ON THE COVER THIS MONTH'S...
ON THE COVER
THIS MONTH'S COVER IS HOME TO DANIEL SIMPSON'S AMAZINGLY MODDED 1985 CHEVY BLAZER THAT HAS BEEN THROUGH A COMPLETE OVERHAUL THANKS TO SOME FRIENDLY COMPETITION. PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOHN JACKSON.
TUK -N- ROLL
ll it took for Randall McCarrell from Knoxville, Tennessee, to get bitten by the minitruckin' bug was a dose of cool in high school. After a few years, he decided to take his daily to the next level.
What's low, cool, and covered in tattoos? Mitchell Askelson's 1992 Toyota Pickup has the low and cool part handled, and thanks to a few friends, the tattoos are just a bonus.
THE UGLY DUCKLING
Taichi Yamamoto from Saitama, Japan had the challenging task of turning his 1997 Nissan D22 Double Cab into something he could be proud to show AND drive.
Daniel Simpson's 1985 Chevy Blazer has seen quite a few different looks. But thanks to his club brothers in Severed Ties Texas, and some serious dedication, his latest rendition is simply amazing.
When it comes to building the perfect truck, we all have our fair share of struggles, but sometimes you get lucky like Brett Crump and his 2000 Toyota Tacoma.
FIVE TIMES AROUND
This 1993 Nissan Hardbody is owned by a perfectionist who goes by the name of Walter Lamb. After five complete makeovers, Walter is happy with his ride-for now.
FIBERGLASS HOOD INSTALL
Show Down Customs shows us some of the hood tricks they have up their sleeve.
PROJECT LOW LUX
Check out the flush-mount wishbone crossmember as we continue to reveal some of the cool little tricks of this buildup.
CALIF. MINI-TRUCK DISMANTLERS
Thirty years of minitrucks and Cal Mini is still going strong. The old guys have reunited and added a new spark to this long burning fire. Check it out as we celebrate thirty years of minitrucks and thirty more to come!
Yet another cool poster to yank out and use for the beer stains on your carpet, or a paper airplane in your math class.
CLUB PROFILE - FREAKS OF NATURE
The Freaks are here to party, but they are also one of the closer family-oriented minitruck clubs around.
IN MEMORY OF JD HURTA
This special memorial feature shows the dedication of family and club members from Vertically Challenged all coming together for JD Hurta.
THE HOT SEAT
This month we bring you One Sleeve Steve-more than just another ugly face.
Sometimes the best ideas aren't planned, they just happen. That's how this show in Joplin, Missouri, got its start and continues to grow.
New York's biggest minitruck show only gets better with age.
SAN DIEGO CRUISE NIGHT
CNJ Events teams up with Sunset and gets So Cal crusin' in style.
BLOOD DRAG 2009
Blood Drag has become a household name and now hosts shows on both coasts.
UNLEASHED MODERN CUSTOM SHOW
This Kentucky favorite continues to bring out the great rides of the state.
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