Shop Tour

Keeping Them On the Road – A Tour of United Pacific Industries

Factory original parts are great, but most older cars don’t have factory support anymore. Fortunately, companies like United Pacific Industries help keep these classic cars going where the factory no longer exists. While I was there to shoot the feature on the 1932 Ford Pickup, which features many of their own products including the body, […]

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KOH Amada America Tour – A Look into the Los Angeles Technical Center

It’s not very often you get to see the machines that physically create the parts we use on our trucks and cars. We’re usually more focused on the end product and we don’t think about how it was created. Just before the 2019 KOH Pre-Show, Amada America opened its doors and let us do a […]

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Shop Tour: Troy Ladd’s Hollywood Hot Rods

When it comes to modern hot rodding, there are two or three names that come up in conversation. Troy Ladd of Hollywood Hot Rods in Burbank, CA is the top three you’ll hear. I was fortunate enough to be allowed free reign of his shop while he and his guys were working on some of […]

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