Blog Posts - Grand National Roadster Show 2011



America’s Most Beautiful Roadster At The 2011 GNRS

Number of Views: 6 The GNRS is now in its 62nd year. Once known as the Oakland Roadster Show, it is the longest running indoor car show in the world! Produced at the Fairplex in Pomona for the 8th consecutive year.Over 500 show vehicles compete for t...
by xoxobook on Feb 14, 2011

The cool hot rods that caught my eye inside the Suede Palace at the 2011 Grand National Roadster Show

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by Car Reviews on Feb 4, 2011

this hot rod has great rake

Nice black stripe on the beltline, understated, but balances the look perfectly...
by Car Reviews on Feb 4, 2011

This is a new thing, never seen it before, and I love it. 1937 headlights on a fenderless hot rod

Great choice of radiator overflow catch can, perfect color match... I don't think I've seen betterWhat do you think? Ever seen 37 headlights on a fenderless? Like it?
by Car Reviews on Feb 4, 2011

KABC in LA covered the Grand National Roadster Show, and Travis' hot rod got a prominent look... it's all about location! He got the perfect parking

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by Car Reviews on Feb 2, 2011

Hinkle's Gold Rush

Terrific display, simple, direct, and sharp The stands bolted to the lugs bolts are superb, great way to let people view the bellypan...
by Car Reviews on Feb 2, 2011

The Defibrillator

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by Car Reviews on Feb 2, 2011

The Van-Go... cool, very cool, from the "Cars Not Culture" guru of Church magazine, Coby Gewertz

see another gallery athttp://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2011/01/27/ear-severing-awesomeness/ but for the awesome photography and "peg the meter" cool factor, check into http://www.carsnotculture.com/usa/zine.htm...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

cool hauler at the GNRS, I didn't get the info, but it's got a great vintage look, nice lines, and perfect colors

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by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

Stone's Pig Garage rat rod, has some cool stuff to check out

Maybe a tractor grill, but I like it, and great placement of the headlightsNotice the horns on both sides of the firewall by the leading edge of the doors... cool. Great interior, I was instantly admiring the radio, the antique fire extinguisher, spe...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

Mike Dingillo's riveted rat rod

I didn't get a good shot of the top of the trans, but you can see that "go" and "rev" have been lettered on, reminiscent of Van Dutch's stating the obvious humor... I dig it Great dash, love the riveted speedometer piece...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

One cool hot rod

Not many hot rods go with the 413 Max Wedge induction, it's awesome looking long induction has to be the most far out I can think that any factory ever made That brass is great And you might not see them well, but the stanchions are huge pistons, or...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

Stretch's Hot Rod Lincoln

Love these stanchions, really great set...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

the Streeet Sweeper made by Slim's Fabrication, this van does effin wheelies!

Advertising your work doesn't get much more permanent than welding onto the bumper... and it's how I could find more info on the builder... so it definitely works see some better shots on Slim's blog: http://slimsfab.blogspot.com/2010/08/streetsweepe...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

The NHRA museum in Pomona has a rat rod out front, I'm not sure what that indicates, but I like it

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by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

Gerry cans and ammo cans, a new use for cool old military stuff

If you look close at the left hand can, at the top of the photo, you'll see the low pressure air fitting in the filler cap. It didn't work well the first time, but the builder was trying to use the gerry cans for air tanks for the air suspension... t...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

Harley Freeman's '24 Dodge... barbwire, bullet casings and flash supressors

Con rod for a shifter, and a Speed King drum pedal .. right on. Plus, a Blastolene sticker Above, a speaker cover. I like it...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011

Dodge truck rat rod, with a footlocker for a trunk, and a standout special rear window ornament

I like the tires and rims, nice touch. I don't know where they could have found this ornament, but it's superb Looks just like the footlocker my dad brought back from his time in the army during the Vietnam war...
by Car Reviews on Feb 1, 2011


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