thought-out…

Top 10 Diesel Burnouts

Written by Monday, 11 August 2014 13:24

Chad's Blog: Snakebit on the Road to Reno

Written by Friday, 01 August 2014 16:50
Driving to Reno in a Viper. That idea separates people into two camps: "How much is this going to suck," and "Who needs to pack? When are we leaving?" Add to that our car's stiffer ACR package and the divide deepens a little more. It's not hard to guess which…

Jim’s Blog: Firing it Up in Reno

Written by Friday, 01 August 2014 15:47
Virginia Street in downtown Reno is one of the main cruising strips for Hot August Nights. But each day of the event, traffic is redirected elsewhere and the road becomes a huge car show, with hundreds of vintage hot rods, muscle cars, street rods, and trucks, posed in the sun…