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This Restomod Shop Mastered the Lost Art of Saying 'No', Now They're Thriving
This Restomod Shop Mastered the Lost Art of Saying 'No', Now They're Thriving

2 Jul 2024, 05:14 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / As the founder and owner of EMC Alex and his team have turned this devotion to the classic Mercedes 250 GD Wolf into a lucrative small business.

 
Driven: 2024 EMC Mercedes-Benz Wolf Restomod - For the Person Who Hates Overpowered SUVs
Driven: 2024 EMC Mercedes-Benz Wolf Restomod - For the Person Who Hates Overpowered SUVs

28 Jun 2024, 20:26 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Some younger Americans might not even know the G-Wagen used to not just be a baller's ride. If you're one of them, let EMC be your introduction.

 
Monster Truck-Converted 50s Seagrave Fire Engine Sports Big Block V8 and a Jet Engine
Monster Truck-Converted 50s Seagrave Fire Engine Sports Big Block V8 and a Jet Engine

27 Jun 2024, 02:50 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Seagrave might not ring a lot of bells unless you're super into vintage American firefighting equipment. But this one's jet engine will get your attention.

 
Custom '63 Ford F100's Now Married to a Del Rey Sky Lounge Camper, Sports 460 V8
Custom '63 Ford F100's Now Married to a Del Rey Sky Lounge Camper, Sports 460 V8

1 Jun 2024, 16:12 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / As one of the most notorious names in American camper production in the 60s, Del Ray made a habit of fabricating pickup camper trailers.

 
Part Corvette, Part Land Cruiser, This LS3-Swapped 80 Series Makes Perfection Go Faster
Part Corvette, Part Land Cruiser, This LS3-Swapped 80 Series Makes Perfection Go Faster

26 May 2024, 17:30 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Based out of Harrisburg, North Carolina, TLC 4x4 is among a new breed of shops, one that specializes in only one model of vehicle restomodded to perfection.

 
Aston Martin V12-Swapped '71 Range Rover is The British Empire on Four Wheels
Aston Martin V12-Swapped '71 Range Rover is The British Empire on Four Wheels

3 May 2024, 01:50 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / This Rangie goes for sale at the Sywell Aerodrome in Northamptonshire via the Iconic Auctioneers group on May 8th, 2024.

 
Stunningly Preserved '69 Dodge Chinook Motorhome Wins the Van Life Flex Award
Stunningly Preserved '69 Dodge Chinook Motorhome Wins the Van Life Flex Award

1 May 2024, 15:26 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Coming to us on Craigslist out of Tempe, Arizona, this particular heavy-duty Dodge-based Chinook motor home comes from one of the most celebrated manufacturers

 
Grab Groceries, the Kids, and a Speeding Ticket in This V8-Swapped 1998 Ford Explorer
Grab Groceries, the Kids, and a Speeding Ticket in This V8-Swapped 1998 Ford Explorer

29 Apr 2024, 15:21 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / One thing's for sure, if more classic Ford Explorers from the mid-to-late 90s wind up being turned into restomods, we're all for it.

 
Driven: Velocity’s LT1-Swapped K5 Blazer Is the King of Restomod 4x4s
Driven: Velocity’s LT1-Swapped K5 Blazer Is the King of Restomod 4x4s

21 Apr 2024, 19:21 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / On the former site of a factory that once manufactured airplane parts, the team at Velocity Restorations takes old American Iron and gives them new life.

 
Buckstop Truckware's Single Rear-Wheel Converted F-450 Stole the Show at the Mint 400
Buckstop Truckware's Single Rear-Wheel Converted F-450 Stole the Show at the Mint 400

19 Mar 2024, 05:16 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / n a quiet little corner of the venue, you could almost walk right past Buckstop Truckware's booth at the Mint this year. But not once you gave it a look.

 
Rags to Riches: How a Crusty ’54 Chevy Truck Got an LSX and a Six-Figure Auction Price
Rags to Riches: How a Crusty ’54 Chevy Truck Got an LSX and a Six-Figure Auction Price

4 Mar 2024, 16:53 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Even under the most bare-bones configuration, an LSx can easily jet in the ballpark of 475 horsepower at the crank. But this one makes even more.

 
Forget the Bronco Raptor, This LS3 Swapped Nissan Patrol Has Even More Power
Forget the Bronco Raptor, This LS3 Swapped Nissan Patrol Has Even More Power

28 Feb 2024, 16:20 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Lucky for the European readers in our audience, IOD Performance is happy to help you build a similarly-specked machine to this one.

 
Two Doors, Two Engines: This International Harvester Scout II is Several Shades of Extra
Two Doors, Two Engines: This International Harvester Scout II is Several Shades of Extra

26 Feb 2024, 18:19 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Even on first looks alone, it's fairly clear what we're dealing with here is very atypical compared to what we've come to expect.

 
Ultra-Rare Cadillac Eldorado Truck Conversion Fights for Life in South Carolina
Ultra-Rare Cadillac Eldorado Truck Conversion Fights for Life in South Carolina

25 Feb 2024, 16:40 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Indeed, there's something infinitely bizarre about the timeless classic Eldorado's front fascia juxtaposed with a pickup truck bed.

 
Roy Wallace's LSx Swapped '62 Cab-Over Jeep Makes Modern 4x4s Tremble
Roy Wallace's LSx Swapped '62 Cab-Over Jeep Makes Modern 4x4s Tremble

25 Feb 2024, 15:28 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / With a modern drivetrain in tow, vehicles of this nature, like this 1962 Jeep FC-170 manage to look like nothing else on the road.

 
Part Light Truck, Part Tiny Home, This 1996 Toyota HiAce Brings JDM Weirdness Stateside
Part Light Truck, Part Tiny Home, This 1996 Toyota HiAce Brings JDM Weirdness Stateside

18 Feb 2024, 22:32 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / This particular 1996 HiAce for sale out of Moreno Valley, California, near San Bernadino, is fresh from the Port of Los Angeles.

 
Ram 2500 Inside, Classic Dodge Outside: Ex-USAF D200 Pickup Was the Pride of Mecum
Ram 2500 Inside, Classic Dodge Outside: Ex-USAF D200 Pickup Was the Pride of Mecum

16 Feb 2024, 04:54 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Directly from the factory nearly 60 years ago, this Dodge D200 was delivered to the United States Air Force for a career servicing air bases.

 
Weaver Customs' LS3-Swapped International Scout Gaps M3s While Looking Retro as Heck
Weaver Customs' LS3-Swapped International Scout Gaps M3s While Looking Retro as Heck

13 Jan 2024, 18:33 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / From the factory, the Scout hit dealer floors with a number of different engines under the hood, from four-pots to straight-sixes, V8s, and even diesels.

 
Supercharged LT4-Swapped '94 Silverado Gaps Sports Cars Half Its Age
Supercharged LT4-Swapped '94 Silverado Gaps Sports Cars Half Its Age

28 Dec 2023, 16:07 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / This particular 1994 Silverado single cab comes to us from the ultra-skilled team at Killer Performance shop in Grain Valley, Missouri.

 
Hate Modern Trucks? This '94 F-350 XLT Has a Surprise Under the Hood
Hate Modern Trucks? This '94 F-350 XLT Has a Surprise Under the Hood

28 Dec 2023, 02:48 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / On first impressions, this looks like a perfectly typical 90s vintage heavy-duty, dually Ford truck, and it still is apart from one key area.