3 Cylinder Air-Cooled Diesel: 1950 Ford Hot Rod Truck

You could buy a dozen or more self-proclaimed “Rat Rods” on eBay any day of the week, but this one takes it up to that next level and firmly presses the “What-the-What!?” button. For example, is… more»

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WWII P-47 Belly Fuel Tank….Street Rod?

Although it was built recently, the seller has certainly tapped into traditional street rod style on this one. It’s not a perfectly restored ’32 Ford, but I wouldn’t exactly call this a rat-rod either! The seller,… more»

Sweet Street Rod: 1932 Ford Roadster

Vehicles like this 1932 Ford Roadster are perhaps among the coolest cars out there. They are a remnant of a bygone era, still being enjoyed in today’s modern world! Street rods aren’t really my thing, but… more»

California Dreaming: 1934 Ford Roadster

We have discussed the concept of patina before on Barn Finds.  Nowadays, patina is basically a word used to describe a rusty wreck, a clear coated rusty wreck, or a car that is in fair condition,… more»

Up For Sale Again: 1937 Ford Custom Phaeton

I’m not really a fan of rat-rods, but this car is beyond cool. First of all, its a 1937 Ford, which is cool in its own right, but more importantly its a phaeton! Thus, it has… more»

Real Moonshine Runner: 1947 Ford Coupe

Long before rap had its East Coast-West Coast feuds, there was another type of regional competition going on to define what makes a car a hot rod. On the west coast, customizers and dry lake runners… more»

Hot Rod Material: 1932 Ford 5-Window Coupe

The deuce coupe is one of the most popular choices for hot rod builds. They look good chopped with fat slicks and a V8. Heck, they even look good with a stock roof, narrow tires, and a… more»

Mix Of Old And New: 1934 Ford 5 Window

What an incredible hot rod! It’s a bit of a mix of old and new school, but the final product is purely cool. The 1934 Ford 5 window body is said to have been chopped back… more»

Vic Hubbard Hot Rod: 1955 Pontiac Star Chief 421 SD

This could be one of the most incredible hot rod barn finds that has ever surfaced! This period built Pontiac is packing a 421 Super Duty with a Hillborn fuel injection system, handmade headers and a… more»

Parked 46 Years: 1934 Ford Truck Hot Rod

This old truck looks cool, but the tale behind it is what really caught my attention. Supposedly, the previous owner won it during a game of craps at the Missouri State Fair. He passed away shortly after that… more»

1934 Dodge Hot Rod Tow Truck

Calling this Dodge unique might be a bit of an understatement. Whoever built it put a lot of time and hard work into it, but that doesn’t really explain what they were thinking. It’s packing a… more»

Strange Brew: VW Hot Rod or “Sand Rail”?

Ok, I know this is not strictly speaking a barn find. Nor is it even a garage find. But it is a fine example of American automotive home building, and I just can’t help admiring it…. more»

The Ultimate Hot Rod? 1957 Kenworth Thunderhead

I’ve seen enough vehicles that it takes a lot to make me go completely slack-jawed. This incredible vehicle, however, succeeded! What you are looking at has parts from several different trucks and some other things tied together… more»