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Time for a new thread, I think many of us grew up seeing the various auto mags and the crazy Hot Rods that were totally custom rides from vans, to custom corvettes, etc.

Post your cool find of Custom Ride.

I will start by one that just blew my mind, talk about the perfect Van / Boat Hauler.


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