Brian Stupski
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Brian Stupski

hot rod bob
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Brad stops in to visit with Hot Rod Bob in this episode of Stories N’ Steel, and discovers that you can reignite the fire for building hot rods at any age! Having retired at the young age of 48, Bob set out to follow his passion, and now spends his days chopping tops and working sheetmetal to create fun hot rods!

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how to paint flames
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If you’ve ever wanted to learn to lay down a custom flame paint job at home, Brad King shows you, step-by-step using budget tools that are readily available to any hot rodder at their local hardware and paint stores.

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Squeeg and the AMBR trophy GNRS
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On this episode of Stories N’ Steel, Brad sits down with Dog Jerger of Squeeg’s Kustoms in Chandler, Arizona to talk hot rods, a lifelong obsession with cars and accidentally winning America’s Most Beautiful Roadster. Yeah, you read that correctly. It’s a fun story that you don’t want to miss.

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Ron Hernandez pinstriper on Stories n Steel
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In this episode of Stories N’ Steel, Brad heads back to the Valley of the Sun to sit and talk pinstriping and hot rods with the legendary Ron Hernandez! Be sure to check out our new Stories N’ Steel YouTube channel and like, comment and subscribe to keep new content headed your way!

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matt hay and the pink t-bird
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In the second episode of our Stories N’ Steel series over on YouTube, Brad and Brian head over to Matt and Debbie Hays’ place for a warm afternoon of talking cars. We cover the T-Bird, the Doritos commercial, Carroll Shelby and more, and even cruise the neighborhood with an Indy car! Join us for an epic and insightful time right here…

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driving an indy car on the street
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On a sunny Spring afternoon, Brad and Brian dropped in on Pro-Street legend Matt Hay to talk Carroll Shelby, collecting memorabilia, cars that got away, tubbed pink street machine Thunderbirds and Indy cars. Needless to say, talk led to ideas, ideas led to action, and we drove two of those things around the neighborhood. Here’s some video.

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car guy conundrums with Chip
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Phoenix area hot rodder, louver artist, and overall cheerleader for the car hobby Chip Quinn of Hot Rod Central Louver Company joins Brad King on the first episode of Stories N’ Steel on our brand-new YouTube channel! Join them as they discuss cars, mini bikes, motorcycles and more, and look deep into car guy conundrums.

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state of the hobby
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The Gearheads sat down with JF Launier, Erik Hansen and Tim Strange at the 71st Grand National Roadster Show to discuss the state of the hobby, and building cars to compete at the highest level. It’s an interesting look at the hobby from the perspectives of owner, builder and designer. We cover a lot of ground.

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episode 74 global hot rod ambassadors
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It’s an international episode seventy-four as the Gearheads are joined in The Round Six Experience at the Grand National Roadster Show by Jay Rushforth and Mike Keller to discuss their recent trip to Saudi Arabia and the Riyadh Auto Salon. Get the inside scoop on being hot rod ambassadors, what really went down with the dirty and damaged cars, and what it’s like to be American in the Middle East.

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supercharged episode 73 gnrs
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Erin and Dustin Helm join the Gearheads at the 2020 Grand National Roadster Show to talk Magnuson Superchargers, careers in the aftermarket industry, covert ops, Marine Biology, work/life balance and more! This one has it all, even a discussion on working for the same employer as your spouse, and having your jobs be your passion. Get out your notebooks, kids. Lots to learn!

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