Boldly Build Your Car the Way You Want It.
Build your own car.
Well duh, that's what I'm doing...
No, build your car. Do it the way you want to do
it. Don't let others tell you the way it should be.
If you let others influence you, you tend not to bond
with it. Then you lose interest. Then you have an
Read that again.
If you truly want to build a hotrod for yourself, then
get an idea what you want. Look at pictures, but don't
feel like you have to copy them. Pick out things that
you like then come up with the look you want. Now stick
Nobody likes every car. If everyone on here showed
pictures of their cars or trucks, everyone else would
come up with things they would change on them.
I see lots of cars at shows and on the street that I don't
particularly like, but who cares? Their owners are so
excited about them, so those cars are perfect.
Ok, so if nobody likes every car, then you have total
freedom to build what you like!
Remember, we're not in this to make lots of money, we're
in it to build our hotrods.
Ok, now for a little bit of the other side of the coin...
Say you're planning on selling this car down the road.
Remember when I said look at pictures and get an idea
what you want? Those same pictures will give you an idea
what is selling.
If you paint it pink with a pro stock wing and whitewalls,
you may have a hard time getting rid of it. Don't even
think about getting your money back.
With that said, use some good judgement. Don't let others
tell you what to build. Build your own car. However, if
it's not your dream car, don't make it unsellable.
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