School of Automotive Machinists
The School of Automotive Machinists offers courses in block, head, and CNC machining. SAM now offers an associate of applied science degree in automotive engine/block and cylinder head machining for students wanting to continue their academic education. SAM was awarded the School of Excellence Award in 2011 and has a 95 percent placement rate, placing graduates in the motorsports industry for the past 25 years.
Signpast | Vintage Reproductions
Signpast is your home for vintage reproduction steel signs. Signpast manufactures over 100 nostalgic signs from yesteryear. Each of their signs are proudly made in the United States—"Like it was, like it should be." They are handmade in small quantities on heavy-duty steel and then baked with a durable enamel coating. Signpast's product line is the perfect addition to an ever-growing collection for the garage, man cave, or bar.
South Coast Stainless
Show Quality stainless steel fasteners are the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one. "Bling bling" for the hot rodder! South Coast Stainless offers a huge selection of stainless steel fasteners with top-of-the-line polishing. Try their polished stainless instead of chrome to avoid the hassles of chipping and rusting bolts.
California Car Cover Company
(800) 423 5525
The Ultimate Maintainer Kit is the best-selling kit in California Car Cover's Golden Shine Car Care Line. This kit includes the signature California Car Duster, plus bottles of the Golden Shine Quick Shine Detail Spray, Tire & Trim Dressing, and Glass Cleaner. Premium towels and applicators are also included. More premium car care products are available on their website.
Kinekt Design Gear Ring: Interactive jewelry for men and women. Turn the outer rims of the ring and see the gears move (see video online). Lifetime warranty and free shipping. Order online or call.
Avoid the malls this holiday season and get the rodder on your list exactly what they want: a subscription to hot rodding's premier publication, Rodder's Journal; $49 (U.S.), $73 (outside U.S.). They will include a complimentary gift card with your personalized message! Call today or visit them online to see our full merchandise catalog for all of your gift giving needs.
Gear Vendors' bolt-on overdrive kits are the best you can buy. Don't butcher the car by removing the muscle car–era transmission. Gear Vendors are stronger, faster, and provide the renowned easy installation that keeps your car a classic but gains the fuel mileage a power ratio splits. The only warrantied overdrive that covers you while you're at the dragstrip. Do it once and do it right. Kits are available for all popular manual and automatic transmissions, and most cost just $2,595—plus other gifts like Drag Week plaques, cool shifter balls, engine shirts, and hats are all available online.
With only 5-1/2 inches from the bottom of the dish to the top of the column, the compact design of the Bella Tilt Roadster steering column has a nostalgic look and tilt functionality. This roadster-style tilt column fits snug against the dash and allows for an additional 2 inches of clearance in the driver seat. Each column is CNC machined from 304 stainless steel and made in the United States.