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1949 & 1950's Hot Rod Magazines














Item # 5001
Hot Rod Magazine
January 1950
NM - EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine shows some subtle use wear and the pages are super white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: Light coverage of Russetta's two-day meet; 1949 Reliability Run coverage; Carburetion Fuel Conversions; "World's Fastest" on display at the National Roadster Show; Behind the scenes of "The Big Wheel" movie; Murdock Payne's 1933 channeled coupe feature; Marvin Lee's Chevy 6 Streamliner feature with Cutaway illustration; Parts with Appeal featuring model Marlene Todd; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, features, and tech .
A well-preserved piece of Hot Rod magazine history in near mint condition. You'll have a difficult finding one in better condition.
$57.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5002
Hot Rod Magazine
February 1950
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the magazine pages are very white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: CRA Championship Race from Carrell Speedway in Gardena, California; George Bauman's unique hot rod feature; Terry Evan's Junior roadster feature; Engine Conversion - The Studebaker; 1949 Dry Lakes Record Holders; Dave Mitchell's 1928 Roadster pickup feature; Fred Ige's Trackster feature with cutaway; Parts with Appeal featuring model ShirleeTegge; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, features, and tech .
A nice piece of Hot Rod magazine history that will make a great addition to your collection.
$39.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5006
Hot Rod Magazine
June 1950
NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage of the Phoenix 100 Miler; Joe Nitti's 1932 Roadster feature; Bill Carash's Cadillac V-16 Roadster feature; Russetta Season Opener from El Mirage; Spalding Brothers' Chevrolet Six track roadster feature and Cutaway; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great vintage ads and excellent editorial.
This fantastic issue will make a nice upgrade to your early Hot Rod magazine collection
$55.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5008
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1950
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing.The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Preview to the 2nd-annual Bonneville Salt Flat Speed Trials; George Hale's 1933 three-window coupe feature; Coverage of Russetta's third meet from El Mirage; Kenny Smith's channeled 1929 A roadster feature; SCTA coverage from El Mirage; Eddie Miller's Pontiac 6 Lakster feature and cutaway; Stroker McGurk Cartoon; Plus more great vintage ads and excellent editorial.
A well-preserved issue of Hot Rod, the magazine that started it all.
$48.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5010
Hot Rod Magazine
October 1950
VG+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing, although it includes holes for a three-ring binder. The spine shows some moderate use wear with a 1-inch separation from the bottom going up. The pages are excellent with minor yellowing mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage of the 1950 Bonneville Nationals; Speed Timing equipment; Mac Schutt's 1932 Ford Roadster feature; Lindley Bothwell's "The Spider" 1912 Model T Ford feature; Russetta Time Trials; Stroker McGurk cartoon; Plus more great features and editorial.
Even with the three holes (see scan), this fantastic issue will make a nice addition to any early Hot Rod collection.
$21.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5102
Hot Rod Magazine
February 1951
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some average use wear and the pages have some minor yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: 4th Annual Pasadena Reliability Run coverage; Ralph Neal's '32 Ford Roadster feature; Frank Burrell's Cadillac-Powered Willys Overland feature; Salinas Drag Races; Jay Everett's '34 Ford Pickup feature; Engine Conversions - Ford 6 - Part 1; Bruce Passmore's unique Canadian Hot Rod feature; Century Toppers' 1950 Modesto auto show coverage; Stroker McGurk Cartoon; Plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A great issue full of fantastic, historical articles and features.
$38.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5103
Hot Rod Magazine
March 1951
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some average use wear and the pages are in excellent shape showing some minor yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Roadsters in the Big Time - Part 1-- Pre-war racing events featuring to top drivers, manufacturers, and dealers; Fran Marsh, Jr's '32 Victoria feature; Current status of interest in Hot Rod sport; Valve Timing; Art Chrisman's Customized '36 Ford feature; On Your Head at 200mph by C.L. Puffer; Overhead valves for Ford 6; Marvin Joslen's '29 Street Roadster feature and cutaway; Stroker McGurk cartoon; Plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A great issue that will make a nice addition to your collection.
$27.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5104
Hot Rod Magazine
April 1951
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing (including a grease pencil mark on cover). The spine shows subtle use wear and the pages are excellent with just minor yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: CRA Track Roadsters fromCarrell Speedway in Gardena, California; AAA Bantam V8 Streamliner - do you know this car?; Drag Strips and their phenomenal speeds; Speed trials from Daytona Beach; A look at the Horning GMC truck engine; Jack Morgan's Channeled '34 Roadster feature with cutaway; Roadsters in the big time - Part II; Hot Rod Shop Tour - Bell Auto Parts; Parts With Appeal featuring model Wendy Waldron; How To Lower your car; Valve Timing is Important - part II; Stroker McGurk cartoon; Plus more great editorial, tech articles and features.
A fantastic issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$31.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5107
Hot Rod Magazine
July 1951
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing including "COMPLIMENTARY" stamped in two places. The spine shows some handling wear and has a 1-inch separation on the very bottom. The pages are in good shape showing only minor yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Russetta SCTA Opener from El Mirage; V-8's - From Ford to Firepower; NHRA Membership roster continues to grow; Wayne Mahaffey's '35 Ford Phaeton feature; Dual Exhaust systems; The formation of the Fontana Racing Association; Bob dunkers' '27 Model T Track Roadster feature; Parts With Appeal featuring model Jackie Kenley; Stroker McGurk cartoon; Plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A fantastic issue that will make a nice addition to your collection.
29.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5108
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1951
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are incredibly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Drag Racing coverage from Paradise Mesa Airstrip in San Diego; Update on the NHRA's progress; Bonneville preview; Bill & Jim Etes' 1930 A Sedan feature; Bob & Jerry Pederson's 1932 Sedan feature; Hot Rodder at Indianapolis; Bill Vogtt's 1951 Henry J feature; Chapparrals Car Club of Dallas, Texas; Coverage of El Mirage racing - Russetta in May and SCTA in June; Monte Trone's 1933 Ford Coupe feature; Hot Rod Shop Tour featuring Bill Toia's speed shops in Detroit; Parts with Appeal featuring model Mary Lou O'Connor; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A fantastic issue that will make a nice upgrade to your collection.
$31.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5109
Hot Rod Magazine
September 1951
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and slight creasing (Pages 43-44 has a order form cut out). The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages have some very slight yellowing mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Nitro! The poor man's Supercharger, Bill Albot's Channeled 1937 Ford feature, Invitation to Bonneville, Coverage of the SCTA July Meet from El Mirage; Rico Squaglia's AMBR winner feature; Crankshaft Stroking, Bill Kens "D" Class Record Holding Twin-Engine Streamliner feature, Kenz& Leslie Hot Rod Shop Tour; Parts with Appeal featuring model Linda Peterson; plus more great editorial, tech articles and, features.
This fantastic, rare issue will make a nice addition to most any Hot Rod magazine collection.
$31.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5111
Hot Rod Magazine
November 1951
EX+ - NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the magazine pages are super white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: 3rd Annual Bonneville Championship Trials coverage; Don Williams' 1932 five-window coupe feature; Installing Zephyr Gears in a Ford Transmission; Larry Eave's 1932 roadster feature; Drag Racing coverage from Denver; Looking into the Crosley four engine; Akton Miller's 1927 Bonneville T Roadster feature; Parts With Appeal featuring Rosemarie Bowe; Stroker McGurk Cartoon; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles, and great features.
A great piece of Hot Rod history in amazing condition.
$29.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5112
Hot Rod Magazine
December 1951
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. "Whitey Baruster" is written in ink inside the Hot Rod logo in ink. The spine shows mostly subtle use wear and the pages show some yellowing mostly around the edges due to age and storage.
This Issue Includes: Installing a V-8 in your Model A; Reliability Run coverage; Miniature Midgets from Denver; Fred Zaft's 1932 five-window coupe feature: Lady of the Lakes Doris Stinson profile; Drag racing from Caddo Mills, Texas; SCTA coverage from El Mirage; Tips on Timing - SCTA's Mobil system for clocking events; Stan Hartel's 1931 A Roadster feature; Coverage of the Cal-Neva Rod Run; Stroker's Christmas List; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles and great features.
Another fantastic issue that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$21.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5205
Hot Rod Magazine
May 1952
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine is separated from the bottom to the middle staple, but is still secure. The magazine pages are just a bit yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: StorkerMcGurk cartoon; Ak Miller shows how to get more performance from your Olds 88 Engine; Santa Ana drags; Oakland Roadster Show Review; Mountain Goat Jeep Road Test; Dick Flint's Lakes/Street Roadster feature; Parts with Appeal featuring model Stephany Hampson; Bud Parham's '25 T Pickup feature; Bob Garrett and Harold Osborn's "Anteater" dry lakes racer feature; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles, and great features.
Another great issue of the magazine that started it all.
$9.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5207
Hot Rod Magazine
July 1952
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some subtle use wear and the pages are in excellent condition and amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: My Fordomatic Takes a Beating - 21,000 transmission test; Fred Davis' '51 108 mph Nash Convertible feature; Coverage of the International Motor Sports Show from New York; SCTA;s opening meet from El Mirage; Fred Carrillo's Mercury-powered modified T roadster feature; Century Toppers' Auto Show; Parts with appeal featuring model Trudy Wroe; Jack Crockett's'26 T feature; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles, and great features.
A great piece of Hot Rod history that will display nicely with the rest of your Hot Rod magazine collection.
$21.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5208
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1952
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows mild use wear and the pages are in excellent condition with very slight yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Behind the Scenes at Indianapolis; Russetta Timers First meet from El Mirage; The Studebaker V8 Engine; Ted Miller's '27 T Straight-line racer feature; Coverage of the Indianapolis Custom Auto Show; Parts With Appeal featuring model Beverly Cottrell; The Kreepin Krips Handicap Hot Rod Club; Stroker McGurk cartoon; Tommy Foster's '32 Ford Roadster feature; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles, and great features.
Another fantastic issue that will make a nice addition to your collection.
$19.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5209
Hot Rod Magazine
September 1952
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some average use wear and the magazine pages are in excellent condition and are just lightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Studebaker V-8 Engine and Conversions and road test; Bonneville preview; John Bockius' '32 five-window turned roadster feature; James Gaylord's FordSler feature; Harold Post's "Post Special" streamliner feature; First Cam Jammers drag meet from Akron Airport; Parts with Appeal featuring model Miss Neva Gilbert; Stroker McGurk cartoon; Al Jerauld and George Barber's "O" Class record holding belly tanker; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles and great features.
A great piece of Hot Rod history in decent condition.
$15.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5210
Hot Rod Magazine
October 1952
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine is in good shape with just a 1/2-inch separation on the bottom and one on the top. The pages are in excellent condition and are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Frenching your headlights the George Barris way; Preview of the 1952 Bonneville National Time Trials; David Linebaugh's modified Kaiser 88 feature; Tom Beatty's drop-tank Lakester feature; Drag racing coverage from the Redwood Timing Association; Vic Hickey's jeep feature and test; Parts with Appeal featuring model Pat Channing; Last of the Ford Aluminum Blocks; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more insightful editorial, useful tech articles and great features.
A great piece of Hot Rod history that will display nicely with rest of your early Hot Rod magazine collection.
$15.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5304
Hot Rod Magazine
April 1953
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some use wear and is loose from the bottom just past the first staple, but is still attached. The magazine pages are in great shape and are especially white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Installing a Stude V-8 in a Ford chassis; Jerry Hill's '32 Touring feature; Kelly-Junkin roadster feature; Coverage of the Michigan Autorama; District of Columbia Hot Rod Club; C.L. Munding's unusual roadster feature; Paul Sylva's OHV-Merc T Roadster feature; Harvey Haller's Lakester built in Hawaii; Bill Waddill's Cadillac-powered Crosley Bonneville car; Harvey Lister's '32 Ford roadster feature; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A great piece of Hot Rod history in collectible condition.
$15.25 + Shipping.

Item# 5307
Hot Rod Magazine
July 1953
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some average use wear and the pages are slightly yellowed mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Putting a Lincoln V-8 in a Ford Ranch Wagon; Drag Racing action from Illinois; How new technology Glass Packed Mufflers are made; 1953 Russetta opener from El Mirage; Rowan Road Angels Club; Seifried T-Bird feature; Ed Papac's 1932 Ford Roadster feature; Dick Zimmer's Custom Cadillac feature; Frank and Verge Bertuccio and Willis Henkle's Roadster Show winning roadster pickup feature; Parts with Appeal featuring model Merry Anders; First Eastern Police Sponsored Drag Racing event from Long Island; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
Just a fantastic issue that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$21.75 + Shipping.

Item# 5308
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1953
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Preview to racers getting ready for Bonneville; V-8 engine in a Ford 6 chassis; Soap Box Speed Secrets; Fred Van Buren's home-built roadster; Andy Rae's '52 Chevy Custom; Bill Rolland's '29 Roadster feature; Fred Zaft's '32 five-window Ford; Robert Olivas' '34 Tudor feature; Parts with Appeal featuring starlet Mamie Van Doren; Tulsa Timing Association Club; Cal-Neva Drags coverage; Stroker McGurk Cartoon; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
Another fantastic Hot Rod issue that will upgrade most any collection.
$24.25 + Shipping.

Item# 5312
Hot Rod Magazine
December 1953
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Pikes Peak coverage; Bonneville pictorial; Ignition Ailments; Hooper-Brown "Shadoff Chrysler" streamliner feature; Jack McDermott's '29 Ford Roadster feature; George Barris customizes a '51 Chevy; Britain's Fastest Dragster of Ted Lloyd-Jones; Parts with Appeal featuring model Hillary Hall; Edward Losinski's Class B Ford Roadster feature; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A fantastic issue with great vintage articles and ads that will make a nice addition to your vintage Hot Rod magazine collection.
$22.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5404
Hot Rod Magazine
April 1954
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some subtle use wear and the pages are in excellent condition as well with some very minor yellowing due to age.
This Issue Includes: How to hop up a Ford straight six; Alec Issigonis' lightweight roadster feature; Bruce Crower's Blown Hudson feature; Know your Fuel System Part II; Pickup Tips for Truckers; Nick Mikoliza's Rambler Convertible feature; Thom Charter's custom Chevy convertible; Jim Woodburn's '29 Model A feature; Twin Car Test featuring identical cars - one using Wynns product, the other not; Parts With Appeal featuring model Molly Sinclair; Pour Yourself A Car; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and car features.
A nice solid issue that will make a fantastic upgrade to your collection.
$23.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5502
Hot Rod Magazine
February 1955
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. There is a subtle moisture stain on the front cover as well. The spine shows some average use wear and the magazine pages are just lightly yellowed mainly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Carrera Panamericana Road Race from Mexico; Rowland Arnet's Studebaker feature; Finding the right heads for sure-fire performance; Ralph Neal's '32 drag roadster feature; The fine art of pin striping with Von Dutch; Roy Reed and LeRoyNeumayer's belly tank feature; Draggin' Around; Kurtis Kraft experimental roadsters; Stroker McGurk cartoon; How to modify a '39-'40 hood; plus more great editorial, technical articles, and features.
Just a fantastic issue full of some great vintage articles and pictures.
$9.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5503
Hot Rod Magazine
March 1955
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the magazine pages are just lightly yellowed mainly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Do a Better ring job; Don James' roadster feature; A look at Pontiac's new V-8; Don Hentzell's '27 T roadster pickup feature; Tony "Fuzzy" Luscri's '40 Ford Pickup feature; George Smith's Cadillac-powered '37 Ford pickup feature; Drag Racing from Colton, California; Chuck Porter's chopped '49 Ford pickup feature; Joe Cardoza's belly tank dragster feature; Jerry Campbell's '48 Chevy aero sedan feature; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, technical articles, and features.
Just a fantastic issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$21.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5505
Hot Rod Magazine
May 1955
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are super white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: Soup that Chev; Mel Gerrard's Ford Phaeton feature; Know your hydraulic lifters; Dick Bozeman's Custom '50 Chevy Bel Air feature; Nerf Bars; Jalopy Circuit coverage; Darrell Timmerman's '34 Ford pickup feature; Nerf Bars and Slip Tubes - How to - part I; Dave Wood Jr. builds a 5/8 scale '32 Ford roaster; Dodge Firearrow concept; A look into proper steering angles; Lower the beam properly with a dropped axle; plus more great features, technical articles, and editorial.
This is sure to make an excellent addition to your vintage Hot Rod magazine collection.
$19.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5507
Hot Rod Magazine
July 1955
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer, and the pages are lightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Bolt-on 83 easy horsepower; Close-ratio Cogs; Ed Krobs' Dragster feature; Bart Root's record-setting B Roadster feature; Intake port alignment; Jim Kida's '52 Club Coupe Ford feature; Capping off the deuce grille shell water spout; Drag Racing from all around the U.S.; Stroker McGurk cartoon; The Hot Rod Bop; plus more excellent editorial, technical articles, and features.
A great issue in just amazing condition.
$22.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5508
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1955
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear, and the pages are just slightly yellowed mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: A look at the new Packard V-8 Engine; A Look at the Entries of the Indy 500; Oliver Hines' '33 Ford coupe feature; Build yourself a Fordillac - Cadillac to Ford engine swap; Jerry McKenzie's T Roadster feature; Ed Losinski's dragster feature; Safari '55 - A look at the NHRA Safety Safari from coast-to-coast in 1955; Worth Gruelle's restored '28 Model A Ford wagon; Empire State Timing Association Hill Climb; plus more excellent technical articles, editorial, and features.
Just another great Hot Rod magazine with fantastic content, and in excellent condition.
$24.25 + Shipping.

Item #5511
Hot Rod Magazine
November 1955
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the magazine pages are super white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: Bonneville 1955 coverage; Farris Kolbeck's '49 Chevrolet Custom feature; Duncan-Hill-Davis Streamliner feature/profile; Drag Racing from Massachusetts; Lonnie Glaskin's Deuce sedan feature; NHRA Regional Championships from Pennsylvania; Test Lab T feature; Stop That Car Part III; North Carolina drag action; Regional Drag Championships from Florida; Franklin Pierce's '34 Ford feature; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A nice Hot Rod that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item #5602
Hot Rod Magazine
February 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed from age and storage.
This Issue Includes: A Look at the New 1956 Cadillac; Stock Car Racing by Ray Brock; Coverage of the Arizona State Championships Drag Race; Putting a new Chevy V-8 in a Classic Ford truck; '40 Ford pickup feature from the Barris shop; Stylish Studes; Inserting Horizontal Bars in the Grille of a '32 Ford; The Fastest Dragster - The Riley Special Driven By Calvin Rice feature; National Drag Finals coverage From Perryville, Arizona; Roddin' at Random; Building a Jalopy; Jerry Woodward's Thunder Rod feature; plus more great tech, editorial, and features.
A great issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$22.50 + Shipping.

Item #5608
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1956
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are lightly yellowed from age.
This Issue Includes: Big gears for any engine; Jack Moss' Dodge V-8-powered dragster feature; Valves - A Necessary Evil; Bill Breec's three-window Ford feature; West Coast Regional Drag Championships from San Gabriel Raceway; Roadsters Return - A Look at the New Build Styles of Roadsters; The New Look at Sprint Cars; Dick Charlton's Cadillac-powered '40 Ford feature; Rocky Mountain Drag Regionals from Pueblo; Southwest Regional Drag Championships from Caddo Mills, Texas; plus more useful tech, great editorial, and features.
Another great issue that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$21.50 + Shipping.

Item #5609
Hot Rod Magazine
September 1956
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Pikes Peak coverage; Bill Murphy's Buick-powered Kurtis; Atlantic Coast Championship Drags coverage; Ralph Stone's 1932 B/R feature; Chrylser 300-B rod test and feature; Walker Brothers' B/F Tudor feature; Northeast Regional Drags coverage; Paul Wellborn's Ardun-powered dragster; Ford Thunderbird - Cadillac engine swap; Choose the Right Cam; Midwest Regional Drag Meet coverage; Quarter Midget Racing; plus more great tech, features, and editorial.
This Hot Rod issue will make a nice addition to most any collection
$18.50 + Shipping.

Item #5611
Hot Rod Magazine
November 1956
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: A look at the new 1957 Plymouth; Coverage of the National Drag Championships from Kansas City; Melvin Heath profile; Romeo Palamides' Dragster feature; Putting a V-8 in a Willys; 1956 Bonneville time trials coverage; Johnny Weston's 1932 Ford Roadster feature; New National record holders from Kansas City; 24 Hours of LeMans; Dick Phillips' 1949 Ford feature; Buzz Silva's 1926 T feature; plus more great editorial, tech, and features.
A great Hot Rod Magazine full of some great vintage editorial and photos.
$16.50 + Shipping.

Item #5702
Hot Rod Magazine
February 1957
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Rod testing the 1957 Olds 88; Wes Bevly's, Ken Atkinson-built Championship Bonneville D/Gas Roadster feature; Boring and stroking the Packard engine; Southern California Drag Championships coverage from Colton; Ron Guidry's '36 Ford feature; Available transmission adaptors; Buick V-8 swap in a Merc; Bill Harrison's '21 Dodge Roadster feature; Archie Ary's A/Fuel Crosley feature; Nicholls Brothers' Olds-powered Dragster feature; John Bandimere's Supercharged '56 Chevy feature; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
A great issue that will make a nice addition to any Hot Rod magazine collection.
$17.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5705
Hot Rod Magazine
May 1957
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. There is a stain on the top area of the cover along with some slight moisture issue. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage from Daytona Speedweek pictorial; Plymouth: Fury vs. Stock; Tony Krajacic's custom Pink Jet '32 Roadster feature; Emil Costantino's Ford Thunderbird feature; Ingenuity in Action - Various types of Dragsters; Gary Groves' '34 Ford five-window coupe feature; Building a GM Hydra-matic transmission; The ABC's of Trouble Shooting - Part II; plus more tech, editorial, and feature articles.
This is a great issue for the Hot Rod magazine collector.
$11.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5706
Hot Rod Magazine
June 1957
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows no real use wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Experimental Corvette Super Sport feature; Elton McEldowney's Red Hot Deuce Feature; 1957 Pontiac Super Chief Catalina Road Test and feature; Ray Anderegg's Model T Roadster feature; Experimental chassis design for the Indy 500; The Fabulous Featherweight - Britan's 620lb 141hp Roadster feature; Charles Tabucci's '46 Chrysler-powered Ford Coupe feature; ABC's of Trouble Shooting, Part III; Racing The Stocks; Dean Jeffries Shows some pinstriping ideas; Life at the Drags; Plus more great technical articles, features and, editorial.
A fantastic issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$21.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5712
Hot Rod Magazine
December 1957
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are super white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: First Look: 1958 Chevy; Understanding and Maintaining Bearings: Rollers, Balls, and Needles; Racing the Stocks and Half-Mile Drags at Reno; Oregon Championships Drag Racing; NHRA from Oklahoma City; John Hollingsworth's Model A Coupe feature; Bruce Geisler's GMC Pickup feature; Mr. Eliminator 1957 featuring Buddy Sampson's dragster feature; Lefty Muddersbach and Joe Dillon; Earl Robison's 1940 Ford feature; Tony Nancy's Flathead Powered Roadster feature; Let's Study Carburetors for Starting, Idling, Acceleration, Speed, and Econony; A look at power tools for all purposes; plus more great editorial, features, and tech articles.
This is just a great issue that will make a nice upgrade to any collection.
$22.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5801
Hot Rod Magazine
January 1958
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages show some yellowing mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: 1958 Fury Hot Rod test and feature; Benny Garat's 1934 Ford Bonneville Coupe feature; Big Engines for Thunderbirds; The Big Spring, Texas Drag Strip; Larry Fritsch's Custom Merc Pickup feature; Carl Stone's "Rollin' Stone" B/SR Roadster; The "Dragliner" feature; Bob Paulin's 1951 Chevy Custom; Willie Eibner's 1932 Ford feature; Houston's Freeway Drag Strip; Karol Miller's 150-mph Ford Sedan feature; plus more great editorial, technical articles, and car features.
This is an incredible issue is a must-have for any Hot Rod magazine enthusiast.
$21.50 + Shipping.

Item # 5802
Hot Rod Magazine
February 1958
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Pontiac Bonneville Test and feature; Final USAC Stockers From Riverside Raceway Crown Jerry Unser 1957 Champ; Cars for Kids - Quarter Midget Racing; Lee Holcomb's Award-Winning 1932 Ford Coupe feature; John Cox's Custom Merc feature; George Kilger's 1951 Chevy Custom feature; Answers to Your Racing Tire Problems; Vesco-Dinkins Streamliner feature; New England Championship Drags Coverage; Bill Woodward's 1932 Ford Roadster feature; Chick LaLonde's Cadillac Pickup feature; plus more great car features, technical articles, and editorial.
Another great, rare Hot Rod with very cool articles in great condition.
18.50 + Shipping.

Item #5808
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1958
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear, and the pages are just slightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Hot Rod Boats; Dave Jona's 550-lb Crosley-powered Dragster feature; Vic Edelbrock powers up the Ford V-8 - part 1; Western States Championship Drag Races; Jim Culbert's 200 mph dry lakes roadster feature; John Cassaubon's Olds-powered coupe feature; Orville Mueller's '34 Chrysler-powered Ford coupe feature; Rob Remmel's '35 Ford pickup feature; Tony Ferreira's '54 Merc custom feature; Road Racing from Mexico; Indianapolis 500 Pit Scene; Untried Innovations for Quarter-Mile Racing; Wescott's '32 Fiberglass Parts, John Cassaubon's Olds-Powered Custom '50 Ford; Jack Thompson's '27 T roadster feature; Roy Berger's '28 drag coupe feature; Bill Carr's George Barris-built custom '55 Chevy feature; plus tons more great editorial, technical articles, and features.
Just a great Hot Rod example that will make a nice addition to your collection.
$20.75 + Shipping.

Item #5901
Hot Rod Magazine
January 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages have some very light yellowing mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Studebaker-Packard Lark Hot Rod Road test and feature; A Look at Road Racing V-8 powered cars; Mobile Mileage Rally; Frank Iacono's straight-six cylinder Dragster feature; Jim Khougaz's tube-framed Bonneville roadster feature; Chrisman Bros. "Hustler" Dragster feature; George Spieler Jr's 1934 Ford convertible feature; Fitting doors, fenders, hoods and lids; 1959 NHRA Safety Rules; Drag Racing from Helena, Alabama; Bayview, Washington and Madera, California; plus more great features, editorial, and tech articles.
A great piece of Hot Rod history that will make a nice upgrade to most any Hot Rod magazine collection.
$22.75 + Shipping.

Item #5903
Hot Rod Magazine
March 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are slightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: 1969 Buick LeSabre Road Test; Walt Flynn's Pontiac Indy Car; Drag Strips as A Safe Place to Compete; Pearson Olds Special Dragster; John Rasmussen's Model A Roadster feature; Henry Katzenmaler's 1951 Ford Custom feature; John Good's custom 1932 Ford station wagon feature; Duane Aspengren's 1949 Hudson feature; Miller-Buck &Bohls Olds-Powered 1929 Model A Roadster Drag Car; Jim Butler's totally custom and automated Studebaker; The Oilers Club C/Altered; The Pipers and Piper Puffs car club; plus more great features, technical articles, and editorial.
A great issue for the nostalgia Hot Rod fanatic. This will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$19.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5904
Hot Rod Magazine
April 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are just slightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: 1959 Mercury Test feature; Competition clutches and flywheels; Triumph motorcycle test; How to build your own nerf bars; Modifying Chevy's V-8 - eleven progressive steps to horsepower; John Cooper's Lightweight Competition Roadster; Jack Lindsey's Custom Plymouth feature; Jim Nelson and Dode Martin's Legendary Dragmaster dragster feature; Mickey Sanders' 1931 Roadster feature; R.D. Miller's custom 1955 Ford truck feature; Jack Kuehn's T-Drag/Show Roadster; Bob Hooper's 1936 Ford feature; Chuck Blanchard and Dick Senz's Oregon-based dragster feature; LeRoyGoulart's custom 1951 Ford feature; The Quarter Kings car club from Hollywood, California; Drag Racing from Ohio, plus more useful technical articles, features, and editorial.
A classic issue of Hot Rod that will make a great addition to your collection.
$22.75 + Shipping.

Item #5907
Hot Rod Magazine
July 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are amazingly white, especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: Draggin' Boats; A thorough look at the Thunderbird; 8th Annual Gold Cup Drags from Santa Ana; March of Dimes Championship Drags From Helena, Alabama; Coverage of the Nationals At Detroit, Harley Earl's one-off GM roadster feature, 14-second El Camino off the showroom floor; Afrons Brothers' Green Monster feature; Paul Buckingham's '27 T-bodied Roadster feature; Bob Reuther's '27 T feature; Argentina's Gran Premio; Willie Chambers' and Dale Grantham's Flathead-Powered Dragster feature; Carl Jensen's '28 Roadster Pickup feature; Jack McLenachen, Terry Chenowth, Don LaPrade and Byron Blair's '24 T-Dragster feature; Bob Reuther's '27 T Roadster feature; Ron Gorans and George Joy's Olds-powered streamliner feature; Ed Johnson's Chrysler-Powered Miller Boat feature; Bryan and Wilson Drag Boat Feature; Hanover Rod and Kustom Klub; How it Works - the cooling system; plus more features, technical articles, and editorial.
One fine Hot Rod Issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$19.75 + Shipping.

Item # 5908
Hot Rod Magazine
August 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Rambler Rebel Road Test and feature; NHRA Regionals from Aurora, Oregon; Indy 500 Flashback; NHRA Drag coverage from Abernathy, Texas; NHRA from Santa Maria; LA Roadsters Club Go to Griffith Park; Corvette Quartette features; Harry and Tom Jackson's 1932 Ford roadster feature; John Shields' Supercharged Runabout; Rolla Volstedt's Modified Stocker feature; Dennis Reinero's 1956 Olds Custom feature; Art Bishop's 1924 T roadster feature; Pat O'Brien and John Holthaus' Duel Paxton Blown 1940 Willys A/Gasser feature; The Chevruns of Denver, Colorado; Go Kart Cavalcade; plus more tech, features, and editorial.
Another fantastic collector's item.
$19.75 + Shipping.

Item #5909
Hot Rod Magazine
September 1959
EX+- NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the magazine pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Pikes Peak coverage; Drag Racing from Bayview, York, Indianapolis, and Seabring; Hot Powerboats; Ed Keuhn's Blown Cad-Powered Wickens Whirlwind Boat; Mickey Thompson's Four-Engine Pontiac V-8 Bonneville Land Speed Machine; Ron Beckman's '32 Ford Highboy feature; Don Davis and Fred Stoke's Cadillac-powered dragster feature; Donald Compton's '39 Chevy coupe feature; Ed Brammer, Red Wilson, Mike Burns, and George Burkhart's '29 Model A World's Fastest Roadster feature; Aston Martin Formula 1 Grand Prix Car; Getting Ready for "The Big Go;" Dragsters of Steve Pick and Al Williams; The Draggin' Carrisosas; Karts; Jack Hall's Deuce Roadster; The Draggin' Carrisosas Car Club; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
An incredible issue that display nicely and make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$21.50 + Shipping.

Item #5910
Hot Rod Magazine
October 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the magazine pages have some slight yellowing mostly around the edges due to age.
This Issue Includes: Mickey Thompson Takes Some Pre-Bonneville Runs at Rogers Dry Lake; Norm Thatcher's Blown Dodge Bonneville Hardtop Coupe; The Sidewinder Dragster feature; Gold Cup Hydros Boat Racing; Frank, Weddle and Brown Olds-Powered Dragster; Kurtis Special Quarter Midget; The Grasshopper Roadster feature; Karl Zipf's '30 Model A Ford coupe; Eric Johnson's '40 Ford Pickup feature; Go-Kart Raceway National Championships; NHRA Drags from Platte Valley; Bolt a Chevy in your Studebaker; Monarchs Car Club; plus more tech, features, and editorial.
Another nice Hot Rod that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$13.75 + Shipping.

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