October 1953 Hot Rod Magazine

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October 1953 Hot Rod Magazine

Magazines are complete and range from Good to NM condition.

Grading is as follows:

NM – little to no cover wear or creasing with spine showing little to no use wear

EX+ - very subtle cover wear and very minor creasing with spine showing only subtle use wear.

EX -very subtle cover wear and creasing with spine showing very subtle wear

VG – some subtle cover wear and creasing with spine showing some minor use wear

Good – some noticeale cover wear and creasing with spine showing some average use wear.

Fair – noticeable cover wear and obvious creasing with spine showing above average use wear and possibly loos to the staples.

All magazines we sell include magazine pages in excellent, readable condition with most older magazines showing some level of yellowing mostly around the edges due to age.
This issue includes: Coverage of the Pacific Southwest Championship Drags from San Diego's Paradise Mesa Airstrip; Red Wilson's Dodge V-8-Powered Boat; Tommy Baker's drag racing 1952 Cadillac feature; Mickey Thompson, Chet Herbert, Bill Burke, Jim Lindsley and A.J. Michele, Fred Carrillo, and others get ready for Bonneville; Bill Kenz's twin-engine hot rod; Chuck Manning's V-8 Ford-powered roadster; Jim Richardson's Chevy convertible feature; Bill Welch's ford roadster feature; Battle of the V-8's; Parts With Appeal featuring model Keith Kerrigan; The Drifters' Hot Rod Club's 1937 Merc-Powered Ford Drag Coupe; Drag Racer Peg Hart Profile: Jim McKinley's 1936 three-window Ford feature; Stroker McGurk cartoon; plus more great editorial, tech articles, and features.
This fantastic issue is full of great, vintage Hot Rod editorial and features.