About the Magazine

Showing hot rods and customs the respect they deserve.

spreadAWith the very best in hot rod and custom photography, writing, and history, The Rodder’s Journal is unmatched amongst automotive publications.

In each issue you will find a carefully crafted blend of traditional hot rods, classic customs, early drag racing, the best newly built cars and the rich personalities behind one of the world’s most unique and passionate pursuits.

spreadBThe Rodder’s Journal is produced by a team dedicated to offering you the best in hot rodding and custom cars, and to publishing one of the finest periodicals in the world.

The result is a richly informative and visually extraordinary magazine built with the same careful touch as a show-winning hot rod.

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CoversIn 20 years The Rodder’s Journal has established itself as unique in its field, and has provided numerous special issues, free gifts to subscribers and an increase in page count. Issues of The Rodder’s Journal are even more valuable on the secondary market—they’re worth considerably more than they cost! This magazine gives hot rodding and customizing the detailed, lavish attention it deserves. See for yourself with a no risk, money back guarantee. Send for your first issue today and join us in celebrating everything rodding and customizing has to offer.

“Hot rods and customs, customs and hot rods. I never miss an issue of The Rodder’s Journal. The best stories and photography.”
—Jimmie Vaughan, Austin, Texas

“The top shelf book on the market. The evolution of this book has been tremendous, each issue continues to improve. It is easy for me to judge this magazine in a positive way because everything in the content is interesting, and the cars and their owners are represented very well.”
—Steve VanBlarcom, Wallingford, Connecticut, Subscriber since Issue #1

“NOWHERE will you see the world of hot rods and custom cars treated with more respect and elegance than in the pages of The Rodders Journal. Each issue reflects the dedication of Steve Coonan, the publisher and sheer-genius photographer. Steve’s selection of subjects, with his personal handiwork in producing its colorful photography, make this book the outstanding showcase that it is, a hands-down favorite among genuine car enthusiasts.”
—Wally Parks, Founder, National Hot Rod Association